Reviews and Problems with Konica Minolta Maxxum 5D / Dynax 5D
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Not a Happy Camper
9 June 2015
Summary: Shipping was fast! Camera almost looks brand new. The camera did not arrive with any memory card nor an "English" Instruction book. I have a very hard time reading Japanese,. I was able to download the manual but now I have to print all 137 pages of it..
This item would not take pictures. The compartment for ...
Lawrence Wise "book-a-holic", Amazon
14 November 2014
Summary: This item would not take pictures. The compartment for the memory card would not close and lock with the card installed. No images were recorded no matter what I did. I finally got so fed up with the item I retuned it to Amazon.
Good but dated - but bonus can use old Minolta lens.
Mr. S. Palmer "stephen8081", Amazon
30 August 2014
Summary: Good first DSLR but it is really out of date against the newer models being 6.1MP the best feature is being able to use the old Minolta lens on this camera, the camera is slow and does not have live view only view finder it is heavy compared to newer cameras and the battery life is average and...
Easy to handle, good picture quality, great introduction to digital
6 April 2013
Summary: Excellent first digital camera, a step up from a film camera. Camera was purchased as a gift for a die heart Minolta film user. His turn around time from film to digital was remarkable with Minolta, Very small learning curve.
Last major breakthrough for KM before Sony acquisition
D. Hoyne, Amazon
2 February 2013
Summary: Konica Minolta was on steady development of applying their Anti-Shake technology towards EVERY camera on the lineup. KM joined in on the dSLR party as well (shortly after A200 release) - so in turn, most digital camera producers had at least 1 true dSLR (interchanging lens) + 1 dSLR (fixed lens /...