Summary Nikon 1 V2

Prices Price
Body only
With 10-30mm lens
Score Snapsort rank
Within its price range
#n/a of 4
Among similar cameras
#n/a of 28
Specifications Key specs
Sensor size
Help Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm
Screen resolution
Help 921k dots
Help 14.2 MP
Movie format
Help 1080p @ 60fps
Screen size
Help 3"
Light sensitivity
Help 6,400 ISO
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Lenses Lenses
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Nikon has replaced the 1 V2 with the 1 V3.

Nikon 1 V3
Nikon 1 V3 announced March 2014
Color depth Better color depth
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Touch screen Has a touch screen

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The Nikon 1 V2 vs other recent mirrorless cameras

High-speed framerate High speed movies Help
1,200 fps
Autofocus Phase detection autofocus Help
fast and accurate
Movie continuous focus Movie continuous focus Help
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
Weight Light Help
278 g
Fastest shutter speed Fast shutter speed Help
1/16000 of a second
Viewfinder Doesn't use battery, see more detail Help
External mic jack External mic jack Help
Record higher quality audio with a microphone
Lowest price Inexpensive Help
Built-in flash Built-in flash Help
External flash not needed


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The Nikon 1 V2 vs other recent mirrorless cameras

Low light performance Very noisy at high ISO Help
403 ISO
Overall image quality Very low overall image quality Help
Color depth Little color depth Help
20.2 bits
Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur
Touch screen No touch screen Help
More buttons
Weather sealed No weather sealing Help
Need to shelter it from weather
Lens availability Slightly fewer lenses available Help
20 lenses
Missing geo-tagging
Popularity Not so popular Help
Among snapsort users
Movie format Full HD Help
1080p @ 60fps
Screen resolution Low resolution screen Help
921k dots
Dynamic range Very narrow dynamic range Help
10.8 EV
Supports 24p No 24p movies Help
Missing that film look
True resolution Lower true resolution Help
14.2 MP
Screen flips out Fixed screen Help
Less flexible
Announced Old Help
October 2012
Longest exposure Short exposures Help
30 seconds




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Nikon 1 V2
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a (1:41 PM, December 23, 2012)
the display resolution is 921k dots not 921000k dots !!!
correct that please