Sold my "clicking" 5N - now what? (Emphasis on VIDEO)

Started Jan 31, 2013 | Discussions thread
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golfpan Regular Member • Posts: 258
Re: Sold my "clicking" 5N - now what? (Emphasis on VIDEO)

Honestly I'm not sure why people still worry about the 5n clicking issue for video.  I have a 6 now, but I had a 5n before, and I sent it in, and had it back in a week.  Sony paid for overnight shipping both ways (sent it on a Monday, they fixed it on Wednesday and I had it back Friday).  Couldn't have been easier, and it no longer clicked.

Yeah, it's a bit annoying to be without it for a week.  But Sony appears to still be fixing the click even on out of warranty 5n units.  If I wanted a 5n right now, the click would honestly not be a factor.

That said, I'm not aware of any click problems on the newer NEX models at all.

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