Camera Rocket Review Our evaluation of NX1100 vs J2

Image Quality

RAW image quality independent of lens

NX1100
8.8
DxOMark Low light, DxOMark Color depth and DxOMark Dynamic range

Focusing

How fast and easily does the camera nail focus

NX1100
5.2
focus points

Responsiveness

How much delay is there between you and your photo?

NX1100
10.0
Nikon 1 J2
10.0
continuous shooting

Reviews

What do the experts think?

NX1100
9.3
Reviews from mirrorlessrumors.com and 1001noisycameras.com

No winner declared

Too close to call

Benchmarks Real world tests of NX1100 vs Nikon 1 J2

Low light image quality Highest ISO setting that still achieves great image quality

NX1100
852 ISO
Nikon 1 J2
363 ISO

Continuous shooting Delay between fully pressing shutter to image capture

NX1100
8 fps
Nikon 1 J2
60 fps

Battery life How many photos per battery charge (CIPA)

NX1100
320 photos
Nikon 1 J2
230 photos

Color depth The number of variations of color the camera can capture

NX1100
23.0 bits
Nikon 1 J2
21.3 bits

Dynamic range Maximum range a camera can capture in one image from light to dark

NX1100
12.5 ev
Nikon 1 J2
10.8 ev

Features Key features of the NX1100  vs Nikon 1 J2 

Megapixels Maximum resolution images are captured at

NX1100
20 MP
Nikon 1 J2
10 MP

Max ISO Maximum light sensitivity of the sensor

NX1100
12,800 ISO
Nikon 1 J2
6,400 ISO

Focus points How many different points the camera can focus on

Screen size Larger screens make it easier to preview and review photos

Pixel size How much area of the sensor is dedicated to each pixel

NX1100
18.5 microns
Nikon 1 J2
11.6 microns

Specifications Full list of technical specs

sensor

NX1100  vs
Nikon 1 J2 
Type CMOS CMOS
Megapixels 20 MP 10 MP
Resolution 5472 x 3648 3872 x 2592
Size APS-C Nikon CX
Area 23.5 x 15.7 mm 13.2 x 8.8 mm
Crop factor 1.5x 2.7x
Pixel size 18.5 microns 11.6 microns
Light sensitivity 100 ISO to 12,800 ISO 100 ISO to 3,200 ISO
Codecs
RAW
JPEG
Self cleaning sensor Yes Yes

focus system

Type Contrast detection Phase detection
Focus points 15 135

viewfinder

Viewfinder mirror None None
Viewfinder No No
Type N/A N/A
Coverage N/A N/A
Magnification N/A N/A
Display type N/A N/A
Display resolution N/A N/A

performance

Max continuous shooting 8 fps 60 fps
Battery life 320 230
Continuous shooting
60 fps, JPEG
8 fps, JPEG
10 fps
8 fps, RAW

video

NX1100  vs
Nikon 1 J2 
Video 1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps (MPEG-4) 1920 x 1080 @ 60 fps
Shoots video in 24p Yes No
Shoots high speed video No Yes
External mic jack None None
Autofocus while shooting video Contrast detection Phase detection
Autofocus type Contrast detection Phase detection
Autofocus supports continuous Yes Yes

display

Type LCD LCD
Size 3" 3"
Resolution 921 k dots 921 k dots
Has a touch screen No No
Has a flip out screen No No
Supports live view Yes Yes

shutter

Min 30 s 30 s
Max 1/4000 s 1/16000 s

form factor

Size 114 x 63.2 x 39.8 mm 106 x 61 x 29.8 mm
Thickness 39.8 mm 29.8 mm
Weight 119 g 280 g
Is weather sealed No No

features

Includes a GPS No No
Supports HDR No Yes
Automatic panorama Yes Yes
Create realistic 3D images Yes No
Image stabilization
Samsung NX1100
Report a correction
Nikon 1 J2
Report a correction

Read more

Comments

comments powered by Disqus