Sony Alpha NEX-6 vs Nikon 1 V2

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61

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Sony Alpha NEX-6

Large viewfinder
Viewfinder size
0.71x
Flip-out screen
Screen flips out
Great for movies
Great viewfinder
Viewfinder
Digital
CMOS Sensor
Sensor type
Better in low light
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon 1 V2

High-speed framerate
High speed movies
1,200 fps
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
External mic jack
External mic jack
Record higher quality audio with a microphone
Badge
Phase detection autofocus
fast and accurate

galleries

Explore our gallery of 2 sample photos taken by the Nikon 1 V2.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Sony Alpha NEX-6.

competitors

Sony Alpha NEX-6 Competitors

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Sony Alpha A6000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$548 body only

$648 with 16-50mm lens

Image stabilization Image stabilization
True resolution Much higher true resolution
Viewfinder size Slightly smaller viewfinder
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Sony NEX 7

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

Startup delay Much less startup delay
True resolution Much higher true resolution
Light sensitivity Worse maximum light sensitivity
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Sony Alpha A5100

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$448 body only

$548 with 16-50mm lens

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

Nikon 1 V2 Competitors

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Nikon 1 J3

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$650 with 10-30mm lens

Focus points More focus points
Size Smaller
Viewfinder No viewfinder
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Nikon 1 J5

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$497 with 10-30mm lens

Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Touch screen Has a touch screen
High-speed framerate Lower speed movies
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Nikon 1 V3

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$1,197 with 10-30mm lens

Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Touch screen Has a touch screen
External mic jack Lacks an external mic jack

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SR (2:16 PM, June 11, 2013)
Sorry but since Nikon V1 and V2, the AF on N1 have been the first in compact camera using phase detection ?? This overlook makes the whole comparison very questionable...
That's basically where I stop reading...
 
Avatar for Eduardo Guariglia Eduardo Guariglia (8:09 PM, January 31, 2013)
Me too!
 
Alil (1:51 AM, January 22, 2013)
Thanks.. I confuse to choose between this camera.and now i know,I choose Sony Nex-6.