The world's first compact camera with an APS (C) sized sensor is a classy camera. It impressed one of my customers today who was not put off by the disgraceful review at:
The whole link is a bit of a mouthful so you'll have to scroll through the site!
My customer ordered the camera on Monday and bought it today for £599 including the optical viewfinder. He had a quick play with it in the shop to check out its Raw recording and was pleased as it compared well to the Canon G9 but has a much better sensor.