Sony E 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS

Sony E 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS

Lens Summary

Brand: Sony

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

Lens Type: Zoom Lens

Format: APS-C / DX

Focus: Autofocus

Lens Mount: Sony E

Release Date: 2010-06-11

MSRP Price: $298

Made in: Japan

Production Status: In Production

Lens Description: The 18–55mm zoom range, corresponding to 27–82.5mm on a 35mm full-frame format camera, is ideally designed for comfortable framing and capture of most subjects encountered in daily life or on vacation, and a built-in Optical SteadyShot image stabilization system makes it possible to produce sharp images even when shooting handheld in low light. The OSS system is so effective that you'll be able to capture blur-free images at shutter speeds up to four steps slower than would be possible without image stabilization.


Sony E 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS Specifications

Lens Specifications
Lens TypeZoom Lens
Focal Length18-55mm
Mount TypeSony E
FormatAPS-C / DX
Compatible Format(s)APS-C Sensor
Compatible with TeleconvertersNo
Zoom Ratio3.05x
Maximum Reproduction Ratio1:3.3
Optical SteadyShot / AntiShake (Image Stabilization)Yes
Aperture Information
Aperture RingNo
Maximum Aperturef/3.5-5.6
Minimum Aperturef/22-32
Maximum Angle of View (APS-C or smaller format)76°-29°
Optical Information
Lens Elements11
Lens Groups9
Diaphragm Blades7
Aspherical Elements4
Nano AR CoatingNo
Anti-Reflective / Multi-Layered / T* CoatingNo
Focus Information
FocusAutofocus
Built-in Focus MotorYes
Direct Drive Super Sonic wave Motor (DDSSM)No
Internal FocusingYes
Minimum Focus Distance0.24m
Filter Information
Filter Size49mm
Accepts Filter TypeScrew-on
Physical Characteristics
Weather / Dust SealingNo
Mount MaterialMetal
Tripod CollarNo
Dimensions62 x 60mm
Weight194g
Other Information
Available in ColorsSilver

Lens Construction and MTF Chart

Sony E 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS Lens Construction and MTF Chart

Reader Interactions

User Review Policy: All user reviews are moderated. If you would like your review to be posted, please make sure that there is enough valuable information for others to read. Two or three word reviews will be deleted. Also, please do not forget to give a star ranking to the reviewed product. Thank you!

Post Your Review

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *