Sony DT 16-50mm F2.8 SSM

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A High-Performing Lens encompassing a Moisture and Dust-Repelling Layout

Sony DT 16-50mm F2.8 SSM

Sony DT 16-50mm F2.8 SSM Lens Sony A-mount compatible lenses are growing like weeds. the newest Sony lens is the quiet, but bright DT SSM 16-50mm f/2.8 standard zoom lens with a 16mm wide angle capture which is ideal for both portraits and day in and day out shooting.

The high-performing lens encompasses a moisture-and dust-repelling layout, while offering an approximate 3x zoom range range at a constant full f/2.8 aperture opening. Optical performance is reassure by aspherical glass plus triple Extra Low Dispersion (ED) lens elements to reduce aberrations at every focal length. An iin-lens Super Sonic wave Motor (SSM) provides quick, silent autofocus.

Additionally the SAL1650 zoom lens will be available separately for around $700 in October

 Announced Aug 24, 2011 ✓

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Lens styleAPS-C
Max Format Size 35mm  
Lens focal length16-50mm 35mm equivalent  24-75mm  
Stabilization type via camera body
Camera mount Sony Alpha
Diagonal angle of view 83-32  
Largest aperture opening f/2.8
Smallest aperture opening f/22  
Includes aperture ring    
Total diaphragm blades 7
Circular aperture
Total Elements 16  
Number of Groups 13  
Coatings / special elements 3 ED elements
Aspherical elements
Minimum focus distance 0.3m / 1.0ft  
Maximum magnification ratio 0.2x  
Autofocus type Yes
Motor Ring-type Ultrasonic Motor
Full time manual focus
Full time manual focus    
Focusing method Internal Super Sonic wave Motor (SSM)  
Lens distance scale    
Depth of field scale    
Overall weight577g (20.3 oz)  
Lens diameter 81mm diameter (3.25 in)  
Overall length 88mm length (3.5 in)  
Construction materials    
class="label">Lens ColorBlack  
Zooming method    
Filter thread size 72mm  
Lens hood included ALC-SH117 Lens hood  
Supplied Accessories Front and rear caps


Sony DT 16-50mm F2.8 SSM Lens

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