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Samsung WB500 - Test Shots - ISO Performance

Over the next few pages we show a range of test shots. On this page the full size image at the minimum and maximum ISO settings have been reduced to let you see the full image, and a series of full resolution crops have taken from original images at a range of ISO settings to show the overall image quality. These pictures were taken indoors in a shaded area.



This is the full frame at 80 ISO. It's the 15th century astronomical clock in Exeter Cathedral.



No noise and pin-sharp detail at 80 ISO.



Identical results at 100 ISO, unsurprisingly.



Still no noise problems at 200 ISO.



There is a hint of noise at 400 ISO, but overall quality is still very good.



More noise at 800 ISO, but colour and contrast remain good, and the picture is quite printable.



Much more noise at 1600 ISO, with loss of detail and faded contrast.



3200 ISO is available at 3MP, but the quality is not brilliant.



This is the full frame at 3200 ISO.


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