Pros

  • Menu functions are extremely intuitive
  • Comfortable build

Cons

  • Significant shutter delay on second shot
  • No zoom while in movie mode

At A Glance

Given the Optio M50's affordability, it's easy to overlook shortcomings such as shutter lag.

Manufacturer’s Description

Zero in on affordability with a powerful 5X zoom. A compact digital camera with a powerful 5X zoom, the Optio M50 sports a stylish design, an affordable price and is offered in three fun, new colors: silver, pink and blue. You are assured high resolution images with its 8.0 Megapixel CCD and review your images easily with a 2.5 inch wide view LCD. This all-around Optio also offers Smile Capture and Face Recognition to capture perfect portraits.