Sony AF 70-400mm F4-5.6 G SSM II A-mount lens review by Stormvogel

reviewer#11097 date: May-7-2013
sharpness: 5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 5
flare control: 5
overall: 5
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:70-400 G SSM 1.
Minolta 400 mm.
price paid:2200 Euro
positive:The AF is fast and now it works much better then G SSM 1. No hunting.
AFD with A99 really works with fast moving objects.
negative:None.
comment:I bought this lens for the great AF and optics.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 21
  • sharpness: 4.69
  • color: 4.81
  • build: 4.48
  • distortion: 4.67
  • flare control: 4.62
  • overall: 4.65
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