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Sony Announces New FE 200-600mm F5.6-6.3 G OSS Super-Telephoto Zoom Lens

Hong Kong, June 28, 2019 – Sony today announced another new lens for its expanding full-frame FE lens line-up; the FE 200-600mm F5.6-6.3 G OSS super-telephoto zoom lens (SEL200600G).  Sony’s furthest reaching E-mount zoom, the new addition to the G Lens™ series utilises many of the company’s most advanced lens designing technologies to ensure excellent image quality, high-performance AF, and outstanding control. When paired with any of the latest, fastest E-mount camera bodies, it will reliably track and accurately capture all types of moving subjects including birds, wildlife, athletes in motion and much more. 

Sony’s E-mount lens line-up now features 33 full-frame models and 51 lenses in total. For wildlife or bird photographers as well as sports photography enthusiasts, the new 200-600mm super-telephoto zoom lens offers a new level of creative freedom, striking the ultimate balance between performance and portability.

Key Features – New FE 200-600mm F5.6-6.3 G OSS super-telephoto zoom lens

Extended reach with built-in stabilization

Versatile tele-zoom range from 200mm telephoto to 600mm super-telephoto

Compatible with Sony’s 1.4x and 2.0x teleconverters (optional), extending the reach to a maximum of 840mm at F9 or 1200mm at F13 with outstanding image quality and AF performance

Built-in optical stabilisation with three different mode settings allows images to be sharp and in-focus at extended super-telephoto focal lengths

High resolution and corner-to-corner sharpness throughout the entire zoom range

Five ED (Extra-low Dispersion) glass elements and an aspherical element, arranged in a new optical design that minimises chromatic aberration

11-blade circular aperture mechanism that ensures beautiful bokeh

Coated with Sony’s original Nano AR coating to suppress any unwanted reflections, glare, or ghosting in images

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Captured by the a9 camera with SEL200600G lens

Fast, precise and quiet autofocus

Equipped with Sony’s DDSSM (Direct Drive SSM) focusing system, which has the power and precision needed to drive the lens mechanism for remarkably fast, accurate focusing

Advanced focus system allows exceptionally quiet operation, avoiding any unwanted noise that can disrupt an unpredictable subject like a resting bird or any other form of wildlife 

Internal zoom mechanism for reliable and stable handheld shooting

Overall length of the lens does not change while zooming, maintaining consistent balance and distance between the front of the lens and desired shooting subject

A fixed-length structure – internal zoom mechanism - is adopted to retain high resistance to dust and moisture to deal with difficult outdoor conditions

Quick zoom operation with light zoom ring torque 

Refined control and reliability for use in the field

Focus ring that features Linear Response MF for fine, responsive manual focus control

Equipped with three customisable focus-hold buttons plus a Focus Range Limiter

Dust and moisture resistant design and fluorine coating on the front element to resist dirt and fingerprints

Specifications can be viewed here.

A product feature video can be viewed on the Sony Camera Channel on YouTube.

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