While the Sony Cyber-shot RX100 II with its collapsible 28-100mm zoom is the best performing enthusiasts’ compact camera in our database, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 is a good performer and given its EVF, pocket-friendly dimensions and low weight, the firm should be onto a winner.

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 lens review: first 1/1.7inch format lens tested