Minolta AF 28-80mm F4-5.6 A-mount lens review by 1texasgolfer

reviewer#10024 date: Mar-13-2012
sharpness: 2
color: 3
build: 3
distortion: 3
flare control: 4
overall: 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 MP24MP24 MP36MP36 MP42MP42 MP
ownership:I own this lens
compared to:minolta 28-85
price paid:65 USD
positive:cheap, light weight
negative:focus
comment:I have had many minolta lenses and this is by far the worst. I like the 28-80 range, and weight of this lens but it just makes me want to rub my eyes. I wouldn't even want to sell it to someone on ebay. It'll make a good paper weight!

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 19
  • sharpness: 3.61
  • color: 4.11
  • build: 3.63
  • distortion: 3.95
  • flare control: 3.53
  • overall: 3.76
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