Minolta AF 100-400mm F4.5-6.7 APO A-mount lens review by cruiser

reviewer#7720 date: Jul-24-2010
sharpness: 5
color: 5
build: 4
distortion: 5
flare control: 4
overall: 4.6
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 used to own this lens
compared to:Minolta 100-300mm APO D
price paid:
missing
positive:+very sharp
negative:-zoom creep
-size when travelling
comment:Excellent sharpness. Better than the Minolta 100-300 APO D. The zoom creep was annoying though. For travel I preferred the 100-300 APO D for its more compact size.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 49
  • sharpness: 4.47
  • color: 4.63
  • build: 4.20
  • distortion: 4.65
  • flare control: 4.41
  • overall: 4.47
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