overview Color depth

Color depth Color depth
21.5 bits

Color depth is measured in bits, the better a camera's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish.

Snapsort uses metrics from DXOMark to determine how good a camera's color depth is. DXOMark only benchmarks cameras that shoot RAW, which covers most DSLRs and a few high-end digicams.

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Compared To Compared to recent mirrorless cameras

Out of 2 recent mirrorless cameras, 2 have (significantly) better color depth than the Nikon 1 J1.

Nikon 1 J1
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22.2 bits