”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.”
Tone, colour and contrast are good in good lighting, but could do with a boost of contrast in flatter conditions.
IS mode 2 works effectively on horizontal panning shots.
The new IS mode 3 is designed for vertical panning and also does a good job.
Score in detail
Image Quality 7
Build Quality 8