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Nikon 1 V2 versus Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 versus Nikon 1 J2

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Nikon 1 V2

DxOMark Sensor Scores

Overall Score
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50
Portrait
(Color Depth)
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20.2 bits
Landscape
(Dynamic Range)
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10.8 Evs
Sports
(Low-Light ISO)
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403 ISO
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Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3

DxOMark Sensor Scores

Overall Score
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71
Portrait
(Color Depth)
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22.7 bits
Landscape
(Dynamic Range)
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12.4 Evs
Sports
(Low-Light ISO)
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812 ISO
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Nikon 1 J2

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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10.8 Evs
Sports
(Low-Light ISO)
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363 ISO
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Nikon 1 V2

Manufacturer specifications

Type Hybrid 
Announced 2012-10-24 
Indicative price (USD) 899  
Sensor type CMOS 
Resolution 4620 x 3082  
Sensor photo detectors (Mpix) 14.24  
Sensor size (mm) 8.8 x 13.2 
Color filter array RGB 
Pixel pitch (µm) 2.9  
Bits per pixel 12.0 
Focal length multiplier 2.70 
Aspect Ratio 3:2 
ISO latitude  160 - 6400 
Shutter type Mechanical and Electronic 
Fastest - Slowest speed (s) 1/16000 - 30.0  
Frame rate (fps) 15.0  
Live view  Yes 
Stabilization  No 
Firmware  
Dust cleaningYes 
Mount typeNikon 1 CX  
Weight (gr) 278  
Battery type Lithium-Ion EN-EL21 
Battery weight (gr) 57 
Tropicalization Yes, Temperature 0C to 40C/+32F to 104F Humidity 85 procent or less (no condensation) 
Camera material Magnesium 
Mount material Metal 
View finder type Electronic 
View finder magnification
View finder coverage 100 
Mirror lockup  
View finder diopter -3 to +2 m-1 
Monitor type LCD 
Monitor size
Monitor pixel 921000 
Articulated screen No 
Touch screen No 
Contrast screen
Low-pass filter  
Focus mode Yes 
Autofocus modes Contrast Detect (sensor) Phase Detect Multi-area Selective single-point Tracking 
Number of autofocus points 135 
Exposure bracketing No 
Exposure compensation -3-5 EV (at 1/3 EV steps) 
Drive modes Single frame, continuous (15 fps), Self-timer (2 s, 10 s), remote 
Buffer size  
Recording medium SD/SDHC/SDXC 
Image format JPEG RAW (NEF) MNS (MOV + JPG) 
White balance bracketing No 
Connectivity USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) Yes, Type C mini-pin HDMI connector Wireless : Optional Remote control: Yes (Optional ML-L3) 
Bluetooth No 
3G No 
Sound recording Yes 
External micro No 
Histogram Yes 
GPS Yes 
Video Yes 
Maximum format image video 1920 x 1080 / 60 fps 
Full HD Yes 
Live autofocus  
Video file format MOV 
Video codec H.264/MPEG-4 Advanced Video Coding 
Video stabilisation No 

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3

Manufacturer specifications

Type Hybrid 
Announced 2012-09-17 
Indicative price (USD) 1300  
Sensor type CMOS 
Resolution 4624 x 3472  
Sensor photo detectors (Mpix) 16.05  
Sensor size (mm) 13.0 x 17.3 
Color filter array RGB 
Pixel pitch (µm) 3.7  
Bits per pixel 12.0 
Focal length multiplier 2.00 
Aspect Ratio 4:3 
ISO latitude  125 - 25600 
Shutter type Mechanical 
Fastest - Slowest speed (s) 1/4000 - 60.0  
Frame rate (fps) 6.0  
Live view  Yes 
Stabilization  No 
Firmware  
Dust cleaningYes 
Mount typeMicro 4/3  
Weight (gr) 470  
Battery type Li-ion Battery Pack 7.2V, 1860mAh 
Battery weight (gr)  
Tropicalization Yes 
Camera material Metal, plastic 
Mount material Metal 
View finder type Electronic 
View finder magnification 0.67 
View finder coverage 100 
Mirror lockup  
View finder diopter -4.0 to +4.0 
Monitor type Oled 
Monitor size
Monitor pixel 614000 
Articulated screen Yes 
Touch screen Yes 
Contrast screen  
Low-pass filter  
Focus mode Yes 
Autofocus modes AFS (Single) / AFF (Flexible) / AFC (Continuous) / MF 
Number of autofocus points 23 
Exposure bracketing 3, 5, 7 frames, in 1/3, 2/3 or 1 EV Step, single / burst 
Exposure compensation 1/3 EV Step, + or -5 EV (+ or -3 EV for motion image 
Drive modes Single, Continuous (6 fps), Self-timer 
Buffer size 18 (RAW+JPEG) 
Recording medium SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card (Compatible with UHS-I standard SDHC / SDXC Memory Cards) 
Image format JPEG, RAW (RW2) 
White balance bracketing 3 exposures in blue/amber axis or in magenta/green axis 
Connectivity AV/USB/Wi-Fi/mini HDMI TypeC 
Bluetooth No 
3G No 
Sound recording Yes 
External micro Yes (D3.5mm for external microphone) 
Histogram Yes 
GPS No 
Video Yes 
Maximum format image video 1920 x 1080 / 60 fps 
Full HD Yes 
Live autofocus Yes 
Video file format mov, mpeg 
Video codec MPEG-4, AVCHD, H.264 
Video stabilisation  

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Nikon 1 J2

Manufacturer specifications

Type Hybrid 
Announced 2012-08-09 
Indicative price (USD) 700  
Sensor type CMOS 
Resolution 3904 x 2604  
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 
ISO latitude  100 - 6400 
Shutter type Mechanical and Electronic 
Fastest - Slowest speed (s) 1/16000 - 30.0  
Frame rate (fps) 5 frames per second 10, 30 or 60 fps using Electronic (Hi) shutter  
Live view  Yes 
Stabilization   
Firmware  
Dust cleaningYes 
Mount typeNikon 1 CX  
Weight (gr)  
Battery type EN-EL 20 
Battery weight (gr)  
Tropicalization  
Camera material Magnesium 
Mount material  
View finder type  
View finder magnification  
View finder coverage  
Mirror lockup  
View finder diopter  
Monitor type LCD 
Monitor size
Monitor pixel 921000 
Articulated screen No 
Touch screen No 
Contrast screen  
Low-pass filter  
Focus mode Yes 
Autofocus modes Auto (AF) Auto AF-S/AF-C selection (AF-A) Single-servo AF (AF-S) Continuous-servo (AF-C) Full-time Servo (AF-F) Manual Focus (MF) 
Number of autofocus points
Exposure bracketing  
Exposure compensation +/- 3 EV, 1/3 EV steps 
Drive modes Single frame, continuous, 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 
Bluetooth No 
3G No 
Sound recording Yes 
External micro No 
Histogram  
GPS No 
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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Nikon 1 V2

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3

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Olympus M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 14-42mm f3.5-5.6

Panasonic LUMIX G VARIO 14-42mm / F3.5-5.6 II ASPH. / MEGA O.I.S.

Panasonic LUMIX G X VARIO PZ 14-42mm / F3.5-5.6 ASPH. / POWER O.I.S.

Panasonic LUMIX G VARIO 14-140mm / F3.5-5.6 ASPH. / POWER O.I.S.

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Olympus 15mm 1:8.0 Body Cap

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Olympus M.ZUIKO DIGITAL 17mm f2.8

Sigma 19mm F2.8 DN A Mount 43

Sigma 19mm F2.8 EX DN Micro 4/3

Panasonic Lumix G 20mm F1.7 II ASPH

Panasonic Lumix G 20mm F1.7 ASPH

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Sigma 30mm F2.8 DN A Mount 43

Sigma 30mm F2.8 EX DN Micro 4/3

Panasonic LUMIX G X VARIO 35-100mm / F2.8 / POWER O.I.S.

Olympus M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 40-150mm f4.0-5.6

Panasonic Leica DG Nocticron 42.5mm F1.2 ASPH

Olympus M. Zuiko Digital ED 45mm f1.8

Panasonic Leica DG Macro-Elmarit 45mm F2.8 ASPH OIS

Panasonic LUMIX G VARIO 45-150mm F4-5.6 ASPH. MEGA O.I.S.

Panasonic LUMIX G X VARIO PZ 45-175mm / F4.0-5.6 ASPH. / POWER O.I.S.

Panasonic LUMIX G VARIO 45-200mm f/4.0-5.6 MEGA O.I.S.

Olympus M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 60mm F2.8 Macro

Sigma 60mm F2.8 DN A Micro 4/3

Olympus M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 75mm F1.8

Olympus M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 75-300mm F4.8-6.7 II

Olympus M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 75-300mm f4.8-6.7

Panasonic LUMIX G VARIO 100-300mm/F4.0-5.6/MEGA O.I.S.
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Nikon 1 J2

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