Rating Summary based on 17 reviews
Advantages good value, good mode selection, good quality, well built, canon quality, good battery life, good resolution and quality, good manual controls, good LCD
Disadvantages clumpy, clunky design and controls, too big to be a true compact, interface pauses, zoom irritating, not worth the upgrade from G3
Advantages Digital control, 16x the zoom
Disadvantages The weight, the lens obstructing the viewfinder.
Advantages flip around screen, picture quality, IR remote,build quality
Disadvantages bulky, heavy
Advantages Excellent photo quality for a prosumer camera
Disadvantages Quite hard to use for a techno-phobe
Advantages Lots of functions - ideal for the serious hobbyist
Disadvantages Only 4x Optical Zoom
Advantages exceptional picture quality - who needs an SLR when you have the G-5!
Disadvantages the adapter tube for using filters interferes with the viewfinder
Advantages Main features of a SLR in a mear mortals price range.
Disadvantages The obstructed viewfinder.
Advantages Excelent Features
Disadvantages Minor design errors
Advantages Good design, robust, flexible cheap memory
Disadvantages Lens cap, barrel distortion, purple fringing