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Remember that small differences in form factor and weight can affect the suitability for some purposes. For example, the Fuji X100 works for me because it fits into a cycling jersey pocket comfortably, and because it fits in various other pockets I have. A little more bulk or protruding lens would simply not work for that goal.
When one has a variety of cameras as I do, the decision process is straightforward: does a new camera slot into a gap in functionality? The Fuji X100 does that for me, but whether it does that for others all depends on the goals as well as what existing cameras might already be owned.
Compact point and shoot cameras
I have yet to find an ultra-compact point and shoot that delivers satisfactory image quality for anything but a 4X6 print.
Medium size point and shoot cameras
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