Minolta AF 100-300mm xi F4.5-5.6 A-mount lens review by uranio15

reviewer#3486 date: Apr-19-2008
sharpness: 4.5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 5
flare control: 4
overall: 4.7
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:Minolta AF 28-100 F3.5-5.6 D
Minolta - AF 28-105 F3.5-4.5 RS
Sony AF DT 18-70 F3.5-5.6
Minolta AF 35-80 F4-5.6 II
price paid:63 EUR (like a new)
positive:Sharp
Good Color
Portable
Power Zoom
negative:Heavy
Manual Focus
Battery life shorter
comment:Xi mechanism is easy to zoom. Nice travel stats. It works perfectly with my A100.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 27
  • sharpness: 4.00
  • color: 4.41
  • build: 4.15
  • distortion: 4.26
  • flare control: 3.85
  • overall: 4.13
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