Sony FE 28-70mm F3.5–5.6 OSS E-mount lens review by sagiluck

reviewer#11553 date: Dec-23-2013
sharpness: 4.5
color: 4
build: 3
distortion: 3
flare control: 3
overall: 3.5
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 MP24MP24 MP36MP36 MP42MP42 MP
ownership:I own this lens
compared to:SEL18-55
price paid:kit
positive:+ Zoom doesn't extend the lens much
+ good performance/value ratio
+ sharp
+ common 55mm filter
+ much better than 18-55 in all aspect
negative:+ rubber zoom ring, might turn whitish
+ starts at 28mm, 24mm will much more useful
+ flare noted in indoor shots with just 1 candle on the cake
comment:good temporary lens while waiting for the 2470ZA

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 14
  • sharpness: 4.14
  • color: 4.36
  • build: 4.21
  • distortion: 4.00
  • flare control: 4.07
  • overall: 4.16 - Home of the alpha system photographer
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