Nikon, a Japanese multinational company, has today added three new cameras – Nikon 1 AW1, V3 and J4 in its Nikon 1 series. All of these cameras come with interchangeable lenses and flaunt a compact design.
Nikon 1 AW1
The Nikon 1 AW1 offers high-speed performance and its compact size makes it lot easier to carry around where ever you go. Nikon claims this is the world’s first digital camera with interchangeable lenses to be waterproof till a depth of 15 meters. The camera is apt for your next adventure trip as its also shock resistant (can resist drops from up to 2 meters) and can even withstand temperatures as low as -10 degrees. The Nikon 1 AW1 has also won industrial product design awards ‘iF Product Design Award’ 2014, the globally prestigious sponsored by International Forum Design GmbH. Nikon 1 AW1 with 11-27.5mm F/3.5-5.6 kit (Black) is available for 39,950 INR.
Nikon 1 V3
The compact Nikon 1 V3, with 18.4 MP super high speed CMOS sensor, can track moving objects beyond the scope of conventional Digital SLR cameras because of its high continuous shooting speed. The V3 can record 1080p Full HD videos at 60fps and record 720p slow motion videos at 120 fps. It also comes with built in WiFi, which allows you efficiently transfer and share images. It comes equipped with vari-angle LCD monitor that enables flexible shooting from any angle. The new EXPEED 4A image-processing engine further helps in improving image quality. Nikon 1 V3 with 10-30mm PD lens kit (Black) is available for 43,950 INR.
Nikon 1 J4
Nikon 1 J4 has a 1 Inch 18.4 MP CMOS sensor for high speed performance. You can record 1080p full HD videos, 720p slow motion videos and can share images using inbuilt WiFi. Its quite small and light for an interchangeable lens camera and flaunts a metal frame that gives it premium look and feel.
Nikon has also released WP-N3 Waterproof Case, and the full-scale Underwater SB-N10 Speedlight accessories for 1 J4 to aid underwater Photography. Nikon 1 J4 with 10-30mm PD lens kit (Black and White) is available for 24,950 INR.
“We are extremely thrilled to announce the latest additions to the highly acclaimed Nikon 1 interchangeable lens camera series. The Nikon 1 AW1, V3 and J4, flaunt a plethora of advanced features that allow users to easily capture images as intended. These cameras offer excellent image quality with superior sharpness and definition, and an immaculate operational feel delivering every bit of exceptional performance and experience that Nikon intends at extending to the consumers”, said Mr. Hiroshi Takashina, Managing Director, Nikon India Pvt. Ltd.
Apart from these cameras Nikon has also launched 1 NIKKOR VR 10-30mm f/3.5-5.6 PD-ZOOM normal zoom lens compatible with the CX format and covering the 10-30mm range of focal lengths fitted with power-drive zoom, in India.