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Versatile, easy-to-handle telephoto zoom

70–300 mm F4.5–5.6 G SSM (SAL70300G)

Compact and lightweight, the SAL70300G combines extended zoom range with G Lens image quality. A 1.2 m minimum focus distance makes it a good close-up performer, too.

Full Frame

This 35 mm Full Frame lens works with Sony α cameras.

See the difference with G Lens

Renowned for their descriptive power, G Series lenses maintain excellent peripheral light characteristics and maximum contrast even at the edges of the frame.

G Lens performance and quality

Smooth defocusing

Instead of a standard polygon-shaped lens aperture, this lens features a 9-blade circular aperture for more natural, rounded defocusing, or bokeh.

Circular aperture for smooth bokeh

Refined optical performance

ED (Extra-low Dispersion) glass elements provide superior contrast, resolution, and color fidelity throughout the image, even at large aperture settings.

Focus quickly and quietly

A rear focusing mechanism enables reduced minimum focusing distances and fast autofocus response. A built-in SSM (Super Sonic wave Motor) ensures silent operation.

Focus hold button

Focus hold button

Easy-to-reach button lets you lock focus at the current setting.

Focus range limiter

Focus range limiter

Useful when you need the fastest possible autofocus response.

Say goodbye to blur

Pair the lens with a camera by Sony featuring built-in SteadyShot™ image stabilization and you’ll enjoy smooth, blur-free results when shooting handheld.

  • Very high quality G Series telephoto zoom lens

  • Smooth, quiet AF operation with Super Sonic wave Motor

  • G Series optics with Extra-low Dispersion (ED) glass

  • Circular 9-blade aperture for beautiful defocus effects

  • Includes focus hold button and focus range limiter

Minimum Focus Distance
Maximum Magnification ratio
Filter Diameter
2.44 in
26.9 oz (760 g)

What's in the Box

Lens hood (ALC-SH103: petal shape, bayonet type), Lens front cap, Lens rear cap, Case

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