Sony E 16-55mm F2.8 G is an Auto Focus (AF) Standard Zoom
lens with APS-C / DX max sensor coverage and it is designed to be used with Sony E mount cameras.
Sony E 16-55mm F2.8 G is compatible with cameras that have Sony E
lens mount. Some of the latest released cameras with Sony E lens mount are Sony ZV-E10
, Sony A6600
and Sony A6100
Max sensor coverage of Sony E 16-55mm F2.8 G is APS-C / DX
Sony E 16-55mm F2.8 G has a focal range of 16-55mm and 3.4X zoom ratio.
Sony E 16-55mm F2.8 G features Rotary (extending)
zoom method where the length of the lens changes as you zoom in or out. This makes it possible to design the lens with a smaller minimum length ( generally when it is zoomed out) compared to internal zoom lenses. The disadvantages of this design are being harder to seal against dust and moisture, weight balance shifting while zooming and zoom creep in certain lenses.
Maximum Magnification Ratio
Sony E 16-55mm F2.8 G has a Max Magnification Ratio of 0.2x
and has a minimum focusing distance of 0.33m
Sony E 16-55mm F2.8 G is a fixed aperture lens with a constant max aperture of f2.8 from 16mm all the way to the 55mm .
Sony E 16-55mm F2.8 G's optical formula consists of 17 elements in 12 groups.