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Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II The second Micro Four Thirds camera that offers phase detect focusing so you can use Four Thirds DSLR lenses normally as well a Micro Four Thirds lenses.

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Re: 200 Trade in bonus

I had a look at the Wex site today and they have got nine used E-M1 Mk I bodies for sale. I wonder how many of these are the result of the 200 trade in bonus? They have just reduced the price of some of them by 20-80, presumably to get more consistency in the prices. I was surprised to see that they have rated mine as grade 8, as I thought it was in excellent condition. However, they spent over an hour inspecting it and noted down every tiny bit of missing paint and wear to the finish.

I think the trade in bonus is a good way to upgrade to the Mk II as the total allowance of the trade in price and 200 bonus was probably more than I could have realised by selling my camera privately. Also by selling to Wex I know that they are not going to come back to me if they encounter any problems in the future.

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Re: 200 Trade in bonus

Ffordes are also taking in film sir on that offer
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Re: 200 Trade in bonus

I could be wrong but my understanding is that the deal only applies to interchangeable-lens cameras.
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Re: 200 Trade in bonus

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I could be wrong but my understanding is that the deal only applies to interchangeable-lens cameras.
The wording on the Wex site is: 'Trade in any working digital camera before the 30th June 2017 for a new Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II and receive 200 Trade-in Bonus.' Perhaps it varies from dealer to dealer so the only way to be sure is to contact them.

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Re: 200 Trade in bonus

Off FFordes website
*Claim 200 PX Bonus at the Till (Trade in Any work Film or DIgital SLR) - effective from Tuesday 2nd May - Friday 30th June 2017 contact Ffordes for Quote or further details 01463 783850
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Re: 200 Trade in bonus

MPB have a couple of used mkii at 1699; no bonus, of course, so this looks a bit optimistic to me:
https://www.mpb.com/en-uk/used-equip...4EL4JL,1SWTX,1
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Re: 200 Trade in bonus (Resistance Is Futile)

Picking up an MK2 tomorrow afternoon from LCE in Guildford (working away in Dorking so closest store).

200 trade in on my E-PM1 eases the pain somewhat.

Can't wait, I'm like a kid on Christmas Eve.............
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Re: 200 Trade in bonus

Good luck with it. Enjoy!
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Re: 200 Trade in bonus

Wonder if Jessops will take any camera in exchange?

Well Matt I have traded with jessops for years well before they went bankrupt a few years back. I had a good relationship with the manager who always did good by me. But alas he's moved to another branch, their trade in price was the least tempting for me, I therefore traded in my em1 with SRS the price difference was over 100!
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