DxOMark Sensor scores

Sensor Score Essentials | Overall Score | Use Case Scores | Viewing Conditions

What does Sensor Overall Score show?

  • Sensor Overall Score shows a camera’s:
    • Sensor quality in terms of noise.
    • Ability to render high contrast.
    • Formation of colored noise.
    • Ability to shoot in low light.
  • Sensor Overall Score does not show a camera’s:
    • Resolution, i.e., its ability to render fine details.
    • Lens quality.
    • Optical aberrations.

How is Sensor Overall Score measured?

The Sensor Overall Score is an average of the Portrait Score based on color depth, the Landscape Score based on dynamic range, and the Sports Score based on low-light ISO.