Nikon 1 V3 vs Sony A6000 Specifications Comparison

Nikon 1 V3 vs Sony A6000 specifications comparison table can be seen below. Nikon has announced the Nikon 1 V3 mirrorless camera while the Sony A6000 features the world’s fastest autofocus system amongst Sony E-mount cameras. To see the difference between Nikon 1 V3 vs Sony A6000 mirrorless cameras we have put together Nikon 1 V3 vs Sony A6000 specs comparison table below.

The Sony A6000 features a 24.3 megapixel Exmor APS HD CMOS sensor, BIONZ X processor, fast Hybrid AF system that covers 92% of the frame with phase-detect 179 focal points.

The Nikon 1 V3 features a new 18.4 megapixel 1″-type CMOS sensor with on-chip phase detection that covers nearly 100% of the frame, the Expeed 4A processor, 20 fps with continuous AF, and 60 fps with single AF.

Nikon 1 V3 vs Sony A6000 Specifications Comparison

Nikon 1 v3 vs Sony A6000

As you can see the specs list below even the Nikon 1 V3 has important improvements over the 1 V2, A6000 is a good upgrade against NEX-6 with a very affordable price. So which one to buy?

If you are stepping into the mirrorless world it is clear that you better go with the new Sony A6000 camera. It provides more megapixel and image size. Better fps shooting and built-in NFC. All of these just over $500. A6000 is a clear winner.

Below you can see the specs comparison table of Nikon 1 V3 vs Sony A6000 mirrorless cameras. Some differences like sensor, image size, shooting speed, lcd size etc.. detailed as bold on the table.

Camera Features Nikon 1 V3 Sony A6000
Sensor Resolution 18 MP 24 MP
Sensor Type 1″ APS-C
Sensor Size 13.2×8.8mm 23.5×15.6mm
AA Filter No Yes
Image Size 5232 x 3488 6000 x 4000
Image Processor EXPEED 4A Bionz X
Viewfinder Yes Yes
Focal- length multiplier 2.7x 1.5x
Storage Media microSD/SDHC/SDXC SD/SDHC/SDXC, Memory Stick Pro Duo/ Pro-HG Duo
Continuous Shooting Speed 20 FPS 11 FPS
Max Shutter Speed 1/16000 to 30 sec 1/4000 to 30 sec
Native ISO Sensitivity ISO 160-12800 ISO 100-25600
Autofocus System 171 points 173 points
Built-in Flash Yes Yes
Video Output MPEG-4, H.264 MPEG-4, AVCHD
Video Resolution 1920 x 1080 (60p, 30p) 1920 x 1080 (60p, 60i, 24p)
LCD Size 3″ Tilting TFT-LCD 3″ TFT-LCD
LCD Resolution 1,037,000 dots 921,600 dots
Exposure Compensation ±3 (at 1/3 EV steps) ±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
NFC No Yes
Wi-Fi Yes Yes
Battery Life (CIPA) 310 shots 420 shots
USB Version 2.0 2.0
Dimensions 111 x 65 x 33 mm 120 x 67 x 45 mm
Weight 381g 344g
MSRP Price $1,196.95 $648.00

Nikon 1 V3 Mirrorless Camera Price

Nikon 1 V3 Digital Camera with 1 NIKKOR 10-30mm PD-Zoom Lens, DF-N1000 Electronic Viewfinder and GR-N1010 Grip price is $1,196.95. The new Nikon 1 V3 mirrorless camera will be available from the camera stores below.

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Sony A6000 Price & Availability

Sony A6000 mirrorless camera body only price is $650. Sony A6000 Digital Camera Body with 16-50 F3.5-5.6 power zoom lens price is $800. The A6000 is available in silver or black colors and available from the camera stores below.

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