Olympus 12-50mm f/3.5-6.3 EZ M.Zuiko Digital ED

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Lens Specifications
Name Olympus 12-50mm ƒ/3.5-6.3 EZ M.Zuiko Digital ED
Image Circle Micro Four-Thirds
Type Standard Zoom
Focal Length 12 - 50mm
35mm Equivalent 24 - 100mm
Max Aperture ƒ/3.5 - 6.3
Min Aperture ƒ/22
Diaphragm Blades 5
Lens Construction 10 elements in 9 groups, including 1 ED (extra-low dispersion), 1 HR (high refractive index), 1 DSA (dual super aspherical) and 2 aspherical elements
Diagonal Angle of View 84 to 24 degrees
Focus Details MSC (Movie & Still Compatible) with linear motor for smooth, quiet AF; Dedicated Macro mode
Front Element Rotation No
Zoom System Rotary; Electronic motorized zoom via zoom switch
Closest Focus 0.35m / 0.98 ft (Macro mode: 0.2 - 0.5m / 0.66 - 1.6 ft)
Magnification Ratio 0.36x / 1:2.8 (0.72x / 1:1.39 35mm eq.)
Filter Size 52mm
Dimensions(Length x Diameter) 83mm x 57mm / 3.27 in. x 2.24 in.
Weight 211g / 7.4 oz
Notes Electronic Motorized Zoom; Dust and Splashproof; L-Fn (Lens Function) Button; Available in black or silver
Typical Online Price US$500 (Available Mid-January 2012)