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Nikon 1 V1 versus Olympus PEN EPL3 versus Olympus PEN EPM1

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Nikon 1 V1

DxOMark Sensor Scores

Overall Score
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54
Portrait
(Color Depth)
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21.3 bits
Landscape
(Dynamic Range)
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11 Evs
Sports
(Low-Light ISO)
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346 ISO
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Olympus PEN EPL3

DxOMark Sensor Scores

Overall Score
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52
Portrait
(Color Depth)
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20.9 bits
Landscape
(Dynamic Range)
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10.3 Evs
Sports
(Low-Light ISO)
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499 ISO
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Olympus PEN EPM1

DxOMark Sensor Scores

Overall Score
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52
Portrait
(Color Depth)
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21 bits
Landscape
(Dynamic Range)
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10.3 Evs
Sports
(Low-Light ISO)
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499 ISO
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Nikon 1 V1

Manufacturer specifications

Type Hybrid 
Announced 2011-09-21 
Indicative price (USD) 1000  
Sensor type CMOS 
Resolution 3904 x 2606  
Sensor photo detectors (Mpix) 10.17  
Sensor size (mm) 8.8 x 13.2 
Color filter array RGB 
Pixel pitch (µm) 3.4  
Bits per pixel 12.0 
Focal length multiplier 2.70 
Aspect Ratio 3:2, 16:9 
ISO latitude  100 - 6400 
Shutter type Mechanical and Electronic 
Fastest - Slowest speed (s) 1/16000 - 30.0  
Frame rate (fps) 34.0  
Live view  Yes 
Stabilization   
Firmware  
Dust cleaningYes 
Mount typeNikon 1 CX  
Weight (gr) 293  
Battery type MH-25 Battery Charger 
Battery weight (gr)  
Tropicalization  
Camera material Magnesium 
Mount material  
View finder type Electronic 
View finder magnification  
View finder coverage 100 
Mirror lockup No 
View finder diopter -3 to +1 m 
Monitor type LCD 
Monitor size
Monitor pixel 921000 
Articulated screen No 
Touch screen No 
Contrast screen  
Low-pass filter  
Focus mode Yes 
Autofocus modes Single-point AF: 135 focus areas, Auto-area AF: 41 focus areas, Subject tracking, Face-priority AF 
Number of autofocus points 135 
Exposure bracketing  
Exposure compensation  
Drive modes Single frame, continuous, Mechanical, Electronic, Electronic (Hi), Self-timer, delayed remote, quick-response remote, interval timer shooting 
Buffer size  
Recording medium SD/SDHC/SDXC 
Image format NEF (RAW), JPEG 
White balance bracketing  
Connectivity USB: Hi-speed USB HDMI output: Type C mini-pin HDMI connector Accessory hot shoe used for designated accessories Video output: NTSC/PAL Audio input: Stereo mini-pin jack (3.5mm diameter) 
Bluetooth No 
3G No 
Sound recording Yes 
External micro Yes 
Histogram  
GPS Optional GP-N100 GPS uni 
Video Yes 
Maximum format image video 1920 X 1080/60i 
Full HD Yes 
Live autofocus  
Video file format MOV 
Video codec H.264 
Video stabilisation  

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Olympus PEN EPL3

Manufacturer specifications

Type Hybrid 
Announced 2011-06-30 
Indicative price (USD)  
Sensor type CMOS 
Resolution 4080 x 3040  
Sensor photo detectors (Mpix) 12.40  
Sensor size (mm) 13.0 x 17.3 
Color filter array RGB 
Pixel pitch (µm) 4.2  
Bits per pixel 12.0 
Focal length multiplier 2.00 
Aspect Ratio 4:3 
ISO latitude  200 - 12800 
Shutter type mechanical 
Fastest - Slowest speed (s) 1/4000 - 60.0  
Frame rate (fps) 5.5  
Live view  Yes 
Stabilization  Optical 
Firmware  
Dust cleaningYes 
Mount typeMicro 4/3  
Weight (gr)  
Battery type Li-ion battery BLS-1 
Battery weight (gr)  
Tropicalization 0 - 40? (operation) / -20 - 60? (storage), 30 - 90% (operation) / 10 - 90% (storage) 
Camera material Metal 
Mount material Metal 
View finder type No 
View finder magnification
View finder coverage 100 
Mirror lockup  
View finder diopter  
Monitor type LCD 
Monitor size
Monitor pixel 460000 
Articulated screen Yes 
Touch screen No 
Contrast screen  
Low-pass filter  
Focus mode Yes 
Autofocus modes Single AF (S-AF) / Continuous AF (C-AF) / Manual Focus (MF) / S-AF + MF / AF tracking (C-AF + TR) C-AF and AF tracking are not available with non-Micro Four Thirds lenses. This is can be set in both recording mode, still and movie, separately. 
Number of autofocus points 35 
Exposure bracketing 2, 3, 5frames in 0.3, 0.5, 0.7, 1EV steps selectable, 7frames in 0.3, 0.5, 0.7EV steps selectable 
Exposure compensation  
Drive modes Single-frame shooting, Sequential shooting, Self-timer 
Buffer size  
Recording medium SD/SDHC/SDXC  
Image format JPEG, RAW (ORF) 
White balance bracketing Yes (3 frames in 2, 4, 6 steps selectable in either blue/amber or magenta/green axis) 
Connectivity USB/HDMI 
Bluetooth No 
3G No 
Sound recording Yes 
External micro  
Histogram Yes 
GPS No 
Video Yes 
Maximum format image video 1920x1080 / 60fps 
Full HD Yes 
Live autofocus yes 
Video file format AVCHD 
Video codec  
Video stabilisation  

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Olympus PEN EPM1

Manufacturer specifications

Type Hybrid 
Announced 2011-06-30 
Indicative price (USD)  
Sensor type CMOS 
Resolution 4080 x 3040  
Sensor photo detectors (Mpix) 12.40  
Sensor size (mm) 13.0 x 17.3 
Color filter array RGB 
Pixel pitch (µm) 4.2  
Bits per pixel 12.0 
Focal length multiplier 2.00 
Aspect Ratio 4:3 
ISO latitude  200 - 12800 
Shutter type mechanical 
Fastest - Slowest speed (s) 1/4000 - 60.0  
Frame rate (fps) 5.5  
Live view  Yes 
Stabilization  Yes 
Firmware  
Dust cleaningYes 
Mount typeMicro 4/3  
Weight (gr)  
Battery type BLS-1 Li-ion 
Battery weight (gr)  
Tropicalization  
Camera material Metal 
Mount material Metal 
View finder type No 
View finder magnification
View finder coverage 100 
Mirror lockup  
View finder diopter  
Monitor type LCD 
Monitor size
Monitor pixel 460000 
Articulated screen No 
Touch screen No 
Contrast screen  
Low-pass filter  
Focus mode Yes 
Autofocus modes Single AF (S-AF) / Continuous AF (C-AF) / Manual Focus (MF) / S-AF + MF / AF tracking (C-AF + TR) C-AF and AF tracking are not available with non-Micro Four Thirds lenses. This is can be set in both recording mode, still and movie, separately. 
Number of autofocus points 35 
Exposure bracketing 2, 3, 5frames in 0.3, 0.5, 0.7, 1EV steps selectable, 7frames in 0.3, 0.5, 0.7EV steps selectable 
Exposure compensation  
Drive modes Single, Sequential, Self-timer (2 or 12 sec) 
Buffer size  
Recording medium SD Memory Card(SDHC, SDXC, UHS-I compatible), Eye-Fi, Class 6 is recommended for Movie shooting 
Image format JPEG, RAW (ORF) 
White balance bracketing 3 frames, 2, 4 or 6 steps 
Connectivity USB/Mini HDMI/Video Out/Accessory Port AP2 
Bluetooth No 
3G No 
Sound recording AVCHD Format: Dolby Digital, Motion JPEG Format / Picture with Sound: Wave Format Base (Stereo PCM/16bit, 48kHz), Max Recording Time 9Picture with Sound) 30 sec, Mic / Speaker: Stereo / Mono 
External micro  
Histogram Yes 
GPS No 
Video Yes 
Maximum format image video 1920x1080, 60i 
Full HD Yes 
Live autofocus Yes 
Video file format AVCHD 
Video codec  
Video stabilisation  

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Olympus PEN EPL3

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Olympus PEN EPM1

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