On October 5, Sigma announced the development of a new 70-200mm f/2.8 DG DN OS Sports lens for both the L-mount and Sony's E-mount. At the time not much was known specifications wise for the new lens. That has now changed as Sigma has released the specifications.
Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8 DG DN OS Sport Specifications
- Lens construction: 20 elements in 15 groups, 6 FLD, 2 SLD, 3 aspherical elements
- Filter size: 77mm
- L-mount: φ90.6×205.0mm
- L-mount: 1345g
- E-mount: 1335g
- Image Stabilization OS2
- Autofocus: HLA
- Aperture Range: f/2.8-/f22
- Lens Mount: Sony E, Leica L
- Teleconverter Compatible on L-Mount
The first thing you're going to notice about this lens is the weight, it's 300g heavier for the E-Mount when compared to the Sony FE 70-200mm f/2.8 GM OSS II. However, the Sony runs about $2800 USD and we expect the Sigma to come in at around half that. The current Sigma 70-200 f/2.8 DG OS HSM is $1500 USD or so.