Sigma 170-500mm F5-6.3 DG APO Specifications

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Name Sigma 170-500mm F5-6.3 DG APO

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Manufacturer Sigma
Release Date and Price
Release Year 2005
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Lens Type
Lens Type Telephoto
Zoom or Prime Zoom lens
Mount and Compatibility
Mount Canon EFNikon F
Designed for APS-C sensor No (Suitable for all sensors)
Autofocus (AF) YesNote. See below for further information
Built-in Autofocus (AF) Motor No
Requires that the camera has an Autofocus Motor
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Motor Type N/A
Focus Method No information
Closest Focusing Distance 300 cm
Maximum Aperture F5-6,3
This lens has a variable aperture at different focal lengths.
F5 at 170 mm
F6,3 at 500 mm
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Diaphragm Blades No information
Construction 13 elements  /  11 groups
Special Elements/Coatings No information
Focal Length
Focal Length 170-500 mm
Zoom Range 330 mm
Built-in Teleconverter No
Teleconverter Multiplier N/A
Image Stabilization No
Image Stabilization CIPA rating N/A
Image Stabilization CIPA Rating
Weather Sealing No
Diameter 92 mm
Length 232 mm
Weight 1345 gr
Filter Type Filter Thread
Filter Diameter 86 mm
Lens Hood Included
Lens Hood SKU N/A
Tripod Collar Included
Tripod Collar SKU N/A