POLL: how long did your Sigma digital last ...

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POLL: how long did your Sigma digital last ...
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... before working less than perfectly. If you own/owned more than one, please quote the worst.

In another thread, a worthy member claims:

"Expecting an electro-mechanical device as complicated as a digital camera to work perfectly for more than two or three years just seems like unrealistic expectations to me."

https://www.dpreview.com/forums/post/65227068

This poll is to find out if that claim is reasonable or not.

As to the answers, the choice of period means a range between the number given and the previous number, e.g. 5 years means between just over 2 and just under 5 years and, yes, I do realize that excludes EXACTLY n years, duh ...

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX1 Sigma SD9 Panasonic Lumix DC-G9 Panasonic Leica DG Macro-Elmarit 45mm F2.8 ASPH OIS Sigma 17-50mm F2.8 EX DC OS HSM +13 more
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0 years.
2.1% 1  vote
1 year.
6.3% 3  votes
2 years.
8.3% 4  votes
5 years.
16.7% 8  votes
10 years.
4.2% 2  votes
15 years.
2.1% 1  vote
Never had one fail in any way.
60.4% 29  votes
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