Nikon Coolpix S600 review

Started Sep 27, 2008 | User reviews thread
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Nikon Coolpix S600 review

A great camera, except...

Purchased (new) in July 2008, this camera lasted all of one month before a focusing mechanism failure. It's been sitting on a "parts hold" at Nikon USA service for one full month. Meanwhile, the camera, now superceded by the S610, is being closed out at Best Buy for less than $150. I wonder why??

Problems:

Okay...a camera can break, but Nikon's inability to fix it is completely unacceptable. I would think twice about purchasing any of the Coolpix cameras given my experience.

 HRS's gear list:HRS's gear list
Nikon D750 Nikon AF Nikkor 50mm f/1.8D Nikon AF-S Nikkor 85mm f/1.8G Nikon AF-S Nikkor 24-85mm F3.5-4.5G ED VR
Nikon Coolpix S600
10 megapixels • 2.7 screen • 28 – 112 mm (4×)
Announced: Jan 29, 2008
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3.2
Average community score
4.0
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