Excellent OLED electronic viewfinder
Picture Effects, Low light performance
Comfortable handgrip and handling
Good image quality
Respectable photo quality
Image quality is excellent
Has an arm-length list of features
Excellent image quality, Excellent value for money
A mode for producing 360 degree panoramas
Above-average list of shooting options
Image Stabilisation for Video as well as Stills
Blistering 10fps shot-to-shot speed
Excellent built-in viewfinder
'The camera itself is pretty well-designed and easy to grip and shoot.'
'The NEX cameras are primarily about squeezing DSLR quality into compact bodies.'
'The Sony NEX-5 is an excellent camera for hobbyist photographers upgrading from compacts who want to increase capability but not bulk. '
'smallest interchangeable lens camera'
Cleverly articulated display
Excellent kit lens, High-resolution sensor
Big, bright ultra high resolution EVF
'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.'
'with a feature-set which genuinely stands out from the competition.'
'its overall response times are very good.'
'Indoor metering was usually spot-on, indicating this camera has probably been designed for gentler Northern Hemisphere lighting.'
Very good ultrawide-angle lens
Small camera to fit into a pocket or handbag
Decent zoom range in a compact body, Decent image quality
Decent macro performance, Good video output