Editors Liked

  • Hybrid optical/electronic viewfinder
  • Superb high ISO image quality
  • 35mm wideangle field of view
  • Fast f/2 lens
  • Excellent control layout
  • Fast focus
  • Continuous shooting at 5fps
  • XTrans image sensor
  • Wideangle adapter available
  • Produces excellent photos
  • Superb lens and sensor combination

Editors Didn't Like

  • Bigger than some other largesensor compacts
  • Lens suffers from edge softness
  • Macro shots at wide apertures have a softfocus look
  • Video could be better
  • No image stabilization
  • Rear LCD could be sharper
  • Viewfinder prone to light leaks
  • 1/1000 min shutter speed at f2, Lacks built-in wi-fi and GPS
  • Limited movie exposure options
  • Buttons occassionally unresponsive
  • The lens has a few quirks, as does the autofocus system