Minolta AF 70-210mm F4 (beercan) A-mount lens review by z3144228

reviewer#44068 date: May-24-2018
sharpness: 4
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 4
flare control: 4
overall: 4.4
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 - 70-210 F3.5-4.5 APO
Minolta - AF 70-210 F3.5-4.5
price paid:100 USD used
positive:price, color
negative:It is not really sharp
comment:First, this is 1986 lens and it is among the first AF lens in the market.
Overall, image quality is good for that price.
AF is slower than contemporary lens, You may be missed some instant shots.
the metal body is nice thing.

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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