Canon EOS M vs Nikon 1 V1

Winner
Canon EOS M

89

Nikon 1 V1

78

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS M

Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
24p movies
Supports 24p
For that film look
Really small
Size
Compact (109×66×32 mm)
Thin
Thickness
1.3"
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon 1 V1

Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Digital
High-speed framerate
High speed movies
1,200 fps
Continuous shooting
Rapid fire
60 fps
Startup delay
Almost no delay when powering up
1300 ms startup delay

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon EOS M.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon 1 V1.

competitors

Canon EOS M Competitors

Canon EOS M10

Canon EOS M10

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$449 - $599 with 15-45mm lens

Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Autofocus Faster autofocus
External mic jack Lacks an external mic jack
Canon EOS M3

Canon EOS M3

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$382 - $679 body only

$485 with 15-45mm lens

Viewfinder Has a viewfinder
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Size Larger
Canon EOS M5

Canon EOS M5

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$929 body only

$1,049 with 15-45mm lens

Screen size Much larger screen
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Size Significantly larger

Nikon 1 V1 Competitors

Nikon 1 J1

Nikon 1 J1

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$527 body only

$971 with 10-30mm lens

Autofocus Faster autofocus
Size Smaller
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen
Nikon 1 V3

Nikon 1 V3

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$1,197 with 10-30mm lens

True resolution Much higher true resolution
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
External mic jack Lacks an external mic jack
Nikon 1 J4

Nikon 1 J4

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$459 with 10-30mm lens

True resolution Much higher true resolution
Touch screen Has a touch screen
Viewfinder No viewfinder

discussion

Canon EOS M
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Nikon 1 V1
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Avatar for Snapsort Snapsort (0:46 PM, July 24, 2012)
You are right, that was a typo in our specs, we will fix that up soon. Thanks for letting us know. 
 
Luke Meeajaun (3:50 AM, July 24, 2012)
Snapsort, the EOS M does not have a built in flash :)