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Nikon 1 J1
Nikon D850
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3
Top 56%1,054 points
Top 56%
Top 7%2,238 points
Top 7%
Top 49%1,239 points
Top 49%
Nikon 1 J1
Nikon D850
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3
Top specs and features

Nikon 1 J1 vs Nikon D850 vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3: 71 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

10.1MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
45.7MP
13.06MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
13.2 x 8.8mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 25.4mm
35.9 x 23.9mm
17.3 x 13mm

3. focus points

The more focus points the more flexibility in picking which part of the scene to focus on. They also give the image sensor a better probability in identifying the right area of the scene to focus on in more automatic modes.
135
Canon EOS R: 5655
153
23

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
60fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
7fps
7fps

5. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Nikon 1 J1
Nikon D850
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3
28% have it

6. maximum light sensitivity

With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
6400 ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000 ISO
102400 ISO
6400 ISO

7. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
230shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
1840shots
340shots

8. video recording (main camera)

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.
1080 x 60fps
Fujifilm X-T3: 2160 x 60fps
2160 x 30fps
1080 x 60fps

9. weight

234g
HTC Re: 65.5g
915g
264g

10. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Nikon 1 J1
Nikon D850
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3
39% have it

11. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
1/16000s
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV: 1/32000s
1/8000s
1/4000s

12. Has phase detection autofocus for videos

A phase detection autofocus system is faster than a contrast detection autofocus system. Even when recording scenes with a lot of fast movements, the videos are sharp and clear.
Nikon 1 J1
Nikon D850
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3
12% have it

13. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Nikon 1 J1
Nikon D850
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3
50% have it

14. Has phase detection autofocus for photos

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.
Nikon 1 J1
Nikon D850
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3
32% have it

15. has built-in optical image stabilization

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
Nikon 1 J1
Nikon D850
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3
46% have it

16. has AF tracking

With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
Nikon 1 J1
Nikon D850
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3
73% have it

17. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.
Nikon 1 J1
Nikon D850
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3
9% have it

18. Has timelapse function

A timelapse shows a long passage of time sped up. A series of photographs taken from the same position over a long period is joined together to create a short video. It is great way to capture things like the setting sun, or clouds moving across the sky.
Nikon 1 J1
Nikon D850
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3
16% have it

19. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
460k dots
Fujifilm X-T1 + XF 18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS: 1040000k dots
2359k dots
460k dots

20. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Nikon 1 J1
Nikon D850
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3
27% have it

21. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Nikon 1 J1
Nikon D850
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3
26% have it

22. has a 24p cinema mode

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
Nikon 1 J1
Nikon D850
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3
27% have it

23. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Nikon 1 J1
Nikon D850
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3
20% have it

24. has a two-stage shutter

A two-stage shutter is good for taking photos like a pro; apply pressure to the button in order for the lens to focus, and then press it fully to capture the photograph.
Nikon 1 J1
Nikon D850
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3
54% have it

25. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Nikon 1 J1
Nikon D850
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3
66% have it

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