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10.91MP - 19.73MP
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12.3
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Panono Camera
108MP
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Nikon 1 J1 vs Olympus PEN E-PL3: 28 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

17.89% more megapixels (photo).
10.1MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
12.3MP
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
239
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
35
181
0

4. noise

The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.
372ISO
Sony Alpha 7S: 3702ISO
499ISO
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
5.5fps
167
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6. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Nikon 1 J1
Olympus PEN E-PL3
25% have it
150
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7. weight

30.78g lighter.
234g
HTC Re: 65.5g
264.78g
140
0

8. 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
52
129
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9. 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 D5: 3280000ISO
12800ISO
126
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10. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
21.5bits
HP Photosmart R927: 42bits
20.9bits
85
0

11. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Nikon 1 J1
Olympus PEN E-PL3
48% have it
81
0

12. 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

13. width

4mm narrower.
106mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
110mm
75
0

14. pixel density

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

15. height

3mm shorter.
61mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
64mm
70
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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
10.3Evs
70
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17. volume

26.03% less body volume.
192.69cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX55: 65.29cm³
260.48cm³
70
0

18. battery power

11.3% more battery power.
1020mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless: 4360mAh
1150mAh
69
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19. 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
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20. 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
Olympus PEN E-PL3
25% have it
52
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21. 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
Olympus PEN E-PL3
52% have it
51
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22. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Nikon 1 J1
Olympus PEN E-PL3
65% have it
48
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23. has manual shutter speed

This allows to manually set the shutter speed.
Nikon 1 J1
Olympus PEN E-PL3
44% have it
46
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24. Has a hot shoe

A hot shoe can be used to attach an external flash, as well as light meters, viewfinders, rangefinders and other attachments.
Nikon 1 J1
Olympus PEN E-PL3
51% have it
40
0

25. 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

26. lenses

A bigger variety of brand lenses means that you have more options and can find one that suits your needs.
4
Nikon D5: 400
26
38
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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
Olympus PEN E-PL3
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
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