Sony E 16-55mm f/2.8 G Lens

$1,398.00 USD
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A compact, large-aperture APS-C standard zoom for users who want a small, lightweight system that provides advanced control as well as outstanding image quality. This 16-55mm (24-82.5 mm full-frame equiv.) standard zoom lens weighs in at only 494g. The advanced G lens design suppress aberrations, reflections, flare and ghosting, while the 9-blade circular aperture contributes to gorgeous bokeh. It incorporates the same XD (Extreme Dynamic) Linear Motor technology found in the Full-frame G Master series to obtain fast, precise, quiet autofocus and tracking

Features and Compatibility

  • Sony E Mount Lens
  • F2.8 max aperture
  • 9-blade circular aperture contributes to gorgeous bokeh
  • Two AA (advanced aspherical) elements and two aspherical elements
  • XD Linear Motor for fast, precise, quiet AF
  • Three ED (Extra-low dispersion) glass elements
  • Dust and moisture resistant for robust reliability
  • The combination of high close-up capability with a minimum focusing distance of 13” (0.33m) and a max. magnification of 0.2x
  • 67mm Filter Thread

Fast constant F2.8 zoom

Sony’s first 16–55-mm (24–82.5 mm full-frame equiv.) APS-C zoom with a constant F2.8 aperture is compact while offering performance befitting the G Lens series. A new optical design delivers excellent corner-to-corner resolution, and beautiful bokeh is available when needed. It is compact, lightweight, and ideal for a wide range of subjects.

Moment Sony SEL1655 G E 16 55mm f2 8 G Lens Lifestyle 2

Compact, lightweight, and bright

Optimized mechanical and optical design achieve a weight of just 494 g (17.5 oz) in a compact, constant F2.8 16–55 mm (24–82.5 mm full-frame equiv.) zoom lens. This fine lens is ideal for everything from portraits to everyday snapshots, combining with compact E-mount bodies to form a highly mobile, manageable system for a wide range of photographic applications.

Moment Sony SEL1655 G E 16 55mm f2 8 G Lens Lifestyle 1

Additional Information

  • Minimum Focus Distance 1.09 ft (0.33 m)
  • Minimum Aperture (F) 22
  • Angle of View (APS-C) 83°-29°
  • 35 mm equivalent focal length (APS-C) 24–82.5


  • Dimensions (Diameter x Length) 2 7/8 x 4" (73 x 100 mm)
  • Weight 17.5 oz (494 g)

What's In The Box

  • Hood (model): ALC-SH161

  • Lens front cap: ALC-F67S

  • Lens rear cap: ALC-R1EM

  • Soft case