Sony 55-300mm f/4.5-5.6 DT Alpha A-Mount

Sony 55-300mm f/4.5-5.6 DT Alpha A-Mount
$281 - $298
55-300 mm
autofocus 5.5x zoom lens
f/4.5-5.6
variable aperture
  • Designed for APS-C Sony Alpha DT
  • Generic motor Built-in focus motor

compatibilitywith digital cameras

Pros

The Sony 55-300mm f/4.5-5.6 DT Alpha A-Mount vs other Digital camera lenses

Max focal length Telephoto lens Help
300 mm
Wide minimum Good narrowest aperture Help
f/22

Cons

The Sony 55-300mm f/4.5-5.6 DT Alpha A-Mount vs other Digital camera lenses

Aperture Narrow aperture Help
f/4.5
Prime lens Zoom lens Help
Typically not as sharp as prime lenses
Fixed aperture Variable aperture Help
Narrower aperture at longer focal lengths

The Sony 55-300mm f/4.5-5.6 DT Alpha A-Mount vs other Digital camera lenses

Zoom range Very poor zoom range Help
5.5x

Specifications

General

Min focal length
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55 mm
Max focal length
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300 mm
above average above average
Zoom range
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5.5x
above average above average
Magnification
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1:3.7 (0.3)

Aperture

Wide maximum
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f/4.5
below average below average
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/29
above average above average

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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Sony Alpha DT
Length
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117 mm
Diameter
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79 mm
Filter size
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62 mm
Weight
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460 g

Angle of view

Wide horizontal
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24.2°
below average below average
Telephoto horizontal
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4.5°
above average above average
Wide vertical
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16.1°
below average below average
Telephoto vertical
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3°
above average above average
Wide diagonal
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28.8°
below average below average
Telephoto diagonal
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5.4°
above average above average

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