Editors Liked

  • GPS built-in
  • Full HD video with stereo sound and optical zoom
  • Compact with an excellent 14x optical zoom lens
  • Good image quality
  • Built in optical image stabilization
  • Low noise up to ISO1600
  • Images look great
  • Manual exposure and focus controls
  • Good high speed shooting performance
  • Good low-light photo quality for its class
  • Excellent color
  • Shooting options that encourage experimentation

Editors Didn't Like

  • Slight corner softening
  • Noticeable chromatic aberration
  • Slight blooming of bright subjects
  • Flash pops up with each power-up
  • GPS stays on between shots
  • Draining battery
  • GPS missing mapping function seen on Casio H20G
  • Slight vignetting at full optical zoom
  • Some purple fringing in extreme conditions
  • Mediocre macro mode
  • Overall design could be improved