Minolta AF 28-105mm xi F3.5-4.5 A-mount lens review by Famouscookies

reviewer#11795 date: Apr-29-2014
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 MP24MP24 MP36MP36 MP42MP42 MP
ownership:I own this lens
compared to:SAL18250
Minolta 28-105 RS
Tamron 18-200
price paid:
missing
positive:Useful motor zoom for video mode
Sharp and beautiful colors
Nice bokeh
Solid build
negative:Don't see any for its price
comment:Nice lens at good price.
Perfect lens for video mode.
Perform good for photo taking too.
Bokeh, shaprness, color, build, everything is far better than what I was expecting.
Conclusion, great lens whether for video or photography!

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 32
  • sharpness: 4.16
  • color: 4.34
  • build: 4.16
  • distortion: 3.97
  • flare control: 3.75
  • overall: 4.07
Dyxum.com - Home of the alpha system photographer
In memory of Cameron Hill - brettania