Pentax HD PENTAX-DA 16-50mm f/2.8 ED PLM AW Lens now Available for Pre-order

The new Pentax HD PENTAX-DA 16-50mm f/2.8 ED PLM AW lens is now available for pre-order online:

Pentax HD PENTAX-DA 16-50mm f/2.8 ED PLM AW Lens: $1,399.95 at Amazon, B&H, Adorama.

Shipping is scheduled to start on August 19, 2021.

Key Features
  • K-Mount Lens / APS-C Format
  • 24.5-76.5mm (35mm Equivalent)
  • Aperture Range: f/2.8 to f/22
  • Extra-Low Dispersion Glass
  • PLM Advanced Pulse Autofocus Motor
  • HD Multicoating
  • SP Super Protect Resistance Coating
  • Minimum Focus Distance: 11.8″
  • Dustproof, Weather-Resistant Design
  • Rounded 9-Blade Diaphragm

Designed for use with PENTAX K-mount digital SLR cameras, Star-series lenses boast the highest imaging performance of all PENTAX lens lineups. This large-aperture standard zoom lens features an open aperture of F2.8 over the entire zoom range to deliver exceptional optical performance and is an ideal regular-use lens for the recently announced PENTAX K-3 Mark III.