Minolta AF 35-200mm xi F4.5-5.6 A-mount lens review by oskar

reviewer#5579 date: Jun-22-2009
sharpness: 4.5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 5
flare control: 5
overall: 4.9
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:18-70mm DT
24mm/2.8
price paid:170 USD
positive:sharp
nice colors
compact
great range
negative:no scale
comment:This is a very underrated lens. This lens produces sharp image. At wide open (F-4.5), the sharpness is acceptable. It is much sharper when stopped down a little. Very good range.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 23
  • sharpness: 4.24
  • color: 4.43
  • build: 4.35
  • distortion: 4.30
  • flare control: 3.74
  • overall: 4.21
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