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Nikon COOLPIX L14
4.8 out of 10

Nikon COOLPIX L14

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Reviews and Problems with Nikon COOLPIX L14

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Overall 4
4.0

Nikon Coolpix L14 7.1MP Digital Camera with 3x Optical Zoom

Nicholas Nelson, Amazon
6 April 2010
  • Summary: My older Samsung Digimax S500 5.1MP camera took better pictures than this one. Battery life is very short.
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Overall 4
4.0

BEWARE--WORST CAMERA ON MARKET

vintage huntress, Amazon
16 March 2009
  • Summary: NIKON....they shouldn't be allowed to sell this piece of JUNK. Only lasted 6 months, then every other picture taken was out of focus, no matter how much you adjust. NOT user friendly, extremely frustrating to use. LENS ERROR, LENS ERROR, LENS ERROR all the time!!!! Piece of JUNK.
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Overall 4
4.0

Bad Performance/Poor Quality

M. Medina "MM", Amazon
21 February 2009
  • Summary: I do not recommend this camera to anybody. I was replacing my old Coolpix L12 which used to take good pictures, but I was very dissapointed with the Coolpix L14. The quality of the pictures and videos are very poor.
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Overall 4
4.0

Nothing But Blurry Pictures

nikki "nikki", Amazon
31 December 2008
  • Summary: I did a lot of research before settling on a Nikon camera. Apparently I didn't do enough research when I selected the Nikon Coolpix L14. This camera made me think twice about the supposedly top brand of cameras.
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Overall 4
4.0

Not Good buy

Rajith Ramachandran "Rajith", Amazon
23 June 2008
  • Summary: I bought this in Feb 2008 and next month it sarted giving me LENS ERROR, the camera switches off itself after few seconds when powered on(with the LENS ERROR message). I have given it for service. I missed to capture many important event after purchasing this product.
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Overall 4
4.0

Don't believe the positive reviews -- very poor performer.

D. Fichtner, Amazon
30 April 2008
  • Summary: Honestly, I now firmly believe that reviews on sites are often "seeded" with positives from companies. My wife and I purchased this camera for her mother, and we are greatly disappointed. The photos it takes are, to be honest, not up to snuff.
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Overall 4
4.0

Blurry Shots

Phil S., Amazon
30 December 2007
  • Summary: My experience was much the same as TechnoGeek's. Almost every picture I took was blurry. Outdoors it takes fairly decent shots, but indoors it is extremely finicky. I poured over the manual and tried every combination of settings, but I could not get the camera to take consistently clean pictures.
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Overall 4
4.0

Slow, washed out pictures from my Nikon L14

TechnoGeek, Amazon
4 December 2007
  • Summary: I just recently purchased this camera, and after using it for only 5 days I have decided to return it primarily because the image quality is very poor. The images are soft and washed out, not sharp and crisp like I have come to expect from Nikon (I have the D80 as well).
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Overall 4
4.0

Did they ruin a good thing?

Nom DePlume, Amazon
1 December 2007
  • Summary: After reading glowing reviews of the L10, L11, and L12, I noticed that that Nikon has released the L14 and 15. Presumably, they were very similar to the previous models, but hey, they used a NEW processor, and new is better, right? And look, they come in cool colors! I like the blue!
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Overall 4
4.0

Not recommended!

L. Dutton "seagull", Amazon
9 September 2008
  • Summary: I purchased this camera in April 2008 to replace my much loved Canon Powershot which I had managed to damage beyond repair by slaming it down on the pavement when I fell immediately after taking a shot!
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