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740 cameras
10.91MP - 19.73MP
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10.1
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13.06
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Panono Camera
108MP
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Nikon 1 J1 vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3: 30 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

22.66% more megapixels (photo).
10.1MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
13.06MP
284
0

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 38mm
17.3 x 13mm
240
0

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
Sony Alpha a6500: 425
23
181
0

4. noise

The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.
372ISO
Sony Alpha 7S: 3702ISO
459ISO
175
0

5. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
60fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
7fps
167
0

6. weight

30g lighter.
234g
HTC Re: 65.5g
264g
140
0

7. image quality

A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.
56
Sony Alpha 7R II: 98
50
130
0

8. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
21.5bits
HP Photosmart R927: 42bits
20.6bits
85
0

9. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
0.0000625s
Canon EOS-1D C: 0.00000125s
0.00025s
79
0

10. width

1.7mm narrower.
106mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
107.7mm
75
0

11. pixel density

2.15% higher pixel density.
333ppi
Sony A7: 544ppi
326ppi
75
0

12. height

6.1mm shorter.
61mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
67.1mm
70
0

13. dynamic range

The better the dynamic range the system captures a wider number of values from dark to light leading to more details in low and highlights. Source: DxOMark.
11Evs
Nikon D810A: 14.8Evs
10.1Evs
70
0

14. volume

16.78% less body volume.
192.69cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
231.55cm³
70
0

15. thickness

3.5mm thinner.
29mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
32.5mm
69
0

16. battery power

8.51% more battery power.
1020mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless: 4360mAh
940mAh
69
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17. resolution

0.16% higher resolution.
831 x 554px
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2K + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S: 1517 x 1920px
783 x 587px
67
0

18. 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
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3
46% have it
63
0

19. Has a built-in focus motor

The focus motor moves the lens in order to autofocus. For system cameras, having a focus motor in the camera's body allows you to use a wide range of lenses, including lenses which do not have their own focus motor. For compact cameras, a focus motor is usually built-in.
Nikon 1 J1
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3
14% have it
61
0

20. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Nikon 1 J1
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3
22% have it
58
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21. supports AVCHD format

AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.
Nikon 1 J1
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3
25% have it
53
0

22. has touch autofocus

The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
Nikon 1 J1
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3
17% have it
52
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23. 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
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3
52% have it
51
0

24. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Nikon 1 J1
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3
43% have it
48
0

25. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Nikon 1 J1
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3
65% have it
48
0

26. flash sync speed

Flash synchronization is defined as the firing of a photographic flash coinciding with the shutter admitting light to the image sensor. In general, faster flash sync speeds are better if the photographer needs to flash-fill subjects that are backlit and wants to avoid motion blur, or wants to increase depth of field by using a high aperture.
0.01667s
Olympus Pen F: NaNs
0.00625s
40
0

27. has a HDMI output

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
Nikon 1 J1
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3
61% have it
36
0

28. exposure time

When the camera shutter is open for a long time, more light is absorbed by the sensor. You can use this slow shutter speed to produce vivid night time photography, or capture the trajectory of moving objects such as motorway traffic.
30s
Hasselblad X1D-50c: 3600s
60s
36
0

29. has 3D photo/video recording capabilities

The device captures 3D still photos and/or 3D videos due to two separate lenses.
Nikon 1 J1
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3
10% have it
33
0

30. wireless charging

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
Nikon 1 J1
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3
2% have it
26
0
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