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Nikon 1 J1 versus Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark II

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Nikon 1 J1

DxOMark Sensor Scores

Overall Score
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56
Portrait
(Color Depth)
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21.5 bits
Landscape
(Dynamic Range)
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11 Evs
Sports
(Low-Light ISO)
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372 ISO
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Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark II

DxOMark Sensor Scores

Overall Score
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58
Portrait
(Color Depth)
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21.5 bits
Landscape
(Dynamic Range)
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10.8 Evs
Sports
(Low-Light ISO)
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581 ISO
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Nikon 1 J1

Manufacturer specifications

Type Hybrid 
Announced 2011-09-21 
Indicative price (USD) 700  
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  
Frame rate (fps) 13.0  
Live view  Yes 
Stabilization   
Firmware  
Dust cleaningYes 
Mount typeNikon 1 CX  
Weight (gr) 234  
Battery type MH-27 Battery Charger 
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 460000 
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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Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark II

Manufacturer specifications

Type High-end compact 
Announced 2014-02-12 
Indicative price (USD) 800  
Sensor type CMOS 
Resolution 4432 x 3326  
Sensor photo detectors (Mpix) 14.74  
Sensor size (mm) 13.4 x 17.9 
Color filter array RGB 
Pixel pitch (µm) 4  
Bits per pixel 14.0 
Focal length multiplier 1.85 
Aspect Ratio 4:3 
ISO latitude  100 - 12800 
Shutter type Mechanical 
Fastest - Slowest speed (s) 1/4000 - 60.0  
Frame rate (fps) 5.2  
Live view  Yes 
Stabilization  Yes 
Firmware  
Dust cleaningNo 
Mount typeCompact  
Weight (gr) 516  
Battery type Li-Ion, NB-12L 
Battery weight (gr) 34 
Tropicalization No 
Camera material Metal 
Mount material Metal 
View finder type No viewfinder 
View finder magnification
View finder coverage
Mirror lockup  
View finder diopter  
Monitor type LCD 
Monitor size
Monitor pixel 1040000 
Articulated screen Yes 
Touch screen Yes 
Contrast screen
Low-pass filter  
Focus mode Yes 
Autofocus modes one-shot, MF 
Number of autofocus points 31 
Exposure bracketing  
Exposure compensation +/- 3 EV 
Drive modes Single Continuous Continuous with AF Self-timer (10-sec., 2-sec., custom: 0 - 15 sec. (in one-second increments), 20/25/30 sec.)  
Buffer size  
Recording medium SD/SDHC/SDXC/UHS-I Memory Cards 
Image format JPEG, RAW (CR2) 
White balance bracketing No 
Connectivity HDMI 
Bluetooth No 
3G No 
Sound recording Yes 
External micro Yes 
Histogram Yes 
GPS  
Video Yes 
Maximum format image video 1920 x 1080 / 30 fps 
Full HD Yes 
Live autofocus  
Video file format MOV 
Video codec H.264 
Video stabilisation  

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Nikon 1 J1

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