Editors Liked

  • Good balance of advanced and automatic features
  • Pleasing image quality
  • Improved autofocus speed
  • Built-in electronic viewfinder
  • Responsive touchscreen
  • On-board flash and hotshoe
  • Slim profile
  • Useful autofocus options
  • Improved high ISO noise performance
  • Good image quality

Editors Didn't Like

  • Rolling shutter in video when panning
  • No external microphone jack
  • Smaller grip
  • No automatic eye-sensor LCD/EVF switching
  • Less responsive touch controls
  • Placement of four-way buttons too close to the edge
  • Shorter battery life than its G2 predecessor
  • Lack of an external microphone input port
  • Short battery life
  • Grip could be better
  • Lacks in camera image stabilization