Compact and lightweight, standard prime lens with a versatile angle of view of 40-mm focal length that is ideal for those who want to enjoy snapshots and portraits with high image quality.
Outstanding rendering performance concentrated in the light and compact body is achieved thanks to the advantages of the Z mount system.
Featuring approx. 45.5 mm/1.8 in. in length and approx. 170 g/6 oz. in weight, this carry-anywhere lens enables the capture of various scenes around you with much less burden.
The bright maximum aperture of f/2 lets you enjoy large and soft bokeh expression in your images, with the 9-blade iris diaphragm providing a more natural appearance for round bokeh.
Sharp images with minimal noise can be obtained even in low-light situations without increasing ISO sensitivity, assuring reliable hand-held shooting.
Short minimum focus distance of 0.29 m/0.96 ft lets you get closer to your subjects for situations such as taking tabletop photos.
Impressive movie performance is realized via the adoption of a variety of features including focus-breathing reduction and stabilized exposure that enable natural and comfortable recording.
A control ring supports superb operability for both stills and movies with the assignment of a function selected from various options and smooth operational feel.
The body is designed carefully considering dust- and drip-resistant performance for enhanced reliability.