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Sony SEL-1018

Sony SEL-1018
alaAverage 4.2

68 reviews

Feb, 2016

alaTest has collected and analyzed 68 reviews of Sony SEL-1018. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.4/5 for other Lenses & Filters for all reviews. People are impressed by the reliability and size. Many are less positive about the price, and there are some mixed reviews about the design.

usability, size, reliability

price

On average, users rate this product 93/100 and experts rate this product 75/100.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sony SEL-1018

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 6 user reviews of Sony SEL-1018 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.4/5 for other Lenses & Filters on Amazon.co.uk. People really like the reliability, whereas many are less positive about the size and price.

reliability

price, size

100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Sony SEL 4/10-18 mm E-Mount Sony objective

Feb, 2016

Expert review by: Camera Labs (cameralabs.com)

Sony 10-18mm f4 SEL-1018

 
Dec, 2012

Expert review by: photozone.de (photozone.de)

Sony E 10-18mm f/4 OSS (SEL-1018) - Lab Test / Review

 

Upon first contact, we were positively surprised about the high build quality of the Sony E 10-18mm f/4 OSS - an all-metal lens body are fairly rare these days. This is certainly a wise move by Sony because you are impressed when handling their...

Apr, 2013

Expert review by: ePHOTOzine (ephotozine.com)

Sony SEL 10-18mm f/4 OSS Lens Review

 

Good build quality, Good performance when stopped down a little, Lightweight for a wide angle zoom, Low distortion

Lacklustre performance at maximum aperture between 14mm and 18mm, Some issues focusing accurately in low contrast and low light conditions

Apr, 2013

Expert review by: photodo (photodo.com)

REVIEW: Sony SEL 10-18mm f/4 OSS Lens Review

 
Mar, 2013

Consumer review by: dazngad (sony.com)

I wish I bought it sooner

 

What a wonderful lens. Amazing focol length. Great stabilitzation. Great color. Beuatiful results. Anyone with a Nex must buy try this lens to know what they are missing. This is a gem. It is worth the money for the results. I was going to wait for a...

Jul, 2014

Consumer review by: Anonymous (sony.com)

Excellent lens - a MUST have!!

 

I have this lens for about 2 weeks, so I am still all excited about using it. Have had the opportunity to take landscape pictures in deserts and very narrow spaces.

fast focus, fixed 4.0f, noticeable but very little distortion

price, moving parts

Apr, 2013

Consumer review by: GregoryDIvanov (sony.com)

Excellent lens - a MUST have!!

 

I have this lens for about 2 weeks, so I am still all excited about using it. Have had the opportunity to take landscape pictures in deserts and very narrow spaces. Overall performance - great colors, very fast focus, very little distortion, almost no...

Apr, 2013

Consumer review by: JayT (sony.com)

SuperWide!!

 

As far as the E-Mount system goes, there aren't a lot of options for wide angle lenses. The SEL1018 however fixes that problem by going Super Wide. Although with a focal length of 10mm on an APS-C Sensor makes it actually 15mm on a Full Frame camera,...

Wide angle, zoom capabilities, 62mm diameter

F/4

Feb, 2013

Consumer review by: JayT (sony.com)

SuperWide!!

 

As far as the E-Mount system goes, there aren't a lot of options for wide angle lenses. The SEL1018 however fixes that problem by going Super Wide. Although with a focal length of 10mm on an APS-C Sensor makes it actually 15mm on a Full Frame camera,...

Feb, 2013

Consumer review by: Dave (bestbuy.com)

perfect lens for the perfect camera

 

perfect lens at a very fair price. excellent choice for my sony a6000

Jan, 2016

Product Specifications

Configuration

Autofocus: Yes
Image Stabiliser: Yes

General Features

3D: No
Application:System Camera
Bayonet Compatibility:Sony E
Product Type:Wide Angle Zoom Lens
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