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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

37.27% more megapixels.

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
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.

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.

5. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Nikon 1 V1
Olympus OM-D E-M5
26% have it

6. weight

131g lighter.

7. 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.

8. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.

9. video recording

0% better video recording quality.
1080 x 60fps

10. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Nikon 1 V1
Olympus OM-D E-M5
36% 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
49% have it

12. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.

13. width

9mm narrower.

14. pixel density

25.6% higher pixel density.

15. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.

16. height

13mm shorter.

17. volume

19.99% less body volume.

18. battery power

1.56x more battery power.

19. resolution

1.51x higher resolution.

20. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Nikon 1 V1
Olympus OM-D E-M5
24% have it

21. 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
23% have it

22. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

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
14% have it

24. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Nikon 1 V1
Olympus OM-D E-M5
15% have it

25. 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

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