Is Sony a7R III and Fujifilm Fujinon MKX 18-55mm T2.9 compatible?

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Sony a7R III

Sony a7R III
Released: 2017
Type: Mirrorless
Sensor: Full frame
42 Megapixels
7952 x 5304 pixels

Fujifilm Fujinon MKX 18-55mm T2.9

Fujifilm Fujinon MKX 18-55mm T2.9
Released: 2018
Standard Zoom Lens
Suited for cameras with APS-C sensors
Focal Length: 18-55 mm
Aperture: f/2,9

Can you combine these two?

Last updated: April 2024

This is the short answer:

The camera and lens you have chosen might work but in a cropped mode since the lens is constructed for a smaller APS-C sensor.

Cropped Mode and Lower Resolution

This lens has focal length:
18-55 mm

You will experience:
27-82 mm

Using a lens constructed for a APS-C sensor can result in that the resolution becomes lower that the 42 MP that the Sony a7R III has.

Focal Length

The Sony camera has a sensor of type Full frame which means that your experienced Focal length will be same as the lens specification tells us.

This lens has focal length:
18-55 mm

Since Sony a7R III does not have a Full Frame sensor the experience focal length you will experience will be:
27-82 mm

Read more about Crop factor

Total weight

When you are looking at a combination of a camera and a lens you must always consider the total weight. Each product weighs in at:

Sony a7R III
657 gram

Fujifilm Fujinon MKX 18-55mm T2.9
1080 gram

Together they have a total weight of 1737 gram (equal to 3.83 lb).

Please note that Fujifilm Fujinon MKX 18-55mm T2.9 has a tripod mount which is great.

Read more about Tripod mount

Compatibility Check ID: 3303

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