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After the price reduction, the Nikon Coolpix A camera now comes a free optical viewfinder

After last week’s Nikon Coolpix A price drop, the deal got even sweeter today – the DF-CP1 optical viewfinder ($396.95 value) is now included for free – see the listings at B&H. This is basically half price of what the camera and viewfinder costed two weeks ago. Grey market Coolpix A cameras are now down to $449 […]

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Finally: Nikon Coolpix A camera price dropped to $699

The price of the Nikon Coolpix A camera (see review) finally dropped in the US as well to $699 at Amazon, Adorama and B&H (the refurbished price is now $599.95). This $400 price drop is for a regular (Nikon US warranty) and not grey market camera. I expect the Coolpix A model to be discontinued soon. Nikon […]

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New firmware available for the Nikon Coolpix P600 and P340 cameras

Nikon released firmware updates v.1.2 for the Coolpix P600 ($399) and Coolpix P340 ($346) cameras:

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Nikon Coolpix A firmware update C 1.12 released

Nikon released firmware update C 1.12 for the Coolpix A compact camera (still selling for full price). Only one modification is enabled with the new firmware update: An issue that sometimes prevented appropriate exposure control with interval timer photography has been resolved.  

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Nikon Coolpix S6900 compact camera announced

Nikon also announced one (!) new Coolpix camera – the S6900 has a vari-angle 3″ LCD screen, Wi-Fi, NFC, 12x optical zoom and built-in camera stand: Read more at nikon.com.

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Nikon Coolpix A camera approaching end of life

I received information that the Nikon Coolpix A compact camera (see review) is no longer available to distributers in Germany and will no longer be manufactured. There is a good chance that Nikon may introduce a new model at Photokina if they plan to continue this product line. The Coolpix still sells for the introductory […]

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Firmware update 1.1 for Nikon Coolpix P340, P530, P600 released

Nikon released Firmware update 1.1 for Nikon Coolpix P340, P530, P600 compact cameras. Here are the download links:

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