Minolta AF 28mm F2.8 A-mount lens review by mhlvos

reviewer#10178 date: May-6-2012
sharpness: 4.5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 4
flare control: 4
overall: 4.5
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:Sigma 17-70
Sony 24-70
price paid:eur 75
positive:Small and very sharp
negative:Some CA
comment:I really like this little lens as a walk around street photography lens on my A65. This combo is very small and silent. Even wide open it is very sharp in the center. When I read other comments on this lens I get the feeling that there might be some sample variation.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 141
  • sharpness: 4.24
  • color: 4.64
  • build: 4.52
  • distortion: 4.27
  • flare control: 3.86
  • overall: 4.31
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