Seems kind of mirrorless cameras on the rise lately. After Sony released the NEX series and Pentax K-01 mirrorless version, now turn to one of the traditional names that have names looming in the world of photography, trying to re-release a new camera, the Nikon. The company has successfully released the first Nikon camera that is their first generation of mirrorless cameras.
Now, the Nikon Nikon 1 V2 brings back that carries the design concept changes. The camera is more like a DSLR, but smaller. The body is made of magnesium alloy with a firm hand grip is quite large. Also available is an integrated flash and stereo microphones for better sound quality when recording video.
Nikon 1 V2 still inherit some of the features of the Nikon 1 V1. Such as 1200 fps shooting mode slo-mo (slow motion), 3-inch LCD screen, high-resolution electronic peephole and video recording feature on the format full HD 1080/30p and 1080/60i.
The difference between the two new looks at the sensor. Nikon 1 V2 comes with a 14.2 MP CMOS sensor CX-format that offers a level of ISO sensitivity from ISO 160 to ISO 6400. The processor used is also the newer Nikon EXPEED 3A, in collaboration with Nikon autofocus technology Advanced Hybrid AF.
Nikon AF hybrid system promises focus faster on burst-shoot mode. As a result, the camera is capable of producing images at speeds up to 15 frames per second in AF Tracking mode.
Nikon 1 V2 comes in two body color choice of black and white. This camera will go on sale in November 2012 at a price of $ 899.95 with the 10-30 kit lens. And for the body alone is priced at $ 799.95.
Here is a brief specification Nikon 1 V2, as released by Kristian Tjahjono from the Yahoo! site.
Sensor: 14.2 MP CMOS CX-format (1 inch)
Processor: Nikon EXPEED 3A
LCD: 3-inch TFT 921 000 dots
Viewfinder: Electronic 100% coverage
Continuous shoot: 15fps
Video: 1920 x 1080 (60, 30 fps), 1280 x 720 (60 fps), 1072 x 720 (60 fps) 640 x 240 (400), 320 x 120 (1200)
Memory: SD / SDHC / SDXC card
Battery: Lithium-Ion EN-EL21
Weight: 278 grams
Dimensions: 109 x 82 x 46 mm