Minolta AF 400mm F4.5 HS APO G A-mount lens review by mdmwrx

reviewer#8435 date: Dec-21-2010
sharpness: 5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 5
flare control: 5
overall: 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:Sony 70-200mm f2.8, Sony 70-400mm f4.5, Minolta 300mm f2.8, Minolta 600mm f4.0, Tamron 150-600mm.
price paid:2200 USD (used)
positive:The best lens I have, as of 2010-12-21.
AF, Sharpness, Color, Build, Distortion, & Flare are fantastic!!
negative:Heavy, but not really, considering all the lens out there.
comment:The best lens I have, as of 2010-12-21.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 46
  • sharpness: 4.92
  • color: 4.87
  • build: 4.87
  • distortion: 4.96
  • flare control: 4.80
  • overall: 4.88
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