Zoom Range

You can select the zoom setting of the product.

  1. MENU(Camera Settings2) → [Zoom Range] → desired setting.

Menu item details

Optical zoom only:
Limits the zoom range to the optical zoom. You can use the Smart Zoom function if you set [JPEG Image Size] to [M] or [S].
ClearImage Zoom :
Select this setting to use Clear Image Zoom. Even if the zoom range exceeds the optical zoom, the product magnifies images using an image process with less deterioration.
Digital Zoom :
When the zoom range of the Clear Image Zoom is exceeded, the product magnifies images to the largest scale. However, the image quality will deteriorate.


  • Set [Optical zoom only] if you want to magnify images within the range in which image quality does not deteriorate.