Tamron 18-200mm F/3.5-6.3 Di III VC Lens for Sony E Mount Cameras (Black)

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Tamron 18-200mm F/3.5-6.3 Di III VC Lens for Sony E Mount Cameras (Black)
Key Features
  • High-Powered 18-200mm Zoom Lens
  • Designed for Use With Sony NEX Cameras
  • Stepping Motor for Improved AF
  • Lightweight 16.2 oz Lens
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The Tamron 18-200mm F/3.5-6.3 Di III VC Lens for Sony E Mount Cameras (Black) made for the Sony E mount camera system incorporates a stepping motor that is optimal for the contrast-detection AF system of Sony mirrorless interchangeable-lens cameras. This will also improve AF when shooting video. With the motor built into the lens, focusing will be quieter and more responsive.

The 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 Di III VC is a high power zoom lens designed exclusively for digital SLR cameras using the more compact (APS-C) digital size image sensors. The focal length of this lens is equivalent to approx. 27-300mm in 35mm format.

Designed as an "all-in-one" lens, it meets almost all photographic opportunities without changing lenses.

The 18-200mm zoom lens realizes an MFD (Minimum Focus Distance) of 1.5' (45 cm) over the entire zoom range by the employment of a new optical/mechanical design configuration. Since the maximum magnification ratio at f=200mm is 1:3.7, you can enjoy close-up photography easily and conveniently.

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Tamron 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 Di III VC Overview

The Tamron 18-200mm F/3.5-6.3 Di III VC Lens for Sony E Mount Cameras (Black) made for the Sony E mount camera system incorporates a stepping motor that is optimal for the contrast-detection AF system of Sony mirrorless interchangeable-lens cameras. This will also improve AF when shooting video. With the motor built into the lens, focusing will be quieter and more responsive.

The 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 Di III VC is a high power zoom lens designed exclusively for digital SLR cameras using the more compact (APS-C) digital size image sensors. The focal length of this lens is equivalent to approx. 27-300mm in 35mm format.

Designed as an "all-in-one" lens, it meets almost all photographic opportunities without changing lenses.

The 18-200mm zoom lens realizes an MFD (Minimum Focus Distance) of 1.5' (45 cm) over the entire zoom range by the employment of a new optical/mechanical design configuration. Since the maximum magnification ratio at f=200mm is 1:3.7, you can enjoy close-up photography easily and conveniently.

Note:
Di-II lenses cannot be used with digital SLR cameras using image sensors that are larger than that of an APS-C size imager, or with 35mm film SLR cameras.
High-power 18-200mm lightweight and compact zoom lens weighing 460g with a 62mm filter is designed for the Sony mirrorless interchangeable-lens camera series. Equipped with Tamron's acclaimed VC (Vibration Compensation), the lens enables easy handheld shooting from 18mm wide angle to 200mm full telephoto.
Striking appearance worthy of the Sony mirrorless interchangeable-lens camera series design.
Stepping motor adopted for the AF drive, a construction that accommodates contrast-detection AF and shooting video.
The autofocus mechanism uses a stepping motor that is an ideal match for the contrast-detection AF system used in Sony mirrorless interchangeable-lens camera series. The stepping motor's actuator allows finely tuned control of angular rotation, and since it drives the focusing mechanism directly without an intermediate reduction gear, it also provides superbly quiet performance.
The Vibration Compensation (VC) mechanism employs a three-coil system, whereby three driving coils activate the shake-compensating VC lens group electromagnetically via three steel balls. The VC lens elements are held in place only by contact with the steel balls, achieving smooth movement with little friction. This provides a stable viewfinder image with excellent tracking performance that eliminates the blur from handheld shots for cleaner, crisper shots. The VC has a moving magnet system with heavy magnets in the vibration-compensating lens--the new VC mechanism adopts a lightweight moving coil system that reduces the load on the drive system. This allows the drive to be operated with smaller coils and magnets, reducing the weight and size for the entire VC unit.
UPC: 725211117018

Tamron 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 Di III VC Specs

Focal Length18 to 200mm (35mm Equivalent Focal Length: 27 to 300mm)
Maximum Aperturef/3.5 to 6.3
Minimum Aperturef/22 to 40
Lens MountSony E
Format CompatibilityAPS-C
Angle of View76° to 8°
Minimum Focus Distance1.64' / 0.5 m
Maximum Magnification0.25x
Optical Design17 Elements in 13 Groups
Diaphragm Blades7
Focus TypeAutofocus
Image StabilizationYes
Filter Size62 mm (Front)
Dimensions (ø x L)2.7 x 4" / 6.86 x 10.16 cm
Weight16.2 oz / 459 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight1.585 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)5.85 x 4.25 x 4.15"
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Does this lense Tamron 18-200mm F/3.5-6.3 have ...

Does this lense Tamron 18-200mm F/3.5-6.3 have image stabilization?
Asked by: Nghia
Yes it does. They call it Vibration Compensation (VC) .
Answered by: Luis L
Date published: 2021-01-13

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Has anyone use this on the a6500?
Asked by: Gladys L B.
Did not work on my a6500. Exchanged and tried a second with the same trouble. The lenses is constantly going in and out of focus in a stable environment. Tamron insisted that it should work out of the box. Not for me.
Answered by: Dmitry
Date published: 2020-12-02

Will this work with the Sony A7r IV?

Will this work with the Sony A7r IV?
Asked by: Corey
While it does mount, it is not designed for a full-frame sensor and will crop your sensor and reduce your effective megapixels. I'd recommend buying full-frame lenses for the A7R IV.
Answered by: Jeremy
Date published: 2020-11-15

Does it work on M6 Mark II?

Does it work on M6 Mark II?
Asked by: Guang
I have this lens, using with Canon M50, works fine but I had to send it to Tamron for free upgrade to latest firmware version.
Answered by: Ryszard
Date published: 2020-10-01

Has any body used the 18-200 with the new Canon ...

Has any body used the 18-200 with the new Canon M6ii. It worked fine on my M3 and I mgtting The M6II ?
Asked by: Steve
It works well with the M6II.
Answered by: Stephen
Date published: 2020-09-23

Is it a power zoom lens ?

Is it a power zoom lens ?
Asked by: Julie
The lens does not have a power zoom.
Answered by: Rob
Date published: 2020-07-21

Will this work on the Sony a7iii camera? Can't I ...

Will this work on the Sony a7iii camera? Can't I make adjustments within Lightroom & Photoshop for the difference?
Asked by: Patricia
I like the lens, but have low-end A7 and do not as yet use Lightroom.
Answered by: Anonymous
Date published: 2020-01-18

Would this work fr a Sony a7iii with a Canon ...

Would this work fr a Sony a7iii with a Canon mount?
Asked by: Patricia
No, the Tamron 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 Di III VC Lens for Canon EF-M Mount cannot be used on the Sony Alpha a7 III Mirrorless Digital Camera. The focal flange distance of the EF-M lens is too close in size for compatibility for use on the Sony E-mount lens mount. Also, the Tamron 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 Di III VC Lens for Canon EF-M Mount is designed for the smaller APS-C sensor, while the Sony Alpha a7 III Mirrorless Digital Camera uses the larger full-frame sensor.
Answered by: Manzell
Date published: 2020-01-06
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