Nikon 1 J5 with 20.8MP BSI sensor and 4K video recording Launched at $ 499

Nikon officially announced new midrange Mirrorless camera called Nikon 1 J5. This is the first Nikon digital camera with 4K video recording capability and imaging capabilities with consecutive 20fps fastest autofocus in the world. It has a new 20.8 megapixel sensor and EXPEED 5A image processing chip. The Nikon 1 J5 has a very lightweight and compact design. Compared with the predecessor J4, Nikon 1 J5 has a different design and processing power to be able to compete with rivals such as Lumix GF7.

Nikon-1-J5-with-20Comparison with Nikon J4, Nikon 1 J5 has changed a lot with body made of metal and leather that help user easy to grip. The front of the camera is simple with Nikon logo. The back of the camera with a 3-inch LCD screen size has a resolution of up to 1:04 megapixels. To catch up with market trends, Nikon has designed this screen can rotate and flip up to 180 degrees. This is a touch screen that you can manipulate, focus, photographed by touching the screen. The controls are put out on the right navigation key and can act as a parameter adjustment wheel. The left side of the camera are two USB and Mini HDMI ports. The top of the camera is adjustable swivel wheel mode and capture keystrokes. The Nikon does a great job with Nikon 1 J5 by adding 4K video capabilities. With video Key, users can control wheel side, quickly adjust the EV + – during photography and recording.

Nikon-1-J5-Price-In terms of image processing, Nikon 1 J5 is equipped with features that surpass the average of the current mid-range mirrorless camera. It has a BSI CMOS sensor size 1 inch with a resolution of 20.8 megapixels and a 2.7x crop factor. It is used FT1 mount adapter and hybrid AF focus with the fastest speed. The system has 171 points AF detections and 105 point Phase detection. The image processing upgraded to EXPEED 5A instead 4A as previous for higher image quality. Especially as the camera is capable of autofocus and continuous shooting up to 20fps, much faster than the current high-end midrange mirrorless camera. Thanks to the impressive statistics, the Nikon 1 J5 camera with faster continuous shooting and lowest latency in the world* at present time. On the video recording feature, this is the first Nikon camera with 4K video recording after years of research. Video cameras in 1080 / 60p and 720 / 60p. It has a video recording mode speed of 120fps at a resolution of 720 x 1280 and a 400 x 1200 at 144fps. For 4K video recording mode, the camera just shoots 4K video at 15fps.

Nikon-1-J5-Specifications-Nikon also not forget to add Wi-Fi and NFC wireless connectivity for J5. Through the Nikon Snapbridge application, you can quickly connect the camera to a mobile device to control parameters, click capture, view photos and images transmitted via other devices for sharing purposes. The Nikon 1 J5 has only one USB and one Micro HDMI port, it doesn’t use common SD cards that switch to the MicroSD card.

The Nikon 1 J5 camera will be sold with 10-30mm F3.5-5.6 VR lens (same as 27-81mm on a Full Frame) for $ 499. If purchased together with 30-100mm F3.8-5.6 VR lens (same as 81-270mm on a Full Frame), the price will be $ 749. If you want a more versatile lens, you can buy attached 10-100mm lens (same as 27-270mm on a Full Frame) for $ 1049. The time of sale has yet to be announced.

Nikon 1 J5 Specifications:

  • Dimensions of 98.3 x 59.7 x 31.5mm
  • Weight of 231g
  • Touch Screen TFT-LCD Tlit Display of 3 inches
  • 20.8 megapixels BSI CMOS Sensor
  • EXPEED A5 Processor
  • Lens: 10-30mm F3.5-5.6 VR
  • ISO 100-12800
  • Full HD recording 1920×1020 pixels @ 60 fps.
  • 4K video recording @ 15fps
  • Hybrid Autofocus, Single AF: 171 points, Auto AF: 41 point
  • Electronic Shutter speed: Min. 30 sec. Max. 1/16,000 sec.
  • Continuous Shooting Speed – 20fps
  • Connectivity of Wi-Fi, NFC, Micro-USB 2.0, mini HDMI port
  • EN-EL24 Battery up to 250 shots


Check out Nikon 1 J4 Price below:

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