Sony 70-400mm f/4-5.6 G2

Sony 70-400mm f/4-5.6 G2
$2,198
70-400 mm
autofocus 5.7x zoom lens
f/4-5.6
variable aperture
  • Generic motor Built-in focus motor

compatibilitywith digital cameras

Pros

The Sony 70-400mm f/4-5.6 G2 vs other Digital camera lenses

Auto focus Supports autofocus Help
Easier to use
Zoom range Great zoom range Help
5.7x
Max focal length Excellent telephoto lens Help
400 mm

The Sony 70-400mm f/4-5.6 G2 vs other Digital camera lenses

Min focal length Great wide angle lens Help
70 mm

Cons

The Sony 70-400mm f/4-5.6 G2 vs other Digital camera lenses

Aperture Narrow aperture Help
f/4
Length Quite long Help
196 mm
Prime lens Zoom lens Help
Typically not as sharp as prime lenses
Fixed aperture Variable aperture Help
Narrower aperture at longer focal lengths
Lowest price Expensive Help
$2,198.00
Weight Quite heavy Help
1.5 kg

Specifications

General

Min focal length
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70 mm
Max focal length
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400 mm
unique unique
Zoom range
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5.7x
above average above average
Magnification
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1:3.7 (0.3)

Aperture

Wide maximum
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f/4
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/32
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 (Full-frame)
Length
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196 mm
below average below average
Diameter
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95 mm
below average below average
Filter size
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77 mm
Weight
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1.5 kg
below average below average

Angle of view

Wide horizontal
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28.8°
below average below average
Telephoto horizontal
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5.2°
above average above average
Wide vertical
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19.5°
below average below average
Telephoto vertical
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3.4°
above average above average
Wide diagonal
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34.3°
below average below average
Telephoto diagonal
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6.2°
above average above average

Angle of view (On Sony Alpha DT APS-C 1.5x crop cameras)

Wide horizontal
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19.1°
below average below average
Telephoto horizontal
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3.4°
above average above average
Wide vertical
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12.9°
below average below average
Telephoto vertical
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2.3°
above average above average
Wide diagonal
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22.9°
below average below average
Telephoto diagonal
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4.1°
above average above average

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