This compact, lightweight Sony SELP1650 16-50mm zoom lens features a retractable mechanism that is ideal for on-the-go photography. The electrically driven POWER ZOOM mechanism extends the lens when the camera is powered on for immediate shooting.
Compatible with most Sony NEX E-mount cameras
For use with your existing camera. Not recommended for use with NEX-3, NEX-5 and NEX-C3 models.
Built-in Optical SteadyShot image stabilization
Provides a 4-stop shutter speed advantage to produce crisp, blur-free images and video.
POWER ZOOM mechanism
Extends the lens when the camera is powered on, making it instantly ready for shooting. Dual-function control ring adjusts both zooming and manual focus.
16-50mm focal length (35mm equivalent 24-75mm)
Ideal for on-the-go shooting.
Lets you capture up-close detail from far away.
0.22x maximum magnification
For versatile shooting.
f/22-36 minimum aperture and f/3.5-5.6 maximum aperture
For optimal light gathering, resulting in clear, detailed images.
9 elements in 8 groups with 7 aperture blades
Also features 4 aspherical lens elements for wide accuracy and 1 ED glass element for sharp shots.
In-Lens Image Stabilization
Camera Model Family
Manufacturer's Warranty - Labor
16-50mm f/3.5-5.6 Retractable Zoom Lens for Most NEX E-Mount Cameras
Maximum Focal Length
Lens Mount Compatibility
Focal Length 35mm Film Equivalent
Minimum Focus Distance
Minimum Focal Length
Manufacturer's Warranty - Parts