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9.2 out of 10

Olympus ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 40-150mm F4.0-5.6

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Overall 7
7.0

Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 40-150mm f4.0-5.6 R

PC Magazine
4 October 2013
  • Conclusion: The Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 40-150mm f4.0-5.6 R is a solid budget option for Micro Four Thirds shooters looking for an affordable telephoto zoom lens.
  • Pros: Inexpensive. Good telephoto zoom range. Sharp through most of its zoom range.
  • Cons: Plastic lens mount. Performance suffers at the edges of the frame. Not optically stabilized. Modest aperture.
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Overall 8
8.0

Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 40-150mm f/4.0-5.6

ePHOTOzine
7 July 2011
  • Excerpt: This telephoto zoom for Four Thirds system compatible cameras is available from around £210 and sports a fast, silent focusing motor.
  • Pros: Excellent value for money, Excellent sharpness, especially in the centre, Lightweight and compact, Focuses close for a telephoto zoom, Fast AF
  • Cons: A lens hood would make this lens perfect for the price (although it is very resistant to flare anyway)
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Overall 8
7.5

Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 40-150mm f/4-5.6

CNET
9 May 2011
  • Summary: The 40-150mm is a good telephoto lens for interchangeable lens cameras that is incredibly lightweight and pretty sharp.
  • Pros: Good image quality, Very lightweight, Good price
  • Cons: Plastic construction, Lens can be difficult to extend because of the plastic friction, though this does loosen up, Relatively slow
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Overall 9
8.5
Audio & image quality 9
8.5
Versatility 9
8.5
Usability 9
8.5
Build quality 9
8.5

Olympus Zuiko Digital 40-150mm f4.0-5.6 Telephoto Zoom Lens

PhotoReview
1 May 2008
  • Summary: An affordable compact, lightweight zoom lens for portrait and sports photography.The Zuiko Digital 40-150mm f/4.0-5.6 lens was launched at the end of 2006 and is usually offered in twin-lens kits with Olympus DSLR cameras. Claimed as the smallest and lightest in its class, it fulfils the promises of the Four Thirds System in both respects. With a barrel only 72mm long and weighing only 220 grams it covers a focal length range equivalent to 80-300mm in 35mm format. . .
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Overall 9
8.5
Audio & image quality 9
8.5
Versatility 9
8.5
Usability 9
8.5
Build quality 9
8.5

Olympus Zuiko Digital 40-150mm f4.0-5.6 Telephoto Zoom Lens

PhotoReview
1 May 2008
  • Summary: An affordable compact, lightweight zoom lens for portrait and sports photography.The Zuiko Digital 40-150mm f/4.0-5.6 lens was launched at the end of 2006 and is usually offered in twin-lens kits with Olympus DSLR cameras. Claimed as the smallest and lightest in its class, it fulfils the promises of the Four Thirds System in both respects. With a barrel only 72mm long and weighing only 220 grams it covers a focal length range equivalent to 80-300mm in 35mm format. . .
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