Sony DT 16-50mm F2.8 SSM A-mount lens review by ViRuS X

reviewer#11245 date: Jul-12-2013
sharpness: 4.5
color: 4
build: 5
distortion: 3
flare control: 3
overall: 3.9
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:
price paid:$561 as a kit-lens
positive:Sharp , Build , Fast focus , silent , great for photo and video
comment:I got this lens as a kit lens for sony a77 ,it becomes the only lens I use for landscape photography.
It's sharp ,fast , silent .. great lens if you want a lens for everyday photography.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 95
  • sharpness: 4.74
  • color: 4.72
  • build: 4.85
  • distortion: 4.14
  • flare control: 4.43
  • overall: 4.58 - Home of the alpha system photographer
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