The Canon Powershot S5 IS has more features than any similar, super zoom digital camera. It is also one of the more expensive models.
On the whole picture quality is very good, but it is a concern that the full zoom test showed a noticeable fall off in sharpness away from the centre of the photo.
The Canon Powershot S5 IS is a feature rich super zoom digital camera. In terms of controls and settings it has the edge over all its rivals. Picture quality is very good overall and outstanding in places.