Editors Liked

  • Fast-shooting
  • Easy-to-use rugged compact camera with excellent features to justify its high price
  • Easily accessible battery and SD card slot
  • Improved handling due to handgrip
  • Better high ISO noise performance
  • Integrated GPS, barometer, and altimeter
  • Waterproof to 40 feet
  • Freezeproof to 14⁰F
  • Can withstand drops up to 6,6 feet
  • High-quality HD video capture (1080p at 17Mbps AVCHD)
  • Can zoom and refocus while recording

Editors Didn't Like

  • The TS3's photos and movies look soft
  • Too slow to capture action
  • GPS mapping service works intermittently
  • Expensive
  • Soft images
  • Barometer and altimeter information not viewable on your computer
  • LCD shows motion blur
  • Exposed lens shield is prone to fingerprints