Nikon COOLPIX P900 and S6700 Firmware Updates Released

Nikon has released new firmware updates for its Coolpix P900 and S6700 digital compact cameras.

Firmware version 1.2 for the Coolpix P900 superzoom resolves issues that can occur when using a wireless remote, while the version 1.1 update for the S6700 fixes a rare problem where the camera locks up when powered on.

Nikon Coolpix P900 bridge camera features a 16-megapixel image sensor and a mind-blowing F2.8-6.5 24-2000mm equivalent zoom lens. The specs list also includes built-in Wi-Fi with NFC, 7 fps burst shooting, built-in EVF and a fully articulated 3″ 921k-dot LCD.

Nikon Released New Firmware Updates for COOLPIX P900 and S6700 Cameras

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Nikon P900 Firmware Version 1.2 Details

  • • An effort was made to fix an issue that prevented the shutter being released using the optional ML-L3 remote control when a person or object was immediately behind the camera. You should nevertheless select Off for EVF auto toggle in the camera setup menu when using the ML-L3.
  • • Fixed a bug that caused the shutter to be released only once if the optional ML-L3 remote control was operated during movie recording, after which movie recording could not be ended using the movie-record button.

Nikon S6700 Firmware Version 1.1 Details

  • • Fixed an issue that in rare circumstances caused the camera to freeze with the lens extended when the power was turned on.