For those who crave an enthusiast compact with more zoom range, the Olympus Stylus 1 should be high on your list for its excellent balance of performance, design, and features.
It's definitely not priced to move, but the Stylus 1's excellent lens, features, and performance certainly add up to an excellent camera.
See what the combo of Olympus' TruePic VI image processor and 12-megapixel 1/1.7-inch BSI CMOS sensor can do when paired with a 10.7x f2.8 28-300mm lens.
If your enthusiast compact's zoom range isn't cutting it, the Stylus 1 offers 28-300mm lens with a constant aperture of f2.8.
As the U.S. version of the LG Optimus Vu, the LG Intuition sports the same ginormous 5-inch screen, 1.5GHz dual-core processor, and Rubberdium stylus. One giant and welcomed changed, however, is that it ships natively with the more recent, Android 4.0, Ice Cream Sandwich.