E-MOUNT

FE 24-50mm F2.8 G

SEL2450G
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$1,999.00

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The perfect standard zoom for everyday works of art

This compact full-frame F2.8 standard zoom lens is an excellent match for α-series bodies, with advanced lens technology ensuring that body performance is fully realised. 24-50 mm is an ideal range for everyday use. Outstanding G LensTM resolution and bokeh are available at all focal lengths, and precision AF means fast, sharp focus. Great for shooting stills and movies anywhere.

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FE 24-50mm F2.8 G Photo Gallery
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Sharp and detailed at all focal lengths

Four aspherical elements and two ED (Extra low Dispersion) elements deliver high resolution throughout the 24-50 mm zoom range. Flare, ghosting, and colour bleeding are subdued for clear rendering, while F2.8 and an 11-blade circular aperture unit can create stunning G Lens bokeh. Maximum magnification is 0.3x (AF)/0.33x (MF) with a minimum focus distance of 0.19 m (0.63 ft) (AF)/0.18 m (0.59 ft) (MF) at the wide end for stunning close-ups.

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AF that brings out the best in high-performance bodies

Two specially optimised linear motors and a precision control system acquire focus on any subject with remarkable speed and accuracy. Tracking performance is also excellent and fully capable of keeping up even with Sony’s advanced model α9 III body at up to 120 fps. Precise, quiet focus is smoothly acquired and maintained even when shooting high frame rate 4K 120p or FHD 240p movies.

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A compact F2.8 zoom that is ready to go anywhere

With four aspherical elements and a large F2.8 maximum aperture in an optical design that delivers outstanding imaging performance, this innovative lens is no more than 74.8 mm in diameter by 92.3 mm in length (3 x 3-3/4 inch). The use of engineering plastics for some components enhances durability while reducing weight to just 440 grams (15.6 oz.) for agile mobility and minimum stress during long shooting sessions.

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Constant F2.8 in a mobile zoom is great for movies

Precise, quiet AF and an F2.8 aperture in a compact, lightweight zoom can be an advantage for movies. Minimal centre of gravity shift makes this lens a good choice for gimbal or drone mounting. And combined with in-body Active Mode stabilisation it can deliver stable handheld footage at wide angles while walking around. It also supports body breathing compensation and metadata recording.

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Comprehensive control in a compact lens

Focus, zoom, and aperture rings provide comprehensive control. The aperture ring features switchable click stops. A customisable focus hold button and AF/MF switch are also provided. Linear Response MF ensures immediate, intuitive manual focus control. A dust and moisture resistant design maximises reliability in challenging outdoor conditions, and the front element features a fluorine coating. Filter diameter is 67 mm.

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Lens Configuration

Impeccable Sony G Lens design emphasises a graceful balance between high resolution and gorgeous background bokeh that can enhance the artist's vision.

[1] Aspherical lens [2] ED (extra-low dispersion) glass

MTF MTF (modulation transfer function) charts
MTF Chart

MTF (Modulation Transfer Function) describes how well a lens can reproduce fine details, measured as the degree of contrast achieved between finely spaced lines.

[1] Contrast (%) [2] Distance from optical center of lens (mm) [3] At 24 mm / Max. aperture [4] At 24 mm / F8 aperture [5] At 50 mm / Max. aperture [6] At 50 mm / F8 aperture

[7] Spatial frequency [8] 10 line pairs / mm [9] 30 line pairs / mm [10] Radial values [11] Tangential values

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Lens Controls

1. Focusing ring / 2. Focus hold button / 3. Zooming ring / 4. Aperture ring / 5. Focus mode switch / 6. Aperture click switch

FE 24-50mm F2.8 G compatibility

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Specifications & Features

  • A high-performance 24-50 mm standard zoom G Lens that is compact and lightweight

  • 4 aspherical elements and 2 ED glass elements in an advanced design deliver stunning resolution

  • Stunning close-ups with smooth bokeh enhanced by an F2.8 aperture and 11 aperture blades

  • Refined AF control for outstanding speed, reliable tracking, and quiet operation

  • Full creative control with independent focus, zoom, and aperture rings

Minimum Focus Distance
0.19(W)-0.30(T) (AF), 0.18(W)-0.29(T) (MF) m (0.63(W)-0.99(T) (AF), 0.59(W)-0.96(T) (MF) ft)
Maximum Magnification ratio (x)
0.30 (AF), 0.33 (MF)
Filter Diameter (mm)
67
Weight
440 g (15.6 oz.)
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