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Sony Vario-Tessar T* 16-70mm Zoom f/4 ZA OSS Lens - E-Mount

Abel Code: SO-SEL1670Z
Mfr. Code: SEL1670Z
Estimated to Ship – 3-4 weeks
Special Order Only
This is a special order item. You will be charged upon placing your order, which is non-cancelable and non-returnable.
This high-performance mid-range Sony lens with ZEISS optics covers a 16mm-70mm zoom range with maximum aperture of f/4. It features responsive autofocus, Optical SteadyShot image stabilization, and a T* coating for beautiful imagery.
Key Highlights
  • High-performance mid-range zoom
  • Reduced reflections from T* coating
  • Optical SteadyShot image stabilization
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The Sony Vario-Tessar T* E 16-70mm F4 ZA OSS lens is a compact, mid-range zoom with renowned ZEISS optics and a constant F4. A linear motor drive achieves smooth, quiet operation which, when coupled with responsive AF, make this lens ideal for movies and stills in a wide range of shooting situations. Built-in Optical SteadyShot image stabilization delivers shake-free handheld footage. 

(4) aspherical elements combine with (1) ED glass element to bring you breathtaking rendering throughout the zoom range. One of those aspherical elements is a product of innovative Sony high-precision, advanced aspherical lens (AA lens) technology, enabling first-class performance in a diminutive design. 

ZEISS T* coating offers reduced reflections and quality imagery.


  • High-performance mid-range zoom lens
  • High-precision, advanced aspherical lens (AA lens) technology in a compact body
  • Constant F4 maximum aperture throughout the zoom range
  • Optical SteadyShot image stabilization
  • Elegantly finished metal exterior.



What's in the Box

  • Limited Warranty
  • Case/Bag
  • Rear lens cap
  • Front lens cap
  • Lens Hood (ALC-SH127: petal shape, bayonet type)
  • Sony SEL1670Z 16-70mm Zoom


Key Highlights

  • High-performance mid-range zoom
  • Reduced reflections from T* coating
  • Optical SteadyShot image stabilization
  • 55mm filter diameter
  • E-Mount

Lens Characteristics

Prime or Zoom:
Lens Mount:
Max Aperture F-stop:
Zoom Range:
Front Diameter:
Max Dimensions (Diameter x Length):
2.62" x 2.95" - 66.6mm x 75mm
Elements & Groups:
16 elements in 12 groups
Magnification Ratio:
Minimum Focus Distance:
Max Angle of View:


4.5 in
4.4 in
8.1 in
1.15 lb
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