Nikon 1 AW1

Camera Functions

The Virtual Horizon

The virtual horizon display uses the camera's built-in accelerometer to show whether the camera is tilted left or right. The virtual horizon turns green when the camera is level. Each increment in the display is equivalent to 5 degrees.

Camera rotated anticlockwise
Camera rotated level
Camera rotated clockwise


01. To view such indicators as altitude, depth, heading, and virtual horizon, press the DISP button in the detailed shooting info display.
1: Heading
2: Altitude/depth
3: Altimeter/depth gauge
4: Satellite signal indicator
5: Track log indicator
6: Virtual horizon

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