Sony 55-300mm f/4.5-5.6 DT SAM SAL-55300

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Lens Specifications
Name Sony 55-300mm f/4.5-5.6 DT SAM SAL-55300
Image Circle APS-C
Type Telephoto Zoom
Focal Length 55 - 300mm
APS Equivalent 82.5 - 450mm
Max Aperture f/4.5 - 5.6
Min Aperture f/22 - 29
Diaphragm Blades 7 (circular)
Lens Construction 12 elements 9 groups including 1 ED glass element
Diagonal Angle of View(Based on image circle) 28.8 to 5.3 degrees
Focus Details Smooth Autofocus Motor (SAM)
Front Element Rotation
Zoom System Rotary, with lock
Closest Focus 1.4m / 4.5 ft.
Magnification Ratio 0.27x / 1:3.7
Filter Size 62mm
Dimensions(Length x Diameter) 116.5mm x 77mm / 4.6 in. x 3.1 in.
Weight 460g / 19 oz
Notes Includes ALC-SH112 solid-circular lens hood, front and rear lens caps.
Typical Online Price US$300 (Available Sept. 2012)