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Nikon 1 J1 Digital Camera

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MILC 10.1MP 3x CMOS Dec 2015
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Nikon 1 J1 [Review][HD]
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35 Reasons For

Seven Industry Awards

Amongst latest similar spec cameras, this camera is one of the most highly awarded.

The experts at PhotographyBlog.com, Digitaltrends.com and Purepc.pl all endorse this MILC camera and have given it their "Recommended" award.

The experts at three other expert review sites all endorsed this camera. Ephotozine gave this MILC camera a "Highly Recommended" award, confirming their endorsement and the expert at Log.com.tr gave it an "Editor's Choice" award and thought it was marvellous. In addition, the expert at Onfoto.ru decided that this camera was great and gave it a "Silver" award.

01net.com gave this Nikon camera a "4 Star" award.

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Average Expert Reviews

On average, based on sixty-six expert reviews from sites including What Digital Camera, PhotographyBlog.com, DP Review and CNET.com the average expert rating of this camera is 75%.

Owner Reviews Are Excellent

On average, based on 206 owner reviews the average owner rating of this camera is excellent.

Good Screen / Viewfinder

A number of Nikon 1 J1 reviewers wrote in their reviews that this digital camera was mirrorless. Carpenter wrote in their review of this digital camera “Excellent little compact mirrorless camera” . Layersmagazine.com said “Compact, Mirrorless Digital Camera Nikon has entered the mirrorless camera market with a strong start by introducing their new Nikon 1 system, which includes the J1”. Techradar.com said on Techradar “Read our Nikon 1 V1 reviewEver since Panasonic launched the first mirrorless compact system camera in September 2008, there has been rumour” in their Nikon 1 J1 review.

Six customers concluded that it had a good screen. Graham Attwood mentioned in their review of this digital camera on Amazon three years ago “Some sort of optional pop up 'screen shade' would be useful”. Grammy gave it a rating of 4 stars and said in their Nikon 1 J1 review “The view screen is clear and reasonably large”. Ravi Ranjan mentioned “Best thing about J1 it has great 3" fluid LCD screen” in their review nonetheless they gave the Nikon 1 J1 a score of 60 out of 100.

One customer who purchased it said that it had a good viewfinder. One Nikon 1 J1 owner who purchased the product thought it had an electronic viewfinder. Photoanswers.co.uk said “The EVF is handy in br” in their Nikon 1 J1 review.

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Good Video Capture

A number of Nikon 1 J1 owners said in their reviews that this digital camera was good for video recording. Albie wrote on Amazon “I think there is one other mirrorless brand that does video as good as the Nikon 1 cameras” in their review of the Nikon 1 J1 and gave this digital camera a rating of 5 stars. Bob rated it as very good and he wrote in his review of this digital camera on Amazon two years ago “It happens so fast)--very useful for video as well”. Four years ago David he mentioned “It also takes high quality HD movies” in his Nikon 1 J1 review.

Good Quality Lens

A number of Nikon 1 J1 reviewers reckoned that the Nikon 1 J1 had a good lens. Albie said on Amazon “The 10mm pancake lens is nice if you want to do a lot of shooting in low light.”. Albie also wrote “Many are posting that the 30 - 100 mm lens is very good too”. Conleth Ryan wrote in their review of the Nikon 1 J1 on Amazon “The standard 10-30mm lens is fine for close”.

Thirty-one Nikon 1 J1 owners thought the Nikon 1 J1 had a good autofocus. Five years ago Albie mentioned on Amazon “In bright light the camera will focus more quickly than most cameras out there” in their review of this digital camera. Albie also wrote “The Nikon 1 J1 has better auto focus video than any dSLRs out there”. Albie also wrote “In bright light it is fantastic with great fast focus and great color”.

Some Nikon 1 J1 owners mentioned in their reviews that the product had a good zoom. Ziggy_fan scored this digital camera 4 stars and said five years ago “Apart from that, if you want a good variable zoom camera with professional results.”. Ziggy_fan also mentioned “Get a reasonable compact zoom camera.”. Nothingwired.com mentioned “Compact camera with broad zoom range” in their review of the Nikon 1 J1.

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Good Quality Pictures

Some Nikon 1 J1 reviewers who bought it concluded that it was able to produce good images. Albie mentioned “The Nikon 1 cameras are very good in both pictures and video” in their review. Albie also wrote “For video, you probably will need to put VR on 'active.' This is currently the best camera for both very good pictures AND very good video”. Allegra Jay mentioned on Amazon “Brilliant, great for novices and experts alike - love the moving picture feature” in her review.

A number of Nikon 1 J1 reviewers who reviewed the product agreed that it had a good picture resolution. Sierraq said in their Nikon 1 J1 review “Just the fact that it auto-focuses during normal-speed video shooting is a plus point”. Sierraq also said “Shooting with it is easy enough”. Photographyblog.com wrote on PhotographyBlog.com “Exceptional continuous shooting rates - up to 60 fps”.

Some Nikon 1 J1 reviewers agreed that the product was good in low light. Andregraz wrote in their review on Amazon four years ago “Absolutely amazing, after updating firmware to version 1.2 every shot is clean even in low light and the movies are really fantastic”. Bob said in his review of this digital camera “Image quality in terms of color rendition/accuracy, sharpness and noise, particularly under low-light conditions, is stunning compared to any point”. David said in his review of the Nikon 1 J1 “The advanced CMOS processor allows for better shots in low light than my previous camera”.

Some Nikon 1 J1 reviewers concluded that it had a good image sensor. Doug mentioned in his review on Amazon “The macro function (I photograph flowers a lot) is incredible The sensor may only be 10M pixels”. Mi mentioned “Easy Peezy! The sensor size 10MP is more than you will need” and rated the product as excellent. Mrshev wrote on Amazon “Great sensor and lens.” in their review.

One Nikon 1 J1 reviewer said in their reviews that this digital camera was good at handing highlights and shadows in pictures. Expert website Expertreviews.co.uk rated the Nikon 1 J1 4 stars and mentioned five years ago “Stunning videos are the highlights.”.

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Robust

Twenty-five customers reckoned that this digital camera was well made. Bob mentioned in his review two years ago “The overall build quality is top-notch in terms of look, finish, feel” and gave the product a rating of 5 stars. J. H. Bretts wrote in their Nikon 1 J1 review on Amazon four years ago “Satisfyingly solid and sound - a piece of technology to enjoy from every point of view”. Five years ago Mi wrote “The build quality is first class and feels more like a Leica than a £500 camera” in her Nikon 1 J1 review.

Several Nikon 1 J1 owners thought it was strong and durable. Thomas M. mentioned “The Nikon J1 feels very sturdy and not cheap like other cameras”. One person wrote in their reviews that this digital camera was reliable.

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Nice Design

A number of Nikon 1 J1 reviewers who reviewed the product agreed that it was good looking. Atf said “They came out beautifully”. Two years ago Bob rated it as very good and he mentioned “Really, video performance is pretty impressive for something that is not a camcorder! There are lots of things that could be improved in terms of ergonomics, features, etc.”. F. Proctor mentioned on Amazon “This is a beautiful camera, solidly built, with a great 10-30 lens, nicely put together, good software” and scored it 4 stars.

Six Nikon 1 J1 owners who reviewed it agreed that it was neat. Bill wrote in his review on Amazon “This is a neat little camera that does what I was looking for quite effectively”. Kevin Blake scored it 5 stars and he wrote on Amazon four years ago “At first glance a tidy piece of kit”. Ms. M. E. Taylor said on Amazon “A very neat camera”.

Several Nikon 1 J1 reviewers who purchased the Nikon 1 J1 thought it was a good design. Four years ago Grobbo rated it as excellent and said “The flash is a good built in design, popping up (unlike Sony's clip on)and this camera is smaller than other system/hybrid's”. Grobbo also wrote “The Nikon has the right design to do the job”. Photographyblog.com mentioned on PhotographyBlog.com “Compact, attractive design”.

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Reasonably Priced

A few people considered that it was good value for money. Two years ago 1030 mentioned “Excellent camera - decent price”. Briaan gave it a score of 80 out of 100 and mentioned on Amazon “Was very reasonably priced, under a tenner, i also bought a neutral density filter” in their Nikon 1 J1 review. Catdz said in their review of this digital camera on Amazon three years ago “It is the great price for the beginners”.

Eight Nikon 1 J1 reviewers mentioned that the product was a bargain for the price. Grobbo mentioned on Amazon “I just bought a cheap spare battery for” in their review of this digital camera. Michal Repcik said on Amazon “It was a great deal with another lens” and rated the product 5 stars. Three years ago Mrshev wrote “Buy a UV filter - cheap and makes a big difference to the shots” in their Nikon 1 J1 review.

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Good Size

Several customers who bought the Nikon 1 J1 concluded that it was compact. Last year Amy Barrett said in her review of the Nikon 1 J1 “A good compact little thing with lots of style!”. Bearmwga wrote “Positions itself halfway between a good compact and a medium expense digital SLR” in their review of the Nikon 1 J1. Bill gave the Nikon 1 J1 a score of 4 stars and he said on Amazon “Store compactly”.

Several people who bought it considered that it was a good depth. Atf said in their review of this digital camera “Depth of field is excellent with just enough bokeh to set off the focal points”. N. Smith wrote “There is a lovely depth of colour and vibrance to the shots” in their Nikon 1 J1 review.

A number of Nikon 1 J1 reviewers thought this digital camera was a good weight. Bob wrote two years ago “The small size and light weight (easily pocketable with the tiny 10mm fixed wide-angle lens) make this my "go to" camera for almost everything now” in his review of the Nikon 1 J1. Three years ago Grammy mentioned in their Nikon 1 J1 review on Amazon “When my new camera arrived the first thing I noticed was the weight - 12ozs/350g! My trusty old SLR doesn't weigh that much”.

Some customers wrote that it was good structurally. Briaan mentioned “The construction is solid” in their review of the Nikon 1 J1. Pcadvisor.co.uk wrote on PC Advisor.co.uk four years ago “With solid construction and attractive styling, plus a very appealing range of video shooting modes” and gave this digital camera a rating of 4 stars.

Several customers who purchased this digital camera reckoned that it was a good body shape. Five years ago Ravi Ranjan wrote in their Nikon 1 J1 review “Again bigger sensor will add bulk to body, bargain! My preference is smaller camera which is simple to carry around” however despite that they gave the product a rating of 3 stars. Nothingwired.com wrote in their review of the Nikon 1 J1 “Goodlooking body”.

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Acceptable Noise Level

A few Nikon 1 J1 owners who bought the product concluded that it was noisy. Drn1970 wrote in their review of the Nikon 1 J1 “For what I need it's perfect! The noise grain looks more natural, more film like than many others also” and rated the Nikon 1 J1 5 stars. Three years ago Gadgetman rated the product as excellent and wrote on Amazon “There is noise”. Mr. Bj Chambers mentioned in their review of the Nikon 1 J1 on Amazon “At 800 and 1600 The noise has a pleasant film like character, that favours sharpness over aggressive noise reduction”.

A few Nikon 1 J1 owners who reviewed the product thought it was quiet. Five years ago Photographyblog.com mentioned “Silent operation” and rated this digital camera 4 stars.

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Good Product Quality

A number of people wrote in their reviews that it was good quality. An Old User rated it as very good and she mentioned on Amazon “Excellent picture and video quality”. Andy said on Amazon “Im glad i did simply put its a easy to use camera with great quality pictures!” in his review of this digital camera. Atf mentioned in their review of the Nikon 1 J1 on Amazon “Better quality images than a point”.

Good Technical Features

A few customers who purchased it reckoned that it had good features. An Old User mentioned on Amazon “As I didn't want to get into the DSLR world just yet, this camera provided me the full features of a DSLR in a compact size” in her review of the Nikon 1 J1. David said on Amazon “There some pretty cool features such as the Smart Photo Selector mode which allows continuous shots of a subject from which you can chose the best shot”. Rob wrote four years ago “Has some nice features, one of which takes 5 pics of the same image” in his review of this digital camera.

Easy to Use

A number of customers who bought the Nikon 1 J1 agreed that it was easy to use. Alan Shaw said on Amazon two years ago “It's easy to use, well built”. Albie said in their review of the Nikon 1 J1 on Amazon “Like any camera, you do need to use good holding technique, read the manual” and rated the product as excellent. Allegra Jay wrote “It is very intuitive”.

Fourteen Nikon 1 J1 owners wrote in their reviews that the product was easy to use the menus. Briaan said on Amazon four years ago “Sub menu system is fine and settings are easy to access”. Carpenter rated this digital camera as very good and mentioned “Easy menu system, (if you are used to nikon's way of working” in their review. Grammy mentioned on Amazon “The camera menu is easy to access from a button feature” in their review of the Nikon 1 J1 and gave it a score of 80 out of 100.

Five customers agreed that the Nikon 1 J1 was comfortable and easy to hold. Five years ago Albie mentioned in their Nikon 1 J1 review “Hanging the camera on my neck or shoulder is much more comfortable than my DSLR” and rated the product as excellent. Doug gave the product a rating of 80 out of 100 and he wrote in his Nikon 1 J1 review on Amazon four years ago “Good value for money camera, I wish it felt more firmly gripped in my hands, I would have expected at this price a high speed memory card to be included”. Five years ago F. Proctor wrote “It's nice to hold and my word I'm very happy to have it.” in their Nikon 1 J1 review.

Two people who reviewed the product reckoned that it had a good interface. Sierraq gave this digital camera a rating of 4 stars and mentioned on Amazon “Nikon chose to keep the external interface simple and only the Nikon 1 mode wheel offers only 4”. Expert website Itproportal.com wrote four years ago “The control interface does its best to conc” in their review of this digital camera.

One Nikon 1 J1 owner who reviewed it concluded that it was easy to assemble. J. Wischkaemper mentioned on Amazon “It is possible to construct equivalent lenses which are significantly smaller”. One customer mentioned in their reviews that it had a good experience. John Davis said in his review of this digital camera on Amazon “Actually using the camera has been a nice experience”.

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Good Battery Life

Several Nikon 1 J1 reviewers who reviewed the Nikon 1 J1 reckoned that it had a good battery life. Conleth Ryan said on Amazon two years ago “We bought a spare battery and a cheap bag too, through Amazon” in their review. Conleth Ryan also said “One full battery charge lasted about a week over Christmas, with 4 days of fairly heavy use, so not bad”. Grobbo said on Amazon four years ago “The Nikon 1 does get through its battery, because it takes so many photo's on fast setting”.

Good Flash

Some customers who reviewed this digital camera wrote that it had a good flash. Four years ago Briaan mentioned on Amazon “I usually shoot raw and this has the functionality to do so.I have found the flash useful for close up stuff to infill the frame” in their review of the Nikon 1 J1. Briaan also wrote “Limiting in rhat the range isn t so good, I am used to a hotshoe snd a best flash gun, so perhaps I am being unjust”. Doug scored this digital camera 4 stars and he said on Amazon “The lack of noise at lower speeds is very impressive The flash, which is very easy to turn on”.

Nikon Has Good Digital Camera Reviews

Based on 19,122 expert and owner reviews, Nikon has good ratings for its cameras. Nikon also has good ratings specifically for its MILC digital cameras compared to other brands.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Nikon 1 J1 has a built-in flash. Most of the other MILC digital cameras that have been available for a comparable time to the 1 J1 do not have a built-in flash.

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SD Memory Card

This camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory card, which is typical of many cameras that have been around for a comparable time to it. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

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Very Light

With a weight of only 234 grams, the Nikon 1 J1 is quite light compared to most of the other comparable spec cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the 1 J1. Across all the comparable spec digital cameras that came out around the same time as the 1 J1 the weights range from 210g to 630g, and the average weight is 370g.

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MOS Sensor Type

This camera has a CMOS sensor type, which is typical of many new comparable spec cameras.

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Supports Two Image Formats

The Nikon 1 J1 has a greater number of supported image formats than most cameras that came out in the last 12 months. This Nikon digital camera supports a RAW image format, which is the most frequently supported image format supported by MILC digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the 1 J1. The image format "JPEG XR" is also supported by this camera.

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Features Four Flash Modes

The Nikon 1 J1 has a greater number of flash modes than most cameras that came out in the last 12 months. The most commonly featured flash mode is Auto, but this flash mode is not featured on this Nikon digital camera. The flash modes Fill-in, Red-eye reduction, Second curtain synchro and Slow synchronization are also featured on this Nikon camera.

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Has Nine White Balance Modes

The number of white balance modes found on the Nikon 1 J1 is more than most MILC digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as it. This camera has a Shade white balance mode, which is the most frequently found white balance mode found on MILC digital cameras that came out in the last year. The white balance modes "Auto", "Cloudy", "Fine", "Flash", "Fluorescent", "Incandescent", "Manual" and "Sunny" are also found on this digital camera.

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Has Three Photo Effects

The number of photo effects found on the Nikon 1 J1 is more than most similar spec cameras that have been around for the last year. This camera has a Black&White photo effect, which is the most commonly found photo effect found on new MILC digital cameras. The photo effects "Neutral" and "Vivid" are also found on this Nikon camera.

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Supports Three Camera File Systems

The number of camera file systems supported by the Nikon 1 J1 is more than most new MILC digital cameras. This camera supports an Exif 2.3 camera file system, which is the most frequently supported camera file system supported by new similar spec cameras. The camera file systems "DCF 2.0" and "DPOF" are also supported by this digital camera.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera supports a video resolution of 320 x 120|640 x 240|1280 x 720|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many recently released comparable spec digital cameras. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels is equivalent to Full HD video. You will require a Full HD TV or better to appreciate this level of detail.

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Has Three Light Exposure Modes

The Nikon 1 J1 has a greater number of light exposure modes than most latest similar spec digital cameras. This camera has an Aperture priority AE light exposure mode, which is the most frequently found light exposure mode found on recently released MILC digital cameras. The light exposure modes "Auto" and "Shutter priority AE" are also found on this Nikon camera.

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Dust Resistant Protection Feature

The protection feature of this camera is Dust resistant, which is typical of many similar spec cameras that are a comparable age to it.

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Supports Five ISO Speeds

The Nikon 1 J1 has a greater number of ISO speeds than most MILC digital cameras that have been around for the last year. The most frequently supported ISO speed is 25,600, but this ISO speed is not supported by this Nikon digital camera. The ISO speeds 100, 400, 800, 3200 and 6400 are also supported by this digital camera.

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Features Four Auto Focus

The Nikon 1 J1 has a greater number of auto focusing (AF) modes than most similar spec cameras that have been available for a comparable time to it. The most frequently featured auto focus is Continuous Auto Focus, but this auto focus is not featured on this Nikon camera. The auto focus Face tracking, Single Auto Focus, Spot Auto Focus and Tracking Auto Focus are also featured on this digital camera.

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Very Narrow

The widths of new digital cameras range from 100mm to 150mm. The Nikon 1 J1 is one of the narrower newly released MILC digital cameras (only 106 millimeters) amongst MILC digital cameras of this age.

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Short

At only 61 millimeters, the Nikon 1 J1 is very short compared to most of the other MILC digital cameras that came out in the last 12 months. The average height of MILC digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as the 1 J1 is 78mm, and the heights range from 61mm to 96mm.

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TFT Display

The Nikon 1 J1 has a TFT display which is better than most new digital cameras. Most digital cameras that have been available for a comparable time to it have an LCD display. TFT LCDs provide better image quality and higher resolutions to earlier LCD displays but their limitations are narrow viewing angles and poor vislibility in direct sunlight.

This camera's display (TFT) is actually the best display amongst all MILC digital cameras that have been around for the last year.

The worst display across similar types of camera is LCD.

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17 Reasons Against

Poor Support

Some customers who bought it agreed that it did not have good technical guidance. Amy Barrett said on Amazon “Doesn't explain that with the lens supplied there is no manual zoom feature” in her Nikon 1 J1 review. Conleth Ryan said “Please note I have only (I know, terrible) skimmed the instructions so I could be misinforming.” in their review. Three years ago John Davis mentioned “The next niggle was lack of paper instructions - either a traditional handbook or a quick start booklet” in his Nikon 1 J1 review however despite that he still gave the product a rating of 80 out of 100.

Does Not Support WiFi Connectivity

Most of the other recently released similar spec cameras support WiFi connectivity, however the Nikon 1 J1 does not support WiFi connectivity.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

Most digital cameras that are a similar age to the 1 J1 do not support Full HD video. The Nikon 1 J1 is no exception to this as it too does not support Full HD video.

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Does Not Support Video Recording

Most recently released MILC digital cameras do not support video recording. The Nikon 1 J1 is no exception to this as it too does not support video recording.

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Does Not Have a GPS

The Nikon 1 J1 does not have a GPS, although keep in mind that most of the other MILC digital cameras that are a similar age to the 1 J1 also do not have a GPS.

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Not Waterproof

Most similar spec digital cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to the 1 J1 are not waterproof. The Nikon 1 J1 is no exception to this as it too is not waterproof.

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Does Not Have an Image Stabiliser

The Nikon 1 J1 does not have an image stabiliser, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other recently released similar spec cameras also do not have an image stabiliser.

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Not 3D Compatible

Like most of the other cameras that were released around the same time as the 1 J1, the Nikon 1 J1 is not 3D compatible.

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Quite Low Megapixel Count

With a megapixel count of only 10.1 megapixels, the Nikon 1 J1's megapixel count is one of the lowest amongst recently released comparable spec cameras. Similar spec cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to the 1 J1 have megapixel counts of between 10MP and 37MP, and the average megapixel count is 20MP.

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Only Supports One Audio Format

The Nikon 1 J1 has a greater number of audio formats than most cameras that came out in the last year. The most frequently supported audio format is AAC++, but this audio format is not supported by this Nikon camera. The audio formats AAC are also supported by this Nikon digital camera.

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Only 3872 X 2592 Pixels Maximum Image Resolution

The Nikon 1 J1 has a higher image resolution than most cameras that were released in the last 12 months. This Nikon camera has a 3872 x 2592 pixels maximum image resolution, whereas most digital cameras that have been available for a similar time to it have a 5472 x 3648 pixels maximum image resolution. The image resolution of all latest comparable spec cameras ranges from 2560 х 1280 pixels (worst) to 8688 x 5792 pixels (best).

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Only ±1EV (1/3 EV Step) Flash Exposure Correction

The Nikon 1 J1 has a ±1EV (1/3 EV step) flash exposure correction which is wider than the ±2EV (1/3 EV step) flash exposure correction found on most new similar spec digital cameras. Across all similar spec cameras that were released in the last year the worst flash exposure correction is ±3EV (1/3 EV step) and the best is ±3EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step).

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Only 230 Shots Per Battery Charge

Most digital cameras that came out in the last 12 months take between 230 and 529 shots per battery charge, including the Nikon 1 J1 which takes 230 shots per battery charge.

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Only Has One Playback Mode

The number of camera playback modes found on the Nikon 1 J1 is more than most comparable spec cameras that came out in the last 12 months. The most frequently found playback mode is Slide show, but this playback mode is not found on this Nikon camera. The playback modes Movie are also found on this camera.

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Quite Low Display Resolution

Across all the recently released MILC digital cameras the display resolutions range from 460,000 pixels to 1,700,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 1,000,000 pixels. With a display resolution of only 460,000 pixels, the Nikon 1 J1 has a fairly low display resolution compared to most of the other MILC digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the 1 J1.

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Quite Low Maximum ISO Speed

With a maximum ISO speed of only 6,400, the Nikon 1 J1's maximum ISO speed is one of the lowest amongst MILC digital cameras that were released in the last year. The maximum ISO speeds of new MILC digital cameras range from 6,400 to 260,000.

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Quite Big Maximum Aperture

The maximum apertures of new MILC digital cameras range from 2.7 to 40, and the average maximum aperture is 20. The Nikon 1 J1 has a fairly big maximum aperture (only 16) compared to most of the other MILC digital cameras that were launched around the same time as the 1 J1.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Nikon 1 J1

Released Twelve Months Ago

This Nikon camera was released twelve months ago.

Average Screen Size

With a screen size of 3 inches, the Nikon 1 J1 has a pretty standard screen size compared to most of the other latest MILC digital cameras.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel Count
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Format
Full-Frame Sensor Size
Aspect Ratio
Design
Colour
Protection Feature
Dust Resistant Case
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Maximum Aperture
Minimum Aperture
Focal Length Range
Lens Structure
Lens Mount Interface
Aspheric Element
Diaphragm Blades
Filter Size
Focusing
Auto Focus
Auto Focus Assist Beam
Auto Focus Point
Focus
Focus Mode
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Mode
ISO Speed
Maximum ISO Speed
Minimum ISO Speed
Auto Exposure Lock
Light Metering Mode
Light Exposure Correction
Light Exposure Control
Shutter
Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
Minimum Camera Shutter Speed
Flash
Flash Mode
Flash Exposure Compensation
Flash Exposure Correction
Video
Maximum Video Resolution
JPEG Frame Rate
Video Format
Video Resolution
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio Format
Voice Recording
Audio System
Memory
Memory Card
Display
Screen Size
Display
Display Resolution
Ports & Interfaces
PictBridge
HDMI Port
HDMI Connector
USB Version
Camera
White Balance Mode
Photo Effect
Self-Timer
Calendar
Album Organization
Histogram
Image Editing Mode
Camera File System
Tripod Mount
Playback Mode
Brightness Adjustment
Playback Mode
Scene Mode
Display Language
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Lens Weight
Lens Length
Lens Diameter
Weight Including Battery
Battery
Power Source
Battery
Supported Battery
Shot Per Battery Charge
Operational Conditions
Relative Humidity Operating Range
Operating Temperature Range
Packaging Content
AC Adapter Included
Battery Included
Other Features
Built-In Flash
Technical Details
Audio Recording Format

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Expert Reviews

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8 January 2015

Updated as on January 2014. Don't forget to bookmark this page, as we will be updating it regularly.Mirrorless cameras are the new cool things in the world of photography. Recently, almost every... Read more…

Generally good build quality
Easy to use
Fun Motion Snapshot mode
60fps shooting
Good image quality
Sensor is smaller than most other CSCs
Exposure changed via menu
Flimsy multi control dial
Image quality can't match Micro Four Thirds cameras'
Rear LCD is hard to see
26 July 2012

It?s not often that we are surprised by a new gadget, but when we started taking pics with the Nikon J1 there was a moment when we were just amazed. Is the screen at the back really this good? How... Read more…

Nikon's announcement of its 1 system wasn't met with approval all round. Some Nikon users are disappointed by the company's decision to use a relatively small sensor, while others were hoping for...

How do the performances of the Nikon J1 and the Nikon V1 relate?The CX sensor 1 is in the Nikon 13.2mm x 8.8mm and with more than 4 times larger than the sensors in compact cameras. But the sensor... Read more…

Compact, Mirrorless Digital Camera Nikon has entered the mirrorless camera market with a strong start by introducing their new Nikon 1 system, which includes the J1 and V1 cameras. They did not,... Read more…

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Reviewed 26 July 2016 by John Wild
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Love it...

Reviewed 26 July 2016 by John Wild
(Verified Purchase)

Love it...

(Verified Purchase)

The product is brilliant, however I did select it to be 'White' when ordering, and on my order it specified that colour as well however the one I recieved a 'Silver' camera. Not what I wanted but... Read more…

Reviewed 30 June 2016 by Ellie Bird
(Verified Purchase)

The product is brilliant, however I did select it to be 'White' when ordering, and on my order it specified that colour as well however the one I recieved a 'Silver' camera. Not what I wanted but... Read more…

Reviewed 25 September 2015 by Mart
(Verified Purchase)

Lovely camera! Superb quality and makes brilliant pictures!

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers nikon sd432, nikon nk1j1, nikon 27547, nikon 27528, nikon 27526, nikon 27526a, nikon wa1030, nikon 27528p, nikon 27526p, nikon sd432g, nikon nk1j1w, nikon sd432gb, nikon wa1030m, nikon wa1030mm
Barcodes 00018208275267, 00018208275281, 00018208275328, 00018208275342, 00018208275472, 00018208275533, 00018208275618, 00018208275656, 00018208275670, 00018208923038, 00608819843186, 00616932799617, 00616932804465, 00616932804472, 00689466554588

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