Meet the ultimate combination of image quality and portability, speed and versatility, creativity and connectivity: Nikon 1 J5. Masterfully designed on the inside and out, Nikon 1 J5 is faster than any DSLR on the market**, achieves image quality and low-light performance few compact cameras can rival and yet is small enough to take on every outing. Shoot 20.8-megapixel photos, 1080/60p videos, time-lapse and slow-motion sequences, HDR (High Dynamic Range) images and much more. Pair it with any superb 1 NIKKOR lens, or add the optional FT-1 Mount Adapter† and use legendary NIKKOR DSLR lenses. With a 180° tilting touch screen, full manual control for those who want it, new onboard effects and even built-in Wi-Fi® and Near Field Communication*** (NFC) for sharing your photos while on-the-go, Nikon 1 J5 is the intersection of advanced technology, image quality and portability.
Capture sights other cameras miss
The Nikon 1 J5 achieves a level of speed and accuracy not even a DSLR can match. Its cutting-edge autofocus system uses 105 phase-detect AF points to instantly identify and focus on your subject. Hold down the shutter button and turn each second of action into 20 tack-sharp, full-resolution photos. Fix your focus, and the Nikon 1 J5 can capture at a mind boggling 60 frames per second continuously.* A new Sports Mode optimizes the Nikon 1 J5 for fast-action, so you can switch from shooting pre-game portraits to on-field close-ups without missing a play.
1 NIKKOR VR 10-30mm f/3.5-5.6 PD-Zoom
You can’t predict life’s special occasions, but you can be prepared with the right camera and lens. The 1 NIKKOR VR 10-30mm f/3.5-5.6 PD-ZOOM lens (27-81mm equivalent) is your portable companion. More compact than the current 10-30mm lens, the 1 NIKKOR VR 10-30mm f/3.5-5.6 PD-ZOOM features a Power-Drive zoom, perfect for shooting smooth video.
Marvel at the image quality
Capture in 20.8-megapixels of dazzling resolution. The Nikon 1 J5's all new back-side illuminated (BSI) CX-format CMOS image sensor gathers more light than a traditional CMOS sensor, enabling faster shutter speeds and enhanced low-light capabilities. Nikon's new EXPEED 5A image processing assures rich colors, smooth tones and razor-sharp details in every photo and Full HD video. And when the light is very low, shoot all the way up to ISO 12,800 with no fear of noise—High ISO Noise Reduction stacks four separate images for clean, sharp low-light results.
Send photos right to your smart device
Nikon snapbridge describes the experience of quickly and easily sending photos wirelessly from the Nikon 1 J5 to a compatible smartphone or tablet± using built-in Wi-Fi and NFC. Once connected, you can use your compatible smartphone or tablet to share your Nikon 1 J5 photos while on the go and even control the Nikon 1 J5—see what the camera sees and take pictures!
Create videos that amaze
Capture cinematic 1080/60p video with shallow depth of field, use ultra-smooth slow motion to create heroic-looking moments and even create beautiful time-lapse videos right in the camera. Active D-Lighting during movie shooting brings out more details in the highlights and shadows of your videos and continuous autofocus with Electronic Vibration Reduction (VR) technology keep your videos sharp and steady.