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

reviewer#4581 date: Dec-26-2008
sharpness: 4
color: 5
build: 4
distortion: 5
flare control: 4
overall: 4.4
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 MP24MP24 MP36MP36 MP42MP42 MP
ownership:I own this lens
compared to:Minolta 28-105
Minolta 28-105RS
price paid:Ł35(used)
positive:Sharp
Good colour
Range
negative:Could be sharper
comment:Good lens, but just not as sharp as the other two.

Usual Minolta colours. Good build.

Needs hood to control flare.

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
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