Minolta AF 80-200mm F2.8 HS APO G A-mount lens review by z3144228

reviewer#44067 date: May-24-2018
sharpness: 5
color: 4
build: 5
distortion: 5
flare control: 5
overall: 4.8
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 F2.8
Tamron - 70-210 F2.8
Tamron - SP 70-200
price paid:750 USD (used)
positive:Image quality, price
negative:the mount is not attached well with the LE-2 adapter
comment:Everything about this lens is great.

The only negative point I have to mention is sometimes the lens mount is not attached well with the LE-2 adapter ( maybe only mine)
the result is AF is not working (not every time).

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 97
  • sharpness: 4.88
  • color: 4.97
  • build: 4.94
  • distortion: 4.93
  • flare control: 4.76
  • overall: 4.90
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