Sony FE 24-240mm f/3.5-6.3 OSS Lens Officially Announced

Sony today announced the FE 24-240mm f/3.5-6.3 OSS consumer-friendly zoom lens for its full-frame mirrorless cameras.

The FE 24-240mm f/3.5-6.3 OSS lens features optical image stabilization, a 7-blade circular aperture, five aspherical elements plus one ED element, and is sealed against dust and moisture.

Designed for Sony full-frame E-Mount mirrorless cameras, this lens provides a versatile 24-240mm focal length range. When used on APS-C format E-Mount cameras the lens provides the 35mm focal length equivalent of a 36-360mm lens.

Sony FE 24-240mm f/3.5-6.3 OSS Lens Becomes Official

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Sony FE 24-240mm f/3.5-6.3 OSS Lens Price and Availability

Sony FE 24-240mm f/3.5-6.3 OSS super-zoom lens will ship in March for $998.

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Sony FE 24-240mm f/3.5-6.3 OSS Lens Specifications

  • E-Mount Lens/Full-Frame Format
  • Aperture Range: f/3.5-6.3 to 22-40
  • One ED and Five Aspherical Elements
  • Linear Motor AF System
  • Optical SteadyShot Image Stabilization
  • Internal Focus; Physical MF & Zoom Rings
  • Minimum Focus Distance: 19.7″
  • Dust and Moisture Resistant
  • Filter Diameter: 72mm
  • Circular 7-Blade Aperture

From the Sony’s press text

FE 24-240mm F3.5-6.3 OSS (model SEL24240) Full-frame Zoom

Sony’s new “all-in-one” FE 24-240mm F3.5-6.3 OSS 10x zoom lens is an ideal travel partner handling everything from landscapes and everyday portraits to sports and action scenes with ease.  Its huge 24-240mm range (10x zoom) makes this full-frame high magnification zoom is an ideal travel partner, covering focal lengths from wide angle to telephoto without the need to carry extra lenses.

The advanced design includes five aspherical elements and one ED glass element, contributing to the lens’ excellent optical performance in a compact design.  It features an advanced linear motor that drives the focusing mechanism for quick, smooth response throughout the extensive zoom range, as well as built-in Optical SteadyShot (OSS) stabilization and dust and moisture resistance.