Skip to navigation

Nikon D600 review

  • Nikon D600
  • Nikon D600
  • Nikon D600
  • Nikon D600
  • Nikon D600
  • Nikon D600
  • Nikon D600
  • Nikon D600
  • Nikon D600
  • Nikon D600
  • Nikon D600
  • Nikon D600
  • Nikon D600


A breakthrough price for a full-frame SLR, but you'd never guess from the features, performance or quality

Review Date: 6 Nov 2012

Price when reviewed: £1,545

Buy it now for: £1303
(see more store prices)


Reviewed By: Ben Pitt

Our Rating 5 stars out of 5

User Rating 5 stars out of 5

Powered by Reevoo

ExpertReviews Award

Basic Specifications

Part Code VBA340AE
Review Date 6 Nov 2012
Rating ***** stars out of 5
CCD effective megapixels 24.3 megapixels
CCD size 35.9x24mm
Viewfinder optical TTL
Viewfinder magnification, coverage 0.7x, 100%
LCD screen size 3.2in
LCD screen resolution 921,000 pixels
Articulated screen No
Live view Yes
Optical zoom 3.5x
Zoom 35mm equivalent 24-85mm
Image stabilisation optical, in kit lens
Maximum image resolution 6,016x4,016
File formats JPEG, RAW; QuickTime (AVC)

Camera Controls

Exposure modes program, shutter priority, aperture priority, manual
Shutter speed 30 to 1/4,000 seconds
Aperture range f/3.5-22 (wide), f/4.5-29 (tele)
ISO range (at full resolution) 50 to 25600
Exposure compensation +/-5 EV
White balance auto, 7 presets with fine tuning, manual, Kelvin
Additional image controls contrast, saturation, sharpness, brightness, hue, Active-D Lighting, noise reduction, colour space
Manual focus Yes
Closest macro focus 38cm
Auto-focus modes 39-point
Metering modes multi, centre-weighted, centre
Flash auto, forced, suppressed, slow synchro, rear curtain, red-eye reduction
Drive modes single, continuous, interval, self-timer, AE bracket, WB bracket, flash bracket, ADL bracket, HDR, multiple exposure


Memory slot 2x SDXC
Mermory supplied none
Battery type Li-ion
Battery Life (tested) 900 shots
Connectivity USB, mini HDMI, microphone, headphone out, optional GPS, optional IR remote
Body material Magnesium alloy, plastic
Lens mount Nikon F
Focal length multiplier 1.0x
Kit lens model name Nikkor 24-85mm f/3.5-4.5G ED VR
Accessories USB cable, neck strap
Weight 850g
Size 113x141x82mm

Buying Information

Warranty one year RTB
Price £1,545
Prev Next

User Reviews

Best Prices

Price comparison powered by Reevoo

< Previous   Reviews : Digital cameras Next >
Sponsored Links


Award-winning Digital cameras
Best Buy
Canon EOS 70D
Best Budget Buy
Sony Alpha A3000
Fujifilm X-T1

Canon EOS 70D review

Canon EOS 70D

Category: Digital cameras
Rating: 5 out of 5
Price: £999
Samsung NX30 review

Samsung NX30

Category: Digital cameras
Rating: 4 out of 5
Price: £900
Canon PowerShot SX600 HS review

Canon PowerShot SX600 HS

Category: Digital cameras
Rating: 3 out of 5
Price: £199
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ60 review

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ60

Category: Digital cameras
Rating: 4 out of 5
Price: £339
Fujifilm X-E2 review

Fujifilm X-E2

Category: Digital cameras
Rating: 4 out of 5
Price: £1,149
Sponsored Links


Also in this category...




Expert Reviews Printed from

Register to receive our regular email newsletter at

The newsletter contains links to our latest PC news, product reviews, features and how-to guides, plus special offers and competitions.