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Samsung NX1

Samsung NX1
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Digital Versus 5 Star DP Review Gold hi-tech.mail.ru/ Recommended
A top-quality and award winning MILC digital camera, with a gold award from one expert review website and 2 further awards from other expert sites
MILC 28.2MP 6480 X 4320 Pixels CMOS Oct 2015
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Samsung NX1 Review

With excellent features and reviews, we have ranked the Samsung NX1 number 480 across all digital cameras.
95
Reviews
36 Reviews + 3 Awards
95
Features
Fully-Featured
78
Age
2 Years Old
79
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 79?

It has very good expert reviews and very good user reviews with 89% of buyers recommending this camera to others. This digital camera has received three awards including a "Recommended" from Hi-Tech.mail.ru/ and a "Gold" from DP Review. Praktica cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer cameras with better features are available. However this Samsung digital camera has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest cameras 2018.
Customers report good lens quality, excellent design and product quality.
The NX1 has some great features:
Higher than average megapixels
6480 x 4320 pixels image resolution
Wide range of optical zooms depending on lens used
4096 x 2160 pixels video resolution
High-speed image processor drime V
Extremely fast and accurate NX AF system III
Highly durable magnesium alloy body

Samsung NX1 Video Reviews

How Big is the Samsung NX1?

The Samsung NX1 is 138.5mm wide and 65.8mm tall. It is 102.3mm deep and weighs 550g.

Samsung NX1 front dimensions
Samsung NX1 size in context

Samsung NX1 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Three Industry Awards

Two expert review sites thought that this camera was very good. This Samsung digital camera received a "Recommended" award from website Hi-Tech.mail.ru/ and it received a DP Review "Gold" award.

The expert at one more expert review site decided that this digital camera was very good. This was from Digital Versus who gave it an "5 Star".

Good Expert Reviews

On average, based on eight expert reviews from sites including DP Review, Digital Versus, camerastuffreviewcom and digitalfotoforalla.se this digital camera has an overall expert rating of 89 out of 100. This puts this camera in the top 7% of all the cameras when ranked by average expert review score.

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Excellent Owner Reviews

NX1 owners on average rated this camera 90 out of 100. Over 91% of reviewers gave this camera either 4 or 5 stars and 89% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Customers Report Good Lens Quality

Four people who reviewed this digital camera said that it had a good autofocus.

Samsung Digital Cameras Have Very Good Reviews

Based on 9,733 expert and user reviews (including 2,325 verified purchases), Samsung has very good reviews for its digital cameras. 94% of those that bought a Samsung digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report Excellent Design

Four customers wrote in their reviews that this digital camera was good looking and two owners who bought this digital camera thought it was smooth.

Customers Report Excellent Product Quality

Four customers wrote in their reviews that the Samsung NX1 was good quality.

Users Report Good Picture Quality

Six owners thought it was able to produce good images and two customers who bought it concluded that it was good in low light.

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

Five owners considered that it was easy to use.

Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This digital camera was released in October 2015.

Features

Higher Than Average Megapixels

Across all the cameras the megapixels range from 0.3MP to 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP. The megapixels of the Samsung NX1 of 28.2MP is in the highest 3% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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6480 X 4320 Pixels Image Resolution

The Samsung NX1 has a maximum image resolution of 6480 x 4320 pixels. That's 76% higher resolution than a 4608 x 3456 pixels camera, which is the most common resolution. The resolution of all cameras ranges from 640 x 480 pixels (worst) to 8256 x 6192 pixels (best).

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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.

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4096 X 2160 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the Samsung NX1 is 4096 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Cameras resolutions range from 160 x 120 pixels (worst) to 3840 x 3840 pixels (best). A video resolution of 4096 x 2160 is known as 4K.

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Higher Than Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The maximum ISO sensitivity of the Samsung NX1 of 25,600 is higher than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the highest 16% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. The ISO sensitivities (max) of digital cameras range from 200 to 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 14,000.

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Wide Range of Minimum Aperture Numbers Depending On Lens Used

This 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.

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Optical Image Stabilisation May Be Available With Some Lenses

This Samsung digital camera has interchangeable lenses so whether this camera has an image stabilizer depends on the lens being used.

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Heavier Than Average

Across all the digital cameras the weights range from 50g to 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g. The weight of the Samsung NX1 of 550g is in the heaviest 14% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Samsung NX1 has a built-in flash, as do 68% of cameras.

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Features Bluetooth

The Samsung NX1 features bluetooth, which is unusual. 95% of cameras do not feature bluetooth.

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4096 X 2160 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution supported by the Samsung NX1 is 4096 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels (which is also supported by this camera) and is in fact the best supported resolution across all cameras. This Samsung camera also supports video resolutions of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels, 3840 x 2160 pixels, 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels plus 2 more values.

Across similar types of camera the worst supported resolution is 160 x 120 pixels.

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Wide Range of Magnifications Depending On Lens Used

This camera has interchangeable lenses so the magnification depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of magnifications are possible with this camera.

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500 Battery Life

The Samsung NX1 is a digital camera that takes 500 shots battery life.

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Supports Video Capability

video capability

The Samsung NX1 supports video capability, which is unusual. 67% of cameras do not support video capability.

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Larger Than Average Maximum Memory Card Size

The smallest maximum memory card size of cameras is 1GB, the largest is 260GB, and the average maximum memory card size is 43GB. The Samsung NX1's maximum memory card size of 64GB is in the largest 27% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

Like most other cameras, the Samsung NX1 does not have a GPS (satellite). 89% of cameras do not have a GPS (satellite).

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Has a Shoe Mounting Point

The Samsung NX1 has a shoe mounting point, unlike 89% of digital cameras which do not have a shoe mounting point.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Samsung NX1 supports Wi-Fi. 69% of digital cameras do not support Wi-Fi.

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Has a Self-Timer

The Samsung NX1 has a self-timer, unlike 82% of cameras which do not have a self-timer.

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Features Flash Exposure Compensation

The Samsung NX1 features flash exposure compensation, unlike 79% of cameras which do not feature flash exposure compensation.

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Has a Headphone Output

The Samsung NX1 has a headphone output, unlike 93% of cameras which do not have a headphone output.

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Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display

The Samsung NX1 has a vari-angle LCD display, unlike 83% of cameras which do not have a vari-angle LCD display.

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Wide Range of Maximum Aperture Numbers Depending On Lens Used

This Samsung 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.

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Has a Microphone in

The Samsung NX1 has a microphone in. 88% of digital cameras do not have a microphone in.

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

This digital 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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Has a USB Connectivity

The Samsung NX1 has a USB connectivity. 87% of digital cameras do not have a USB connectivity.

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Bigger Than Average Eye Relief

The Samsung NX1's eye relief of 21mm is bigger than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the biggest 16% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. Cameras have eye reliefs of between 8mm and 27mm, and the average eye relief is 19mm.

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Supports Dioptic Correction

The Samsung NX1 supports dioptic correction. 90% of cameras do not support dioptic correction.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The Samsung NX1 supports Near Field Communication (NFC). 87% of cameras do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Has an Anti-Dust Function

The Samsung NX1 has an anti-dust function. 90% of cameras do not have an anti-dust function.

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Only 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) USB Version

This digital camera supports a 3.0|3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)|3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) USB version, which is typical of many digital cameras.

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Samsung NX1 of 3" is relatively typical compared to most other cameras. It is larger than 63% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Touchscreen

The Samsung NX1 has a touchscreen, unlike 83% of cameras which do not have a touchscreen.

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Higher 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 Samsung NX1's display resolution of 1,040,000 pixels is in the highest 19% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

samsung nx1bodyonly

Barcodes:

00602498611210, 00887276103693, 00887276103723, 08806086468329, 08806086474603, 08806086476584, 08806086476591, 08806086476874, 08806086478342, 08806086535588, 08806086547017, 08806086547024, 08806086697675

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