Nikon 1 J1Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3
Top 55%1,182 points
Top 55%
Top 47%1,393 points
Top 47%
Nikon 1 J1
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3
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Top specs and features

Nikon 1 J1 vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3: 55 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

29.31% more megapixels.
10.1MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
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
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
Sony Alpha a9: 693
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

5. noise

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

6. weight

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

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

8. 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.
6400ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000ISO
6400ISO

9. 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
340shots

10. video recording

0% better video recording quality.
1080 x 60fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
1080 x 60fps

11. 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

12. fastest shutter speed

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

13. width

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

14. pixel density

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

16. 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

17. height

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

18. volume

16.78% less body volume.
187.51cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
234.87cm³

19. thickness

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

20. 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 1011px
783 x 587px

21. battery power

8.51% more battery power.
1020mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6: 4360mAh
940mAh

22. 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

23. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3"
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2: 4.8"
3"

24. 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
17% have it

25. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Nikon 1 J1
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3
23% have it

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