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

reviewer#5096 date: Mar-26-2009
sharpness: 3
color: 4
build: 3
distortion: 4
flare control: 4
overall: 3.6
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:28-105(3,5-4,5)
price paid:290 € (new)
positive:no so bad with aperture stopped at f 11.
negative:light built (all plastic)
poor aperture
comment:It was my first zoom , replaced 4 years later by 28-105.
Since 2005 , I use mainly digital camera and this lens is not adapted for APS size .

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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