Minolta AF 200mm F2.8 APO A-mount lens review by vitor

reviewer#2902 date: Nov-1-2007
sharpness: 5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 5
flare control: 5
overall: 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 MP; 24MP24 MP; 36MP36 MP; 42MP42 MP; 61MP61 MP
ownership:I own this lens
compared to:
price paid:600€ (used)
positive:Size, weight, image output.
negative:Shows aberrations on high contrast scenes
comment:One of the best primes you can get, not as fast as the HS version.
Its the sharpest of all my lens, with great resolution, works nicely with minolta dedicated teleconverter, giving you the option of a cheap 400mm lens.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 39
  • sharpness: 4.94
  • color: 4.90
  • build: 4.77
  • distortion: 4.92
  • flare control: 4.79
  • overall: 4.86
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