Editors Liked

  • Stylish, ergonomic design. Friendly interface and iFunction button on kit lens mean you don’t need to read the manual. Fun builtin filters
  • IFunction, mirrorless feature, interchangeable lens,great image quality and functionality
  • IFunction Ring handy for quick settings, Smart Exposure mode is fun and relatively useful, Very good image quality up to ISO 1600, Large APSC sensor in a slim camera body, Clear menu system is generally easy to navigate, Competitive pricing for a CIL
  • IFunction Ring handy for quick settings, “Smart” exposure mode is fun and relatively useful, Great image quality from ISO 100-400; good quality up to1600, Large APS-C sensor in a slim camera body, Clear menu system that’s generally easy
  • Attractive CSC camera design that combines old school and new school good looks, Large APS-C size image sensor provides excellent image quality in good light with attractive color, Logical layout of controls including a generously sized shutter button,
  • Competitively priced in it's category, Great quality pictures, Powerful, but easy to use and navigate, HD movie recording, APSC sensor
  • Innovative iFunction lens, intuitive interface and fast AF, visually appealing output
  • I-Function feature makes operating camera easier; good high-ISO pictures; quick autofocus
  • Good still photo quality. Top-class screen. Compact and sturdy body
  • Looks good; extensive features; i-Function lens
  • Very good photo taking abilities, Beautiful AMOLED screen, SMART Auto really is smart!, Interchangeable lens, Quick and easy to use, Compact design, RAW mode, Decent "kit" lens included, Comfortable grip with an easy to use button layout
  • Affordable, stylish, good layout and UI, iFn lenses
  • Incredibly light, More power than a compact, Full manual control, 720p movies, Low power, high visibility LCD screen, AWB in artificial light

Editors Didn't Like

  • Kit lens is not particularly sharp. Slow shottoshot transition. Serious, wobbly rollingshutter when panning quickly in HD mode. Image noise at higher ISOs. Lack of a rubberized handgrip means it’s easy to drop
  • No built-in flash, fragile camera body, price as high as micro four thirds
  • No popup flash, Slippery grip, Noisy lens focusing, Lacks builtin stabilization with kit lens, 3075mm zoom range of kit lens not wide enough, Lacks dedicated video recording button
  • No pop-up flash, Slippery grip, Noisy lens focusing, Lacks built-in IS with kit lens, Effective 30mm-75mm zoom range of kit lens not wide enough, Lacks dedicated video recording button
  • Slick camera body is easy to drop, Polycarbonate build not as sturdy as some competing models, No built-in flash, No built-in viewfinder, Kit lens not as wide as most, Wobbly rolling shutter effect during aggressive panning when shooting HD, Rolling sh
  • No builtin flash, Aftermarket flash and viewfinder reviewed leave a lot to be desired for the price
  • More noise than average APSC sensor, no manual exposure control for video, average continuous shooting
  • No onboard flash; lack dedicated video-recording button
  • Slow autofocus. No built-in flash. No stereo sound for video
  • Poor performance in lowlight condition; noisy lens motor
  • Lenses are still "slow" for DSLR (e.g. f2.8 20mm should be at worst 1.8), With bigger lens attached you will lose a lot of the compact nature of the camera, Short warranty, No burst mode when using SMART mode, Short battery life for a DSLR camera, No buil
  • No inbuilt flash, no viewfinder, poor battery life
  • Plastic build quality, Over saturated images, Not top quality images, i-Function lens is fiddly, No built in flash