Minolta AF 28-85mm F3.5-4.5 A-mount lens review by derekw

reviewer#11050 date: Apr-18-2013
sharpness: 4.5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 5
flare control: 4
overall: 4.7
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 35-105
Minolta 28-105 (original)
Minolta 24-85 (original)
price paid:£35 GBP
positive:Sharp
Minolta colours
Build
negative:Needs hood
Noisy Af
comment:Not quite as good as the above lenses, but at this price couldn't resist. Another addition to my beercan zoom collection

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 111
  • sharpness: 4.29
  • color: 4.68
  • build: 4.86
  • distortion: 4.16
  • flare control: 3.61
  • overall: 4.32
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