Nikon 1 build quality

Started Jun 14, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Nikon 1 build quality
Jun 14, 2012

I looked at a Nikon 1 today and it seemed to be made very cheaply. It's a long time since I've owned a Nikon camera, the Coolpix 5400. By comparison, the 1 seems very flimsy, including the control dials.

I've been following some of the comments about this camera but, after holding one in my hands, not sure I'm interested any longer. Am I missing something?
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