Comparison Sony 18-55 Kit lens and Sony 17-70/4 Zeiss

Started May 17, 2014 | Questions thread
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RonFrank Senior Member • Posts: 2,130
You pay a lot for the Blue sticker...

The Zeiss is over priced no doubt.  For $1000 you get plastic threads so the build is hardly the BEST.

The good news:

  • Constant aperture @f4
  • 24-105mm which is 30mm beyond the kit lenses.
  • Very solid build despite the plastic.
  • Coated optics
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