Sony 18-55mm F3.5-5.6 OSS E-mount lens review by boyzone

reviewer#11526 date: Dec-6-2013
sharpness: 3.5
color: 3
build: 4
distortion: 3
flare control: 4
overall: 3.5
tested on:
  • film camera:Film camera
  • APS-C: 6MP6 MP; 10MP10 MP; 12MP12 MP; 14MP14 MP; 16MP16 MP; 20MP20 MP; 24MP24 MP
  • full frame: 12MP12 MP24MP24 MP36MP36 MP42MP42 MP
ownership:I own this lens
compared to:16-50 power zoom
price paid:Kit lens
positive:Have hood
negative:- Length
- Zoom range
comment:My first kit lens when purchase the NEX F3. Change to power zoom as have better sharpness, zoom range and length.
Nothing much to compare as lens available to E-mount is limited.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 9
  • sharpness: 3.89
  • color: 4.33
  • build: 4.33
  • distortion: 3.67
  • flare control: 4.00
  • overall: 4.04 - Home of the alpha system photographer
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