Nikon 1 V1Olympus OM-D E-M5
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Top 38%
Nikon 1 V1
Olympus OM-D E-M5
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).
Panono Camera: 108MP

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.
Sony Alpha a7 III: 693

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

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

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.
Nikon D3x: 4400shots

8. weight

131g lighter.
HTC Re: 65.5g

9. video recording

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

10. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Nikon 1 V1
Olympus OM-D E-M5
37% have it

11. 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

12. fastest shutter speed

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

13. pixel density

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

14. 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

16. width

9mm narrower.
DxO One: 26.2mm

17. 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

18. battery power

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

19. 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

20. volume

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

21. height

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

22. 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

23. 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

24. 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

25. has sensor shift stabilization

With sensor shift, the image sensor (rather than the lens) moves to counterbalance any vibration of the camera. This means the image will be stabilised regardless of what lens is being used.
Nikon 1 V1
Olympus OM-D E-M5
18% have it

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