of course....it's the same sensor and processor. I don't think we really need sample images. The images will be great. One just needs to decide if they prefer having the optical viewfinder or a built-in flash and an extra $700 in their wallet.
Why do all these new cameras have such similar names ? Causes plenty of pointless market place confusion.
We now seem to have
Blimey !! Whats wrong wth Canon Sureshot or Olympus Trip ? Easy to remember and never forgotten
yeah I'd love to see names return, although many cameras do have a "general" name (Powershot G1X, Lumix GX1 for instance), but we choose to use only the part of the name that differs from model to model. with the huge amount of cameras being released nowadays, having unique names for each is just not doable, so having numbers and letters is inevitable, but I'd love to see the X-obsession abate a litte!