Eight Olympus EVOLT E-500 owners considered that the Olympus EVOLT E-500 was able to produce good images. Expert website Asia.cnet.com mentioned in their Olympus EVOLT E-500 review “The Olympus E-500 dSLR is an excellent all-rounder for photography enthusiasts who wish to step up to the digital SLR arena”. Eleven years ago Camera Labs said “Good color, contrasty images with out-of-the-camera appeal (selectable Picture Modes” in their review and gave the product a score of 76 out of 100.
Several Olympus EVOLT E-500 owners considered that the product had a good picture resolution. Eleven years ago Camera Labs said “Good resolution and overall image quality” in their review. Camera Labs also said “Detailed shooting information for a budget DSLR”. Camera Labs also mentioned “Good resolution, very little difference to the EOS 350D (although not as crisp”.
One customer thought it had a good image sensor.