Minolta AF 28-100mm F3.5-5.6 D A-mount lens review by Zeeke

reviewer#27587 date: May-25-2016
sharpness: 3.5
color: 4
build: 3
distortion: 3
flare control: 4
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 MP; 24MP24 MP; 36MP36 MP; 42MP42 MP; 61MP61 MP
ownership:I own this lens
compared to:Minolta 35-70 f4
Minolta 35-105 old
Minolta 24-85 RS
Minolta 28-105 RS
Minolta 28-135
Minolta 35-80 II
Sony 28-75
price paid:30 euro
positive:Light
Very sharp att 28mm
Nice range
negative:Cheap feel(it is cheap)
comment:This isn't a bad lens but it seems impossible to find a perfect copy they all have one soft border att the wide end or otherwise the tele end are soft and hazy.....the best copy I tried shows that it has potential......

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 21
  • sharpness: 3.60
  • color: 4.14
  • build: 2.86
  • distortion: 3.81
  • flare control: 3.48
  • overall: 3.58
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