Vario-Sonnar T* DT 16–80 mm F3.5-4.5 ZA
The SAL1680Z is a superb single-lens solution for many APS-C format photographers. Its 35 mm equivalent 24–120 mm range may be all you’ll ever need for day-to-day shooting. And of course it delivers acclaimed ZEISS optical performance and handling, with image quality that rivals the best prime lenses at any focal length. An ideal introduction to ZEISS quality for A-mount APS-C format bodies.
1/100 s, F4
1/40 s, F4.5
1/1,000 s F4.5
1/80 s, F11
This lens delivers acclaimed ZEISS optical performance from 16 mm to 80 mm (24–120 mm equivalent), with image quality that rivals the best prime lenses at any focal length.
Two aspherical elements in a precision Vario-Sonnar® design deliver outstanding sharpness and contrast for a wide range of subjects and situations.
The ZEISS T* coating minimises flare and ghosting for natural colour reproduction with impressive contrast and gradation.
A seven-blade circular aperture design aids in producing beautifully smooth background bokeh with natural highlights when desired.
Legendary ZEISS® quality manufactured and calibrated specifically for Sony imaging products. The T* coating contributes to exquisite rendering and contrast.
MTF (Modulation Transfer Function) describes how well a lens can reproduce fine details, measured as the degree of contrast achieved between finely spaced lines.
Specifications and Features
- Minimum focus distance
- 0.35 m
- Maximum Magnification ratio (x)
- Filter Diameter (mm)
- 62 mm
- 445 g (15.7 oz)
What's in the Box
Lens hood (ALC-SH0005: petal shape, bayonet type), Lens front cap, Lens rear cap, Case
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