Summary: I bought this camera for $109 for my daughter because she loves the idea of being able to frame pictures that she takes of her friends and herself. For a starter camera, the tl210 has a lot of features that a typical teanager could hope for (and are not on the typical smart phone), including smile and object detection and focus. The 5x zoom is adequate for taking point and shoot pictures of friends, but I would prefer a 15x zoom for outdoor wildlife vacations.
Excerpt: "I am a student so this camera was purchased for my own entertainment and to take photos of student life to upload to social networking sites and share with friends. This camera is perfect for this as it's easy to remove the SD card and plug it into my computer to transfer images. It is very easy to use this camera by using the wheel to select the required function and simply pressing the shutter button. New photoraphers can use as little or as many ...
Pros: Dual Screen for easy self - portrait, Lightweight and compact, Sleek and tidy looking .
Cons: Difficult to find a range of body colours without purchasing online
Summary: Honestly its a cool camera. I find the camera in the front is very useful and original, i haven't seen any other camera brands coming up with that idea. The only thing is the battery... I don't know whether its just that I got a bad battery but it seems to need frequent charging... Overall a good camera.