Lens tech data for Sony Alpha DT 16-50/2.8 SSM

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General
NameSony Alpha DT 16-50/2.8 SSM
Mount typeA-mount
Release year2011
Statuscurrent
Manufacturer's order codeSAL-1650
Aperture
Minimum aperture22
Aperture blades7, circular
Optical construction
Elements/groups16/13
Minimum focus distance30 cm
Maximum magnification1:5 (0.2×)
Focus designinternal
Features
AF driveSSM (ring)
D functionyes
Lens buttons
Focus range limiter
Tripod mount
Other featuresAF/MF switch, zoom lock switch, distance scale
Dimensions and weight
Minimum length [mm]88.0
Maximum length [mm]114.0
Maximum diameter [mm]81.0
Filter diameter [mm]/type72/front
Weight [g] nominal/net/gross577/578/639
Hood
Hood mountbayonet
Hood shapeflower
Hood part numberALC-SH117
Movements
Filter rotates when focusingno
Filter rotates when zoomingno
Length changes when focusingno
Length changes when zoomingyes
Focus ring rotates in AF modeno
Construction and accessories
Colorblack
Weather sealingyes
Zoom ring positionrear
Mount materialsteel
Standard accessoriesfront cap, rear cap, hood
Optional accessories
Misc
Lens ID63
Comments
Reviews & linksAndy Hendriksen on The Phoblographer (full review), Ivo Freriks on CameraStuffReview (full review), Klaus Schroiff (w/ NEX-7) (full review), Kurt Munger (full review), Margaret Brown on PhotoReview Australia (full review), Mark Goldstein on Photography Blog (full review)
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