Minolta AF 28-105mm F3.5-4.5 A-mount lens review by Benzman

reviewer#11362 date: Oct-2-2013
sharpness: 5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 4
flare control: 4
overall: 4.6
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:18-55 standard nex lens, and Minolta 24-105 D
price paid:$110 used
positive:great lens for the price, nice vibrant Minolta colors, pretty sharp for a lens in it's class and definitely nice build and I think it's better and sharper than 24-105 or I just happen to have a better copy
negative:focus speed could of be alittle faster at sometimes otherwise none
comment:I love this lens I use it all the time, I always have this lens on my a99 50% of the time until I receive my cz24-70t*, im actually very surprised that a this prize the lens quality is nearly perfect and so excellent, the only reason I bought cz24-70 is for special occasions ;)

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 44
  • sharpness: 4.55
  • color: 4.77
  • build: 4.59
  • distortion: 4.36
  • flare control: 4.25
  • overall: 4.50
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