Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX5 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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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX5 test photo


This is the full frame at the minimum ISO setting.


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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX5 test photo


At 125 ISO the image quality is excellent.


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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX5 test photo


Still excellent quality at 200 ISO.


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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX5 test photo


Noise reduction has started to blur out detail at 400 ISO.


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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX5 test photo


Colour gradients are still good, but more detail is lost at 800 ISO.


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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX5 test photo


Noise is visible at 1600 ISO but colour rendition is still very good.


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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX5 test photo


Things are getting a bit speckley at 3200 ISO.


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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX5 test photo


This is the full frame at maximum ISO.


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