Sony AF DT 55-200mm F4-5.6 A-mount lens review by HKWA444

reviewer#8641 date: Feb-9-2011
sharpness: 4.5
color: 5
build: 4
distortion: 4
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 MP; 24MP24 MP; 36MP36 MP; 42MP42 MP; 61MP61 MP
ownership:I own this lens
compared to:Minolta 70-210F4 (sold because of this)
price paid:80CND (Used)
-light weight
-good range
-Sharp even on wide open
-color & contrast (personal preference)
negative:-slow focusing under dim lighting (seldom use indoor anyway)
-plastic mount (I don't care)
comment:A really great tele-lens. I am no professional photographer, gives all what I need. no complaint

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 35
  • sharpness: 4.33
  • color: 4.40
  • build: 3.71
  • distortion: 4.43
  • flare control: 4.40
  • overall: 4.25 - Home of the alpha system photographer
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