Excellent control layout, Sharp EVF
Intuitive user interface and excellent image quality
Rock solid, rugged build
Larger than average 2/3inch sensor
'the buttons are firm and very responsive.'
'Noise does start to kick in at ISO400 and is much worse at ISO800.'
Good for the beginner
'The ST5000 is a good-looking camera, and very well made. '
'pretty solid and fairly compact body'
'This little Samsung shooter was ready to rock and roll 3 seconds after powering it up.'
Excellent touch controls
Value for money