Nikon recently announced their new mirrorless interchangeable lens (MILC) camera to its Nikon 1-series, the Nikon 1 J5. This new camera measures 3.9 x 2.4 x 1.2 inches and weights 9.35 oz, it is an upgrade to the Nikon 1 J4, now includes the capability to shoot 4K video but only at 15fps.
The Nikon 1 J5 features a 20.8-megapixel CX-format BSI CMOS sensor and an enhanced EXPEED 5A image processor in order to deliver you high quality still shooting and video recording, and the combo of the sensor and processor provides high-speed continuous shooting with AF at approx 20 FPS and ultra short shooting time lag.
Nikon 1 J5 Mirrorless Camera Specifications
- New 1″ 20.8MP backside-illumination CMOS image sensor
- ISO range: 160-12,800
- World’s fastest continuous shooting with AF at 20 fps
- 171 AF points (105 are phase-detection)
- EXPEED 5A
- 60 fps
- 4k video
- Touchscreen (180° tiltable)
- Small grip
- Fn button
- Seven new “Creative” modes, incl. “Glamour” mode for making faces “look attractive”
- Built-in time lapse feature
- Built-in Wi-Fi
Price and Availability
The Nikon 1 J5 will be available in Silver and Black, Silver and White and all Black in multiple kit configurations. The J5 alongside the 1 NIKKOR 10-30mm f/3.5-5.6 PD-Zoom lens will be available for a suggested retail price (SRP*) of $499.95, while a kit with both the 1 NIKKOR 10-30mm f/3.5-5.6 PD-Zoom lens and 1 NIKKOR VR 30-110mm f/3.8-5.6 will be available for $749.95 SRP* in Silver/Black and Silver/White only.
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