Models have different viewfinder magnification and lines, so get one which matches your preferences.
I sold my modern, capable R2 because of the LEDs and plastic knobs and the feeling I had whilst using it; I was seduced by a older, smoother, heavier body.
I still have great photos taken with it hanging on my wall though, these cameras are really terrific, great VF, metering, great value, and certainly modern.
Very best regards,
burning reflected light onto chemical film. It's real
M3 + Rigid Summicron, Nikon D40 and an iphone for that digital look. my Flickr