Editors Liked

  • Excellent incamera GPS and mapping, Ultrawideangle 24mm lens with 10X optical zoom, Phenomenal battery life, Greenscreenlike Dynamic Photo feature, Very good image quality in welllit situations, 360degree Slide Panorama mode
  • Very sharp Images. Highquality 3inch LCD. 10x zoom. 24mm wideangle Lens. Hybrid GPS can geotag your photos without a signal (even indoors)
  • Very sharp Images, High-quality 3-inch LCD, 10x zoom, 24mm wide-angle Lens, Hybrid GPS can geotag your photos without a signal (even indoors)
  • GPS, battery life, 10x zoom
  • Impeccable Hybrid GPS geotagging system, Super fast operation, 10x zoom
  • GPS geotagging, Wide angle lens, Quality finish, Tracking AF, Face recognition, CCD-shift anti-shake

Editors Didn't Like

  • Jumpy zoom lever, Odd power-button placement, Digital zoom only when recording video, GPS coordinates aren't always correct with old firmware (be sure to update firmware to 1.02 or better), Some color blooming, Very soft corners, especially on the rig
  • No manual controls, Mediocre macro mode, Digital zoom only in video mode, No burst mode
  • Competitors offer greater optical zoom in similar size bodies. Limited HD video options
  • Competitors offer greater optical zoom in similar size bodies, Limited HD video options
  • Image quality (over ISO 400), no manual modes
  • Price, A bit thick, Hitormiss autofocus system
  • Noise in images, No burst mode, Super macro is 7cm