New Sony 500mm f/4 G SSM Lens Announced

Sony SAL500F40G

Sony has announced the new Sony 500mm f/4 G SSM Alpha mount lens, with a dust and moisture resistant design and bright f/4.0 aperture it is compatible with the 1.4x (AF/MF) and 2x (MF) telconverters. The lens gives the equivalent of 750mm on an APS-C camera such as the Sony Alpha A65 or A77, is available from late March and will be built to order.

Sony 500mm f/4 G SSM Lens Features:

  • Longest-ever focal length G Lens from Sony
  • Bright F4.0 aperture for superior light gathering
  • Nano AR Coating on optical surfaces for flawless still images and HD video
  • Compatible with SteadyShot INSIDE featured in all α cameras
  • New SSM drive circuit for quick, accurate autofocus
  • Rugged dust- and moisture-resistant design: ideal partner for SLT-A77
  • Enhanced handling and operability

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