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

reviewer#6452 date: Nov-24-2009
sharpness: 3
color: 3
build: 3
distortion: 4
flare control: 4
overall: 3.4
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 used to own this lens
compared to:Sigma 18-200, Sony 18-70
price paid:
positive:-Decent range
negative:-Not a good lens
-Poor build, sharpness, contrast, and not particularly fast either
comment:I bought my a200 off craigslist and the guy I bought it from threw this in with it. I sold it for whatever I could get for it (it wasn't much)

Sharpness was noticeably lacking, and colors were underwhelming at best.

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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