Nikon 1 V1Olympus OM-D E-M5
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Top specs and features

Nikon 1 V1 vs Olympus OM-D E-M5: 59 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

1.59x more megapixels (main camera).
10.1MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
16.1MP

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 a7 III: 693
35

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
10fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
9fps

5. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Nikon 1 V1
Olympus OM-D E-M5
27% 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
25600 ISO

7. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
400shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
310shots

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
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
1080 x 60fps

9. weight

131g lighter.
294g
HTC Re: 65.5g
425g

10. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Nikon 1 V1
Olympus OM-D E-M5
37% 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
1/4000s

12. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Nikon 1 V1
Olympus OM-D E-M5
50% have it

13. pixel density

25.6% higher pixel density.
471ppi
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S: 1437.5ppi
375ppi

14. resolution

1.51x higher resolution.
1176 x 784px
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S: 3680 x 2760px
901 x 676px

15. 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 V1
Olympus OM-D E-M5
72% have it

16. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Nikon 1 V1
Olympus OM-D E-M5
25% have it

17. battery power

1.56x more battery power.
1900mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6: 4360mAh
1220mAh

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 V1
Olympus OM-D E-M5
15% have it

19. width

9mm narrower.
113mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
122mm

20. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Nikon 1 V1
Olympus OM-D E-M5
19% have it

21. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
921k dots
Fujifilm X-T1 + XF 18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS: 1040000k dots
610k dots

22. volume

19.99% less body volume.
NaNcm³
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 0cm³
NaNcm³

23. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Nikon 1 V1
Olympus OM-D E-M5
24% have it

24. height

13mm shorter.
76mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
89mm

25. 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 V1
Olympus OM-D E-M5
54% have it

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