Sony FE 50mm F1.8 E-mount lens review by SPcze

reviewer#40966 date: Nov-13-2017
sharpness: 4.5
color: 4
build: 3
distortion: 4
flare control: 3
overall: 3.7
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:FE 28/2
Zeiss 24/2 + LA-EA4
Tamron 28-75 + LA-EA4
Tamron 70-200/2.8 Li + LA-EA4
price paid:220
Sharp on 1.8 or higher
small lens
negative:AF, AF, AF, AF!
for someone plastic feeling (not for me)
comment:Great lens for static subject, but for moving things in lower light (hall ...) is really hard to use. AF is slow and pulsing ... but if it lock AF is really sharp with nice colors and bokeh. But AF speed ...

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 12
  • sharpness: 4.46
  • color: 4.58
  • build: 3.50
  • distortion: 4.75
  • flare control: 4.25
  • overall: 4.31 - Home of the alpha system photographer
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