A few customers considered that the product had a good zoom. Ash wrote on Amazon “The excellent zoom produces brilliant close-up” in their Olympus Stylus SH-50 review. Jenny Pea wrote on Amazon “I took a series of sequential shots on holiday, on full zoom, of waves breaking at the shoreline” in her review and gave it a score of 5 stars. John Kaiser Calautit wrote in his review of the Olympus Stylus SH-50 on Amazon “Olympus Stylus SH-50 Digital Super Zoom Camera” and gave this digital camera a score of 80 out of 100.
Four Olympus Stylus SH-50 owners who bought this digital camera wrote that it had a good image stabiliser. M. Smith gave this digital camera a rating of 4 stars and mentioned in their review of this digital camera on Amazon “The 3-axis stabilization is also as good as the best in class”. Digital Versus wrote in their review of this digital camera “Effective stabilisation system” but they rated the product 60 out of 100.
One person mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera had a good autofocus. M. Smith mentioned “However, most of the time it is great and the autofocus is spot-on too, as good as the Sony HX in fact” .