Editors Liked

  • Sturdy
  • Light
  • Magnesium alloy body
  • 16.2 MP APSC sensor in a super compact body
  • Excellent image quality
  • Excellent menu system and physical controls
  • Handsome 1,230,000 dot LCD
  • Excellent Raw files
  • Good ergonomics
  • Very good high ISO performance
  • Excellent f/2.8 lens
  • Compact design with APSC image sensor
  • Speedy performer

Editors Didn't Like

  • Separate battery charger sold separately
  • Must otherwise plug in camera to charge
  • Movie recording options more basic than functions for still photography
  • No built-in WiFi
  • No image stabilization
  • JPEGs not as snappy and colorful as the Raw versions
  • Small and tightly-packed controls
  • Fiddly locking Mode dial
  • Exposure compensation easily bumped
  • Fixed focal-length lens
  • Muted colors by default (but can be dialed up for snappier color)
  • Auto white balance tends rather cool
  • No EVF option