NIKON 1 J5 Compact System Camera with NIKKOR 10-30 mm f/3.5-5.6 VR Zoom Lens - Black

Product code: 132109

Product features

  • 20.8 megapixels
  • Sensor size and type: 13.2 × 8.8 mm CMOS
  • Standard ISO range: 200 - 12800
  • Built-in Wi-Fi and GPS
  • 76.2 mm LCD tiltable touchscreen

Colour options

black
silver/grey

Services brought to you by Knowhow

  • Protect your NIKON 1 J5 Compact System Camera with NIKKOR 10-30 mm f/3.5-5.6 VR Zoom Lens - Black from only £2.50 More info
£299.00

Product features

  • 20.8 megapixels
  • Sensor size and type: 13.2 × 8.8 mm CMOS
  • Standard ISO range: 200 - 12800
  • Built-in Wi-Fi and GPS
  • 76.2 mm LCD tiltable touchscreen

Colour options

black
silver/grey

Services brought to you by Knowhow

  • Protect your NIKON 1 J5 Compact System Camera with NIKKOR 10-30 mm f/3.5-5.6 VR Zoom Lens - Black from only £2.50 More info
Product information
Use the all new Nikon 1 J5 Compact System Camera with NIKKOR 10-30 mm f/3.5-5.6 VR Zoom Lens with fluid controls and impressive imaging capabilities to take exceptional images.

Spectacular shooting

Building on the impressive sensor the J4, this latest version of the Nikon 1 line includes an even more powerful sensor to give you greater image clarity and sharper, richer shots.

The CMOS sensor in the new J5 can generate stunning 20.8 megapixel images when combined with the extensive range of NIKKOR lenses to let you achieve a wide range of artistic compositions.

Nikon's updated dual-engine EXPEED 5A processor also allows the camera to respond quickly for effortless images and seamless continuous shooting at an incredible 60 frames per second at full resolution when shooting with fixed focus.

Get connected

Tap into a new world of photographic possibility with the J5 that features WiFi connectivity that lets you shoot and share like never before.

Pair your J5 with your smart devices and share your shoot instantly with friends on the other side of the world when you upload images directly to social media.

You can pair your J5 with your tablet or computer to check shots on a big screen seconds after the shutter closes for a more responsive and reactive way to shoot.

A wide range of independent apps also let you explore a world of creative photo apps online when you pair your camera with an internet connected device.

Versatile kit lens

Your Nikon 1 J5 comes with a NIKKOR 10-30 mm f/3.5-5.6 zoom lens that lets you capture awesome photos out of the box, from distant moving objects and sweeping landscapes to flattering portraits and casual snaps.

It remains compact and convenient despite its impressive speed and versatility – simply rotate the lens to turn the camera on, or retract it to switch off.

NIKKOR produce a variety of lenses (sold separately) with the Nikon 1 mount that are compatible with your J5 so you can build a comprehensive collection of optics to stay prepared for any situation.

Dynamic autofocus

You'll be able to hone in on subjects with outstanding speed and accuracy with the Nikon J5. Continuous AF allows for superior fast action shots, while the advanced hybrid AF system includes 171 AF points to keep in step with rapidly-moving subjects.

In low light or with edge-positioned subjects, this smart focusing system instantly adjusts to use contrast-detecting AF for greater accuracy and more memorable shots. There's also Active Selection, a new feature of Best Moment Capture mode that takes up to 10 hi-res images in a second so that you can pick your favourite.

Time to get creative

The Nikon 1 J5 Compact System Camera includes exciting effects that will add a unique artistic look to your images.

Creative Palette lets you switch between different effects, viewing changes onscreen so that you can get the image you want and add more creative flair to your images.

Magic movie mode

There's also the option to capture Full HD videos, recording events in their entirety. Simply press the shutter release button during filming to grab still frames, or use Auto Image Capture to take photos automatically whenever conditions are ideal.

Movie mode includes creative effects like Fast Motion, Jump Cut, and 4-Second Movie to make your videos more exciting. Fast Motion adds energy, Jump Cut creates an animated stop-motion feel, and 4-Second Movie clips expands your expression in to-the-point fashion (stitch up to eight clips together).

So easy to operate

With a bright high-resolution 76.2 mm (3”) LCD monitor you'll be able to compose shots clearly and easily, viewing your creations instantly without a hitch.

Buttons are well-arranged for easy access, while the intuitive menu allows for straightforward adjustments and use of effects. Use the handy feature button to instantly access the feature menu and change settings with the minimum of hassle.

Because the screen tilts it couldn't be easier to get the shots you want, even when your J5 is at arms length. Simply tilt the screen to whatever angle you need and shoot from up high or down low to give your images a new perspective.

Remember those memory cards

It is important to have the right memory card for your camera. The memory card will determine how fast an image is saved and how fast an image is uploaded.

If you're shooting high definition videos along with high resolution images then it's best to invest in a high performance memory card. A high performance memory card will get the best out of your photography, ensuring the best continuous shooting speed and high quality data capture.

What's more, we range a variety of camera cases that will protect and help keep your gear organised on photography journeys.

Highly portable and in a stylish black frame, you'll be proud to show off the new Nikon 1 J5 Compact System Camera with NIKKOR 10-30 mm f/3.5-5.6 VR Zoom Lens.

Video

Specification

Technical specifications for NIKON 1 J5 Compact System Camera with NIKKOR 10-30 mm f/3.5-5.6 VR Zoom Lens - Black

OVERVIEW
Camera type Compact system camera
Processor EXPEED 5A
SENSOR
Resolution 20.8 megapixels
Type CMOS
Size 13.2 x 8.8 mm
Format 3:2
Crop factor 2.7 x
ISO sensitivity - AUTO, 200 - 12800
- Extendable to 160 - 12800
Image stabiliser Optical
LENS
Lens type Zoom
Lens mount Nikon 1 mount
Focal length 10 - 30 mm
35 mm equivalent 27 - 81 mm
Maximum aperture f/3.5 - f/5.6
Minimum aperture f/16
Minimum distance 20 cm
Normal distance 20 cm to infinity
Focusing Autofocus & manual
Focus area points 171-point autofocus
ZOOM
Optical zoom 3 x
VIEWFINDER
Type Live View
Screen 76.2 mm LCD tiltable touchscreen
Screen features - Resolution: 1,037,000 dots
- Adjustable brightness
SHUTTER
Shutter speed - 30 secs - 1/16000th
- Bulb mode
Continuous shooting Up to 60 fps (shooting at fixed focus)
Self-timer - 2 seconds
- 10 seconds
SETTINGS
Exposure modes Auto, Sports, Creative, with a choice of the following options: pop, retro, high-contrast monochrome, nostalgic sepia, HDR, easy panorama, soft, miniature effect, selective color, cross process, toy camera effect, cross screen, fisheye, skin softening, night landscape, night portrait, landscape, close-up, and portrait, Programmed auto with flexible program, shutter-priority auto, aperture-priority auto, and manual, best moment capture (Active selection, slow view and Smart photo selector), advanced movie (HD movie, 4K movie, time-lapse movie, slow motion, jump cut, fast motion and 4-second movie), Motion snapshot, self-portrait
Effects Standard , Neutral , Vivid , Monochrome , Portrait , Landscape
Panorama mode Yes
White balance Auto, incandescent, fluorescent, direct sunlight, flash, cloudy, shade, preset manual, all except preset manual with fine tuning
PHOTO
Maximum photo resolution 5568 x 3712p
Photo file formats - RAW
- JPEG
- RAW & JPEG
VIDEO
Video mode Yes, with sound
Maximum video resolution 4k Ultra HD (15 fps)
Other video resolutions - Full HD 1920 x 1080p (120 fps)
- HD 1260 x 720p (60 fps)
- 800 x 296 (400 fps)
Video file formats MOV
Audio file formats PCM
MEMORY
Memory card - microSD
- microSDHC
- microSDXC
Number of memory card slots microSD x 1
FLASH
Built-in Yes
Guide number 5 m at ISO 100
CONNECTIONS
Interface - USB
- HDMI (type D)
TV output PAL
Pictbridge / direct printing Yes
WiFi connectivity Yes
GPS Yes
POWER
Battery type Lithium-Ion EN-EL24
Battery life Approx. 300 shots
Start-up time 1 second
GENERAL
Colour Black
Box contents - Nikon 1 J5 Compact System Camera
- NIKKOR 10-30 mm f/3.5-5.6 VR Zoom Lens
- Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL24 (with terminal cover)
- Battery Charger MH-31
- Strap AN-N1000
- USB Cable UC-E20
- Body Cap BF-N1000
Dimensions 59.7 x 98.3 x 31.5 mm (H x W x D)
Weight - 231 g (body only)
- 265 g (including lens)
Manufacturer’s guarantee 2 years
Customer reviews

Nikon 1 J5 reviews verified by Reevoo

57 reviews

Reviews from: Sort by:
(8.6 out of 10)
Ease of use
8.4
Image quality
8.9
Features
8.8
Build quality
8.8
Value for money
8.6
Overall rating
8.6
Scores 8.6 out of 10 based on 57 reviews
Show more score details
(10 out of 10)

R

Durham GB Keen amateur
+
Brilliant all round camera
Reviewer left no comment
Confirmed purchase: 14 August 2016
Published on: 20 September 2016
(6 out of 10)

Rod

Crawley GB Keen amateur
+
Plenty of features
Pretty good video results, quick and easy to take with dedicated button
Easy to stick in your large pocket.
Display very hard to see in sunshine
Very easy to hit video button instead of shutter release
Adaptor to fit standard Nikon lenses very expensive.
Difficult to get the hang of taking panoramic shots.
Sometimes feels too small for big hands.
Confirmed purchase: 28 January 2016
Published on: 17 September 2016
(7 out of 10)

P J

Lee on Solent GB Experienced amateur
+
Wi if means you can upload to social media in seconds wherever you are. Excellent sharp pics straight out of camera
No viewfinder and only 15 fps 4K video!
1 of 2 people found this review helpful
Confirmed purchase: 12 June 2016
Published on: 09 August 2016
Delivery, Order & Collect and Services

Delivering your online order

Get this delivered on a day to suit you

At Currys we deliver 7 days a week. Choose from:

Free delivery: within 5 working days and available on all orders. No minimum spend required.

Next day delivery (from £3.95): on orders placed before 9pm Monday-Friday, or 4pm on weekends. Tell us your mobile number and on the day of the delivery we'll text you to say what time your order will be with you.

Same day delivery (£3.95): exclusively for selected addresses in Greater London. Simply place your order before 9:30am Monday-Friday and receive it that evening between 6:30pm and 10:30pm.

Availability checker

How and when can you get hold of your selections? Finding out should be quick and easy, so with just a few clicks our Availability Checker shows you:

  • Delivery dates, time-slots and prices
  • Local stores with stock you can collect from now
  • Local stores you can get items sent to for you to collect later
To use our Availability Checker, simply:

  1. Enter a town or postcode in the box on the product page for an item you’ve selected
  2. Click on the magnifying glass
  3. Review the delivery and collection options local to you – just click on any one to add it to your basket

Stock updates

Find something you want but it’s not in stock? On the item’s product page, simply click on ‘Email me when back in stock’, and let us have your email address. We’ll let you know as soon as it’s available again.

Order online and collect in store

Sometimes you’ll want something even quicker than we can deliver. Or you can’t be in when our van or courier would arrive. That’s why we offer you the option to order online and collect in store.
Subject to what you’re ordering and where you want to collect from, you can:

Reserve & Collect – reserve online for free and collect at a local store as soon as you like. Once reserved, your item’s held till closing time the next day, to be paid for when you collect.

Pay & Collect – pay online, and have the item sent, for free, from our warehouse to a local store for you to collect. Starting on the date the item arrives in store – which you choose in checkout – you have 28 days to collect it.

Your fastest way to order online for collection is to use our ‘Availability Checker’ feature:

  1. Enter a town or postcode in the box on the product page for an item you’ve selected
  2. Click on the magnifying glass
  3. Review the collection options local to you – just click on any one to add it to your basket

Product protection

For peace of mind our Care Plan service protects your digital camera if it develops a fault or breaks down, even as the result of a mishap. Additional benefits include:

  • 14 day repair promise
  • No extra costs
  • Unlimited repairs
  • Worldwide protection

Just add ‘Care Plan’ at the basket page or ask in store for details; charges apply. Customers selecting a monthly Care Plan will have the payment debited from their chosen card every month.

Learn more about the benefits of our Camera Care Plan.

Important information and exclusions

Compare prices of extended warranties for electrical goods at www.compareextendedwarranties.co.uk from any internet enabled mobile device, smart phone, PC or laptop.

14 day repair promise starts from when we collect your item or when you drop your item to one of our stores.

£299.00
NIKON 1 J5 Compact System Camera with NIKKOR 10-30 mm f/3.5-5.6 VR Zoom Lens - Black
£299.00