Fujifilm X-E1 Review - Image Quality – ISO tests Review

Below are our standardised ISO test shots, starting with the Fujifilm X-E1’s lowest standard setting of ISO 200, going all the way up to 6400, followed by the expanded settings of 12,800 and 25,600.

Fuji X-E1 ISO test
ISO 200

Fujifilm X-E1 ISO 200
ISO 200 – 100% crop

Fujifilm X-E1 ISO 400
ISO 400 – 100% crop
As

well as delivering bags of detail, the X-E1 doesn’t disappoint when it comes to

ISO performance either. Up to ISO 800 images are smooth and devoid of any unwanted signs

of image noise.

Fujifilm X-E1 ISO 800
ISO 800 – 100% crop
At ISO 800 noise beginning to encroach ever-so slightly at ISO 800, but

it’s very subtle.

Fujifilm X-E1 ISO 1600
ISO 1600 – 100% crop

Fujifilm X-E1 ISO 3200
ISO 3200 – 100% crop
While

image noise does become more apparent at ISO 3200, the level of detail rendered

is still good.

Fujifilm X-E1 ISO 6400
ISO 6400 – 100% crop
At

ISO 6400, results are still far more than acceptable, and though image noise is

apparent, has a pleasing film-like structure

Fujifilm X-E1 ISO 12,800
ISO 12,800 – 100% crop

Detail

suffers at the extended ISOs of 12,800 and 25,600 with chroma noise becoming

more prominent.

Fujifilm X-E1 ISO 25,600
ISO 25,600 – 100% crop

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