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4.7 out of 10

Nikon COOLPIX L15

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Reviews and Problems with Nikon COOLPIX L15

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Overall 2
2.0

Piece of ----.

dacactuskid, Amazon
11 December 2013
  • Summary: After less than a year, it broke. Ended up in the garbage; could not be fixed. Waste of money and a BIG disappointment.
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Overall 2
2.0

Not a camera worth the probs that go with it.

Maurice S. Murphy, Amazon
25 November 2010
  • Summary: Nikon Coolpix L-series: OK-ish starter cameras, BUT the USB (not a normal cable config) > PC is iffy depending on PC & install software CD. 75% of web blogs are full of acquire or power drain probs, or both! What works on my Dell LT fails on my HP tower, even good recharge Ni batteries & their (like memory card, not included in pack) recharger won't last as long as U hoped (off the shelf use 'n toss, or rechargers), a 4GB card hold more data than any battery (2-AA's)...
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Overall 2
2.0

Camera not Nikon quality

David G. Gray "Photographer", Amazon
8 February 2008
  • Summary: I recently purchased the Nikon Coolpix L15 Digital Camera as a Christmas present. I also own and have always been 100% satisfied with my other Nikon cameras: the F3, N70, N5200 and D70s. The L15 in my opinion has 3 major faults. First, alkaline battery life is terrible. Nikon claims 160 shots, but actual usage has been far less [30 to 70].
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Overall 2
2.0

Screen broke in normal use

PetersonNY, Amazon
27 January 2008
  • Summary: All I want is a camera that I can carry in my suit pocket to take visual "notes." This camera seems like the perfect solution. I previously owned a Nikon Coolpix L11. I had it less than four months, carrying in my suit pocket. One day I found the screen broken, rendering the camera unusable. I don't recall ever bumping the camera and I certainly never dropped it. Thinking I might be somehow responsible for the broken screen I did not return the broken L11 to Nikon.
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Overall 2
2.0

Worst Digital Camera I have ever owned!

Gordon M. Carpenter "Daddy G", Amazon
17 January 2008
  • Summary: Worst Digital Camera I have ever owned! Took 5 pictures on a set of batteries that were supplied with the camera then they were dead. Put in a new set and they were dead after 5 more pictures. Pictures were very grainy and color was off. Flash produced to much light making all of the pictures overexposed. This is my 4th digital camera and I expected alot more from it. I am sure it was defective. I returned it. I am going to use my old camera for a little while longer.
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Overall 2
2.0

Out of Focus

J. Stanton "realist", Amazon
17 January 2008
  • Summary: Very Disappointed in this camera. It won't focus properly for a wide array of shots, and can't be focused manually. Perhaps mine is simply defective? Feel lucky?
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Overall 2
2.0

What were they thinking?

wrangler, Amazon
29 December 2007
  • Summary: I've owned this camera for a month. 'Dud' isn't strong enough to describe it. It eats batteries. Can't pan with it - the image jumps all over the place. Very, VERY slow recycle. The double-flash is much too hot. What could Nikon have been thinking? There are absolutely no positive features to the camera. There are so many good alternatives, I couldn't recommend this camera to anyone -- even if they cut the price to $29 - or $9 for that matter.
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Overall 2
2.0

Don't waste your time

Donald V. Rundberg, Amazon
23 December 2007
  • Summary: Bought this camera after returning a Canon that didn't perform as expected. This camera is horrible and was returned after only a few days of use. Pros: Small size, takes AA's, that's about it. Cons: Under any flash mode you get a double flash (my 8 month old closed her eyes when the first one went off so when the picture was taken when the second one went off, we got nothing but pictures of her squinting).
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Overall 2
2.0

Two Thumbs Down!!

Not pleased "Lindsay", Amazon
19 December 2007
  • Summary: We've had a 2.0m Powershot for four yeaars(which we loved) and decided to get something smaller and light weight. Well, it's definitely smaller and light weight, but if you ever want to take a picture of anything, you better have all day. It takes about 20 seconds between pics. You sit there and watch this darn hourglass and keep watching and keep watching. Finally, it's time to take another pic. Needless to say, if you have kids, this is a terrible item.
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Overall 2
2.0

User Review

Pixmania
22 January 2008
  • Conclusion: appareil très décevant, une gestion des couleurs désastreuse, Le mode flash surexpose tout j'essaie de le faire changer mais l'appareil était livré avec un petit défaut sur le plastique
  • Pros: Joli à voir, fonctions simples, grand écran
  • Cons: Surexposition systématique, images granuleuses, couleurs mauvaises
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