NIKON Introduces Their New “Nikon 1 J5” & The First Camera To Have “back-illuminated CX-format sensor”


Nikon 1 J5

Few days earlier, Nikon have introduced the new family member to its Nikon 1 series, i.e. Nikon 1 J5. Nikon J5 is the first camera to be installed with the latest back-illuminated CX-format sensor, where the company claims that it is 4x times better than any camera sensor found in a compact camera. This camera records Ultra HD 4K video with it’s 20.8MP camera at 20fps.

It is installed with the NIKKOR lense, which insure vivid clarity. This camera also supports Wi-Fi and NFC technology, which allows you to share photos in a go.

Senior Product Manager, Nikon UK, Coralie Smith says:

“The Nikon 1 J5 is an exciting new addition to the Nikon 1 range, combining superior ergonomics with a stylish new design. For people that want to explore their creativity and take the next step with their photography, but still keep the portability, exceptional speed and touchscreen function, the Nikon 1 J5 is the ideal choice. The easily accessible manual controls and smart new look of the camera give it a real edge, and the retro look of the body offers a classic photographic feel. Nikon have always been leaders when it comes to speed and functionality, and the Nikon 1 J5 is now the first camera to feature 4K, allowing video shooters to discover even more possibilities when making movies. The Wi-Fi function and NFC technology also make sharing via a smart device easier than ever, for easy connectivity when on the go.”

The back-illuminated CX-format sensor equipped in this camera allows you to take the best quality image even at the poor light and with the 20.8 MP camera, it allows you to take a wide picture without getting your image any pixlet.  The EXPEED 5A image processor gives you a better image processing speed and hence a crystal clear image. The ISO range from 160–12800.

Nikon 1 J5 is the first camera to have the time-lapse feature. With this feature, you can take 1080P HD short clip recording for 10-30 seconds. You just have set the time and you are good to go. This camera is loaded with a lot of features like EXPEED 5A, Sports mode, Advanced hybrid AF, Manual controls, Creative mode, live image controller and many more. This camera comes in three color variant: black, white and grey.

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