Cameras with longer battery life can take more photos before exhausting their batteries.
Excellent image quality; Good grip; Full HD video recording; Swiveling LCD; Very fast autofocus; HDMI output.
Slow frame rate for sports shooting; Tendency to overexpose in bright sunlight; Live View AF is slow; No microfocus adjustment.
Goes deeper than most cameras; Built-in GPS, altimeter, and barometer; Full HD video capability; Good battery life.
Won't serve as an "everywhere" camera; Lens soft at all but wide-angle setting; Button icons hard to read; Disappointing print quality.