Samsung PL55 Review - Test Shots – ISO Performance Review

”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 using shaded natural light. ”


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This is the full frame at 80 ISO.


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At the minimum ISO setting the image is clean and well detailed, with smooth colour gradients.


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Already at 100 ISO there is a little colour mottling on the green area.


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At 200 ISO the noise reduction is already starting to reduce the level of fine detail.


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Noise is starting to become clearly visible at 400 ISO.


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800 ISO and more detail is lost. Colour is also starting to become somewhat random.


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The image is very noisy at 1600 ISO, and the colour gradients are very blocky.


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3200 ISO is available at 3MP, but the picture quality is not very good.


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This is the full frame at 3200 ISO.


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