Samsung WB5000 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 minimum ISO.


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Even at 64 ISO there is some colour mottling in the red areas.


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100 ISO is actually slightly smoother.


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There is a light fuzz of image noise at 200 ISO.


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Noise reduction at 400 ISO has greatly reduced the level of fine detail.


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Image quality at 800 ISO is greatly reduced.


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By 1600 ISO the image quality is pretty much unusable.


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3200 ISO is available at 5MP, but the quality is lousy.


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6400 ISO is available at 3MP, but the quality is even worse.


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This is the full frame at 6400 ISO.


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