Sony 20mm F2.8 E-mount lens review by dinadan

reviewer#11432 date: Nov-4-2013
sharpness: 4
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 4
flare control: 4
overall: 4.4
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 own this lens
compared to:Sigma 19mm f2.8 EX DN
price paid:200 EUR used
fast af
negative:not so sharp
strange hood
comment:The lens is very small and light. It is not as sharp as the Sigma, but perfectly usable and the af is faster. I will keep his lens and sell the Sigma because on my NEX-6 it it much more pocketable.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 6
  • sharpness: 4.17
  • color: 4.67
  • build: 4.83
  • distortion: 4.50
  • flare control: 4.50
  • overall: 4.53 - Home of the alpha system photographer
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