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Sony DT 55-300 mm f/ 4.5-5.6 SAM Lens

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Sony DT 55-300 mm f/ 4.5-5.6 SAM  lens


Sony DT 55-300 mm f/ 4.5-5.6 SAM  MTF Chart

Optical design

Sony DT 55-300 mm f/ 4.5-5.6 SAM  optical design

Format: APS-C (crop)

Type: Zoom lens

Focusing: Auto Focus (AF)

Lens mounts: Sony A / Minolta A

First year of production: 2012

Optical design: 12 elements in 9 groups (1ED)

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Focal lengthMax. apertureMin. apertureBladesMin. Focus (m.)Filter Ø (mm.)Weight (gr/oz)Length (mm/in)
55mm - 300mmf/4.5 - f/5.6f/2271.462460/16,2116.5/4,6

Additional information:
  • Equivalent focal length range: 82,5-450mm
  • Max magnification: 0,27
  • Min aperture: 22-29
  • Diameter: 77mm
  • Circular lens hood ALC-SH112 in kit.
  • Price $300

Sony DT 55-300mm F4.5-5.6 SAM (SAL55300) - telephoto zoom lens for a 35mm SLR with a Sony A mounnt and with an APS-C sensor.

The lens have a SAM motor to provide the fast and silent AF. The optical scheme of a lens have one ED-element with extra-low dispersion to reduce aberration and increase the sharpness.

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Posted by: dv   Date of publication: 27.07.2012

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