Minolta AF 28-70mm F2.8 G A-mount lens review by andrairawan

reviewer#11343 date: Sep-16-2013
sharpness: 4.5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 4
flare control: 3
overall: 4.3
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:Minol 24-105
Minol 50 1.7
Cz 24-70
price paid:600 USD
positive:Minolta G magic,color redention is very smooth, sharpness ok, 3d effect better than cz
negative:Flare is horrible, but when I used 16-50 hood, flare is under control
Noisy & slow AF
comment:Legendary lens from minolta, nice to have

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 70
  • sharpness: 4.66
  • color: 5.00
  • build: 4.96
  • distortion: 4.89
  • flare control: 4.24
  • overall: 4.75
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