Minolta AF 200mm F2.8 G APO HS A-mount lens review by bull drinkwater

reviewer#11972 date: Sep-5-2014
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:my only other "G" lens, the 70-200mm apo "G" hs
price paid:$1200.00 usd
positive:sharp x10, light, handy, sharp, good color,
negative:i'd have to be an ingrate and a nitpicker to find anything negative.
comment:with my a-550,a850, and even my a-200 i'm in fat city even on my a-200 with the 1.4x or 2.0x tc it will blow you away. it proves that the glass is the thing..

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 80
  • sharpness: 4.96
  • color: 4.98
  • build: 4.80
  • distortion: 4.95
  • flare control: 4.89
  • overall: 4.92
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