July 23, 2014, Saitama, Japan – Tamron Co., Ltd. (President & CEO: Morio Ono), a leading manufacturer of precision optics, has announced the release of an advanced new all-in-one™ zoom lens for APS-C sized digital SLR cameras available starting August 2, 2014 in Sony mount.
*For interchangeable lenses for digital SLR cameras. (Current as of July 23, 2014. Source: Tamron).
Model B016 for Sony
|Product Name||Date of Launch|
|16-300mm F/3.5-6.3 Di II PZD MACRO (Model B016)
|August 2, 2014
The Canon and Nikon mount models are previously available.
The Sony mount will be first launched in the Japanese market, with overseas launch to follow at a later date.
|Angle of View (diagonal)||82°12' - 5°20'|
|Lens Construction||16 elements in 12 groups|
|Minimum Focus Distance||0.39m (15.3 in)|
|Maximum Magnification Ratio||1:2.9 (at f=300mm: MFD 0.39m)|
|Length*||101.5mm (4 in)|
|Weight||540g (19 oz)|
|Diaphragm Blade Number||7 (circular diaphragm)|
|Standard Accessory||Flower-shaped lens hood|
|Compatible Mounts||Canon, Nikon, Sony|
Specifications, appearance, functionality, etc. may be changed without prior notice.
Length and weight are based on figures for the Sony-mount lens.
* Length is the distance between the front tip of the lens and the mount face.