Sony FE 28mm F2 wide angle prime (SEL28F20)

Sony 28mm F:2 E-mount NEX Camera Lens

Product summary

  • Model name: Sony FE 28mm f/2-22 Prime Lens for Mirrorless Cameras
  • Release date: March 3, 2015
  • Price: $450
  • Availability: May, 2015
  • Available at: Amazon | Adorama | B&H

Key Features

  • A perfect match for a7 series, 35mm full-frame E-mount cameras
  • Outstanding optical performance in a wide 28mm focal length
  • Bright F2 maximum aperture
  • Dust and moisture resistant design
  • 9-blade circular aperture contributes to gorgeous bokeh
  • ED glass with multi?coating reduces flare and ghosting
  • Compact and lightweight design matches a7 series beautifully
  • A linear actuator focusing mechanism for smooth and quiet AF
  • Compatible w/ ultra-wide and fisheye converter lenses


An ideal lens to supplement any photographer’s basic kit, the new full-frame FE 28mm F2 wide angle prime features a bright F2.0 maximum aperture that’s ideal for landscape, low-light handheld shooting and much more. The light, compact design of the lens is an ideal match for Sony’s α7 series full-frame camera bodies, with a high-grade aluminum finish adding instant visual appeal.  The FE 28mm F2 has a 9-blade circular aperture, three aspherical lens elements – including one advanced aspherical element – and two ED glass elements that work together to ensure excellent edge-to-edge sharpness and excellent bokeh.  All lens surfaces are multi-coated to suppress flare and ghosting with backlit shots. The inner focus mechanism of this wide angle prime is driven by an advanced linear actuator, allowing for whisper-quiet AF.  Like the new FE 90mm F2.8 Macro G OSS macro lens, overall lens length will remain constant during focusing.

Sony 28mm F/2 Specifications

Lens Mount TypeSony E-mount
Format35mm full frame
Aperture (Max.)f/2.0
Aperture (Min.)f/22
Maximum magnification ratio (x)0.13x
Focal Length (35mm equivalent)42 mm
Filter Diameter49mm
Lens Construction8 Groups / 9 Elements
Minimum Focus Distance11.88″ (0.29m)
Angle of View54° (APS-C)
Angle of view (35mm) 75°
Aperture Blade9 blades
Circular apertureYes
Diameter x Length2.55 x 2.35″ (64x 60mm)
Weight5.5 oz (155g)

Additional Images

Sony 28mm F:2 E-mount NEX Camera Lens Construction

Sony 28mm F:2 E-mount

Additional Info

  • Model No: SEL28F20
  • Release date: March 3, 2015
  • Price: $450
  • Availability: May, 2015
  • Available at: Amazon | Adorama | B&H