Nikon 1 J4 vs. Samsung NX Mini

The Samsung NX mini and Nikon J4 both have 1 inch sensor, the major difference apart from specification is presence of WiFi and NFC in NX mini smart camera on the other hand you have to buy a adapter to activate WiFi , however no NFC available in J4,

Nikon 1 J4 vs. Samsung NX Mini 1

Major Difference

Nikon 1 J4 vs. Samsung NX Mini Specification Comparison Table. 

 Nikon 1 J4 vs. Samsung NX Mini 3

Megapixel:  The Samsung NX Mini features more resolution compared to Nikon J3, so you will get large printouts and you can also re-compose /crop your images after shooting.

The NO-OLPF benefit – Nikon 1 J4 built without low-pass filter and Samsung NX mini have, we will sure see improvement in sharpness performance when compared to 100%.  

AF System: Samsung NX mini features contrast based AF system with 21 number of total AF points, the Nikon 1 J4 comes with Hybrid AF system (Phase + Contrast) with 171 number of total AF points, The J4 will do AF quickly compared to NX mini since phase AF system quickly acquire the subject into focus and finally the contrast based system fine-tune the sharpness for ensured accuracy.

Better low light performance – The Samsung NX Mini have more ISO range compared to Nikon 1 J4, the Samsung NX Mini features more ISO range hence you get better low-light images at HIGH ISO range.

Top Continuous shooting speed: Nikon 1 J4 features fast shooting speed compared to Samsung NX Mini.

Nikon 1 J4 vs. Samsung NX Mini 2

Video Mode: Nikon 1 J4 features full HD video recording @ 60, 30 fps frame rate. HD video recording @ 30 fps.

Supported formats Cinematic movie modes: Fast Motion, Jump Cut, and 4-Second Movie.

Other Video Feature of Nikon 1 J4

  • easy to add a touch of cinematic magic
  • capture high-resolution stills while filming simply by pressing the shutter-release button
  • Nikon’s new Auto Image Capture function analyses every frame and automatically snaps photos when conditions are best
  • energise street scenes with Fast Motion
  • 4-Second Movie clips (you can stitch 8 together)
  • advanced movie mode and you can achieve dramatic effects with Slow Motion
  • 120 fps HD movie clip over 12 seconds

Video Mode: Samsung Nx mini features full HD video recording @ 30 fps frame rate. HD video recording @ 30 fps.

Supported formats Samsung Nx mini supperts standard recoding format H.264, Audio AAC.

Other Video Feature of Samsung Nx mini

  • Internet-friendly MP4 format
  • Sound is recorded via an on-board monaural microphone and direct playback to an HDTV
  • integrated HDMI port
  • P/A/S/M modes
  • creatively enhance recordings
  • Fish Eye Smart Filters

Display: Samsung NX Mini features bigger and high resolution display compared to Nikon 1 J4.

Samsung NX Mini features touch screen tilting display with+1,037,000 (screen dots)  on the other hand Nikon 1 J4 have fixed display with +1,037,000 Screen dots, so we get more flexibility while composing our shot with Samsung NX Mini.

Battery Life (CIPA): Samsung NX Mini battery rating is 650 shots and other hand Nikon 1 J4 battery rating is 240 shots. According to CIPA.

Dimensions: Nikon 1 J4 is smaller than Samsung Nx mini.

Weight: Samsung NX Mini lighter than Nikon 1 J4.

Verdict: Samsung NX mini will give you better sharing option and a sensor with more ISO range (hence you get better low light images) on the other hand Nikon J4 comes with advance AF system.. the final choice is yours.

Buy Nikon 1 J4 from Amazon || Buy  Samsung NX Mini from Amazon

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