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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 10-07-2008, 10:51 PM Thread Starter
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Canon XSi Pricing

So I've been looking around to replace the XTi that I lost a few weeks ago and I've decided to go with the Canon Rebel XTi, just want to be sure I get the best deal possible What I've found is the body and 18-55 IS lens for $799 at Ritz/Wolf and Best Buy, or the 'starter kit' from Costco which is the XSi body, 18-55 IS lens, 55-250 IS lens, Canon bag, 2GB SD card and a few other things for $999.

The Costco deal seems best, since I really want that 55-250 lens for other stuff around Chicago as well. I'm just throwing this out here to see if anyone knows of any better deals on the above setup

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It would be hard to beat, but not impossible - the lens alone should be about $270, Amazon sells the body, and these same 2 lenses for $912, bag should be something around 30-40 and SD card - the same - so if picking up these items from Amazon - you would pay the same, maybe save some on tax.

I recently picked up mint xTi with Canon 18-55 kit and Sigma 18-200/f3.5-6.3 lenses for $600 from ebay - I did that to keep the Sigma lens, and turning the body and the 18-55 around right now on ebay for $400 - I PMed you about that
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