Nikon has this week added a new addition to their range of compact camera, in the form of the newly launched Nikon 1 S2, which build on technology used in its previous models.
The new Nikon 1 S2 is equipped with a 14.2 megapixel CX-format sensor, a new 135-point autofocus system and is capable of capturing images at an impressive 20 frames per second using a continuous autofocus feature.
Other features of the new Nikon 1 S2 include a CX-format 13.1 x 8.8 mm CMOS sensor, Expeed 4A image processing engine and has been created without an optical low-pass filter to produce sharper images.
The Nikon 1 S2 offers users an ISO range of 200-12,800 offering of support for a wide variety lighting conditions. Within the hybrid AF 135 autofocus points 73 are phase-detection, to enable fast and accurate focusing when required.
The new Nikon 1 S2 compact camera will be available to purchase in June 2014 band will be available in a range of colours including black, white, red or yellow and will be priced at around $450. Nikon also announced that their Nikon 1 J4 camera will launch this month for $650 and comes compete with a 10-30-mm F3.5-F5.6 kit lens.