Minolta AF 24-85mm F3.5-4.5 A-mount lens review by Aleksey463

reviewer#8814 date: Mar-20-2011
sharpness: 3.5
color: 4
build: 4
distortion: 4
flare control: 2
overall: 3.5
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 MP24MP24 MP36MP36 MP42MP42 MP
ownership:I own this lens
compared to:Kit lens 18-55
Minolta 35-70 F/4
price paid:4000Rub(=140usd)
positive:Smooth zoom wheel
Good range
negative:Flare
bad at shooting against light
comment:I've bought this lens for movie at A55 because it has good zoom range. I can't say nothing good about IQ because Kit is better.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 60
  • sharpness: 4.50
  • color: 4.78
  • build: 4.22
  • distortion: 4.32
  • flare control: 4.07
  • overall: 4.38
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