Sony 55-200mm f/4-5.6 DT SAM SAL-552002

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Lens Specifications
Name Sony 55-200mm ƒ/4-5.6 DT SAM SAL-552002
Image Circle APS-C
Type Telephoto Zoom
Focal Length 55 - 200mm
APS Equivalent 82.5 - 300mm
Max Aperture ƒ/4 - 5.6
Min Aperture ƒ/32 - 45
Diaphragm Blades 9 (circular)
Lens Construction 13 elements 9 groups including 1 ED glass element
Diagonal Angle of View(Based on image circle) 28.8 to 8 degrees
Focus Details Front focusing; Smooth Autofocus Motor (SAM)
Front Element Rotation Yes
Zoom System Rotary
Closest Focus 95cm / 3.08 ft.
Magnification Ratio 0.29x / 1:3.45
Filter Size 55mm
Dimensions(Length x Diameter) 85mm x 71.5mm / 3.3 in. x 2.8 in.
Weight 305g / 10.8 oz
Notes Includes solid-circular lens hood.
Typical Online Price US$230 (Avail. June 2009)