Editors Liked

  • Lightweight and compact
  • Low cost
  • Good lowlight performance
  • Very good image quality
  • Excellent ergonomics and build
  • Easy to use
  • Shoots HD video
  • Autofocus in movie and live view modes
  • Comfortable body
  • Dedicated Live View switch and Movie Record button
  • Drive mode switch reduces menu accesses
  • Excellent image quality from the new 14-megapixel CMOS sensor coupled

Editors Didn't Like

  • Body balance feels awkward
  • Limited manual (but builtin guide is useful)
  • Lacks exposure bracketing
  • Poor Live View implementation
  • Low resolution LCD
  • Autofocus makes noise in movie mode
  • Fixed LCD screen
  • Auto and Incandescent white balance very warm in tungsten lighting
  • No in-body image stabilization
  • Won't autofocus with older "screw-drive" AF lenses
  • Expensive