Minolta AF 200mm F2.8 G APO HS A-mount lens review by Mike7D

reviewer#2047 date: Mar-26-2007
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:Sigma 70-210 f2.8 APO
Minolta 100-300 APO
price paid:
missing
positive:Compact, IQ, colour, quick, focus limiter
negative:Would have liked a tripod mount but can use camera one.
comment:Superb lens. In the space of 2 weeks it has become a "must have in the bag" lens. Never left at home. On a A100 the level of detail is stunning.

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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