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

reviewer#1777 date: Feb-7-2007
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:Minolta 200/2.8
price paid:
positive:Sharp, light, good MF-ring, good focus limiter
negative:Nothing, except that it´s white.
comment:I just love this lens!
It´s light, AF speed is good.
Bokeh is very good.
I personally don´t miss tripod collar, rarely have my tripod with me thanks to AS.
Can´t deside if i like this one more than my 100/2.

Same review as my 200/2.8, AF is faster on the HS model

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 81
  • sharpness: 4.96
  • color: 4.98
  • build: 4.80
  • distortion: 4.95
  • flare control: 4.88
  • overall: 4.91
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