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Tamron 70-180mm F/2.8 Di III VC VXD G2 Lightweight Telephoto Zoom Lens for Sony E-Mount

  • mfr: AFA065S-700
  • SKU: AFA065S-700
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Product highlights

  • Telephoto zoom for Sony E-Mount
  • Best-in-class size and weight with the incorporation of VC
  • Revamped optical design for superb performance
  • VXD provides high-speed and high-precision AF
  • Equipped with Tamron's proprietary VC mechanism
  • Achieves MOD of 11.8 inches at 70mm and 0.33.5 inches at 180mm
  • Tamron Lens UtilityTM expands the possibilities
  • 9-blade circular aperture to produce a smooth-edged bokeh
  • Moisture-resistant construction with fluorine coating
  • Features a zoom lock switch

Tamron 70-180mm F/2.8 Di III VC VXD G2 Lightweight Telephoto Zoom Lens for Sony E-Mount

The Tamron 70-180mm F/2.8 Di III VC VXD G2 for Sony E-Mount is a compact and lightweight telephoto zoom lens compatible with Sony E mount. Featuring VC Image Stabilization, this new G2 lens boasts Tamron’s proprietary VC (Vibration Compensation) mechanism. It features the maneuverability of a class-leading compact size and weight to enable its user the freedom to shoot in versatile locations with added stability. The revamped optical design helps achieve rich-quality images across an entire zoom range. The MOD has been shortened to 11.8 inch at its wide-end compared to its previous 33.5 inch MOD in the first generation. This enables users to enjoy unique photographic expressions that cannot be achieved by other lenses. The new 70-180mm zoom features VXD (Voice-coil eXtreme-torque Drive) linear motor focus mechanism to deliver high-speed, and accurate auto-focusing that can be seen in both still and video photography.  The lens’ new design has a moisture-resistant and scratch-resistant design for greater operability. It supports Tamron Lens Utility and Tamron Lens Utility Mobile apps for convenient customization of videos and photos. This single lens boasts of unique abilities to take your shooting experiences a notch up.


Maximum Aperture f/2.8
Minimum Aperture f/22
Maximum Magnification 4.7x
Angle of view 34°21'-13°42'
Minimum Focus Distance 0.3m (WIDE) / 0.85m (TELE)
Focus Type Auto
Diaphragm Blades 9 (circular diaphragm)
Optical Design 20 Elements in 15 Groups
Lens Type Telephoto


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