These are some great posts, Early. Very educational. Even though you didn't answer my question, directly, I believe your intent was to say that "yes" you should be able to take good "all around" pictures with the One - but..... it sounds like you have to be willing to fuss, fiddle and adjust to do it.
For those of us that are "photographically challenged," I think that what we are looking for is a bit of a holy grail. Point - shoot - SHAZAM! Instant great picture. I guess I learned more than I wanted to today