Minolta AF 50mm F1.7 A-mount lens review by setteri

reviewer#3930 date: Aug-4-2008
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 MP; 24MP24 MP; 36MP36 MP; 42MP42 MP; 61MP61 MP
ownership:I own this lens
compared to:Sony 18- 70mm kit lens
Minolta 70 - 210mm zoom
price paid:GBP 46
Great build quality
negative:None so far.
comment:Bought this lens for Ł46 from ebay, much sharper than the kit lens and my old zoom. Build quality very good. I think if you can get one for Ł50 or so, it must be worth it.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 421
  • sharpness: 4.62
  • color: 4.78
  • build: 4.57
  • distortion: 4.74
  • flare control: 4.17
  • overall: 4.58
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