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Nikon 1 J3 Digital Camera

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MILC 14.2MP 3x Jan 2013
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40 Reasons For

Four Industry Awards

The reviewers at Ephotozine, PhotographyBlog.com and Dgl.ru all concluded that concluded that they would recommend this MILC digital camera and gave it their "Recommended" award.

The writer at one other expert review site said that this camera was excellent and gave it their highest award. This Nikon camera received an "Editor's Choice" award from CNET.co.uk.

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Average Expert Reviews

The average expert rating of this digital camera is 73% based on thirty-four expert reviews from sites including What Digital Camera, PhotographyBlog.com, Ephotozine and Trusted Reviews.

Good Quality Pictures

Some people thought it was able to produce good images. Toptenreviews.com said in their review of this digital camera “This mirrorless camera offers striking images when using a low ISO setting a”. Expert website Digitalversus.com wrote in their Nikon 1 J3 review “Picture quality and pure specs that weren't always on par”. Three years ago Pocket-Lint.com mentioned in their review of the Nikon 1 J3 on Pocket Lint “It takes decent pictures too” and gave the product a rating of 4 stars.

A number of people who bought the product concluded that it had a good picture resolution. Expert review site Ephotozine.com mentioned in their review “Is a compact mirrorless system with an extremely small body, fast continuous shooting and short release time lag”. Ephotozine.com also wrote “The sensor has been increased to 14.2 megapixels and achieves an amazing 60fps shooting, high speed video”. Photographyblog.com said on expert review site PhotographyBlog.com “Boasting continuous shooting speeds of 15fps with continuous autofocus” in their Nikon 1 J3 review.

Some people said in their reviews that this digital camera had a good image sensor. Three years ago Whatdigitalcamera.com said in their review of the Nikon 1 J3 “It's the third model in the J strand and it features a CX sensor like its stablemates”.

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Good Size

A few people who bought the Nikon 1 J3 considered that it was compact. Pcmag.com wrote on expert review site PC Mag “The J3 ($599.95 direct with 10-30mm lens)$315.00 at Amazon represents the third generation of Nikon's compact interchangeable lens camera system”. Pcmag.com also mentioned “The Nikon J3 compact interchageable lens camera is a speedy performer.”. Three years ago expert review site Whatdigitalcamera.com gave it a score of 4 stars and said “The Nikon 1 J3 is the manufacturer's third-generation consumer-grade compact system camera has a new sensor”.

One person who purchased the Nikon 1 J3 thought it was lightweight. One person mentioned in their reviews that it was a good weight. Expert website Digitalcamerareview.com wrote “I like its small size, light weight feel and its modern, sleek appearance”.

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Nice Design

Six Nikon 1 J3 reviewers said in their reviews that this digital camera was good looking. Toptenreviews.com mentioned in their review of this digital camera “Stylish design” . Toptenreviews.com also mentioned “Small size, attractive appearance”. Toptenreviews.com also mentioned “All those fancy "Best Moment Capture" type modes are actually pretty inconsequential”.

Several customers who purchased this digital camera thought it was a good design. Expert website Digitaltrends.com said three years ago “The ILC segment represents an interesting design challenge for camera manufacturers” in their Nikon 1 J3 review. Toptenreviews.com mentioned “Nice new design and layout” in their review of the Nikon 1 J3.

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Nikon Digital Cameras Have Good Reviews

Nikon has good average reviews for its MILC cameras as well as across its entire digital camera range compared to other manufacturers.

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Good Quality Lens

A few Nikon 1 J3 reviewers agreed that it had a good lens. Toptenreviews.com wrote in their review of this digital camera “Good lens selection”. Some Nikon 1 J3 owners who reviewed it agreed that it had a good autofocus. Toptenreviews.com said “Fast autofocus” in their Nikon 1 J3 review.

One Nikon 1 J3 reviewer considered that this digital camera had a good zoom. In November last year Toptenreviews.com mentioned “Fun and approachable, fits in a jacket pocket even with kit zoom attached, lightweight metal build” in their Nikon 1 J3 review.

One Nikon 1 J3 reviewer wrote in their reviews that it had a good image stabiliser. Toptenreviews.com mentioned “Stabilisation system effective up to 18 ths” in their review.

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Good Screen / Viewfinder

Several customers said in their reviews that it was mirrorless. Digitalversus.com rated the Nikon 1 J3 4 stars and mentioned in their review on expert website Digital Versus “Nikon has updated its 1 J-series mirrorless camera nicely with the J3”. Expert website Dpreview.com wrote “Entry-level mirrorless cameras provide a nice middle ground between fixed-lens point-and-shoots” in their review of the Nikon 1 J3.

One customer said in their reviews that it had a good screen.

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Robust

Several customers who purchased this digital camera reckoned that it was well made. Toptenreviews.com mentioned “Good build quality” in their review of this digital camera. Toptenreviews.com also mentioned “Approachable, fits in a jacket pocket even with kit zoom attached, lightweight metal build and almost futuristic styling bucks Nikons traditionalist trend, optional adapter allows for usage wi”. Expert review site Digitalcamerareview.com mentioned “I was not fond of the camera's fragile pop”.

A number of people said in their reviews that the Nikon 1 J3 was reliable. Toptenreviews.com said “The Nikon 1 J3 is a 14MP high-speed mirrorless camera that delivers dependable performance” in their review of this digital camera. Toptenreviews.com also wrote “Reliably quick performer”.

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Good Product Quality

Several customers who reviewed it wrote that it was good quality. Last year Toptenreviews.com mentioned in their review of the Nikon 1 J3 “Excellent image quality”. Toptenreviews.com also mentioned “Very good image and movie quality”. Toptenreviews.com also wrote “Good general picture quality”.

Easy to Use

One Nikon 1 J3 reviewer said in their reviews that the Nikon 1 J3 was comfortable and easy to hold. Toptenreviews.com wrote “Comfortable to hold and use” .

One Nikon 1 J3 reviewer who reviewed it thought it was easy to use the menus. Expert website Cnet.co.uk said three years ago “Nikon's J series comes of age in this revision, with a higher resolution sensor, more extensive menus and a redesigned chassis” .

One Nikon 1 J3 reviewer who reviewed the product thought it was easy to use. Three years ago Reviewed.com mentioned in their review “Sony NEX models try to go toe-to-toe with DSLRs, offering full control over all shooting parameters, Nikon's diminutive”.

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Good Support

A few Nikon 1 J3 reviewers wrote in their reviews that the Nikon 1 J3 had good technical guidance. Toptenreviews.com said “Many interesting features as well as manual controls” in their review. Expert review site Techradar.com wrote “The number of compatible optics are growing for the Nikon 1 range, with some, such as the 50mm f/1.8 being a good investment to help you get more”. Three years ago expert review site Techradar.com/au/ wrote in their review “Buying Guide Best compact system camera In some respects” and gave the product a score of 4 stars.

Good Video Capture

A few Nikon 1 J3 reviewers who bought the product thought it was good for video recording. Photographyblog.com said on expert website PhotographyBlog.com “60fps with fixed-point autofocus, Full 1080p HD video captur” and rated it 4 stars.

Good Connectivity

One customer who bought this digital camera thought it was good in terms of connectivity. Expert website Toptenreviews.com mentioned last year “The camera offers HD capabilities, wireless connectivity and a speedy image processor” .

Good Battery Life

One Nikon 1 J3 reviewer who reviewed it considered that it had a good battery life. In November last year Toptenreviews.com wrote “Fair battery life”.

Good Technical Features

One customer mentioned in their reviews that the product had good features.

Supports Video Recording

supports video recording

The Nikon 1 J3 supports video recording, which is unusual. Most of the other digital cameras that were released around the same time as the 1 J3 do not support video recording.

It may also be worth considering one of the alternative cameras which support video recording currently available including because of it's better review score, the Nikon 1 V1 ($402.86), or the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF5 ($362.99).

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Nikon 1 J3 has a built-in flash, as do most of the other digital cameras that are a comparable age to the 1 J3.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative cameras with a built-in flash currently available including the Lumix DMC-GM1 ($392.99), or the Lumix DMC-GF3 ($175.99) both from Panasonic or the Nikon 1 V1 ($402.86) which has better reviews.

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Supports Full HD Video

supports Full HD video

The Nikon 1 J3 supports Full HD video, as do most of the other MILC cameras that are a comparable age to the 1 J3.

It may also be worth considering one of the alternative cameras which support Full HD video currently available including the Nikon 1 V1 ($402.86), or the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM1 ($392.99) which has better reviews.

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SD Memory Card

This digital camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory card, which is the most frequently supported memory card on cameras of this spec and age. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

We compared this digital camera to all the other digital cameras that support an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory and we think because of it's better review score, the Samsung NX300 ($657.68), the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM1 ($392.99), and the Nikon 1 V1 ($402.86) is also worth considering.

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Light

The weights of similar spec digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as the 1 J3 range from 70g to 680g, and the average weight is 310g. With a weight of only 201 grams, the Nikon 1 J3 is quite light compared to most of the other MILC cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to the 1 J3.

If you don't mind having a heavier weight then you might want to look at the Nikon 1 S1 ($235.12) (197g).

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MOS Sensor Type

This digital camera has a CMOS sensor type, which is the most frequently found sensor type on digital cameras of this age and type.

We compared all the other digital cameras that have a CMOS sensor to this camera and we think the Nikon 1 V1 ($402.86) which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Electronic Camera Shutter

This digital camera has an Electronic camera shutter, which is the most frequently found camera shutter on comparable spec digital cameras that were launched more than two years ago.

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Supports Two Image Formats

The Nikon 1 J3 has a greater number of supported image formats than most cameras of a comparable age and type to it. The most commonly supported image format is JPG, but this image format is not supported by this Nikon camera. The image formats JPEG XR and RAW are also supported by this camera.

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Very High JPEG Frame Rate

Digital cameras of this age and type have JPEG frame rates of between 24fps and 60fps. When compared to other MILC cameras that are a similar age to the 1 J3 that we have assessed the JPEG frame rate of, the Nikon 1 J3's JPEG frame rate of 60 frames per second is one of the highest.

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Features Five Flash Modes

The Nikon 1 J3 has a greater number of flash modes than most cameras that came out more than two years ago. This camera features an Auto flash mode, which is the most commonly featured flash mode featured on digital cameras of this type and age. The flash modes "Fill-in", "Manual", "Red-eye reduction" and "Slow synchronization" are also featured on this Nikon digital camera.

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Has Nine White Balance Modes

The Nikon 1 J3 has a greater number of white balance modes than most digital cameras of this age and type. This camera has an Auto white balance mode, which is the most frequently found white balance mode found on cameras of a comparable spec and age to the 1 J3. The white balance modes "Cloudy", "Flash", "Fluorescent", "Incandescent", "Manual", "Shade", "Sunny" and "Underwater" are also found on this Nikon camera.

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4608 X 3072 Still Image Resolution

The Nikon 1 J3 has a 4608 x 3072 still image resolution which is higher than the 1920 x 1080 still image resolution found on most cameras that have been available for more than two years. This camera also have still image resolutions of 1536 x 4800, 2304 x 1536 and 3456 x 2304 and 4608 x 2592. Across all similar spec cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to the 1 J3 the worst still image resolution is 1024 x 768 and the best is 12416 x 1856.

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Has One Image Editing Mode

The number of image editing modes found on the Nikon 1 J3 is more than most digital cameras of this age and spec. This camera has a Rotating image editing mode, which is the most frequently found image editing mode found on cameras of a comparable type and age to the 1 J3.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This digital camera supports a video resolution of 320 x 120|640 x 240|1280 x 720|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently supported video resolution on digital cameras of a comparable type and age to it. 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 J3 has a greater number of light exposure modes than most digital cameras of this spec and age. This camera has a Manual light exposure mode, which is the most frequently found light exposure mode found on digital cameras that have been on the market for more than two years. The light exposure modes "Aperture priority AE" and "Shutter priority AE" are also found on this Nikon camera.

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Supports Four ISO Speeds

The Nikon 1 J3 has a greater number of ISO speeds than most comparable spec cameras that were launched more than two years ago. The most commonly supported ISO speed is 200, but this ISO speed is not supported by this digital camera. The ISO speeds 160, 800, 3200 and 6400 are also supported by this camera.

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H.264 Video Format

This camera supports a H.264|MPEG4 video format, which is the most frequently supported video format on comparable spec digital cameras that have been available for a similar time to it.

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Features Four Auto Focus

The Nikon 1 J3 has a greater number of auto focusing (AF) modes than most digital cameras of a similar age and spec to it. This camera features a Continuous Auto Focus auto focus, which is the most commonly featured auto focus featured on digital cameras of a comparable age and type to the 1 J3. The auto focus "Contrast Detection Auto Focus", "Face detection" and "Single Auto Focus" are also featured on this digital camera.

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Short

Digital cameras that were released more than two years ago have heights of between 36mm and 110mm. At only 60.5 millimeters, the Nikon 1 J3 is quite short compared to most of the other digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the 1 J3.

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Very Thin

MILC cameras that are a comparable age to the 1 J3 have depths of between 22mm and 95mm, and the average depth is 44mm. With a depth of only 28.8 millimeters, the Nikon 1 J3 is fairly thin compared to most of the other MILC cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Very Narrow

The narrowest MILC digital camera that has been on the market for a similar time to the 1 J3 is 98mm wide, the widest is 170mm, and the average width is 120mm. The Nikon 1 J3 is one of the narrower MILC cameras that have been on the market for more than two years (only 101 millimeters) amongst comparable spec cameras of this age.

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Auto Focus

This camera has an Auto/Manual focus, which is the most commonly found focus on cameras of this age and spec.

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Very Short Flash Sync-Speed

With a flash sync-speed of only 0.016666667 seconds, the Nikon 1 J3 has a fairly short flash sync-speed compared to most of the other comparable spec cameras that were released around the same time as the 1 J3. Across all the MILC cameras that were released more than two years ago the flash sync-speeds range from 0.005s to 4s, and the average flash sync-speed is 0.85s.

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Quite Short Minimum Focal Length

When compared to other comparable spec cameras that have been available for a similar time to the 1 J3 that we have checked, the Nikon 1 J3's minimum focal length of only 10 millimeters is one of the shortest. Across all the similar spec digital cameras that were released more than two years ago the minimum focal lengths range from 10mm to 80mm.

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15 Reasons Against

Does Not Support WiFi Connectivity

Most comparable spec digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the 1 J3 do not support WiFi connectivity. The Nikon 1 J3 is no exception to this as it too does not support WiFi connectivity.

There are a number of alternative digital cameras which also support WiFi connectivity which you might also want to look at including the Lumix DMC-GX7 ($559.95), or the Lumix DMC-GM1 ($392.99) both from Panasonic.

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Not 3D Compatible

Most digital cameras that have been on the market for more than two years are not 3D compatible. The Nikon 1 J3 is no exception to this as it too is not 3D compatible.

If you want a digital camera that is 3D compatible then you might want to consider the Lumix DMC-GF5 ($362.99), the Lumix DMC-GF3 ($175.99), or the Lumix DMC-GX7 ($559.95) all from Panasonic which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Have a GPS

The Nikon 1 J3 does not have a GPS. Most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that are a similar age to the 1 J3 also do not have a GPS.

We compared all the other cameras which also have a GPS to this digital camera and we think the Samsung NX300 ($657.68), or the Nikon 1 AW1 ($199.95) is also worth considering.

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Not Waterproof

Like most of the other cameras that came out around the same time as the 1 J3, the Nikon 1 J3 is not waterproof.

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Does Not Have an Image Stabiliser

Like most of the other MILC cameras that were released around the same time as the 1 J3, the Nikon 1 J3 does not have an image stabiliser.

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Only Supports Three Camera File Systems

The Nikon 1 J3 has a greater number of camera file systems than most comparable spec digital cameras that were launched around the same time as it. This Nikon digital camera supports an Exif 2.3 camera file system, which is the most frequently supported camera file system supported by digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to the 1 J3. The camera file systems "DCF 2.0" and "DPOF 1.1" are also supported by this camera.

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Only Has Two Photo Effects

The Nikon 1 J3 has a greater number of photo effects than most cameras of a similar age and spec to it. This Nikon digital camera has a Vivid photo effect, which is the most commonly found photo effect found on cameras of a similar spec and age to the 1 J3. The photo effect "Neutral" is also found on this camera.

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Only Has Three Shooting Modes

The Nikon 1 J3 has a greater number of shooting modes than most MILC cameras that have been around for a comparable time to it. The most frequently found shooting mode is Manual, but this shooting mode is not found on this Nikon camera. The shooting modes Auto, Movie and Scene are also found on this camera.

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Only Five Flash Guides

The Nikon 1 J3 is a five flash guide digital camera.

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Only 220 Shots Per Battery Charge

The Nikon 1 J3 is a camera that takes 220 shots shots per battery charge.

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Very Small Maximum Memory Card Size

With a maximum memory card size of only 8 gigabytes, the Nikon 1 J3 has one of the smaller maximum memory card sizes amongst cameras of this age. The maximum memory card sizes of cameras of a comparable type and age to the 1 J3 range from 8GB to 130GB, and the average maximum memory card size is 65GB.

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

This digital camera has a -3EV - +1EV (1/3 EV step) flash exposure correction, which is typical of many MILC cameras that are a comparable age to it.

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Quite Small Battery Capacity

With a battery capacity of only 1,020 milliampere * hour, the Nikon 1 J3 has one of the smaller battery capacities amongst similar spec cameras of this age. The average battery capacity of cameras of a similar age and spec to the 1 J3 is 1,300mAh, and the battery capacities range from 680mAh to 4,400mAh.

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Only 1280×720@60fps Resolution and Capture Speed

The Nikon 1 J3 has a higher resolution at capture speeds than most digital cameras that have been available for more than two years. This camera has a 1280×720@60fps resolution and capture speed, whereas most cameras of a comparable age and spec to it have a 1920x1080@30fps resolution and capture speed. This Nikon digital camera also have resolution and capture speeds of 640x240@400fps, 1280×720@30fps and 1280×720@60fps and 1920x1080@60fps. Across all digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the 1 J3 the best resolution at capture speeds is 1920x1080@60fps and the worst is 1920x1080@25fps.

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Very Low Maximum ISO Speed

The average maximum ISO speed of MILC cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to the 1 J3 is 25,000, and the maximum ISO speeds range from 1,600 to 410,000. At only 6,400, the Nikon 1 J3 has a quite low maximum ISO speed compared to most of the other cameras of a similar type and age to the 1 J3.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Nikon 1 J3

Released Over Three Years Ago

This camera was released over three years ago.

Average Screen Size

At 3 inches, the Nikon 1 J3 has a pretty typical screen size compared to most of the other similar spec cameras that are a comparable age to the 1 J3.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative 3" screen digital cameras currently available including because of it's better review score, the Nikon 1 V1 ($402.86), or the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF5 ($362.99).

If you want a digital camera with a larger screen size then you might also want to look at the Samsung NX300 ($657.68) (3.31" and higher rated).

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Average Megapixel Count

With a megapixel count of 14.2 megapixels, the Nikon 1 J3 has a relatively typical megapixel count compared to most of the other MILC cameras that have been around for around the same time as the 1 J3.

If this camera megapixel count is too low for you then you might want to look at the Lumix DMC-GX7 ($559.95) (16MP), the Lumix DMC-GM1 ($392.99) (16MP), or the Lumix DMC-GF6 ($533.99) (16MP) all from Panasonic which also has a higher rating.

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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
Total Megapixel Count
Aspect Ratio
Design
Colour
Protection Feature
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Maximum Aperture
Minimum Aperture
Minimum Focal Length
Focal Length Range
Lens Structure
Lens Mount Interface
Aspheric Element
Diaphragm Blades
Filter Size
Focusing
Auto Focus
Closest Focusing Distance
Auto Focus Point
Focus
Focus Mode
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Mode
ISO Speed
Maximum ISO Speed
Minimum ISO Speed
Light Metering Mode
Light Exposure Correction
Light Exposure Control
Shutter
Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
Minimum Camera Shutter Speed
Camera Shutter
Flash
Flash Mode
Flash Guide
Flash Sync-Speed
External Flash Connector
Flash Exposure Correction
Video
Maximum Video Resolution
JPEG Frame Rate
Video Format
Analog Signal Format
Video Resolution
Resolution and Capture Speed
HD Type
Audio
Audio Format
Audio System
Memory
Memory Card
Maximum Memory Card Size
Memory Slot
Display
Screen Size
Display
Touch Sensitive Screen
Display Resolution
Ports & Interfaces
USB Connector Type
HDMI Connector
USB Version
USB Connector
Camera
3D Compatible
White Balance Mode
Shooting Mode
Photo Effect
Self-Timer
Image Editing Mode
Camera File System
Playback Mode
Scene Mode
Display Language
On Screen Display Language
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Weight Including Battery
Battery
Power Source
Battery
Supported Battery
Battery Size
Battery Capacity
Shot Per Battery Charge
Battery Voltage
Operational Conditions
Operating Temperature Range
Relative Humidity Operating Range
Operating Temperature Range
Packaging Content
Bundled Software
Included Cable
Networking
WiFi Connectivity
Other Features
Interface
Camera Shutter Speed Range

4 Awards

dgl.ru Recommended CNET.co.uk Editor's Choice Ephotozine Recommended PhotographyBlog.com Recommended

Expert Reviews

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11 June 2015

The Nikon 1 J3 is a 14MP high-speed mirrorless camera that delivers dependable performance. The camera offers HD capabilities, wireless connectivity and a speedy image processor. This mirrorless... Read more…

Excellent image quality
Lovely compact size
Comfortable to hold and use
Prompt AF system
Stylish design
Battery needs work
Creative modes should have more options
Noise at high ISO settings
Poor image quality
Badlydesigned controls
28 February 2014

The Nikon J3 is one of the smallest cameras in the world with an interchangeable lens. The compactness of the body is due to the relatively small sensor (ca 13 x 9 mm). Nikon calls this the CX... Read more…

30 November 2013

Entry-level mirrorless cameras provide a nice middle ground between fixed-lens point-and-shoots and lower-end DSLRs. It's an ever-growing category with options for photographers of varying skill... Read more…

24 September 2013

The Nikon J3 is one of those cameras that feels fantastic in the hands and is barely noticed in luggage, but because of the lack of its manual or creative controls, won?t be for everyone....

26 August 2013

By Josh Fate The Nikon 1 J3 is the new mid-range ILC available from Nikon, and the third generation of the "J" series. As one of the most compact ILC bodies on the market, the Nikon 1 mount...

23 August 2013

The Nikon 1 J3 is flawed on several levels. It handles poorly, has limited features and takes deeply average photos. It's rare for a camera to disappoint this much, but the Nikon 1 J3 is one to...

12 August 2013

Nikon's 1 series of CSCs and its collection of CX-compatible lenses continues to grow, and is possibly shaping up to be a nice little system, but the J3 shows that it still has a long way to go....

20 June 2013

The Nikon 1 J3 is smaller and lighter than the J2 available in five different colours, with the small sensor size allowing for smaller lens. The sensor has been increased to 14.2 megapixels and...

Ephotozine

The ILC segment represents an interesting design challenge for camera manufacturers. They are a step-up from point-and-shoots, but a step-down of DSLR cameras ? designing a camera to appeal to...

29 April 2013

In our recent reviews, we've spent a lot of time talking about the rise of the smartphone camera and the slow death of the point-and-shoot. Most manufacturers have reacted to the proliferation of...

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Brochures and Manuals

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