|DT||The lens is designed only for Sony APS-C digital SLR cameras.|
|SAM||The lens is equipped with micromotor to provide moderately fast and quiet autofocus.|
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|Diagonal angle of view:||28.8°-5.4° (Sony APS-C)
|Lens construction:||12 elements in 9 groups, including 1 ED|
|Closest focusing distance:||140 cm|
|Number of diaphragm blades:||7|
|Type of autofocus motor:||Micromotor (Minolta/Sony A)
|Full-Time Manual Focus:||No|
|Maximum diameter x Length:||Ø77 x 117 mm|
|Materials:||Plastic barrel, metallic mount|
|Filter size:||62 mm|
The lens barrel is of moderate weight, made of plastic. The lens mount is metallic.
The lens features a zoom lock lever to keep the zoom ring fixed at the shortest focal length of 55 mm. This function is convenient for carrying a camera with the lens on a strap because it prevents the lens from extending.
The lens features AF/MF focus mode switch.
|AF||Autofocus mode without Direct Manual Focus.|
|MF||Manual focus mode.|
The lens uses front filters with standard size of 62 mm which are easy to find. They are also inexpensive.
Low dispersion elements (AD, ED, LD, HLD, SD, UD etc) and fluorite elements minimize chromatic aberrations and ensure excellent sharpness and contrast even at maximum aperture.
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|User Manual. Multilingual, Adobe PDF, 523 KB|
|User Manual. Multilingual, Adobe PDF, 610 KB|