Rubbish. Maybe he's too impressed by instagram.
Outstanding IQ for a smartphone - better than most compacts I would say!
OUch - DPR in this challenge takes me back to the reeties. I geeeeve up.
HX100V needs a firmware update desperately. Many users are stuck with an LCD that displays blown out saturation(especially reds) and contrast. In video mode the display is fine so it's not a hardware(LCD) problem. Mostly those bought in Canada, India and UK seem to have this problem while others don't..
So far Sony has refused to acknowledge this problem even though many people have informed them of this specific issue.