Sigma 18-125mm F3.5-5.6 DC A-mount lens review by KonicaA3

reviewer#3577 date: May-9-2008
sharpness: 4
color: 4
build: 5
distortion: 4
flare control: 4
overall: 4.2
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:18-70 Kit
Tamron 18-250
Minolta 70-210 f4
price paid:125 USD New
positive:Very inexpensive
Longer range than kit lens
Solid build
Sharp from f8
Sharper than kit lens
negative:Not as sharp as my Tamron 18-250 or Beercan
Turns in oppisite direction of other zooms
comment:Very inexpensive alternative to kit lens with longer range. Useful walk around lens when I don't need the extra range of the Tammy. Well worth the money.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 30
  • sharpness: 3.85
  • color: 4.13
  • build: 4.20
  • distortion: 3.53
  • flare control: 3.90
  • overall: 3.92 - Home of the alpha system photographer
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