Sigma 18-35mm F1.8 DC HSM Lens for Sony Available for Pre-Order, Shipping on July 31

Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM is the world’s first lens offering an aperture of f1.8 throughout the zoom range. Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM for Sony is a wide-angle to normal-length zoom lens that features a fast, bright constant f/1.8 maximum aperture.

Previously we have posted pricing and availability for the new Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM Art lens. The release date is July and the lens has a price tag of $799.

B&H Photo started to take pre-orders and the Sigma 18-35mm F1.8 DC HSM lens for Sony mount is available for pre-order. Shipping date is expected on July 31.


The Sigma 18-35mm F1.8 DC HSM is standard zoom-lens for digital single lens reflex cameras with APS-C size sensors. Sigma 18-35mm F1.8 DC HSMlens offers a focal range equivalent to 27-52.5mm in the 35mm format. See the specs below.

Sigma 18-35mm F1.8 DC HSM Lens Specs

Lens Construction 17 elements in 12 groups
Minimum aperture F16
Filter size φ72㎜
Angle of view (35mm equivalent) 76.5° – 44.2°
Minimum focusing distance 28cm/11.0in.
Dimensions (Diameter x Length) φ78㎜x 121mm/3.1in. x 4.8in.
Number ofdiaphragmblades 9 (Rounded diaphragm)
Maximum magnification ratio 1:4.3
Weight 810g / 28.6oz.