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

reviewer#44256 date: Apr-6-2019
sharpness: 5
color: 4
build: 4
distortion: 5
flare control: 4
overall: 4.4
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:Sony SAL 70-400mm G1
Maxxum 80-200mm f/2.8
Sigma 150mm f/2.8 macro
price paid:190* USD
positive:High resolving power.
negative:Sony has not revived it.
comment:This lens is sharp, hi res, etc ... believe the hype.
Better than my SAL and Sigma macro.
Great physical size.
Less gear play than the Maxxum 80-200 (so no loud snapping)
*Not difficult to disassemble

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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