July 23, 2014, Saitama, Japan - Tamron Co., Ltd. (President & CEO: Morio Ono), a leading manufacturer of precision optics, has announced the release of the SP 150-600mm F/5-6.3 Di USD (Model A011), an innovative ultra-telephoto zoom lens with a focal length range of 150mm to 600mm, for Sony mount.
Model A011 for Sony
|Product Name||Date of Launch|
|SP 150-600mm F/5-6.3 Di USD (Model A011)
|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)|| 16°25' - 4°8' (for full frame format)
10°38' - 2°40' (for APS-C format)
|Lens Construction||20 elements in 13 groups|
|Minimum Focus Distance||2.7m (106.3 in)|
|Maximum Magnification Ratio||1:5|
|Length*||260mm (10.2 in)|
|Weight||1940g (68.4 oz)|
|Diaphragm Blade Number||9 (circular diaphragm)*4|
|Standard Accessory||Lens hood, detachable tripod mount|
|Compatible Mounts||Canon, Nikon, Sony|
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.
*4 This circular diaphragm retains a nearly circular shape even when taken at two stops down from its maximum aperture.
Specifications, appearance, functionality, etc. may be changed without prior notice