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    Why is it that lens has international warranty regardless which country you buy from but camera body only have local warranty?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Xiao_shin View Post
    Why is it that lens has international warranty regardless which country you buy from but camera body only have local warranty?
    hmm they are trying to protect the rights?
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    Quote Originally Posted by spazzer View Post
    hmm they are trying to protect the rights?
    Sony bodies have international warranty too. What brand are you referring to?
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    Must be Canon
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    Quote Originally Posted by Xiao_shin View Post
    Why is it that lens has international warranty regardless which country you buy from but camera body only have local warranty?
    Maybe body is electronic item? electronic items has higher tax in some country? lens is not electronic as it need not battery to operate on it own...

    just my guessing
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    Asking more on Canon and Nikon.. the big 2 fish in the market.

    Didn't know Sony bodies has international warranty. Cool!

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