(ENDED) Imported Canon 5D Mark III body for $2000 [grey market]

As of a 2/19/15 recheck, this limited time eBay offer expired (the price increased to $2250)…

If you are comfortable with imported (grey market) DSLRs that don’t come with a Canon USA warranty, among the latest featured eBay Deals, eBay seller “GetItDigital” (99.5%) is offering the new condition imported/gray-market Canon 5D Mark III body only for $2000 with free shipping, with a limit of five per buyer. Nearly 2000 units got sold from this listing. Please note you only get a one year warranty from the seller GetItDigital, no warranty from Canon USA.

The authorized Canon dealer price at the moment is $2800 after a $300 mail-in rebate at Amazon et al. However, if you are looking for a Canon USA warranty model, you can get a better value if you get one of the mail-in rebate bundles offered at Adorama and B&H Photo. At B&H Photo, $2550 after a $550 mail-in rebate gets you the 5D Mark III body only and Pixma Pro 100 printer and paper and SD and bag and extra battery. A similar offer is available at Adorama that also includes a NewLeaf spills and drops warranty.