SX50 clicking noise

Started Dec 7, 2012 | Questions thread
Dale Buhanan
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Re: SX50 clicking noise
In reply to Zwembroek, Dec 8, 2012

Zwembroek wrote:

Hello, when i shake the camera a bit i hear a clicking noise from inside it. Is that normal?

And i saw today that there is a very small speck or spot on the lens. You can see it only when held in a fixed position. It is on the lower side of the lens. I think i am going to return it.

Yes, that is normal. The SX50 has an orientation sensor in it that makes a little click when you shake the camera. Also, on some cameras, the flash can move a little and make a click if you shake. If the camera works OK and you are satisfied with the pictures, there is nothing wrong with it.  Best of luck.  I enjoy mine a lot.  It clicks also, but works great.

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