Sony 16-50mm F3.5-5.6 PZ OSS E-mount lens review by boyzone

reviewer#11524 date: Dec-6-2013
sharpness: 5
color: 4
build: 5
distortion: 3
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:18-55
price paid:250USD (new)
positive:- Light weight
- Useful range
negative:- F3.5~5.6
comment:A light and casual set up with my F3. My copy is very sharp across the range and the distortion is bad at the wide side.
Compared with 18-55 kit lens, this power zoom lens is sharper.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 17
  • sharpness: 4.00
  • color: 4.41
  • build: 4.00
  • distortion: 3.00
  • flare control: 3.88
  • overall: 3.86
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