A New Tamron 24-70mm VC or used Nikkor 24-70mm for the same price?

Started Dec 4, 2012 | Discussions thread
paulski66
paulski66 Veteran Member • Posts: 3,129
Re: A New Tamron 24-70mm VC or used Nikkor 24-70mm for the same price?

Shotcents wrote:

If you're a pixel peeper get the Nikon....ahhhh, choices!

Robert

Well, it's not just the pixel-peeping; it's the build quality, too. I've owned two Tamron lenses; on one, the build quality was so bad that I returned it; the thing just felt downright wobbly. The other the build quality was ok, but not up to snuff with even consumer-grade Nikkors.

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