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Tamron 17-70mm F/2.8 Di III-A VC RXD for Fuji

  • Stock due July
  • X-Mount Lens/APS-C Format
  • f/2.8 to f/16 Aperture Range
  • 17-70mm focal Length
  • 25.5-105mm (35mm Equivalent)
  • VC Image Stabilization
  • Three Aspherical Elements
  • Two Low Dispersion Elements
  • RXD Stepping AF Motor
  • BBAR and Fluorine Coatings
  • Rounded 9-Blade Diaphragm
  • Moisture-Resistant Construction


This compact, high performance standard zoom lens offers superior image quality from corner to corner and is designed specifically for use with APS-C size sensors. The Tamron SP 17-70mm F/2.8 Di III-A VC RXD for Fujifilm X features a rounded 9 blade diaphragm which produces beautiful bokeh, a stepping motor (VC) that provides fast and accurate focusing and an optical design that includes three Aspherical elements and two Low Dispersion (LD) elements to help minimize distortion and chromatic aberrations throughout the zoom range. Additionally, this lens also features Moisture Resistant Construction, a dust resistant design that helps to protect against moisture penetration into the lens barrel through the front filter ring.

Product Features in Detail


The world’s first 17-70mm F2.8, large aperture standard zoom lens for APS-C mirrorless cameras
The 17-70mm F/2.8 Di III-A VC RXD (Model B070) is a large aperture everyday zoom lens for Sony E-mount APS-C mirrorless cameras. This lens was created to achieve a broad zoom range and excellent image quality. With a focal length range of 17-70mm (a full-frame equivalent of 25.5-105mm), it’s the world’s first F2.8 standard zoom lens with a 4.1x zoom ratio for APS-C cameras. The 17-70mm includes Tamron’s proprietary VC (Vibration Compensation). Additionally, this lens focuses very close. It features an MOD (Minimum Object Distance) of 0.19m (7.5 in) at the wide-angle end and 0.39m (15.4 in) at the telephoto end. When shooting very close to the subject, the lens enables expressive imagery with highly blurred backgrounds, a feature unique to large aperture lenses. From portrait to landscape, and your everyday life, this lens captures all of the excitement and discoveries with the finest possible detail.

VC for worry-free still photography and video capture
The 17-70mm F2.8 utilizes Tamron’s highly regarded, proprietary VC image stabilization to maximize the inherent optical performance of the lens. It reduces the degradation of picture quality caused by minute camera shake that is likely to occur during handheld shooting at slow shutter speeds under low-light conditions indoors or at dusk. When shooting video, by leveraging AI technology, image stabilization performance improves compared to conventional models.

Superb AF keeps it sharp and quiet
The AF drive incorporates an RXD (Rapid eXtra-silent stepping Drive) stepping motor unit. RXD uses an actuator that is able to precisely control the rotational angle of the motor, allowing it to drive the focusing lens without passing through a reduction gear.The addition of a sensor that detects the position of the lens to a high degree of accuracy enables high-speed and precise AF, which allows you to maintain razorsharp focus when shooting continually moving subjects or filming video. The lens is also remarkably quiet, eliminating concerns of drive sounds being picked up while shooting video

Built with Mirrorless in Mind
Tamron’s new 17-70mm F2.8 zoom is compatible with many of the advanced features that are specific to mirrorless cameras.
– Fast Hybrid AF
– Eye AF
– Direct Manual Focus (DMF)
– In-camera lens correction (shading, chromatic aberration, distortion)
– Camera-based lens unit firmware update

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