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Old Jun 19, 2009, 12:01 PM   #1
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Default FX 500 Usability Review

I just bought an FX500 because it had all the features that I wanted and most importantly manual controls. While I am probably not qualified to judge its image quality (there are many reviews on the internet), I thought I would give you my thoughts on usability.

1.Feels very solid and stable in my hands.
2. A perfect size for an ultra compact. Easy to carry in a pocket but solid enough to hold
3.Quick menu button for changing most adjustments on screen (no menu digging).
4. Quick switching between automatic, manual etc..modes with touchscreen.
5. Shutter and aperture priority modes make picking correct exposure easy.
6. Tumbnails for secting multip pictures to delete multiple pictures at once.

1. No smooth zooming on playback must zoom at 2x 4x 8x 16.
2. Touch zoom requires extra button push.
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