”Here are some general test shots to help evaluate the camera’s overall image quality, including the zoom range of the lens. Some pictures may be clicked to download the full size original image.”
The wide angle end of the zoom range is equivalent to 38m, about average for a compact camera.
The telephoto setting is equivalent to 380mm. With a good tripod it is ideal for amateur birdwatching.
Colour reproduction is always a Fujifilm strongpoint.
The exposure system copes well with unusual lighting conditions.
The S5800 can focus down to just 1cm in macro mode.
Score in detail
Image Quality 8
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