Tamron has recently announced their first super-zoom lens for Micro Four-Thirds camera dubbed as the Tamron 14-150mm f/3.5-5.8 Di III.
The new Tamron lens offers wide zoom range that’s equivalent to 28-300 on a full frame camera with variable aperture ranging from f/3.5 at its widest and drops down to f/5.6 at the telephoto end.
The lens’ internals composes of special glasses such as one LD (Low Dispersion) element, a pair of AD (Anomalous Dispersion) optics and a Hybrid Aspherical element. All of these are encased inside a sleek body made from a combination of metal plastic.
Tamron 14-150mm f/3.5-5.8 Di III specs:
Construction: 17 elements in 13 groups, including 1 LD (Low Dispersion) glass, 2 AD Elements, 2 Molded-Glass Elements and 1Hybrid Aspherical element
Inner focusing mechanism (non-rotating front element)
No Image Stabilization
Metal body and mount
No Manual Aperture Ring
Filter thread: 52mm
Aperture blades: 7
Aperture range: f/3.5 – f/22
Min. Focus distance: 0.50m
Dimensions: 64 (Diameter) x 80mm (Length)
Colors: Black and Graphite
The new Tamron 14-150mm f/3.5-5.8 Di III is now available in the market and currently retails for USD590.