Sony announces new FE200-600mm and new Super-telephoto 600 lens

Sony announces new FE200-600mm and new Super-telephoto 600 lens

Sony Announces New FE 200-600mm F5.6-6.3 G OSS Super-Telephoto Zoom Lens 

  • Extended reach with built-in stabilization
  • High resolution and corner-to-corner sharpness throughout the entire zoom range
  • ED (Extra-Low Dispersion) minimises chromatic aberration
  • 11-blade circular aperture mechanism that ensures beautiful bokeh
  • Fast, precise and quiet autofocus
  • Equipped with Sony’s DDSSM (Direct Drive SSM) focusing system
  • Internal zoom mechanism for reliable and stable handheld shooting
  • Refined control and reliability for use in the field 

New Delhi, 10th July, 2019:  Sony today announced another new lens for its expanding full-frame FE lens line-up; the new FE 200-600mm F5.6-6.3 G OSS super-telephoto zoom lens (model SEL200600G).  Sony’s furthest rea ching E-mount zoom, the new G Lens™ series model utilises many of the company’s most advanced lens desi gni ng technologies to ensure excellent image quality, high-performance AF, and outstanding control. When paired with any of the latest, fastest E-mount camera bodies, it will reliably track and accurately capture all types of mo ving subjects including birds, wildlife, athletes in motion and much more. 

“Sony India will continue to innovate and expand upon its E-mount lens line-up, which now features 9 full-frame models and 51 E mo unt lenses in total.  The new 200-600mm super-telephoto zoom lens gives Sony camera user s yet another powerful tool to capture their vision effortlessly,” said Hiroyuki Tokuno, Head of Digital Imaging Di vision, Sony India. “For wildlife or bird photographers, sports photography enthusiasts and many others, it offers a new level of creative freedom, striking the ultimate balance between performance and portability.”

Key Features – New FE 200-600mm F5.6-6.3 G OSS super-telephoto zoom lens

  • Extended reach with built-in stabilization
    • Versatile tele-zoom range from 200mm telephoto to 600mm super-telephoto
    • Compatible with Sony’s 1.4x and 2.0x teleconverters, extending the reach to a maximum of 840mm at F9 or 1200mm at F13 with outstanding image quality and AF performance
    • Built-in optical stabilisation with three different mode settings allows images to be sharp and in-focus at extended super-telephoto focal lengths
  • High resolution and corner-to-corner sharpness throughout the entire zoom range
    • Five ED (Extra-low Dispersion) glass elements and an aspherical element, arranged in a new optical design that minimises chromatic aberration
    • 11-blade circular aperture mechanism that ensures beautiful bokeh
    • Coated with Sony’s original Nano AR coating to suppress any unwanted reflections, glare, or ghosting in images
  • Fast, precise and quiet autofocus[i]
    • Equipped with Sony’s DDSSM (Direct Drive SSM) focusing system, which has the power and precision needed to drive the lens mechanism for remarkably fast, accurate focusing
    • Advanced focus system allows exceptionally quiet operation, avoiding any unwanted noise that can disrupt an unpredictable subject like a resting bird or any other form of wildlife
    • Compatible with Sony’s E-mount 1.4x and 2.0x teleconverters, extending the reach to a maximum of 840mm at F9 or 1200mm at F13 with outstanding image quality and AF performance
  • Internal zoom mechanism for reliable and stable handheld shooting
    • Overall length of the lens does not change while zooming, maintaining consistent balance and distance between the front of the lens and desired shooting subject
    • A fixed-length structure – internal zoom mechanism – is adopted to retain high resistance to dust and moisture2 to deal with difficult outdoor conditions
    • Quick zoom operation with light zoom ring torque 
  • Refined control and reliability for use in the field
    • Focus ring that features Linear Response MF for fine, responsive manual focus control
    • Equipped with three customisable focus-hold buttons plus a Focus Range Limiter
    • Dust and moisture resistant design[ii] and fluorine coating on the front element to resist dirt and fingerprints 

 Pricing and Pre-order

The FE 200-600mm F5.6-6.3 G OSS will be available on order across all Sony Center, Alpha Flagship stores, Sony authorized dealers and major electronic stores across India.

Model MRP Available from
FE 200-600mm F5.6-6.3 G OSS INR169990/- 15 July 2019 onwards

Specification sheet 

Particulars FE 200-600mm F5.6-6.3 G OSS
Focus length (mm) 200-600
35mm equivalent focal-length (APS-C) (mm) 300-900
Maximum Aperture (F) 5.6-6.3
Lens groups/elements 17-24
Aperture blades 11
Minimum focus distance (m) 2.4
Maximum magnification ratio (x) 0.66
Dimensions (DIAMETER X LENGTH) 4 1/2″ x 12 5/8″ (111.5 x 318 mm)
Weight (g) 74.7 oz (2,115 g)

About Sony India Pvt. Ltd.

Sony India is one of country’s leading consumer electronics brand, with a reputation for offering premium expe rience through new age technology, digital concepts and excellent after sales service. In India, Sony has its foot print across all major towns and cities in the country through a distribution network comprising of over 12,000 dealers and distributors, 230 exclusive Sony outlets and 24 branch locations. Sony India also has a strong service presence across the country with 300+ service touch-points.

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[i] When the NEX series, ILCE-3000/3500, ILCE-5000/5100, ILCE-7/7R/7S, is attached, the autofocus function is limited. For details, please visit our support site.

 https://support.d-imaging.sony.co.jp/www/cscs/lens_body/?area=gwt&lang=en&mdl=SEL200600G&cat=3

[ii] Not guaranteed to be 100% dust and moisture proof