Category Archives: Nikon D600

Nikon D600 spot issue all over the news again after Chinese TV report


I already mentioned this in my last weekly news post yesterday: CCTV (China Central Television) broadcasted a report on the defective D600 camera and today many major news agencies all over the world are basically killing Nikon’s reputation and even driving the company’s stock down:

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New Nikon D600 grey market cameras available for $1,359.99


New grey market Nikon D600 cameras (no US warranty) are currently listed on eBay for $1,359.99.

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[NR] exclusive: Nikon D4s high ISO/low light comparison with D4, D3s, D800E and D600 cameras

Nikon D4s DSLR camera 7

Terry Hansen did a very extensive and detailed high ISO/low light comparisons between the Nikon D4s (including RAW and small RAW files) and the D4, D3s, D600, D800E cameras. In this post I have included only the samples from ISO 6,400 and above, since this is the range where most readers will be interested to see the […]

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Nikon USA will fix the dust/oil issue in all D600 cameras for free (even if out of warranty)


Who said class action lawsuits do not work? Just few hours after I reported that the first D600 class action lawsuit was filed in California federal court, Nikon USA published a new technical service advisory where they announced a free cleaning and free shutter replacement for all D600 owners, even those with expired warranty. You can send […]

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Law firm already filed a class action lawsuit for the Nikon D600 dust/oil spot issue

Nikon D600 dust time lapse video

A quick update before we continue with the D4s coverage: I was told that the law firm Zimmerman & Reed PLLP has already filed a class action lawsuit in California federal court for the Nikon D600 dust/oil spot issue on February 19th, 2014. Update: here is another Nikon D600 lawsuit.

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Law firm collects Nikon D600 sensor dust/spot complaints for a potential class action lawsuit


The US law firm Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein is currently collecting Nikon D600 dust complaints for a potential class action lawsuit – I personally don’t think this will happen since Nikon has been responsive to customer’s complains and has either fixed the issue (replaced the shutter) or in some cases replaced the camera.

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Nikon is replacing some D600 cameras with new D610 models


Since the Nikon D610 was announced as the solution for the oil/dust issue present on many D600 cameras, I have received several reports from readers (mainly from Europe) who were able to get a new D610 camera from Nikon as a replacement for their “dirty” D600. In some cases (I believe it was France), a small […]

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