Minolta AF 70-210mm F4 (beercan) A-mount lens review by cessna2k

reviewer#8818 date: Mar-22-2011
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:Sony DT 55-200 Sam f/4-5.6
price paid:110 (used)
positive:Sharpness
Color
Smooth Zoom
negative:Weight
comment:Very good performance until 150 mm, corners are very sharp! My copy shows very little CA. It's really heavy and unconfortable to carry around on the camera, so I don't use it for travelling and hiking.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 396
  • sharpness: 4.49
  • color: 4.78
  • build: 4.84
  • distortion: 4.56
  • flare control: 3.98
  • overall: 4.53
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