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Sony SEL-55210

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1179 reviews of Sony SEL-55210. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.4/5 for other Lenses & Filters for all reviews. Comments about the reliability and design are generally positive. The size and price are also appreciated.

usability, price, size, design, reliability

On average, users rate this product 91/100.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sony SEL-55210

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 43 user reviews of Sony SEL-55210 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.4/5 for other Lenses & Filters on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers really like the reliability and design. The size and price also get good comments, whereas there are some mixed opinions about the usability.

price, size, design, reliability

100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony High Zoom 55-210mm E-Mount LensSony High Zoom 55-210mm E-Mount Lens

Jun, 2018

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Sony SEL-55210

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 146 user reviews of Sony SEL-55210 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Lenses & Filters on Amazon.com. Views about the size and reliability are generally positive. The design and usability also get good comments.

price, usability, design, reliability, size

97% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony E 55-210mm F4.5-6.3 Lens for Sony E-Mount Cameras (Black)Sony E 55-210mm F4.5-6.3 Lens for Sony E-Mount Cameras (Black)

Jun, 2018

Consumer review (amazon.ca)

Amazon.ca review summary for Sony SEL-55210

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Sony SEL-55210 from Amazon.ca. The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Lenses & Filters on Amazon.ca. People really like the size.

size

100% of the reviews on Amazon.ca give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony E-mount 55-210mm F4.5-6.3 OSS LensSony E-mount 55-210mm F4.5-6.3 OSS Lens

Jun, 2018

Consumer review (sony.com)

Pretty good lens

 

This is a nicely sized, reasonably light lens giving god to excellent results.

Jan, 2016

Consumer review (sony.com)

Good Quality Zoom

 

Good quality images considering this is a low cost zoom. Not particularly compact but very lightweight.

Jan, 2016

Consumer review (sony.com)

Brilliant lens

 

Absolute excellent addition for my A5000 camera. Pictures are sharp and clear with great image stabilisation even at maximum zoom.

Jan, 2016

Consumer review (sony.com)

Good zoom range in a lightweight/small body

 

Very good mild-to-long telephoto all-rounder although image can be a little soft at times. Focussing is noticably slower than the standard lens.

Oct, 2015

Consumer review (sony.com)

Perfect for me

 

Met the need for lightweight means of adding telephoto shots to my collection without reducing picture quality.

Oct, 2015

Consumer review (sony.com)

Sony e55-210 mm f4.5-6.3 OSS

 

Very good lense got good photos. Focusing very easy to use, what else can I say.

Sep, 2015

Consumer review (sony.com)

Great photos

 

Need that extra zoom and very happy with the ease of use and the quality of the photos.

Sep, 2015

Consumer review (sony.com)

Good compact tele zoom

 

Bought this for my A7 as I could not afford the 70-200 lens. My A7 states on the lens mount that it is E fitting and so is the lens but the OSS does not work, so I now have a redundant lens. These A7 cameras are so good at higher ISO settings so why...

Sep, 2015

Consumer review (sony.com)

Good Value

 

Very Good value for price, easy to use, quick focussing

Sep, 2015

Consumer review (sony.com)

impressive results

 

Purchased this relatively small and light tele lens together with my Sony A5000 and it's standard 18-50mm lens. These 2 lenses cover the whole range I need. The results are impressive and better than my SLR camera/tele lenses photo's. Recently I took...

Aug, 2015

Product Specifications

Design

Color of product:Black / Black, Silver
Material:Metal
Mounting type:Bayonet

Lens System

35 mm camera lens equivalent:3.25 - 12.4
Aperture range (F-F):4.5 - 6.3
Closest Focusing Distance:39.4
Component for:SLR
Diagonal angle of view (max):28.2
Diagonal angle of view (min):7.8
Focal length (35mm film equivalent):3.25 - 12.4
Focal length range (f-f):2.17 - 8.27
Image sensor format:APS-C
Image Stabilizer: Yes
Lens mount interface:Sony E
Lens structure:13/9
Lens structure (elements/groups):13/9
Lens Type:Standard zoom / Telephoto
Maximum aperture number:32
Maximum focal length (35mm film equiv):12.4
Minimum aperture number:4.5
Minimum focal length (35mm film equiv):3.25
Number of diaphragm blades:7

Other Features

Magnification:0.225

Packaging Content

Lens hood: Yes

Performance

Camera brands compatibility:Sony
Compatibility:ILCE-3500 / Sony
Compatible products:ILCE-3500 / Sony
Lens hood: Yes
Maximum magnification:0.225

Technical Details

Optical Zoom:3.8

Weight & Dimensions

Diameter:2.51
Filter size:1.93
Length:4.25
Weight:12.2