Fujifilm Updates X-mount Lens Roadmap For 2015

Fujifilm has updated their X-mount lens roadmap up to the end of 2015. The updated Fujifilm X-Mount lens roadmap for 2015 includes one extra lens added, while a second lens previously included has been formally named.

The release order of three others has changed. The new models are the XF 90mm F2 R and XF 16mm F1.4 R, both of which are due by mid-2015.

The release dates of three previously announced lenses have also changed. The XF 50-140mm F2.8 R LM OIS WR has moved into the first position, with a release date of late 2014. The XF 16-55mm F2.8 R WR has been pushed back to Spring 2015, while the ‘super tele-photo prime’ will now arrive near the end of the year.

Fujifilm Updates X-mount Lens Roadmap For 2015

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The latest roadmap shows that the lineup will be enhanced with the introduction of the following lenses throughout 2015:

  • New XF 90mm f/2.0R lens scheduled for mid 2015
  • Next available lens will be the XF 50-140mm f/2.8 R OIS WR
  • XF 16-55mm f/2.8 WR will be available spring 2015
  • Previously announced “High speed wide angle lens” confirmed as being the XF 16mm f/1.4 R
  • “Super Tele-Photo Zoom” will be available winter 2015

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Fujifilm releases a new roadmap for X mount lenses

FUJIFILM Corporation (President: Shigehiro Nakajima) is pleased to release an updated road map for X mount interchangeable lenses.

A large-diameter medium telephoto lens (the XF90mmF2.0R) features for the first time on the development road map for first half 2015. The next available lens will be the XF50-140mm F2.8 R OIS WR. Following on from the XF18-135mm lens, this will be Fujifilm’s second weather resistant lens designed to partner its X-T1 camera.

Other updates to the road map include the previously announced “Ultra-wide angle lens” being confirmed as the “XF16mmF1.4 R” with a guide launch date of mid 2015. And the planned launch of the XF16-55mmF2.8 WR lens moving to Spring 2015 and the Super Tele-Photo Zoom lens to Winter 2015.

Highly regarded for their outstanding image quality, resolution and well-built bodies, the unique X mount lens range now includes super-wide angle to super-telephoto range lenses and a large-diameter lens with rich bokeh and high resolution.