Pentax SMC HD DA 16-85mm f/3.5-5.6 ED DC WR

Pentax SMC HD DA 16-85mm f/3.5-5.6 ED DC WR
$549
16-85 mm
autofocus 5.3x zoom lens
f/3.5-5.6
variable aperture
  • Generic motor Built-in focus motor

compatibilitywith digital cameras

Full frame

This lens is compatible with Full frame cameras such as the Pentax K-1.

Pentax K-1
96.6 - 23.8°
horizontal angle of view
16-85mm
35mm equivalent focal length

APS-C (1.5x crop factor)

This lens is compatible with APS-C (1.5x crop factor) cameras such as the Pentax K-70, Pentax KP and Pentax K-3 II.

Pentax K-70
72.6 - 15.7°
horizontal angle of view
24.5-130mm
35mm equivalent focal length

Pros

The Pentax HD DA 16-85mm f/3.5-5.6 ED DC WR vs other Digital camera lenses

Auto focus Supports autofocus Help
Easier to use
Zoom range Above average zoom range Help
5.3x

The Pentax HD DA 16-85mm f/3.5-5.6 ED DC WR vs other Digital camera lenses

Wide minimum Good narrowest aperture Help
f/22

Cons

The Pentax HD DA 16-85mm f/3.5-5.6 ED DC WR vs other Digital camera lenses

Aperture Narrow aperture Help
f/3.5
Prime lens Zoom lens Help
Typically not as sharp as prime lenses
Fixed aperture Variable aperture Help
Narrower aperture at longer focal lengths

The Pentax HD DA 16-85mm f/3.5-5.6 ED DC WR vs other Digital camera lenses

Max focal length Poor telephoto lens Help
85 mm
Zoom range Very poor zoom range Help
5.3x

Specifications

General

Min focal length
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16 mm
Max focal length
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85 mm
Zoom range
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5.3x
above average above average
Magnification
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1:3.8 (0.3)

Aperture

Wide maximum
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f/3.5
Wide minimum
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f/22
Tele maximum
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f/5.6
below average below average
Tele minimum
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f/38
unique unique

Features

Auto focus
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Yes
above average above average
Focus motor
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Generic motor
Image stabilization
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None
Fisheye
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No
Tilt-shift
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No

Form factor

Lens mount
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Pentax K
Length
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94 mm
Diameter
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78 mm
Filter size
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72 mm
Weight
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488 g

Angle of view

Wide horizontal
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72.8°
Telephoto horizontal
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15.8°
above average above average
Wide vertical
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52.3°
Telephoto vertical
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10.6°
above average above average
Wide diagonal
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83.1°
Telephoto diagonal
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18.9°
above average above average

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