Sony AF DT 50mm F1.8 SAM A-mount lens review by araudan

reviewer#31704 date: Oct-18-2016
sharpness: 4.5
color: 4
build: 4
distortion: 5
flare control: 4
overall: 4.3
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 18-135mm
Sony DT 30mm Macro
price paid:125 CDN (used)
positive:Very sharp
Low cost
Light and bright
negative:None for my use.
comment:I was surprised at how sharp this lens is. I've been using only zooms for a long time it's nice to get back to a prime lens.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 88
  • sharpness: 4.59
  • color: 4.51
  • build: 3.53
  • distortion: 4.61
  • flare control: 4.50
  • overall: 4.35
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