Minolta AF 70-210mm F4 (beercan) A-mount lens review by milan33

reviewer#11450 date: Nov-7-2013
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 MP24MP24 MP36MP36 MP42MP42 MP
ownership:I have experience with this lens
compared to:MAF 100-300 3,5-5,6, Tokina 80-200 SD 2.8, MAF 75-300 prime, MAF 100-300 APO
price paid:ex.130 EUR (used)
positive:Very usefeul lens, very sharp, create great pictures, great Macro (scale 1:4), Stable f.4.0, Can work with converters (1.4x), Great classic lens, quite long range, Prime, Good price, many examples on the market, not very expensive. Well metal build.
negative:A bit heavy, None others.
comment:Very usefeul lens, create great pictures,gives wonderful bokeh, good sharp Macro (scale 1:4), Stable f.4.0, Can work with converters (1.4x). Everyone should have it in a bag, budget lens.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 389
  • sharpness: 4.49
  • color: 4.79
  • build: 4.84
  • distortion: 4.56
  • flare control: 3.98
  • overall: 4.53
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