Sony FE 70-200mm F2.8 GM OSS II Lens Announced, Priced $2,798, Available for Pre-Order

Sony has just officially announced the new Sony FE 70-200mm F2.8 GM OSS II lens. It not only offers outstanding optical quality and advanced AF performance, but it is lightweight and allows for unprecedented shooting freedom and flexibility. Users can expect a clean and clear image from corner to corner throughout the entire zoom range, even when the aperture is wide open. Thanks to the two aspherical lens elements, including one XA (extreme aspherical) element manufactured to 0.01-micron surface precision, the FE 70-200mm F2.8 GM OSS II​ effectively controls distance-related aberration variations to ensure outstanding resolution throughout the image area. It Evolved AF Performance for Stills & Video – Perfect for Sony A1 & FX6.

This new lens costs $2,798, first available for pre-order at B&H/ Adorama.

Below are the detailed spcifications of Sony FE 70-200mm F2.8 GM OSS II lens:

Principal specifications
Lens type Zoom lens
Max Format size 35mm FF
Focal length 70–200 mm
Image stabilization Yes
Lens mount Sony E, Sony FE
Aperture
Maximum aperture F2.8
Minimum aperture F22
Aperture ring Yes
Number of diaphragm blades 11
Aperture notes Rounded blades
Optics
Elements 17
Groups 14
Special elements / coatings 1 ‘XD’ extreme aspheric, 1 ED aspheric, 1 aspheric, 2 Super ED, 2 ED elements
Focus
Minimum focus 0.40 m (15.75)
Maximum magnification 0.3×
Autofocus Yes
Motor type Linear Motor
Full time manual Yes
Focus method Internal
Distance scale No
DoF scale No
Focus distance limiter Yes
Physical
Weight 1045 g (2.30 lb)
Diameter 88 mm (3.46)
Length 200 mm (7.87)
Sealing Yes
Colour White
Zoom method Rotary (internal)
Power zoom No
Zoom lock No
Filter thread 77 mm
Hood supplied Yes
Tripod collar Yes

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