Sony DT 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 SAM II

Sony 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 II

Lens Summary

Brand: Sony

Also Known As: Sony 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 II

Lens Type: Zoom Lens

Format: APS-C / DX

Focus: Autofocus

Lens Mount: Sony Alpha

Release Date: 2013-02-20

MSRP Price: $218

Made in: Japan

Infrared Rating: Good

Production Status: In Production

Lens Description: This superb standard zoom lens for your a (alpha) DSLR camera has a smooth and silent AF operation with built-in Smooth Autofocus Motor (SAM) to handle the full range of your most common shots. In 35mm equivalent, it covers wide-angle 27mm to 82.5mm midrange for snapshots, portraits, interiors and more. An excellent all-around lens. Please note: DT lenses are not recommended for use with the DSLR-A900.


Sony DT 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 SAM II Specifications

Lens Specifications
Lens TypeZoom Lens
Focal Length18-55mm
Mount TypeSony Alpha
FormatAPS-C / DX
Compatible Format(s)APS-C
Compatible with TeleconvertersNo
Zoom Ratio3.05x
Optical SteadyShot / AntiShake (Image Stabilization)No
Aperture Information
Aperture RingNo
Maximum Aperturef/3.5-5.6
Minimum Aperturef/22-36
Maximum Angle of View (APS-C or smaller format)77.4°-29.4°
Optical Information
Lens Elements8
Lens Groups7
Diaphragm Blades7
Nano AR CoatingNo
Anti-Reflective / Multi-Layered / T* CoatingNo
Focus Information
FocusAutofocus
Built-in Focus MotorYes
Direct Drive Super Sonic wave Motor (DDSSM)No
Minimum Focus Distance0.25m
Filter Information
Filter Size55mm
Accepts Filter TypeScrew-on
Physical Characteristics
Weather / Dust SealingNo
Mount MaterialPlastic
Tripod CollarNo
Dimensions71.6 x 69mm
Weight222g
Other Information
Available in ColorsBlack

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