Outstanding features that contributes to astonishing image quality includes an enhanced Hyper Sonic Motor (HSM) that provides fast and accurate autofocus; a variety of low dispersion and aspherical elements to effectively reduce both chromatic and spherical aberrations throughout the zoom range leading to higher sharpness, colour accuracy, and clarity. Other special coatings such as the Super Multi-Layer Coating combined with a Nano Porous Coating also ensures that lens flare and ghosting will be suppressed to a better extent than your conventional anti-reflective coatings.
More advance features that outdoor photographers will appreciate is that the lens construction is dust and splash-proof with special sealing at the mount connection; zoom ring, and cover connection; a built-in Autofocus (AFL) button where you can assign a variety functions to; and an impressive 11-blade diaphragm for enhanced image quality, along with smooth and pleasing bokeh.
- E-Mount Lens/Full-Frame Format
- Aperture Range: f/2.8 to f/22
- One FLD Element, Five SLD Elements
- Three Aspherical Elements