Speed, good looks, and pretty pictures
Large image sensor, Superb image quality
Sensor provides excellent results from ISO 100-1600
Good autofocus and shutter lag performance
'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'