Sony FE 200-600mm F5.6-6.3 G OSS E-mount lens review by mambo

reviewer#44428 date: Nov-18-2019
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:Minolta 600mmG, Minolta 300mm f2.8 APO, Minolta 200mm f2.8HSG, SAL70400G, Minolta 400 HSG
price paid:2900CAD
positive:Light, fast AF
negative:F6.3, poor bokeh, not a prime, E-mount
comment:Due to back issues I have had to let go of my very heavy Minolta 600G in favour of this lighter lens. Thus far, I am very happy with the perfomance. The bokeh and image quality is not as good a the Minolta, but is good enough.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 10
  • sharpness: 4.75
  • color: 5.00
  • build: 4.90
  • distortion: 4.90
  • flare control: 4.90
  • overall: 4.89 - Home of the alpha system photographer
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