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Nikon 1 V1
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Nikon 1 V1 Digital Camera

Camera Labs Recommended fotovideo.nu Bronze PhotographyBlog.com Recommended Ephotozine Highly Recommended tbreak.ae Recommended
SLR 10.1MP CMOS Oct 2011
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38 Reasons For

Seven Industry Awards

The experts at PhotographyBlog.com, Camera Labs, M3.idg.se and Tbreak.ae all decided that concluded that they would recommend this camera and gave it their "Recommended" award.

Two additional expert review sites both thought that this Nikon camera was good. The expert at Ephotozine gave this camera a "Highly Recommended" award, confirming their endorsement and it received a Fotovideo.nu "Bronze" award.

The expert at one more expert review site decided that this Nikon camera was good. This Nikon digital camera received a "Good Choice" award from Pcforalla.idg.se.

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Expert Reviews Are Average

Sixty-six experts from sites including What Digital Camera, PhotographyBlog.com, DP Review and Ephotozine have rated this camera on average 75 out of 100.

Good Quality Pictures

Several Nikon 1 V1 reviewers who reviewed this digital camera considered that it was able to produce good images. Ephotozine.com wrote in their review on expert website Ephotozine five years ago “Front of V1Sample Photos taken with a full production model of the Nikon 1 V1”. Goodgearguide.com.au said on expert website Good Gear Guide.com.au in the same month “The 10.1-megapixel Nikon 1 V1 is capable of producing excellent images through its two standard kit lenses”. Expert website Digitalone.com.sg wrote “IT used to be that you needed a DSLR camera to snap great quality photos”.

A few Nikon 1 V1 reviewers who reviewed the product considered that it had a good picture resolution. Photographyblog.com said on PhotographyBlog.com “Up to 60fps continuous shooting”. Expert website Cameralabs.com mentioned in their review of this digital camera “A selection of innovative shooting modes, quick burst modes”. Cameralabs.com also said “Quick AF, confident tracking, fast burst shooting and the ability to capture both stills”.

A number of Nikon 1 V1 owners who reviewed the product thought it had a good image sensor. Hardwarezone.com.sg said in their review of the Nikon 1 V1 “Excellent EVF with EyeStart sensor”. Expert website Techmagnifier.com said “F you will do overall analysis, you will find conclusion that Sony NEX – 7 has biggest sensor, Nikon V1 has advanced & unique features” . Two years ago expert review site Avhub.com.au wrote “A CHIP OFF THE OLD BLOCK? Nikon has introduced a third sensor format for its compact system camera (CSC) as it deliberately tries to keep some distance from its D-SLRs”.

One Nikon 1 V1 reviewer who reviewed the product considered that it had a good ISO range.

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Good Video Capture

Some people said in their reviews that the Nikon 1 V1 was good for video recording. Expert review site Ephotozine.com wrote in their review of this digital camera “The 10 megapixel sensor achieves an amazing 60fps shooting, high speed video and full HD recording”. Five years ago expert review site Smarthouse.com.au said “Up top sits the power button, shutter release and video record button, each generously proportioned” and rated it 5 stars. Hardwarezone.com.sg said in their review of this digital camera also five years ago “Excellent HD video quality” .

Good Quality Lens

Some people considered that it had a good lens. Cameralabs.com rated it 4 stars and mentioned on expert review site Camera Labs “Nikon V1 review The Nikon V1 is a compact interchangeable lens camera (ILC) with 10.1 Megapixels, Full HD video” in their review of the Nikon 1 V1. Five years ago expert review site Cnet.co.uk said “The V1 is the second of Nikon's newly-announced interchangeable lens compact cameras”. Cnet.com.au scored it 4 stars and mentioned on expert review site CNET.com.au “The Nikon 1 V1 is a lovely interchangeable lens camera, provided you have the time to spend learning its many shooting modes”.

Several people who reviewed this digital camera considered that it had a good autofocus. Expert review site Hereshow.ca said “The very fast framing rate and Continuous autofocus make the V1” in their Nikon 1 V1 review. Five years ago Hardwarezone.com.sg mentioned in their review of this digital camera “Quick autofocus speeds”. Hardwarezone.com.sg also wrote “Good general responsiveness, fast autofocus”.

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Easy to Use

Several Nikon 1 V1 reviewers considered that this digital camera was easy to use. Channelnews.com.au wrote “The V1 is essentially the practical person?s shooter” in their review of the Nikon 1 V1. Expert review site Amateurphotographer.co.uk said “Most acknowledge that a small model with plenty of control, good optics”. Hardwarezone.com.sg said “Motion snapshot that are fun to use” in their review and scored the product 80 out of 100.

Some people mentioned in their reviews that the Nikon 1 V1 was easy to use the menus. Hardwarezone.com.sg said in their Nikon 1 V1 review “Gimmicky functions take precedence over traditional advanced photography settings” and gave this digital camera a rating of 4 stars.

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Robust

A few Nikon 1 V1 reviewers who purchased it concluded that it was well made. Pcmag.com mentioned in their review of the Nikon 1 V1 on PC Mag “The Nikon V1 is priced like a high-end mirrorless camera and delivers solid performance.” but even so they gave it a score of 3 stars. Expert website Camcorderinfo.com wrote four years ago “The camera managed to capture a solid video image in bright l” in their review of the Nikon 1 V1. Expert website Goodgearguide.com.au mentioned “It's well built.” in their review of this digital camera.

Some Nikon 1 V1 reviewers who reviewed it concluded that it was strong and durable. Expert website Popphoto.com said four years ago “The company that always put an emphasis on producing extremely sharp lenses and cutting-edge, rugged camera bodies has decided to target a lowe” in their review of this digital camera.

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Good Size

Twenty-one people who bought the product considered that it was compact. Ephotozine.com scored it 5 stars and said on expert review site Ephotozine “The Nikon 1 Series is like a more compact mirrorless system, with a smaller sensor than the Micro Four thirds system”. Five years ago Photographyblog.com gave the product a score of 80 out of 100 and said “The Nikon 1 V1 is the company's long-awaited entry into the rapidly growing compact system camera market” in their review. Photographyblog.com also said “Digital compact cameras have never be”.

One person who purchased it mentioned that it was a good body shape. Cnet.co.uk wrote in their review on expert review site CNET.co.uk “The body lacks its sibling's finesse and we're not sure the extra features justify the higher price”.

One Nikon 1 V1 reviewer mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera was thick. Photoanswers.co.uk mentioned on expert review site Photo Answers.co.uk “The thickness of its durable” in their review.

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Good Product Quality

A number of Nikon 1 V1 owners who reviewed it mentioned that it was good quality. Five years ago Whatdigitalcamera.com mentioned on expert website What Digital Camera “The V1 is beautifully made, fun to use, has an excellent built-in EVF and delivers good quality pictures in most situations, including fast action”. Expert website Asia.cnet.com mentioned “Interchangeable lens cameras (ILCs) are becoming increasingly popular with consumers as they offer good image quality” in their review. Expert review site Goodgearguide.com.au wrote in their review of the Nikon 1 V1 “The Nikon 1 V1 is an interchangeable lens camera that's capable of supplying great image quality” however despite that they gave the Nikon 1 V1 a score of 60 out of 100.

Good Technical Features

Nine Nikon 1 V1 reviewers who reviewed the Nikon 1 V1 agreed that it had good features. Ephotozine.com wrote in their review on expert website Ephotozine “Key features, however it's clear from the price difference, design”. Expert website Channelnews.com.au wrote in their review “While it houses enthusiast-level features and quality, its ease of use”. Hardwarezone.com.sg wrote in their review of the Nikon 1 V1 “Missing a few advanced features”.

Good Screen / Viewfinder

A number of Nikon 1 V1 owners who bought the product agreed that it had an electronic viewfinder. Hardwarezone.com.sg wrote “Superb EVF and LCD”. Hardwarezone.com.sg also mentioned “Image quality, easy to use, great EVF”. Expert review site Tbreak.ae said in their review “An impressive EVF are a few things that make the Nikon 1 a” .

A number of people mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera was mirrorless. Expert website Pocket-Lint.com said “Brave step by Nikon into the compact, mirrorless system camera market”. Tbreak.ae mentioned “The Nikon 1 cameras are a great first effort by Nikon in the world of mirrorless cameras, with some great features” in their review.

A number of customers thought it had a good viewfinder. Hardwarezone.com.sg said in their review of the Nikon 1 V1 “Excellent viewfinder and screen” . Hardwarezone.com.sg also mentioned “Screen and viewfinder are accurate and pleasant to use”.

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Nikon Has Good Camera Reviews

We calculated the average ratings for all Nikon digital cameras and also specifically for Nikon SLR cameras and found that in both cases Nikon had good ratings.

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Nice Design

Some people who purchased it agreed that it was a good design. Expert review site Camcorderinfo.com said “The V1 has a light and compact design that does put less pressure on your wrist during long video shots.” in their review. Expert review site Howtospendit.ft.com wrote “The design is interesting as a retro exercise, if you accept that sometimes a look can be nostalgic without being a rehash of anything specific”.

One customer who purchased it wrote that it was good looking.

One Nikon 1 V1 reviewer mentioned in their reviews that the Nikon 1 V1 was neat. Pcworld.co.nz mentioned “Mirrorless interchangeable lens cameras, or ‘hybrids’, are increasingly popular because they slot neatly into a sweet spot between compacts” in their Nikon 1 V1 review and gave it a score of 4 stars.

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Acceptable Noise Level

One Nikon 1 V1 reviewer mentioned in their reviews that the Nikon 1 V1 was noisy. Digitalcamerareview.com scored it 80 out of 100 and mentioned “Video image quality, with decent high ISO noise performance con” in their Nikon 1 V1 review.

One customer said that this digital camera was quiet. Expert website Reviewed.com wrote “The camera does have a responsive and silent a” in their review of this digital camera.

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Supports Full HD Video

supports Full HD video

The Nikon 1 V1 supports Full HD video, which is unusual. Most of the other cameras of a comparable spec and age to the 1 V1 do not support Full HD video.

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Supports Video Capability

supports video capability

Like most of the other SLR cameras that have been available for more than two years, the Nikon 1 V1 supports video capability.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

Like most of the other cameras that came out around the same time as the 1 V1, the Nikon 1 V1 has a built-in flash.

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SD Compatible Memory Cards

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

We think you might also be interested in some of the other digital cameras that support an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory currently available including because of it's better review score, the D750[pl_2497138_price], or the D3200 + TAMRON AF 18-200 XR Di II LD + SD 4GB[pl_1947140_price] both from Nikon.

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Very Light

The weights of SLR cameras that were released more than two years ago range from 230g to 1.5kg. The Nikon 1 V1 is one of the lighter SLR cameras that have been available for around the same time as the 1 V1 (only 294 grams) amongst SLR cameras of this age.

If you would consider a digital camera with a heavier weight then you might want to look at the Canon EOS 5D[plb_1058_price] (810g).

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MOS Sensor Type

This camera has a CMOS sensor type, which is typical of many SLR cameras that were released around the same time as it.

We compared all the other digital cameras that have a CMOS sensor to this camera and we think the Pentax 645Z[plb_2522250_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Supports Two Image Formats Supporteds

The Nikon 1 V1 has a greater number of supported image formats than most cameras of a comparable type and age to it. This camera supports a JPG image formats supported, which is the most commonly supported image formats supported supported by similar spec digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the 1 V1. The image formats supported "RAW" is also supported by this Nikon camera.

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Electrical Viewfinder Type

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.

An electrical viewfinder type is actually the best viewfinder across all digital cameras of this spec and age.

An Electronic viewfinder type is the worst viewfinder amongst comparable types of digital camera.

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Electronic Camera Shutter Type

This camera has an Electronic|Mechanical camera shutter type, which is typical of many cameras of this age and type.

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Very Small Closest Focusing Distance

Cameras of a similar age and spec to the 1 V1 have closest focusing distances of between 0.2m and 0.5m. With a closest focusing distance of only 0.2 meters, the Nikon 1 V1 has a quite small closest focusing distance compared to most of the other SLR cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Very Light

The weights of SLR cameras that were released more than two years ago range from 0.24kg to 1.3kg. The Nikon 1 V1 is one of the lighter cameras that have been around for around the same time as the 1 V1 (only 0.249 kilograms) amongst digital cameras of this age.

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Features Three Flash Modess

The number of flash modes featured on the Nikon 1 V1 is more than most similar spec digital cameras that were released more than two years ago. The most frequently featured flash modes is Auto, but this flash modes is not featured on this camera. The flash modess Fill-in, Red-eye reduction and Slow synchronization are also featured on this digital camera.

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Has Three Photo Effectss

The Nikon 1 V1 has a greater number of photo effects than most digital cameras of this type and age. This Nikon camera has a Neutral photo effects, which is the most frequently found photo effects found on digital cameras of this age and type. The photo effectss "Black&White" and "Vivid" are also found on this camera.

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135 Auto Focus (AF) Pointss

135 auto Focus (AF) pointss

The Nikon 1 V1 is a 135 auto Focus (AF) points digital camera. Most of the other cameras of a similar spec and age to the 1 V1 have between 1 and 799 auto Focus (AF) pointss.

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Has One Image Editing

The number of image editing modes found on the Nikon 1 V1 is more than most digital cameras of a similar type and age to it. This Nikon camera has a Rotating image editing, which is the most frequently found image editing found on digital cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to the 1 V1.

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Quite Short Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

At only 27 millimeters, the Nikon 1 V1 has a fairly short minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) compared to most of the other SLR cameras that are a comparable age to the 1 V1. Similar spec digital cameras that were released more than two years ago have minimum focal length (35mm film equiv)s of between 18mm and 75mm.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolutions

This digital camera supports a video resolutions of 1280 x 720|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently supported video resolutions on SLR cameras that have been around for a similar time 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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1920 X 1080 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

This camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many comparable spec cameras that were launched around the same time as it.

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Has a Mini HDMI Connector Type

The number of HDMI connector types found on the Nikon 1 V1 is more than most cameras that were launched around the same time as it. This camera has a Mini HDMI connector type, which is the most commonly found HDMI connector type found on cameras that have been available for around the same time as the 1 V1.

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Supports Five ISO Sensitivitys

The number of ISO speeds supported by the Nikon 1 V1 is more than most SLR cameras that have been around for a comparable time to it. This digital camera supports a 100 ISO sensitivity, which is the most commonly supported ISO sensitivity supported by cameras of a similar age and type to the 1 V1. The ISO sensitivitys "400", "800", "3200" and "6400" are also supported by this camera.

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H.264 Video Formats Supported

This digital camera supports a H.264|MOV|MPEG4 video formats supported, which is typical of many comparable spec cameras that were launched around the same time as it.

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Supports Four Camera File Systems

The number of camera file systems supported by the Nikon 1 V1 is more than most digital cameras of a comparable age and spec to it. This Nikon camera supports a DCF 2 camera file system, which is the most commonly supported camera file system supported by similar spec cameras that have been around for more than two years. The camera file systems "DPOF 1.1", "Exif 2.3" and "RAW" are also supported by this camera.

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Supports Two Power Source Types

The number of power sources supported by the Nikon 1 V1 is more than most SLR cameras that have been available for more than two years. This camera supports a Battery power source type, which is the most frequently supported power source type supported by cameras of this type and age. The power source type "AC" is also supported by this Nikon digital camera.

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Auto Focus Adjustment

This digital camera has an Auto / Manual focus adjustment, which is the most frequently found focus adjustment on SLR cameras that have been available for more than two years.

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17 Reasons Against

Poor Support

Two Nikon 1 V1 owners thought the product did not have good technical guidance. Hardwarezone.com.sg said in their review “Manual settings aren't easily accessible” but in spite of that they still gave it a rating of 4 stars. Hardwarezone.com.sg also mentioned “Expensive, design is uninspiring, manual controls are all stuffed in menus”.

Does Not Support Wi-Fi

Like most of the other cameras of this age and spec, the Nikon 1 V1 does not support wi-Fi.

There are a number of other digital cameras which also support wi-Fi that you might also want to look at including the D3200 + TAMRON AF 18-200 XR Di II LD + SD 4GB[pl_1947140_price], or the D7100[pl_2082345_price] both from Nikon or the Canon EOS 6D[plb_1609271_price].

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

Like most of the other similar spec cameras that came out around the same time as the 1 V1, the Nikon 1 V1 does not have a GPS (satellite).

We compared this camera to all the other cameras with a GPS (satellite) and we think the D3200 + TAMRON AF 18-200 XR Di II LD + SD 4GB[pl_1947140_price], or the D7100[pl_2082345_price] both from Nikon which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.

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Not 3D

Like most of the other cameras of a similar age and spec to the 1 V1, the Nikon 1 V1 is not 3D.

If you are looking for a camera that is 3D then you might also want to consider the Nikon D800[plb_1347009_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Not Waterproof

Most comparable spec cameras that have been on the market for more than two years are not waterproof. The Nikon 1 V1 is no exception to this as it too is not waterproof.

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Does Not Have an Image Stabilizer

Like most of the other cameras that were launched around the same time as the 1 V1, the Nikon 1 V1 does not have an image stabilizer.

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Very Low Megapixel

The Nikon 1 V1 has one of the lower megapixels (only 10.1 megapixels) amongst SLR cameras of this age. Across all the digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the 1 V1 the megapixels range from 4MP to 52MP, and the average megapixel is 18MP.

If this Nikon digital camera megapixel is not high enough for you then you might also want to consider the Canon EOS 1100D - Rebel T3[plb_798413_price] (12.2MP) which also has a higher rating.

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Quite Short Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)s of SLR cameras that have been around for a similar time to the 1 V1 range from 38mm to 320mm, and the average maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) is 120mm. The Nikon 1 V1 has one of the shorter maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)s (only 81 millimeters) amongst SLR cameras of this age.

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Only Supports One Audio Formats Supported

The Nikon 1 V1 has a greater number of audio formats than most digital cameras of a similar spec and age to it. The most commonly supported audio formats supported is PCM, but this audio formats supported is not supported by this digital camera. The audio formats supporteds AAC are also supported by this camera.

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Only Has Three Shooting Modess

The number of shooting modes found on the Nikon 1 V1 is more than most cameras that were released more than two years ago. This Nikon digital camera has a Manual shooting modes, which is the most frequently found shooting modes found on cameras of a comparable age and spec to the 1 V1. The shooting modess "Auto" and "Movie" are also found on this camera.

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Very Few Total Megapixels

The Nikon 1 V1 has a fairly few total megapixels (only 12 megapixels) compared to most of the other cameras of this spec and age. The least total megapixels of digital cameras of this type and age is 10MP, the most is 53MP, and the average total megapixels is 19MP.

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Only 3872 X 2592 Pixels Maximum Image Resolution

The Nikon 1 V1 has a 3872 x 2592 pixels maximum image resolution which is higher than most digital cameras of a similar age and spec to it. Most cameras that were released more than two years ago have a 4608 x 3072 pixels maximum image resolution. Across all cameras of a similar age and spec to the 1 V1 the best image resolution is 8256 x 6192 pixels and the worst is 640 x 480 pixels.

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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 digital cameras of this spec and age.

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Very Big Maximum Aperture Number

The average maximum aperture number of cameras of a comparable age and spec to the 1 V1 is 19. The Nikon 1 V1 has one of the bigger maximum aperture numbers (only 5.6) amongst SLR cameras of this age.

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Only 400 Battery Life (CIPA Standard)s

The Nikon 1 V1 is a digital camera that takes 400 shots battery life (CIPA standard)s. Most of the other SLR cameras that were released more than two years ago take between 220 and 4,699 battery life (CIPA standard)s.

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Quite Low Motion JPEG Frame Rate

The average motion JPEG frame rate of SLR cameras that have been available for around the same time as the 1 V1 is 38fps. With a motion JPEG frame rate of only 30 frames per second, the Nikon 1 V1 has a quite low motion JPEG frame rate compared to most of the other SLR cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Fairly Long Flash Sync-Speed

The Nikon 1 V1 has a quite long flash sync-speed (1 second) compared to most of the other cameras of this age and type. The average flash sync-speed of similar spec digital cameras that have been around for a comparable time to the 1 V1 is 0.56s, and the flash sync-speeds range from 0.00012s to 3s.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Nikon 1 V1

Average Display Diagonal

The Nikon 1 V1 has a fairly standard display diagonal (3 inches) compared to most of the other SLR cameras that are a comparable age to the 1 V1.

We compared all the other 3" screen digital cameras to this digital camera and we think because of it's better review score, the Canon EOS 600D - Rebel T3i[plb_1102050_price] is also worth considering.

If you want a larger display diagonal then you might want to consider the D800[pl_1347009_price] (3.2"), or the Df[pl_1740408_price] (3.2") both from Nikon which also has a higher rating.

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Released Over Five Years Ago

This camera was released over five years ago.

Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel
Image Stabilizer
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution(s)
Maximum Image Resolution
Aspect Ratio
Image Formats Supported
Image Sensor Size (W X H)
Total Megapixels
Image Stabilizer Location
Sensor Format
Supported Aspect Ratios
Design
Colour of Product
Lens System
Maximum Aperture Number
Minimum Aperture Number
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Fixed Focal Length
Lens Type
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) Lock
Auto Focus (AF) Assist Beam
Closest Focusing Distance
Auto Focus (AF) Points
Auto Focus (AF) Points Selection
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
Camera Shutter Type
Flash
Flash Modes
Flash Sync-Speed
External Flash Connector
Flash Exposure Compensation
Flash Exposure Correction
Video
Full HD Video
Maximum Video Resolution
Motion JPEG Frame Rate
Video Formats Supported
Analog Signal Format System
Video Resolutions
Resolution At Capture Speed
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio Formats Supported
Voice Recording
Audio System
Memory
Compatible Memory Cards
Memory Slots
Display
Display Diagonal
Display
Touchscreen
Display Resolution (numeric)
Second Display
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Screen Size
Magnification
Viewfinder Type
Ports & Interfaces
PictBridge
AV Output
DC-In Jack
Connection to PC
HDMI
Microphone in
HDMI Connector Type
USB Version
Camera
White Balance
Shooting Modes
Photo Effects
Self-Timer Delay
Calendar
Histogram
Anti-Dust Function
Image Editing
Camera File System
Live View
Tripod Mountable
Camera Playback
Brightness Adjustment
Built-In Processor
Scene Modes
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Weight (including Battery)
Battery
Power Source Type
Battery Technology
Number of Batteries Supported
Battery Type
Battery Life (CIPA Standard)
Operational Conditions
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Packaging Content
AC Adapter Included
Cables Included
Batteries Included
Battery Charger Included
Hand Strap
Networking
Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Other Features
Video Capability
Built-In Flash
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
HDMI Ports Quantity
Weight
Interface
Data Compression
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent)
Aperture Range (F-F)
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Ports Quantity
Aperture Priority AE
Manual Exposure
Manual Focus
Auto Exposure
Technical Details
Image Processor

7 Awards

pcforalla.idg.se Good Choice Camera Labs Recommended fotovideo.nu Bronze PhotographyBlog.com Recommended Ephotozine Highly Recommended tbreak.ae Recommended M3.idg.se Recommended

Expert Reviews

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26 May 2014

A CHIP OFF THE OLD BLOCK? Nikon has introduced a third sensor format for its compact system camera (CSC) as it deliberately tries to keep some distance from its D-SLRs. Consequently, though, its... Read more…

My first impression of the V1 was that it is on the chunky side, both to look at and to handle. The design is interesting as a retro exercise, if you accept that sometimes a look can be nostalgic... Read more…

24 October 2012

Last year I was at the launch of the Nikon 1 camera, and although I asked several times to review it I never got to the top of the list. Now however Nikon have just launched the Nikon 1 v1 which... Read more…

30 September 2012

However, the controls for the V1 aren't exactly what you'd expect from a company with Nikon's heritage. Access to shooting modes is buried deep within menus and mastering the different control... Read more…

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25 July 2012

The Nikon 1 cameras are a great first effort by Nikon in the world of mirrorless cameras, with some great features. Great image quality, fast AF (including continuous shooting up to 60fps), and an...

Tbreak.ae

23 July 2012

The higher resolution screen, EVF, hotshoe and choice of shutter types mean that the Nikon V1 is more likely to attract the attention of the enthusiast photographer than the J1 is.Which means it...

29 June 2012

The V1 has a light and compact design that does put less pressure on your wrist during long video shots, but its lack of an articulated LCD and focus ring don't make for a very fun video recording...

29 June 2012

The V1 has a light and compact design that does put less pressure on your wrist during long video shots, but its lack of an articulated LCD and focus ring don't make for a very fun video recording...

29 May 2012

With the V1 , Nikon debuts new less-is-more thinking. It's got fewer external manual controls in favor of more novice-friendly aids like Smart Photo Selector, which rattles off 20 stills in less... Read more…

17 May 2012

Here's a product that will either push you to spend or spend a ton of time trying to find a cheaper...

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Brochures and Manuals

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers n1v001, n1v002, vva102k001, vva101k002, vva101k004, vva101k001, vva102k002, vva-101k001, vva-102k002, vva-102k001, vva-101k002, vva-101-k002, vva-101-k001, vva-102-k002, vva-102-k001, nikon nikon1v1
Barcodes 00018208037117, 00018208275045, 00018208275069, 00018208275694, 00018208921805, 00018208921843, 00018208921881, 00018208921928, 00018208921966, 00018208922000, 00018208923694, 00018208923731, 00616641735845, 03610170529989, 04571284722750, 04960759132550, 08033737551028, 08033737551035, 08033737551042, 08033737551059, 08033737551066, 08033737551073

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