Minolta AF DT 18-70mm F3.5-5.6 D A-mount lens review by popoloni

reviewer#335 date: Dec-23-2005
sharpness: 3
color: 4
build: 3
distortion: 3
flare control: 4
overall: 3.4
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 have experience with this lens
compared to:50/1.4-1.7, 70-210/4
price paid:
positive:- small
- good range for a KIT lens
- not so slow AF
negative:- distorsion
- sharpness decreas with focal length
- not so fas AF
comment:A good kit lens, better that canon 18-55.

Have a look at my full review here: http://www.pophouse.it/minoltalenstest/

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 125
  • sharpness: 3.69
  • color: 4.01
  • build: 3.07
  • distortion: 3.51
  • flare control: 3.73
  • overall: 3.60
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