Sony SAL-2875 28-75mm f/2.8 Zoom Lens

For use with compatible Sony Alpha DSLR cameras

Item #: 158SAL2875

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Sony designed this zoom lens for their Alpha line of DLSR cameras. A large maximum aperture throughout the focal range lets you take photos with a sharply focused subject and an artistically blurred background. Take crisp indoor shots without using a flash, and use faster shutter speeds to "freeze" moving subjects.

Product Highlights:

  • 28-75mm f/2.8 zoom lens
  • compatible with Sony digital SLR cameras
  • effective focal length:
    • 28-75mm with full-frame digital cameras
    • 42-112.5mm with APS-C sensor cameras
  • maximum aperture of f/2.8 allows faster shutter speeds in low-light settings
  • 4 aspherical lens elements for precise, accurate images across the entire zoom range
  • minimum focus distance: 16"
  • minimum aperture: f/32
  • lens construction: 16 elements in 14 groups
  • attachment/filter diameter: 67mm
  • lens is 3-1/16" in diameter, 3-15/16" long
  • weight: 20 oz.
  • warranty: 1 year
  • Our 60-day money-back guarantee
Supplied Accessories:
  • petal hood
  • front and rear lens caps

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Sony SAL-2875 28-75mm f/2.8 Zoom Lens Reviews

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Sony lens

Written By TK, Cave Creek, AZ on Sunday, June 30, 2013

Crutchfield Customer Review (What's this?)

This Sony lens is just what the doctor ordered, at half the cost of the Zeiss

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What's in the box?

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  • 28-75mm F2.8 SAM Lens
  • Front lens cap (attached)
  • Rear lens cap (attached)
  • Lens hood
  • Operating Instructions
  • Precautions Before Using sheet
  • Warranty Sheet

Features and Specs

Brand Compatibility Sony
Image Stabilization No
Focal Length 28-75mm
Maximum Aperture f/2.8
Weight 20 ounces
Parts Warranty 1 Year
Labor Warranty 1 Year

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Product Overview: The Sony SAL2875 wide angle zoom lens is specially designed for the Sony Alpha-series DSLR cameras which have an APS-C sized image sensor. This lens is ideal for sharp, high-contrast shots when working indoors, with people in groups, or in landscapes and urban scenes. It is also good for panoramic shots with lots of detail.

Compatibility: This lens is compatible with the Sony α (Alpha)-series digital SLR cameras.

Circular Aperture: Because aperture blades form a near circle at the wide openings used for low-lights shots, spot light sources have a pleasing circular defocused effect.

Lens Hood: The included lens hood allows for better shooting in bright light. A lens hood can be used to reduce flare in bright light areas to ensure maximum image quality.

Note: When using the built-in camera flash, make sure to remove the lens hood to avoid blockage of the flash light.

Focusing: This lens can be used for auto and manual focusing. You can switch between AF (automatic focus) and MF (manual focus) with the focusing mode switch on the lens. The focus signal in the viewfinder indicates the current degree of the focus.



  • Type of Lens: 28-75mm f/2.8 SAM (Smooth AF Motor)
  • Filter Diameter: 67mm
  • Focal Length: 28-75mm
  • 35mm Equivalent: 42-112.5mm
  • Angle of View: 54° - 21°
  • Maximum Aperture: f/2.8
  • Minimum Aperture: f/32
  • Maximum Magnification: 0.22x
  • Minimum Focus Distance: 1.3'
  • Lens Construction: 16 elements in 14 groups
  • Physical Dimensions:
    • Without Lens Caps: Length = 3.95"-5.287"(extended), Diameter = 3.062"
    • With Lens Caps: Length = 4.472" to 5.819"(extended), Diameter = 3.062"
    • Lens Hood: adds approximately 1.5" to overall length
  • Weight: 20 ounces

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