Minolta AF 70-210mm F4 (beercan) A-mount lens review by al_1571

reviewer#2920 date: Nov-9-2007
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 MP; 24MP24 MP; 36MP36 MP; 42MP42 MP; 61MP61 MP
ownership:I own this lens
compared to:Sigma 70-300 DG APO, Sigma 70-210
price paid:127.00 (US)
positive:Very sharp and focuses better than I thought it would
negative:Heavy and can be a bit tricky to hadle at first. It does also hunt in some lower light situations.
comment:So far so good with my beercan mated to the A100! I 've had it for about 3 weeks now. I'd say it's been a good investmenbt so far. Like to comeback and repost again in a year to see how I've adjusted to the Can.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 397
  • sharpness: 4.49
  • color: 4.78
  • build: 4.84
  • distortion: 4.56
  • flare control: 3.98
  • overall: 4.53
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