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

reviewer#11189 date: Jun-10-2013
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:sony 70-400 G SSM
minolta 300/4 G HS
price paid:
fast af
nice bokeh
negative:the hood is easy to clip off...a friend of mine drop his hood at the tiger's cage so he has to buy a new one...
comment:Really love this lens...much improved than the first edition...
the af is really fast, the color and the contrast is really good...and it's sharp...

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 - Home of the alpha system photographer
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