Editors Liked

  • Sharp lens
  • 15x zoom range
  • Nice control layout
  • Excellent shutter-lag performance
  • Raw shooting support
  • Full HD video
  • Stereo sound and high speed video
  • High speed 8fps continuous shooting for 8 shots
  • Quick performance (particularly at wide angle)
  • Huge amount of zoom in a pocket-able body
  • Dynamic range expansion
  • Low noise modes

Editors Didn't Like

  • Poor low light performance
  • Slow to start
  • Finicky flash button
  • GPS is slow to acquire location
  • Lens vignettes when shooting Raw
  • Some purple fringing
  • Some pincushion distortion
  • Low battery life when using GPS