Excerpt: Other than megapixels, what is one camera parameter that is wowed by the layman? The optical zoom! This feature is valued because it brings far off objects within the photographer's reach, and especially useful for nature photography. However, the price of such cameras has been on the higher side.
Pros: Rugged build and stylish looks; Powerful 26x optical zoom; Variety of creative filters; Price.
Cons: Colours appear dull; Autofocus may not work well; OIS non-functional; No 1080p capture.