Editors Liked

  • Compact and lightweight, Easy to navigate interface, Very good image quality, HD video capture (720p)
  • Very small footprint. Good image quality in good lighting conditions. Wide-angle lens (26mm). User interface is easy to navigate. Sweep Panoramic mode
  • Very slim and light body, 4x stabilised zoom with 26mm wide coverage, Foolproof Auto with scene detection, 720p HD video with zooming while filming
  • Extremely compact 4x zoom, 26-105mm equivalent lens is wide with decent telephoto reach, Optical image stabilization, Low geometric distortion at wide and tele, Very simple control layout, Solid 2.7-inch LCD screen, Captures 720p HD video, Component HD

Editors Didn't Like

  • Poor lowlight shooting, Small & scratchable LCD
  • LCD is smaller than on many same-price cameras. Short 4x zoom. Proprietary connectivity options
  • Optics become soft in corners at wide-angle, Image quality deteriorates at 200 ISO, Screen hard to see at high or low angles, Proprietary connectivity and no HDMI output
  • Could be too small for some; definitely do a hands-on before you buy, Optional proprietary cable required to connect to HDTV, Slightly below average battery life; definitely consider a spare battery, Orange color tends to brown, yellow to green, Auto w