Nikon 1 J3

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Nikon 1 J3
TypeMirrorless interchangeable lens camera
Lens mountNikon 1 mount
Image sensor typeCMOS
Image sensor size13.2 mm × 8.8 mm
Maximum resolution14.2 megapixels
Recording mediumSD, SDHC, SDXC. Also UHS-I and Eye-Fi (WLAN)
Weight201 g (0.443 lb)

The Nikon 1 J3 is a Nikon 1 series high-speed mirrorless interchangeable-lens camera by Nikon. It is the successor of the Nikon 1 J2 and predecessor of Nikon 1 J4.


Featuring a 14 megapixel image sensor and further increased autofocus (hybrid autofocus with phase detection/contrast-detect AF and AF-assist illuminator) speed to 15 frames per second (fps), the maximum continuous shooting speed stays at 60 fps for up to 40 frames.

The image processor Expeed 3A, a successor to the Expeed 3 used in the former Nikon 1 series cameras, features a new (according to Nikon) image-processing engine with increased speed of up to 850 megapixels per second. It is developed exclusively for Nikon 1 cameras.[1]

Features list[edit]

  • Effective Pixels: 14.2 million
  • Sensor Size: 13.2mm x 8.8mm
  • Image sensor format: Nikon CX format (a very slight smaller than 1" sensor format)
  • Storage Media: SD, SDHC, SDXC
  • 15 frames per secondwith AF
  • 30/60 fps with focus locked on first frame
  • ISO Sensitivity: 160-6400
  • Audio file format: ACC
  • Movie file format: MOV
  • Monitor Size: 3.0 in. diagonal
  • Monitor Type: TFT-LCD with brightness adjustment
  • Battery: EN-EL20 Lithium-ion Battery

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