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

reviewer#44344 date: Aug-11-2019
sharpness: 4.5
color: 5
build: 4
distortion: 5
flare control: 4
overall: 4.5
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 have experience with this lens
compared to:Sony E 10-18mm. Voigtlander FE 15mm. Batis 18mm. Batis 25mm. Zeiss 16-35mm f4. 16-35mm GM. Sony FE 28mm. Zeiss FE 35mm. Batis 40mm. Samyang FE AF 45mm. Sony FE 50mm. Sony FE 50mm macro. Zeiss FE 55. Sony FE 85. Sigma A FE 135mm. Sony 70-200 GM. Sony 100-400mm GM.
price paid:
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positive:Very inexpensive. Much better than reviews would lead you to think.
negative:plasticy and, well that's it realy.
comment:This is a nifty fifty. it is as good, image quality wise, as any 50mm prime from the Sony Minolta A-mount era and it very fairly priced. Highly Underrated.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 8
  • sharpness: 4.50
  • color: 4.63
  • build: 3.13
  • distortion: 4.88
  • flare control: 4.25
  • overall: 4.27
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