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Nikon 1 V2
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Nikon 1 V2 Digital Camera

MILC 14.2MP 3x CMOS Oct 2012
Camera Type Megapixel Count Optical Zoom Sensor Type Release Date
Why compromise when you want to travel light The Nikon 1 V2 ensures you don t have to. With a 14.2-megapixel super high-speed AF CMOS sensor, high ISO, and direct access to manual controls, you... More
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20 Reasons For

Good Brand

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Supports Video Recording

supports video recording

The Nikon 1 V2 supports video recording. Most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that were released around the same time as the 1 V2 do not support video recording.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Nikon 1 V2 has a built-in flash. Most of the other MILC cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the 1 V2 also have a built-in flash.

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Supports Full HD Video

supports Full HD video

Like most of the other similar spec cameras that have been around for more than two years, the Nikon 1 V2 supports Full HD video.

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SD Memory Card

This camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory card, which is typical of many comparable spec digital cameras that were launched more than two years ago. 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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MOS Sensor Type

This digital camera has a CMOS sensor type, which is typical of many MILC cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Supports Two Image Formats

The Nikon 1 V2 has a greater number of supported image formats than most similar spec digital cameras that came out around the same time as it. This camera supports a JPG image format, which is the most frequently supported image format supported by MILC cameras that have been around for more than two years. The image format "RAW" is also supported by this Nikon digital camera.

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Electronic Camera Shutter

This digital camera has an Electronic|Mechanical camera shutter, which is the most commonly found camera shutter on cameras of this age and type.

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Electrical Viewfinder

This digital camera has an Electrical viewfinder, which is typical of many digital cameras of this spec and age. Most compact cameras do not have enough space to accommodate an optical viewfinder and use the display screen on the back as an electrical viewfinder.

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Features Four Flash Modes

The Nikon 1 V2 has a greater number of flash modes than most MILC cameras that were released around the same time as it. The most frequently featured flash mode is Auto, but this flash mode is not featured on this 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 Seven White Balance Modes

The number of white balance modes found on the Nikon 1 V2 is more 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 that are a comparable age to the 1 V2. The white balance modes "Cloudy", "Fluorescent", "Incandescent", "Manual", "Shade" and "Sunny" are also found on this Nikon digital camera.

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Has Three Photo Effects

The Nikon 1 V2 has a greater number of photo effects than most MILC cameras that were launched around the same time as it. This digital camera has a Vivid photo effect, which is the most commonly found photo effect found on MILC cameras that are a similar age to the 1 V2. The photo effects "Black&White" and "Neutral" are also found on this Nikon digital camera.

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Has Five Shooting Modes

The number of shooting modes found on the Nikon 1 V2 is more than most comparable spec cameras that are a similar age to it. This camera has a Manual shooting mode, which is the most commonly found shooting mode found on cameras that have been available for a similar time to the 1 V2. The shooting modes "Aperture priority", "Movie", "Scene" and "Shutter priority" are also found on this Nikon camera.

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Supports Nineteen ISO Speeds

The number of ISO speeds supported by the Nikon 1 V2 is more than most MILC cameras that have been available for more than two years. This Nikon camera supports a 200 ISO speed, which is the most frequently supported ISO speed supported by cameras that have been available for a similar time to the 1 V2. The ISO speeds "160", "250", "320", "400", "500", "640", "800", "1000", "1250", "1600", "2000", "2250", "2500", "3200", "4000", "5000", "6400" and "Auto" are also supported by this camera.

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Has Four Light Exposure Modes

The number of light exposure modes found on the Nikon 1 V2 is more than most MILC cameras that were launched around the same time as it. This camera has a Manual light exposure mode, which is the most commonly found light exposure mode found on cameras of a similar type and age to the 1 V2. The light exposure modes "Aperture priority AE", "Auto" and "Shutter priority AE" are also found on this Nikon camera.

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Three Aspheric Elements

The Nikon 1 V2 is a three aspheric element camera. Most of the other cameras that have been around for more than two years have between one and four aspheric elements.

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H.264 Video Format

This camera supports a H.264|MOV|MPEG4 video format, which is the most commonly supported video format on similar spec cameras that came out around the same time as it.

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Features Two Auto Focus

The number of auto focusing (AF) modes featured on the Nikon 1 V2 is more than most cameras of this type and age. This camera features a Continuous Auto Focus auto focus, which is the most frequently featured auto focus featured on digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to the 1 V2. The auto focus "Single Auto Focus" is also featured on this Nikon digital camera.

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Very Narrow

Across all the digital cameras of this spec and age the widths range from 98mm to 170mm, and the average width is 120mm. With a width of only 107.8 millimeters, the Nikon 1 V2 is fairly narrow compared to most of the other cameras that were released around the same time as the 1 V2.

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Auto Focus

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

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10 Reasons Against

Does Not Support WiFi Connectivity

Most digital cameras of a comparable age and spec to the 1 V2 do not support WiFi connectivity. The Nikon 1 V2 is no exception to this as it too does not support WiFi connectivity.

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Not 3D Compatible

The Nikon 1 V2 is not 3D compatible. Most of the other cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to the 1 V2 are also not 3D compatible.

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Does Not Have a GPS

The Nikon 1 V2 does not have a GPS. Most of the other similar spec cameras that came out around the same time as the 1 V2 also do not have a GPS.

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Not Waterproof

The Nikon 1 V2 is not waterproof, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other MILC cameras that have been around for a comparable time to the 1 V2 are also not waterproof.

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Does Not Have an Image Stabiliser

The Nikon 1 V2 does not have an image stabiliser. Most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that were released more than two years ago also do not have an image stabiliser.

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Only Supports Three Camera File Systems

The number of camera file systems supported by the Nikon 1 V2 is more than most MILC cameras that have been around for more than two years. This camera supports an Exif 2.3 camera file system, which is the most commonly supported camera file system supported by cameras of this age and type. The camera file systems "DCF 2.0" and "DPOF 1.1" are also supported by this Nikon digital camera.

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Only Five Flash Guides

The Nikon 1 V2 is a five flash guide digital camera. Most of the other MILC cameras that have been around for a comparable time to the 1 V2 have between 4 and 10 flash guides.

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

This camera has a -3EV - +1EV (1/3 EV step) flash exposure correction, which is typical of many digital cameras that came out around the same time as it.

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Only 310 Shots Per Battery Charge

The Nikon 1 V2 is a digital camera that takes 310 shots shots per battery charge. Most of the other MILC cameras that have been available for around the same time as the 1 V2 take between 220 and 4,699 shots per battery charge.

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Very Low Maximum ISO Speed

The lowest maximum ISO speed of MILC cameras that have been around for around the same time as the 1 V2 is 1,600 and the highest is 410,000. At only 6,400, the Nikon 1 V2 has a fairly low maximum ISO speed compared to most of the other cameras that have been around for around the same time as the 1 V2.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Nikon 1 V2

Released Over Four Years Ago

It was over four years ago when this camera was released.

Average Screen Size

At 3 inches, the Nikon 1 V2 has a relatively average screen size compared to most of the other MILC cameras that have been available for a similar time to the 1 V2.

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Average Weight

The Nikon 1 V2 has a fairly standard weight (278 grams) compared to most of the other MILC cameras that have been around for a similar time to the 1 V2.

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Average Megapixel Count

The Nikon 1 V2 has a pretty standard megapixel count (14.2 megapixels) compared to most of the other MILC cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to the 1 V2.

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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
Sensor Format
Aspect Ratio
Design
Colour
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Maximum Aperture
Minimum Aperture
Focal Length Range
Lens
Lens Structure
Lens Mount Interface
Aspheric Element
Diaphragm Blades
Filter Size
Focusing
Auto Focus
Closest Focusing Distance
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
Flash Exposure Correction
Video
Maximum Video Resolution
JPEG Frame Rate
Video Format
Video Resolution
Resolution and Capture Speed
HD Type
Audio
Audio Format
Memory
Memory Card
Memory Slot
Display
Screen Size
Display
Vari-Angle LCD Display
Touch Sensitive Screen
Display Resolution
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Screen Size
Viewfinder
Ports & Interfaces
HDMI Connector
USB Version
Camera
White Balance Mode
Shooting Mode
Photo Effect
Self-Timer
Camera File System
Playback Mode
Diopter Adjustment
Eye Relief
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
Networking
Data Network
Other Features
Interface
Camera Shutter Speed Range
Digital SLR
Technical Details

Brochures and Manuals

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers nikon vhl004, nikon cbn4000, nikon vhl004b, nikon vhl004bw, nikon cbn4000s, nikon cbn4000sa, nikon vva111k003, nikon vva111k001, nikon vva112k001
Barcodes 00018208036172, 00018208037179, 00018208928934, 00018208928972, 00018208929023, 00018208929061, 00182089289344, 05053086210783, 08033737551783, 08033737551790

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