Sigma 18-125mm F3.8-5.6 DC HSM A-mount lens review by milav

reviewer#10133 date: Apr-22-2012
sharpness: 5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 4
flare control: 4
overall: 4.6
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 MP24MP24 MP36MP36 MP42MP42 MP
ownership:I own this lens
compared to:Sony 18-55
Sony 55-200
Tamron 17-50
price paid:440 USD (new)
positive:very good sharpness
nice range
great colour
great build
silent and accurate AF
lens hood in price
negative:aperture 3.8 (really 4.0)
comment:The best universal travel zoom for Sony APS-C. If I was to buy a new APS-C lens I would buy this lens again!!

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 9
  • sharpness: 4.39
  • color: 4.56
  • build: 4.44
  • distortion: 3.56
  • flare control: 4.00
  • overall: 4.19 - Home of the alpha system photographer
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