Minolta AF 35-70mm F4 A-mount lens review by LAZER

reviewer#14247 date: May-11-2015
sharpness: 5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 5
flare control: 4
overall: 4.8
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:Sony DT 18-55mm SAM II
Minolta AF 50mm F1.7
price paid:20 USD (used)
positive:* Very sharp wide-open
* Classic Minolta's colors
* Very cheap
* 1:4 macro mode
* Great build
negative:none
comment:Great lens.
$20!!! In good condition. It's a best buy for the beginner.

I recommend as a replacement for KIT 18-55.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 185
  • sharpness: 4.50
  • color: 4.78
  • build: 4.50
  • distortion: 4.36
  • flare control: 3.80
  • overall: 4.39
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