'Sony's first translucent-mirror camera offers impressive continuous-autofocus capabilities, an amazing burst mode, and excellent image quality to go along with its smaller size. '
'Part of a new generation of cameras, the SLT-A55 is truly innovative. '
'Because the Sony Alpha SLT-A55 doesn't have to move a mirror around, Sony has been able to get a remarkable 10 frame-per-second burst rate out of the camera.'
'fairly high resolution'
'Excellent 16MP stills.'
'nice matte finish'
'With a stylish design, the camera is shockproof to 1.5m, waterproof to 5m, freezeproof to -10c and dustproof. '
'freezeproof, dustproof and shockproof digital compact camera'
'It's great for low light performance and is capable of 10 fps burst shooting (for fast action shots) as well as full 1080 (60i) HD video.'
'Images lack sharpness.'
'genuine put-it-in-your-pocket portability'