“It’s among the best compact cameras available.”
DPReview has published their review of the Samsung TL500 / EX1, an ultra zoom with 10MP resolution (on a 1/1.7-in. CCD image sensor), 3x ultra-wide angle optical zoom (24-72mm equiv.), Fast F1.8 lens, Optical Image Stabilization, 3.0-in. swiveling AMOLED (920k-dot), Smart AUTO, PASM, Scene modes, RAW, Front Wheel Control, Smart Range (High Dynamic Range), Smart Filter, and Movie 640×480 @ 30fps with monaural sound.
You can read the full Samsung TL500 / EX1 Review at: DPReview.