Minolta AF 28-80mm F3.5-5.6 II A-mount lens review by babya

reviewer#8115 date: Oct-19-2010
sharpness: 4.5
color: 4
build: 3
distortion: 2
flare control: 5
overall: 3.7
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 35-80 AF Zoom
price paid:$1 (came with camera
positive:28mm wide-angle
Nifty lens hood
negative:None
comment:I got this lens with a Dynax 700si from a thrift store-it's a lovely wide-angle lens.

AF was very quick with this lens and the sharpness is quite fine and seems to have very little distortion.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 24
  • sharpness: 3.52
  • color: 4.04
  • build: 3.04
  • distortion: 3.54
  • flare control: 3.42
  • overall: 3.51
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