Samsung NX1

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Price :  $ 1,499.00
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Key features

  • 28.2MP BSI APS-C CMOS Sensor
  • DRIMe V Image Signal Processor
  • 4K Video Recording at 24 fps
  • UHD Video Recording at 30 fps
  • 3.0″ 1036k-Dot Tilt-Touchscreen Monitor
  • 2360k-Dot XGA OLED Electronic Viewfinder
  • Advanced Hybrid Autofocus System
  • 205 Phase-Detection AF Points
  • 15 fps Burst with AF

Samsung NX1 is a Mirrorless Digital Camera with 28.2 Megapixel APS-C CMOS sensor. They introduced BSI technology in the sensor for optimum image capture. This High resolution Camera is also capable of recording 4K video (24 fps) not to say HD video which is recorded at 60 fps. For fast focus acquisition a 205 point phase detection AF unit has been used.

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The NX1 has a maximum shutter speed of 1/8000sec with high speed burst of 15 frame per second. To optimize the shooting capability the engineers has extended the ISO range from 100 to 51200 making it perfect for low-lit situations. For easy visualization the back side 3 inch LCD panel now has 1036k dot with integrated touchpanel. Those who love to use viewfinder for shooting image will certainly enjoy the clear OLED Electronic Viewfinder.

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When it comes to connectivity Samsung chose the best for its consumers. NX1 features a USB 3.0 port for faster transfer of image. It can use UHS-I and UHS-II SD card to store large RAW files and full resolution Jpeg with ease. In addition the on board HDMI connector can readily transmit video to an external recording unit for better quality and thorough output.

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As mobility has taken the lead in this era of digital technology NX1’s wireless capability goes ahead to match it in every aspect. With built in NFC chipset the camera is capable of transmitting image to mobile device without hiccup. Besides Samsung placed bluetooth 3.0 as well as 802.11 b/g/n/ac technology for rapid transfer of data wirelessly.

The dust proof and splash proof design ensures that the camera will not falter even if your shooting environment is unpleasant.


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Lens MountSamsung NX
Camera FormatAPS-C (1.5x Crop Factor)
PixelsActual: 30.7 MegapixelEffective: 28.2 Megapixel
Max Resolution28 MP: 6480 x 4320
Aspect Ratio1:1, 3:2, 16:9
Sensor Type / SizeCMOS, 23.5 x 15.7 mm
File FormatsStill Images: JPEG, RAWMovies: AVI, MP4Audio: AAC
Bit Depth14-bit
Dust Reduction SystemYes
Memory Card TypeSDSDHCSDXC (up to 64 GB)
Image StabilizationOptical
Video RecordingYes, NTSC/PAL
Resolution4096 x 2160: 24 fps3840 x 2160: 30 fps1920 x 1080: 60 fps, 30 fps, 24 fps, 50 fps, 25 fps

1280 x 720: 60 fps, 30 fps, 24 fps, 50 fps, 25 fps

640 x 480: 60 fps, 30 fps, 24 fps, 50 fps, 25 fps

Video FormatMP4AVI
Aspect Ratio4:3, 16:9, 26:9
Video Clip LengthUp to 29 Minute 59 Seconds
Audio RecordingBuilt-in Mic: With Video, StereoOptional External Mic: With Video
Focus TypeAuto & Manual
Focus ModeAutomatic (A), Continuous-servo AF (C), Manual Focus (M), Single-servo AF (S)
Autofocus PointsPhase Detection: 205Contrast Detection: 209
Viewfinder TypeElectronic
Viewfinder Pixel Count2,360,000
Viewfinder Eye Point21.00 mm
Viewfinder Coverage100%
Viewfinder MagnificationApprox. 1.04x
Diopter Adjustment– 4 to +2 m
Display Screen3″ Rear Touchscreen Tilting  AMOLED (1,036,000)
Screen Coverage100%
ISO SensitivityAuto, 100-25600 (Extended Mode: 100-51200)
Shutter30 – 1/8000 seconds in  Manual Mode
Remote ControlED-SR2NX02 (Optional)
Metering MethodCenter-weighted average metering, Multi-zone metering, Spot metering
Exposure ModesModes: Aperture Priority, Auto, C1, C2, Manual, Program, Shutter Priority, SmartMetering Range: EV 0.0 – EV 18.0Compensation: -5 EV to +5 EV (in 1/3 EV steps)
White Balance ModesAuto, Cloudy, Custom, Daylight, Flash, Fluorescent, Fluorescent (Daylight), Fluorescent (Natural White), Fluorescent (White), Kelvin, Tungsten
Burst RateUp to 15 fps at 28 MP
Flash Modes1st Curtain SyncAutoAuto/Red-eye Reduction


Fill-in/Red-eye Reduction


Rear Sync


Built-in FlashYes
Guide No.36.1′ (11 m) ISO100 at 28 mm position
Max Sync SpeedElectronic Shutter: 1 / 250 seconds
Flash Compensation-2 EV to +2 EV (in 1/2 EV steps)
External Flash ConnectionHot Shoe
Continuous ShootingUp to 15 fps
Self Timer2 seconds, 30 seconds
Interval RecordingYes
Internal MemoryNone
Connectivity1/8″ Headphone, 1/8″ Microphone, HDMI D (Micro), USB 3.0
Wi-Fi CapableYes
Software System RequirementsWindows: 7, 8, 8.1Mac: OS X 10.7 or later
Battery1x BP1900 Rechargeable Lithium-ion Battery Pack1860 mAh
Operating/Storage TemperatureOperating32 to 104°F (0 to 40°C)Humidity: 5 – 85%
Dimensions (WxHxD)5.5 x 4.0 x 2.6″ / 14.0 x 10.2 x 6.6 cm
Weight19.4 oz / 550 g