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Nikon 1 J1 Camera Hands-On - Updated

Joshua Waller goes hands on with the new Nikon 1 J1 compact system camera, with 10 megapixel sensor.

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Nikon 1 J1 Hands On
Nikon 1 Lenses Hands On New: 22/09/2011

We go hands on with the new Nikon 1 J1:

Nikon J1 Red, Silver, Black
Nikon J1 Silver, Red, Black, with matching lenses.

J1 with Lens
J1 with Lens - Classic design

J1 Black - Sensor Exposed
J1 Black - Sensor Exposed - here you can see the infra-red / dust protection glass (pink tint), and then the smaller square further back is the actual sensor.

Rear of camera
Rear / Top of camera

Rear of camera hand-held
Rear of camera hand-held, showing photo shooting mode.

Photo menu Setup menu
Photo menu Setup menu

J1 Black, pop-up flash
J1 Black, pop-up flash

Bottom of camera
Bottom of camera, battery, and memory card slot.

Rear of camera - Photo mode
Rear of camera - Photo mode

J1 Black and J1 Pink
J1 Black and J1 Pink (with matching lens caps)

Hands on with the new lenses:

10-30mm lens extended
10-30mm lens extended
10-30mm lens retracted
10-30mm lens retracted
10mm pancake lens
10mm pancake lens

More Nikon 1 Series Links:
Nikon 1 Series Presentation and Questions With Nikon. New!
Nikon 1 Series Future Lenses and Prototypes. New!
Nikon 1 J1 Hands-On - Multi-coloured. Updated!
Nikon 1 V1 Hands-On - Screens.
Nikon 1 V1 vs J1 Size and Features Comparison.
Nikon 1 Series Camera Announcement.

Nikon 1 J1 Specifications

Image Sensor
Pixels10.1Mp (Megapixels)
Pixels (W)3872
Pixels (H)2592
Sensor TypeCMOS
Sensor SizeCX format
Sensor Size (width)13.2mm
Sensor Size (height)8.8mm
Aspect Ratio
  • 3:2
  • 16:9
LCD Monitor
LCD Monitor3in
Screen resolution460,000 dots
Touch ScreenNo
Focusing modes
  • Autofocus
Exposure Control
Shutter speeds shortest1/16000sec
Shutter speeds longest30sec
Bulb modeYes
Exp modes
  • Program
  • Aperture-Priority
  • Shutter-Priority
  • A
  • Centre-weighted - Average
  • Spot
  • TTL
ISO sensitivity100 - 3200
White balance
  • Auto
  • Manual
  • Outdoors/Daylight
  • Cloudy
  • Incandescent
  • Fluorescent
  • Shade
  • Flash
Exposure Comp+/-3
Viewfinder ResolutionNo Data
MagnificationNo Data
Shooting Options
Continuous shooting60fps
Movie modeYes
Video Resolution
  • 1920x1080 FullHD
  • 1280x720 HD 720p
Video FPS30
Stereo SoundYes
Optical Zoom with VideoYes
Other Features
Image StabilisationNo
Wi-FiNo Data
Card Type
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
File Type
  • RAW
  • JPG
  • RAW + JPG
Power Source
Battery TypeRechargeable Li-ion EN-EL20 battery
Battery Life (CIPA rating)230shots
Box Contents
Box ContentsEN-EL20 rechargeable Li-ion battery, MH-27 battery charger, UC-E6 USB cable, EG-CP14 audio/video cable, AN-N1000 strap, BF-N1000 body cap, ViewNX 2/Short Movie Creator CD

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Photographs taken using the Nikon 1 J1

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