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Nikon 1 S1

£413.01
Nikon 1 S1
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A good spec and low cost MILC digital camera, good for sports photography
MILC 14.2MP 3872 X 2592 Pixels CMOS Mar 2013
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Nikon 1 S1 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with very good features, we have ranked the Nikon 1 S1 number 283 in best selling cameras and number 395 across all digital cameras.
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Value for Money
Very Good
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Features
Good Features
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Age
4 Years Old
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It has terrific user reviews with an average user rating of 100%. Praktica cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better digital cameras are available. View the latest cameras 2018.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Over 90 Different Nikon Lenses Available
EXPEED 3a: nikon\'s next-generation dual-processing engine processes data at incredible speed for unparalleled performance in any situation.\
Bright 460k-dot, 7.5 cm (3-in.) LCD monitor: with a wide-viewing angle and protective glass, this high-resolution screen lets you see every detail of your photos and movies indoors or out.\
Built-in auto pop-up flash: the easy way to get the lighting right. the built-in, compact flash unit automatically pops up to provide enough light to illuminate subjects up to 5 m away from the camera.\
Creative mode: apply filters and effects to still images before you shoot, and access PSAM shooting modes for total control. enhance the mood with soft filter, and enjoy a world that\'s always perfectly lit with night portrait mode.\
Live image control: the quick, easy way to enhance your photos before you take them. instinctively adjust settings to freeze action, tweak lighting, or blur backgrounds you can preview the results in real time on the LCD monitor before you take the shot.\
15 fps continuous shooting with autofocus: enjoy incredibly high-speed continuous shooting with autofocus and capture full-resolution images at up to 15 fps*, or fix focus on one spot and capture full-resolution images at up to 60 fps. \
Advanced hybrid AF (autofocus) system: exceptionally fast autofocus for spot-on pictures, every time even in low light. the system switches automatically between phase-detection AF and contrast-detect AF, depending on what you re shooting.\
Full speed ahead: the super-high-speed AF CMOS sensor focuses faster and more accurately than ever before to deliver the performance you need for stunning photos and movies. the 10.1-megapixel resolution and high ISO (100 to 6400) let you capture detailed images in low light.\
Wide range of optical zooms depending on lens used
\\Small enough to take with you everywhere, with a beautiful, minimal design that you won t want to leave at home, this is the ideal camera system for people who want to capture decisive moments with high-resolution images and full HD movies.\
\\The s1\'s sophisticated features are refreshingly simple to use, giving you great results with less effort and ensuring that you never miss a moment.\
\\It boasts an astonishingly fast autofocus system, built-in auto pop-up flash, and intuitive digital controls. and with second-generation features like best moment capture, live image control, and motion snapshot, you ll always be ready to shoot high-quality photos and movies.\
\\The nikon 1 s1 interchangeable lens system camera is always ready to spring into action; it\'s as convenient and easy to use as a compact camera, but much faster and significantly more powerful, with better image quality.\
When the decisive moment strikes, you need to be ready. but what if your carry-anywhere camera isn t up to the job \
Intuitive operation: the easy-to-use digital controls give you quick access to shooting modes, while the bright LCD screen displays simplified menus with larger icons for easier operation.\
Lower than average megapixels
Only 3872 x 2592 pixels image resolution

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

Having compared this Nikon digital camera with other relevant digital cameras, we have concluded that it is very good for everyday photography, ranking number 308 in everyday photography cameras. It is also very good for landscape photography, ranking number 329 in landscape photography cameras as well being very good for wildlife photography, ranking number 322 in wildlife photography cameras.
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Portrait Photography
Very Good
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Landscape Photography
Very Good
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Everyday Photography
Very Good
75
Sports Photography
Very Good
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Wildlife Photography
Very Good

Should You Buy it Now?

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How Big is the Nikon 1 S1?

The Nikon 1 S1 is 102mm wide and 60.5mm tall. It is 29.7mm deep and weighs 197g.

Nikon 1 S1 front dimensions
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Nikon 1 S1 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Nikon Cameras Have Very Good Reviews

Based on 40,636 user and expert reviews (including 10,692 verified purchases), Nikon has very good reviews for its cameras. 96% of those that bought a Nikon camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Good Value for Money

The product has average features and is over 6 months old but at £413.01 it is cheaper than 55% of cameras.

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We found a cheaper price for the Nikon 1 S1 of $209.99 (£291.24) in the United States. That's a saving of £121.77.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This Nikon camera was released in March 2013.

Features

Over 90 Different Nikon Lenses Available

Nikon offers over 90 own brand lenses for their SLR cameras including macro, fixed focal length and zoom lenses allowing for huge creative versatility. More lenses that fit Nikon SLR cameras are available from third party manufacturers such as Tamron and Sigma.

Nikon lens range

Only 3872 X 2592 Pixels Image Resolution

The Nikon 1 S1 has a maximum image resolution of 3872 x 2592 pixels. That's 37% lower image resolution than a 4608 x 3456 pixels camera, which is the most frequently found resolution. The resolution of all cameras ranges from 640 x 480 pixels (worst) to 8256 x 6192 pixels (best).

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Lower Than Average Megapixels

The megapixels of cameras range from 0.3MP to 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP. The megapixels of the Nikon 1 S1 of only 14.2MP is lower than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the lowest 34% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Wide Range of Optical Zooms Depending On Lens Used

This camera has interchangeable lenses so the optical zoom depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of optical zooms are possible with this camera. Nikon offers hundreds of lenses ranging in optical zoom from approx 0.5x (10mm focal length) to approx 50x (800mm focal length).

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many cameras.

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Wide Range of Minimum Aperture Numbers Depending On Lens Used

This Nikon digital camera has interchangeable lenses so the minimum aperture number depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of minimum aperture numbers are possible with this camera. Nikon offers lenses with apertures ranging from F/1.4 to F/6.3.

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Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The maximum ISO sensitivity of the Nikon 1 S1 of 6,400 is relatively typical compared to most other cameras. It is in the highest 55% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Optical Image Stabilisation May Be Available With Some Lenses

This camera has interchangeable lenses so whether this camera has an image stabilizer depends on the lens being used. Nikon offers a wide range of lenses with built in image stabilisation.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Nikon 1 S1 has a built-in flash. 68% of cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Average Weight

The weight of the Nikon 1 S1 of 197g is pretty average compared to most other cameras. It is heavier than 54% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Wide Range of Maximum Focal Lengths (35mm Film Equiv) Depending On Lens Used

This camera has interchangeable lenses so the maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of maximum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) are possible with this camera.

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Only 220 Battery Life

The Nikon 1 S1 is a camera that takes 220 shots battery life.

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Wide Range of Maximum Aperture Numbers Depending On Lens Used

This digital camera has interchangeable lenses so the maximum aperture number depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of maximum aperture numbers are possible with this camera. Nikon lenses range in aperture from F/1.4 to F/6.3.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Nikon 1 S1 has a carrying case, which is unusual. 88% of cameras do not have a carrying case.

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Supports Full HD Video

Full HD video

The Nikon 1 S1 supports Full HD video. 76% of cameras do not support Full HD video.

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Does Not Have an External Flash Connector

Like most other cameras, the Nikon 1 S1 does not have an external flash connector. 86% of cameras do not have an external flash connector.

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Has an Anti-Dust Function

The Nikon 1 S1 has an anti-dust function, unlike 90% of cameras which do not have an anti-dust function.

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Lower Than Average Display Resolution

Cameras have display resolutions of between 23,000 pixels and 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 620,000 pixels. The display resolution of the Nikon 1 S1 of only 460,000 pixels is lower than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the lowest 34% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Features Calendar

The Nikon 1 S1 features calendar, which is unusual. 87% of cameras do not feature calendar.

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Has a Tripod Mount

The Nikon 1 S1 has a tripod mount, which is unusual. 73% of cameras do not have a tripod mount.

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Nikon 1 S1 of 3" is pretty standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is larger than 19% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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2896 X 1944 Still Image Resolution

The Nikon 1 S1 supports a maximum still image resolution of 2896 x 1944. That's 92% higher resolution than the most common resolution of 1712 x 1712. The resolution of all cameras ranges from 384 x 480 (worst) to 6016 x 4016 (best).

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera supports a video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080|1280 x 720|640 x 480|640 x 240|320 x 240|320 x 120 pixels, which is typical of many cameras.

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Has an HDMI Port

The Nikon 1 S1 has an HDMI port, unlike 72% of cameras which do not have an HDMI port.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The Nikon 1 S1 does not support Wi-Fi, although it is worth keeping in mind that 69% of cameras also do not support Wi-Fi.

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Supports Video Capability

video capability

The Nikon 1 S1 supports video capability. 67% of digital cameras do not support video capability.

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Features Flash Exposure Compensation

The Nikon 1 S1 features flash exposure compensation. 78% of cameras do not feature flash exposure compensation.

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Wide Range of Minimum Focal Lengths (35mm Film Equiv) Depending On Lens Used

This camera has interchangeable lenses so the minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of minimum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) are possible with this camera.

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Very Small Maximum Memory Card Size

The maximum memory card sizes of cameras range from 1GB to 260GB, and the average maximum memory card size is 43GB. The maximum memory card size of the Nikon 1 S1 of only 8GB is smaller than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the smallest 10% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

nikon nikon1s1doublelenskitblack, nikon nikon1s1singlelenskitkhaki, nikon crtnk1s111275r, nikon w11275mm, nikon 27619, vr1030mm, f35561vr

Barcodes:

00018208276189, 00018208276196, 00018208276202, 00018208276219, 00018208276295, 00018208276318, 00018208931439, 00018208931477, 00018208931514, 00018208931552, 00018208931590, 00018208988334, 00018208988341, 00018208995585, 00018208995592, 00845251090666, 05742220131410, 08033737551851, 08033737551868, 08033737551875

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