Fujifilm gives more details on lens roadmap and XF 55-200mm telezoom
Fujifilm UK has given more details of the upcoming XF 55-200mm F3.5-4.8 R LM OIS telephoto zoom for its X system cameras. Full specifications include an inner focusing system driven by no fewer than four linear stepper motors, and a promise of class-leading OIS with four to five stops correction, to go alongside the maximum aperture that's half a stop faster than typical SLR lenses covering the same range. The company says the lens will be available in May 2013. Meanwhile the promised XF 23mm F1.4 R and XF 27mm F2.8 R pancake are expected to appear in the middle of the year, and the XF 56mm F1.4 R and XF 10-24mm F4 R OIS at the end of 2013.
Fujifilm XF 55-200mm F3.5-4.8 R LM OIS specifications
|35mm-equiv focal length||83-300mm|
|Diagonal angle of view||28.8° - 8.1°|
|Maximum format size||APS-C|
|Lens construction|| • 14 elements in 10 groups
• 1 aspherical element
• 3 extra low dispersion (ED) glass elements
|Number of diaphragm blades||7 (rounded)|
|AF motor type||4 linear stepper motors|
|Zoom method||Rotary (extending)|
|Dimensions|| 75mm diameter x 118mm length
(3.0" x 4.6")
|Lens mount||Fujifilm X|
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