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Nikon 1 J1 Digital Camera

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MILC 10.1MP 3x CMOS Dec 2015
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31 Reasons For

Seven Industry Awards

This MILC digital camera has received seven awards from digital camera experts.

The writers at PhotographyBlog.com, Digitaltrends.com and Purepc.pl all thought that concluded that they would recommend this Nikon camera and gave it their "Recommended" award.

The experts at three other expert review sites endorsed this camera. The expert at Ephotozine gave this Nikon digital camera a "Highly Recommended" award, confirming their endorsement and the writer at Log.com.tr said that it was fantastic and gave it an "Editor's Choice" award. This Nikon camera also received an Onfoto.ru "Silver" award.

The expert at one more expert review site wrote that this camera was good. 01net.com gave this digital 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 this Nikon digital camera has an overall expert rating of 75 out of 100.

Excellent User Reviews

On average, people who bought this camera rated it as brilliant.

Good Screen / Viewfinder

Several customers said in their reviews that it was mirrorless. Carpenter wrote in their Nikon 1 J1 review “Excellent little compact mirrorless camera”. Layersmagazine.com said in their review “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 in their review on expert review site Techradar “Read our Nikon 1 V1 reviewEver since Panasonic launched the first mirrorless compact system camera in September 2008, there has been rumour”.

Several customers who reviewed it considered that it had a good screen. Graham Attwood said four years ago “Some sort of optional pop up 'screen shade' would be useful” in their Nikon 1 J1 review. Also four years ago Grammy said “The view screen is clear and reasonably large” in their review. Ravi Ranjan said in their review of this digital camera “Best thing about J1 it has great 3" fluid LCD screen”.

One customer concluded that the Nikon 1 J1 had a good viewfinder. One Nikon 1 J1 owner who reviewed it said that it had an electronic viewfinder. Expert website Photoanswers.co.uk wrote “The EVF is handy in br” in their Nikon 1 J1 review.

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Good Quality Pictures

One hundred and fourteen Nikon 1 J1 owners said in their reviews that the product was able to produce good images. Albie scored the product very highly and wrote on Amazon “The Nikon 1 cameras are very good in both pictures and video” in their review. Albie also mentioned “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 gave the product a score of 5 stars and she mentioned in her Nikon 1 J1 review on Amazon “Brilliant, great for novices and experts alike - love the moving picture feature”.

Some customers reckoned that the Nikon 1 J1 had a good picture resolution. Sierraq mentioned on Amazon “Just the fact that it auto-focuses during normal-speed video shooting is a plus point” in their review. Sierraq also mentioned “Shooting with it is easy enough”. Photographyblog.com gave it a rating of 4 stars and said on PhotographyBlog.com six years ago “Exceptional continuous shooting rates - up to 60 fps”.

Some people who bought this digital camera said that it was good in low light. Bob mentioned in his review of this digital camera on Amazon “Image quality in terms of color rendition/accuracy, sharpness and noise, particularly under low-light conditions, is stunning compared to any point”. David mentioned on Amazon “The advanced CMOS processor allows for better shots in low light than my previous camera”. Five years ago Grobbo said “The low light performance is far better than a compact”.

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

One person concluded that it was good at handing highlights and shadows in pictures. Expert review site Expertreviews.co.uk wrote six years ago “Stunning videos are the highlights.”.

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Good Video Capture

A few Nikon 1 J1 owners who bought the product agreed that it was good for video recording. Albie gave it a score of 5 stars and said on Amazon six years ago “I think there is one other mirrorless brand that does video as good as the Nikon 1 cameras” in their Nikon 1 J1 review. Five years ago Andregraz said in their review of this digital camera on Amazon “Absolutely amazing, after updating firmware to version 1.2 every shot is clean even in low light and the movies are really fantastic” and rated it 5 stars. Bob said three years ago “It happens so fast)--very useful for video as well”.

Good Quality Lens

Some Nikon 1 J1 reviewers who bought the Nikon 1 J1 reckoned that it had a good lens. Albie said in their review of this digital camera on Amazon six years ago “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 said “The standard 10-30mm lens is fine for close” in their Nikon 1 J1 review.

Some customers said in their reviews that it had a good autofocus. Albie said in their review of this digital camera “In bright light the camera will focus more quickly than most cameras out there”. Albie also said “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”.

Four Nikon 1 J1 owners who reviewed it mentioned that it had a good zoom. Ziggy_fan said on Amazon “Apart from that, if you want a good variable zoom camera with professional results.” and gave this digital camera a score of 4 stars. Ziggy_fan also mentioned “Get a reasonable compact zoom camera.”. Nothingwired.com said in their review two years ago “Compact camera with broad zoom range”.

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Easy to Use

A number of customers who purchased this digital camera reckoned that it was easy to use. Albie wrote “Like any camera, you do need to use good holding technique, read the manual”. Allegra Jay wrote on Amazon “It is very intuitive” in her review of the Nikon 1 J1. Bill mentioned on Amazon two years ago “Easy to use, carry” in his review of this digital camera and scored it 4 stars.

A few people considered that the Nikon 1 J1 was easy to use the menus. Briaan mentioned on Amazon “Sub menu system is fine and settings are easy to access” in their review of the Nikon 1 J1. Carpenter wrote on Amazon “Easy menu system, (if you are used to nikon's way of working”. Grammy said in their Nikon 1 J1 review “The camera menu is easy to access from a button feature”.

Several Nikon 1 J1 owners wrote in their reviews that it was comfortable and easy to hold. Albie wrote on Amazon six years ago “Hanging the camera on my neck or shoulder is much more comfortable than my DSLR”. Also six years ago F. Proctor mentioned in their review of the Nikon 1 J1 “It's nice to hold and my word I'm very happy to have it.”. Pedro A. Vera wrote on Amazon “I find it really comfortable” and rated it 5 stars.

Some people said that it had a good interface. Five years ago Sierraq mentioned “Nikon chose to keep the external interface simple and only the Nikon 1 mode wheel offers only 4”. Also five years ago expert review site Itproportal.com wrote “The control interface does its best to conc”.

One person said that this digital camera was easy to assemble. J. Wischkaemper mentioned six years ago “It is possible to construct equivalent lenses which are significantly smaller” in their review.

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Acceptable Noise Level

A few Nikon 1 J1 reviewers thought it was noisy. Five years ago Drn1970 mentioned in their Nikon 1 J1 review “For what I need it's perfect! The noise grain looks more natural, more film like than many others also” and gave it an excellent review. Gadgetman wrote on Amazon “There is noise” in their review. Mr. Bj Chambers wrote on Amazon “Handles noise sensibly” in their review of this digital camera.

Several customers considered that the product was quiet. Photographyblog.com wrote “Silent operation” in their review and gave it a score of 4 stars.

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Good Battery Life

A few people who reviewed this digital camera concluded that it had a good battery life. Conleth Ryan mentioned “One full battery charge lasted about a week over Christmas, with 4 days of fairly heavy use, so not bad” in their review of the Nikon 1 J1. Grobbo gave it a score of 5 stars and said on Amazon “The Nikon 1 does get through its battery, because it takes so many photo's on fast setting” in their review of the Nikon 1 J1. John a Cavalier wrote on Amazon “Looks and feels good, waitng battery charger to come” in his Nikon 1 J1 review and rated this digital camera 5 stars.

Good Technical Features

A few customers mentioned that the Nikon 1 J1 had good features. Rob mentioned “Has some nice features, one of which takes 5 pics of the same image” in his review and gave the Nikon 1 J1 a rating of 5 stars. Sierraq wrote five years ago “A super slow 1200 fps) is one of my favorite features as this is a rare feature in cameras” in their review. Six years ago Ziggy_fan mentioned “My favourite added features include the continuous rapid image capture (which is great for motion photography)”.

Robust

Twenty-five people mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera was well made. Three years ago Bob said “The overall build quality is top-notch in terms of look, finish, feel” in his review of this digital camera. Six years ago F. Proctor scored the product 4 stars and said “This is a beautiful camera, solidly built, with a great 10-30 lens, nicely put together, good software” in their review. J. H. Bretts said on Amazon five years ago “Satisfyingly solid and sound - a piece of technology to enjoy from every point of view”.

A few customers who reviewed it reckoned that it was strong and durable. Thomas M. wrote “The Nikon J1 feels very sturdy and not cheap like other cameras” in his review of the Nikon 1 J1. One person who purchased it mentioned that it was reliable.

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Nice Design

Thirty Nikon 1 J1 reviewers mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera was good looking. Atf said on Amazon “They came out beautifully” in their review of this digital camera. Bob said in his review “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.” and rated the product 5 stars. David mentioned “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” in his review of the Nikon 1 J1.

Several customers thought the Nikon 1 J1 was neat. Bill he mentioned “This is a neat little camera that does what I was looking for quite effectively”. Kevin Blake said on Amazon “At first glance a tidy piece of kit” in his review. Ms. M. E. Taylor mentioned in their Nikon 1 J1 review on Amazon three years ago “A very neat camera” and scored it very highly.

A few Nikon 1 J1 owners said in their reviews that the product was a good design. Grobbo mentioned “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” and scored it very highly. Grobbo also mentioned “The Nikon has the right design to do the job”. Photographyblog.com wrote on PhotographyBlog.com “Compact, attractive design”.

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Reasonably Priced

Some people who bought this digital camera considered that it was good value for money. 1030 wrote in their review “Excellent camera - decent price”. Two years ago Bill mentioned in his review of this digital camera on Amazon “Good Value For Money Camera!”. Briaan wrote on Amazon “Was very reasonably priced, under a tenner, i also bought a neutral density filter”.

Several Nikon 1 J1 reviewers thought it was a bargain for the price. Conleth Ryan wrote in their Nikon 1 J1 review on Amazon “We bought a spare battery and a cheap bag too, through Amazon”. Grobbo scored the product 5 stars and mentioned on Amazon “I just bought a cheap spare battery for” in their review of the Nikon 1 J1. Michal Repcik said on Amazon four years ago “It was a great deal with another lens”.

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Good Size

A number of Nikon 1 J1 owners thought the Nikon 1 J1 was compact. Amy Barrett she said on Amazon “A good compact little thing with lots of style!” in her review. An Old User wrote on Amazon four years ago “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”. Bearmwga mentioned in their review of this digital camera “Positions itself halfway between a good compact and a medium expense digital SLR”.

A few people who bought it considered that it was a good depth. Four years ago Atf wrote on Amazon “Depth of field is excellent with just enough bokeh to set off the focal points” in their review of this digital camera. N. Smith mentioned on Amazon “There is a lovely depth of colour and vibrance to the shots” in their review of this digital camera and rated the product 5 stars.

A few customers reckoned that the Nikon 1 J1 was a good weight. Three years ago Bob wrote “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”. Grammy mentioned “When my new camera arrived the first thing I noticed was the weight - 12ozs/350g! My trusty old SLR doesn't weigh that much” in their review of the Nikon 1 J1.

A number of customers considered that this digital camera was good structurally. Five years ago Briaan wrote in their review of this digital camera “The construction is solid”. Pcadvisor.co.uk scored the product 70 out of 100 and said “With solid construction and attractive styling, plus a very appealing range of video shooting modes” in their review of the Nikon 1 J1.

Two Nikon 1 J1 reviewers who reviewed the product considered that it was a good body shape. Ravi Ranjan wrote on Amazon “Again bigger sensor will add bulk to body, bargain! My preference is smaller camera which is simple to carry around” in their Nikon 1 J1 review. Two years ago Nothingwired.com said “Goodlooking body”.

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Good Product Quality

Some people who reviewed the product agreed that it was good quality. Three years ago Alan Shaw said “It's easy to use, well built and its picture quality is outstanding.I have owned many cameras in my life” in his review and scored it very highly. An Old User scored it very highly and she mentioned on Amazon “Excellent picture and video quality” in her review of the Nikon 1 J1. Andy wrote on Amazon “Im glad i did simply put its a easy to use camera with great quality pictures!”.

Good Flash

Eighteen people who reviewed this digital camera said that it had a good flash. Briaan said in their review of this digital camera “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”. Briaan also said “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 wrote on Amazon five years ago “The lack of noise at lower speeds is very impressive The flash, which is very easy to turn on” in his review of the Nikon 1 J1 and rated it 80 out of 100.

Nikon Cameras Have Good Reviews

We calculated the average reviews for all Nikon cameras and also specifically for Nikon MILC cameras and found that in both cases Nikon had good reviews compared to other manufacturers.

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Full HD HD Type

The HD type of this digital camera is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on MILC cameras that were launched more than a year ago.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Nikon 1 J1 has a built-in flash, unlike most of the other MILC cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to the 1 J1 which do not have a built-in flash.

We compared all the other digital cameras which also have a built-in flash to this digital camera and we think the Nikon 1 J5[plb_2830177_price], the Sony Alpha A5000[plb_2665971_price], or the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF7[plb_2775892_price] is also worth considering.

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SD Compatible Memory Cards

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

If you would prefer a digital camera with a better memory card type then you might also want to look at the Fujifilm X-T1[plb_2173844_price] (SD|SDHC|SDXC), the Sony Alpha A5000[plb_2665971_price] (MS Duo|MS PRO Duo|MS PRO Duo HS|MS Pro-HG Duo|MS XC-HG Duo|SD|SDHC|SDXC), or the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF7[plb_2775892_price] (SD|SDHC|SDXC).

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Supports Two Image Formats Supporteds

The Nikon 1 J1 has a greater number of supported image formats than most similar spec cameras that were launched around the same time as it. The most frequently supported image formats supported is JPG, but this image formats supported is not supported by this Nikon digital camera. The image formats supporteds JPEG XR and RAW are also supported by this digital camera.

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Fairly High Motion JPEG Frame Rate

With a motion JPEG frame rate of 60 frames per second, the Nikon 1 J1 has one of the higher motion JPEG frame rates amongst digital cameras of this age. Across all the similar spec cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to the 1 J1 the motion JPEG frame rates range from 24fps to 60fps.

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Has Nine White Balances

The Nikon 1 J1 has a greater number of white balance modes than most MILC cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to it. This Nikon digital camera has an Auto white balance, which is the most frequently found white balance found on MILC cameras that were launched around the same time as the 1 J1. The white balances "Cloudy", "Fine", "Flash", "Fluorescent", "Incandescent", "Manual", "Shade" and "Sunny" are also found on this camera.

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Has Three Photo Effectss

The Nikon 1 J1 has a greater number of photo effects than most MILC cameras that were released around the same time as it. This camera has a Vivid photo effects, which is the most frequently found photo effects found on cameras of this spec and age. The photo effectss "Black&White" and "Neutral" are also found on this Nikon digital camera.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolutions

This camera supports a video resolutions of 320 x 120|640 x 240|1280 x 720|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently supported video resolutions on digital cameras that have been around for more than a year. 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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1920 X 1080 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

This camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found maximum video resolution on similar spec cameras that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Has Three Light Exposure Modess

The number of light exposure modes found on the Nikon 1 J1 is more than most MILC cameras that were launched around the same time as it. This digital camera has an Aperture priority AE light exposure modes, which is the most commonly found light exposure modes found on cameras of a comparable age and spec to the 1 J1. The light exposure modess "Auto" and "Shutter priority AE" are also found on this Nikon digital camera.

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Supports Five ISO Sensitivitys

The number of ISO speeds supported by the Nikon 1 J1 is more than most cameras of a similar age and type to it. This camera supports 6 and 400 ISO sensitivitys, which is the most frequently supported ISO sensitivity supported by MILC cameras that are a comparable age to the 1 J1. The ISO sensitivitys "100", "400", "800" and "3200" are also supported by this digital camera.

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Features Four Auto Focusing (AF) Modess

The Nikon 1 J1 has a greater number of auto focusing (AF) modes than most MILC cameras that have been around for a comparable time to it. This camera features a Single Auto Focus auto focusing (AF) modes, which is the most frequently featured auto focusing (AF) modes featured on MILC cameras that were launched around the same time as the 1 J1. The auto focusing (AF) modess "Face tracking", "Spot Auto Focus" and "Tracking Auto Focus" are also featured on this Nikon camera.

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TFT Display

The Nikon 1 J1 has a TFT display which is better than most cameras of this spec and age. Most MILC cameras that came out around the same time as 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.

A TFT display is actually the best display amongst all MILC cameras that are a similar age to the 1 J1.

An LCD display is the worst display across similar types of digital camera.

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15 Reasons Against

Poor Support

A few Nikon 1 J1 owners who reviewed it considered that it did not have good technical guidance. Two years ago Amy Barrett said “Doesn't explain that with the lens supplied there is no manual zoom feature” in her Nikon 1 J1 review. Conleth Ryan mentioned in their review of this digital camera on Amazon “Please note I have only (I know, terrible) skimmed the instructions so I could be misinforming.”. John Davis said four years ago “The next niggle was lack of paper instructions - either a traditional handbook or a quick start booklet” in his review of this digital camera.

Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The Nikon 1 J1 does not support wi-Fi, unlike most of the other cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to the 1 J1.

We think you might also be interested in other cameras which also support wi-Fi including the Sony Alpha A7[plb_3191663_price], the Samsung NX3000[plb_2325036_price], or the Nikon 1 J5[plb_2830177_price].

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

The Nikon 1 J1 does not support Full HD video, unlike most of the other cameras of a comparable age and spec to the 1 J1 which support Full HD video.

We compared all the other cameras which also support Full HD video to this digital camera and we think the Alpha A7[pl_3191663_price], or the Alpha A5000[pl_2665971_price] both from Sony or the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF7[plb_2775892_price] is also worth considering.

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Does Not Support Video Capability

Most cameras of this spec and age do not support video capability. The Nikon 1 J1 is no exception to this as it too does not support video capability.

It is worth also looking at alternative cameras which also support video capability including the Sony Alpha A5000[plb_2665971_price], or the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF7[plb_2775892_price].

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Not Waterproof

The Nikon 1 J1 is not waterproof, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other MILC cameras that are a comparable age to the 1 J1 are also not waterproof.

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Does Not Have an Image Stabilizer

Most cameras of this spec and age do not have an image stabilizer. The Nikon 1 J1 is no exception to this as it too does not have an image stabilizer.

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Not 3D

The Nikon 1 J1 is not 3D, although this is within the context that most of the other similar spec cameras that were launched around the same time as the 1 J1 are also not 3D.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

Most MILC cameras that are a similar age to the 1 J1 do not have a GPS (satellite). The Nikon 1 J1 is no exception to this as it too does not have a GPS (satellite).

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Very Low Megapixel

Across all the cameras of this age and spec the megapixels range from 10MP to 43MP. With a megapixel of only 10.1 megapixels, the Nikon 1 J1 has one of the lower megapixels amongst cameras of this age.

If this Nikon digital camera megapixel is not high enough for you then you might also want to consider the Sony Alpha A7[plb_3191663_price] (24.3MP).

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Only Supports Three Camera File Systems

The number of camera file systems supported by the Nikon 1 J1 is more than most digital cameras of this spec and age. This digital camera supports an Exif 2.3 camera file system, which is the most frequently supported camera file system supported by comparable spec digital cameras that came out more than a year ago. The camera file systems "DCF 2.0" and "DPOF" are also supported by this camera.

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Only 3872 X 2592 Pixels Maximum Image Resolution

The Nikon 1 J1 has a 3872 x 2592 pixels maximum image resolution which is higher than the 5472 x 3648 pixels maximum image resolution found on most similar spec digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as it. Digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the 1 J1 maximum image resolutions range from 1280 x 1024 pixels (worst) to 8688 x 5792 pixels (best).

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Only 230 Battery Life (CIPA Standard)s

The Nikon 1 J1 is a camera that takes 230 shots battery life (CIPA standard)s. Most of the other digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the 1 J1 take between 230 and 749 battery life (CIPA standard)s.

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Only Has One Camera Playback

The Nikon 1 J1 has a greater number of camera playback modes than most cameras of a comparable type and age to it. The most commonly found camera playback is Slide show, but this camera playback is not found on this digital camera. The camera playbacks Movie are also found on this Nikon camera.

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Very Low Display Resolution (numeric)

The Nikon 1 J1 has a fairly low display resolution (numeric) (only 460,000 pixels) compared to most of the other MILC cameras that were launched around the same time as the 1 J1. Across all the cameras that came out around the same time as the 1 J1 the display resolution (numeric)s range from 100,000 pixels to 1,700,000 pixels, and the average display resolution (numeric) is 870,000 pixels.

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Very Low ISO Sensitivity (max)

At only 6,400, the Nikon 1 J1 has a fairly low ISO sensitivity (max) compared to most of the other digital cameras of this age and spec. MILC cameras that were released one year ago have ISO sensitivity (max)s of between 6,400 and 410,000, and the average ISO sensitivity (max) is 43,000.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Nikon 1 J1

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when this camera was released.

Average Display Diagonal

At 3 inches, the Nikon 1 J1 has a pretty standard display diagonal compared to most of the other MILC cameras that are a similar age to the 1 J1.

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Average Weight

With a weight of 234 grams, the Nikon 1 J1 has a fairly standard weight compared to most of the other MILC cameras that were launched more than a year ago.

Digital cameras with a heavier weight that might also be worth considering include the Samsung NX3000[plb_2325036_price] (230g), the Nikon 1 J5[plb_2830177_price] (231g), or the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF7[plb_2775892_price] (236g).

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MOS Sensor Type

This digital camera has a CMOS sensor type, which is typical of many MILC cameras that are a similar age to it.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution(s)
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Formats Supported
Image Sensor Size (W X H)
Supported Aspect Ratios
Design
Colour of Product
Dustproof
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Maximum Aperture Number
Minimum Aperture Number
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Lens Structure (elements/groups)
Lens Mount Interface
Number of Aspheric Elements
Number of Diaphragm Blades
Filter Size
Focusing
Auto Focusing (AF) Modes
Auto Focus (AF) Assist Beam
Auto Focus (AF) Points
Focus Adjustment
Focus
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Modes
ISO Sensitivity
ISO Sensitivity (max)
ISO Sensitivity (min)
Auto Exposure (AE) Lock
Light Metering
Light Exposure Correction
Light Exposure Control
Shutter
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed
Fastest Camera Shutter Speed
Flash
Flash Modes
Flash Exposure Compensation
Flash Exposure Correction
Video
Maximum Video Resolution
Motion JPEG Frame Rate
Video Formats Supported
Video Resolutions
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio Formats Supported
Voice Recording
Audio System
Memory
Compatible Memory Cards
Display
Display Diagonal
Display
Display Resolution (numeric)
Ports & Interfaces
PictBridge
HDMI
HDMI Connector Type
USB Version
Camera
White Balance
Photo Effects
Self-Timer Delay
Calendar
Album Organization
Histogram
Image Editing
Camera File System
Tripod Mountable
Camera Playback
Brightness Adjustment
Playback Modes
Scene Modes
Languages Support
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Lens Weight
Lens Length
Lens Diameter
Weight (including Battery)
Battery
Power Source Type
Battery Technology
Number of Batteries Supported
Battery Life (CIPA Standard)
Operational Conditions
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Packaging Content
AC Adapter Included
Batteries Included
Other Features
Built-In Flash
Technical Details
Audio Recording Formats

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Expert Reviews

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8 January 2015

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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
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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...

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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
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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
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Lovely camera! Superb quality and makes brilliant pictures!

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