Tamron 17-70mm f/2.8 Lens Reviews Roundup

Here are the latest reviews of the  . Designed for Sony APS-C E-mount mirrorless cameras Tamron’s new standard zoom is compatible with Sony’s Eye AF, Fast Hybrid AF and in-camera lens correction.

Tamron 17-70mm f/2.8 Di III-A VC RXD Lens for Sony E: $799  at B&H and Adorama. So Tamron 17-70mm f/2.8 Lens Reviews Roundup.

DPReview TV has published the review for the Tamron 17-70mm f/2.8 Di III-A VC RXD lens: it is a great all-around zoom lens for Sony APS-C cameras. Tamron hits the sweet spot between price and performance for an everyday zoom lens, but with a few compromises.

The Tamron 17-70mm F2.8 is Tamron’s first high-speed zoom lens for mirrorless cameras with APS-C size sensors. It features a maximum aperture of F2.8 across the entire 4.1x zoom ratio covering a focal length of 17-70mm (a full-frame equivalent of 25.5-105mm) ideal for everyday use, and superb optical performance. It is a small, lightweight lens that is also equipped with Tamron’s VC (Vibration Compensation) mechanism to minimize camera shake.

Tamron 17-70mm f/2.8 Di III-A VC RXD Sample Photos

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Model B070
Focal Length 17-70mm (for APS-C frame mirrorless format)
(25.5-105mm full-frame equivalent field-of-view)
Maximum Aperture F2.8
Angle of View (diagonal) 79° 55′-23° 00’ (for APS-C frame mirrorless format)
Optical Construction 16 elements in 12 groups
Minimum Object Distance 7.5“ (WIDE), 15.4“ (TELE)
Maximum Magnification Ratio 1:4.8 (WIDE) / 1:5.2 (TELE)
Filter Size Ø67mm
Maximum Diameter Ø74.6mm
Length* 4.7“
Weight 18.5 oz
Aperture Blades 9 (circular diaphragm)**
Minimum Aperture F22
Standard Accessories Flower-shaped hood, Lens caps
Compatible Mounts Sony E-mount

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