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Good: Compact, reliable, versatile, takes great pics and movies
Bad: Small buttons difficult to operate with gloves on
Comment: I used this camera on a recent round-the-world trip and it met my needs perfectly. Small enough to slip into a pocket but powerful enough to take great pictures and videos. It worked perfectly when submerged for several hours at the Great Barrier Reef. That said, the surface coating of the camera started to peel off after its swim, so now it looks as if it's been through a war-zone. I've also used it whilst skiing and taken some great action movies in sub-zero temperatures without it missing a beat. It's survived being dropped several times, as well. I'd advise you to fork out for a spare battery - the one supplied lasts well if you use appropriate settings but it's a bespoke Sony item, so you can't use standard AA or AAA batteries. Overall - I'm very, very happy with my purchase.
Good: features, packaging
Comment: i think i'll buy this tomorrow. maybe.
Good: size,picture quality.
Bad: battery life not the best.
Comment: this camera lets you take it anywhere and take pictures that you would not have taken because you had left your normal size camera behind.
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