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Images of DT 11–18mm F4.5–5.6
Images of DT 11–18mm F4.5–5.6
Images of DT 11–18mm F4.5–5.6

Pack more into every frame

DT 11–18mm F4.5–5.6 Wide Zoom (SAL1118)

The SAL1118 fits squarely in the "wide zoom" category, offering focal lengths that are indispensable for landscape, indoor, and architectural photography.

APS-C A-mount

Compatible with 35MM Full Frame , or APS-C format A-mount cameras.

Say goodbye to blur

Pair the lens with a camera by Sony with SteadyShot™ INSIDE and you’ll enjoy smooth, blur-free results when shooting handheld, even zoomed-in.

Circular aperture for smooth bokeh

Smooth defocusing

Instead of a standard polygon-shaped lens aperture, this lens features a 7-blade circular aperture for more natural, rounded defocusing or ‘bokeh’.

Refined optical performance

Aspherical lens elements minimise distortion while ED (Extra-low Dispersion) glass elements provide superior contrast, resolution, and colour fidelity.

Precise, agile focusing

An internal focusing mechanism means the lens barrel doesn't move, enabling a more compact design and reduced minimum focusing distances.

  • High contrast throughout the zoom range

  • Circular aperture for beautiful defocus effects

  • Aspherical lens elements and ED glass ensure clarity

  • Internal focusing for fast, agile autofocus operation

  • 35mm equivalent focal length: 16.5–27mm

Minimum Focus Distance
Maximum Magnification ratio
Filter Diameter
360 g (12.7 oz)

What's in the Box

Lens hood (ALC-SH0009: petal shape, bayonet type), Lens front cap, Lens rear cap

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