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Nikon Coolpix P600 Sample Photos

We go hands-on with the new Nikon Coolpix P600 - the new ultra zoom camera with a 60x optical zoom. Updated with sample photos.

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Nikon Coolpix P600 Sample Photos: Nikon Coolpix P600 (5) (Custom)

We have a hands-on look at the Nikon Coolpix P600, with an impressive 60x optical zoom lens equivalent to 24-1440mm in 35mm terms, the camera features built in Wi-Fi, a 3inch vari-angle screen, and built in electronic viewfinder (EVF). 

Key Features

  • 16 megapixel backlit CMOS sensor
  • 60x optical zoom lens, equivalent to 24-1440mm
  • Vibration Reduction (optical VR)
  • 3inch vari-angle screen
  • Electronic ViewFinder
  • FullHD video with stereo sound
  • 1cm macro mode
  • ISO100 to ISO6400
  • 7fps continuous shooting
  • Wi-Fi connectivity
  • 330 shot battery life
Here you can see the back of the camera showing a photo taken at the wide-angle end of the lens, and in the very centre, a screen which we zoom into for the next photo: 

Nikon Coolpix P600 Sample Photos: Nikon Coolpix P600 (2) (Custom)

Using the full 60x optical zoom on the Nikon Coolpix P600, we were able to get a photo of the butterfly on the screen, and despite hand-holding the camera we were able to get a sharp shot.

Nikon Coolpix P600 Sample Photos: Nikon Coolpix P600 (3) (Custom)

Updated 26/03/2014: We have taken sample photos with a production version of the Nikon Coolpix P600, which can be seen below:

Nikon Coolpix P600 ISO test images

Nikon Coolpix P600 White-balance test images

Nikon Coolpix P600 Hands-On Photos of Equipment

Nikon Coolpix P600 Specifications

Max Aperturef/3.3 - f/6.5
35mm equivalent24mm - 1440mm
Optical Zoom60x
Image Sensor
Pixels16Mp (Megapixels)
Pixels (W)4608
Pixels (H)3456
Sensor TypeBack-lit CMOS (B.S.I.)
Sensor Size1/2.3inch
Sensor Size (width)No Data
Sensor Size (height)No Data
Aspect Ratio
  • 4:3
  • 16:9
  • 3:2
  • 1:1
LCD Monitor
LCD Monitor3in
Screen resolution921k dots
Touch ScreenNo
Min Focus1cm
Focusing modes
  • Manual
  • Face Detection
  • AF Tracking
Exposure Control
Shutter speeds shortest1/4000sec
Shutter speeds longest15sec
Bulb modeNo Data
Exp modes
  • Program
  • Aperture-Priority
  • Shutter-Priority
  • Manual
  • Scene modes
  • A
  • Centre-weighted - Average
  • Multi Pattern
  • Spot
ISO sensitivity100 - 6400
White balance
  • Auto
  • Manual
  • Outdoors/Daylight
  • Cloudy
  • Incandescent
  • Fluorescent
  • Flash
Exposure Comp+/-2
Shooting Options
Continuous shooting7fps
Movie modeYes
Video Resolution
  • 1920x1080 FullHD
  • 1280x720 HD 720p
  • 640x480 VGA
Video FPS30p, 25p
Stereo SoundYes
Optical Zoom with VideoYes
Other Features
Image StabilisationYes
Card Type
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
File Type
  • JPG
Power Source
Battery TypeLithium-Ion
Battery Life (CIPA rating)330shots
Box Contents
Box ContentsCamera Strap, Lens Cap LC-CP29 (with cord), Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL23, Charging AC Adapter EH-71P, USB Cable UC-E21

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Photographs taken using the Nikon Coolpix P600

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sasan Avatar
sasan 10 36 England
3 Mar 2014 8:30AM
Great!Can't wait for perfect reveiwBlush
meuvoy Avatar
meuvoy 9 5 Brazil
27 Mar 2014 1:29AM
Apparently she have a sensor above the average for Compact cameras!

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