From the Manufacturer
Designed for professionals and photo enthusiasts looking to express their creativity, Samsung's 16-50mm Premium S Lens combines superior optical performance with a durable, sophisticated design. Designed to excel even in adverse conditions, this versatile zoom lens captures both glorious wide-angle vistas and intimate close-ups with crystalline sharpness. It features the brightest aperture F2-2.8 in its class, optical image stabilization, a fast inner focus system, and a high-performance Ultra-Precise Stepping Motor.
16-50mm range encompasses both incredibly detailed close-ups and medium shots. View larger.
Optical image stabilization (OIS) makes tiny lens shifts that auto-correct shaky hands. View larger.
Ultra-Precise Stepping Motor (UPSM) offers extremely accurate incremental positioning for more precise control.
i-Function feature gives you easy one-touch access to your camera's manual settings.
Versatile 16-50mm Focal Length for Extended Range
This professional zoom lens offers a versatile range from 16mm to 50mm, making it ideal for a variety of shoots from standard portraits to wide-angle landscapes.
Optical Image Stabilization for Enhanced Image Quality
The Samsung 16-50mm Premium S Lens features built-in optical image stabilization (OIS), which automatically makes tiny lens shifts that cancel out shaky hands. The lens combines three aspherical (ASP) lenses, two extra-low dispersion (ED) lenses, and two eXreme High Refractive (XHR) lenses. Superior multi-coating technology reduces ghosting and flare effects.
F2-2.8 Aperture for Shooting in Low Light
The Samsung 16-50mm Premium S Lens has a maximum aperture of F2-2.8 across the focal range, making it the brightest 3x zoom in its class. It retains high resolution at any aperture, which means you can shoot bright and clear low-lit images even at low settings.
Ultra-Precise Stepping Motor for Fast, Quiet Autofocus
Samsung's Ultra-Precise Stepping Motor (UPSM) gives you extremely accurate incremental positioning for more precise control and focus on your subject. The UPSM eliminates the noise often generated by conventional autofocus systems and is three times faster than traditional motors.
Inner Focus System for Steady Video Recording
Unlike traditional lenses, the lens's inner focus system does not change the lens length when focusing, ensuring greater stability when recording video.
Designed to Withstand Extreme Conditions
With a tough metal exterior to protect it from the elements, this dust-proof and water-resistant lens is designed to be extremely durable, so you can take it with you from the ocean to the desert.
One-Touch Access to Controls with i-Function
Samsung's i-Function feature gives you easy one-touch access to your camera's manual settings. You'll be able to adjust aperture, shutter speed, ISO, white balance, and more with just a push of a button and twist of the lens. You'll even be able to preview the settings in real time, so you can see how the settings affect your shot before you take it. Whether you're an expert or enthusiast, the intuitive i-Function feature will give you professional results.
The Samsung 16-50mm Premium S Lens measures 3.19 by 3.19 by 3.8 inches (H x W x D) and weighs 1.37 pounds.
What's in the Box
Samsung 16-50mm Premium S Lens, front cap, rear cap, lens pouch, and lens hood.
NX 16-50mm Premium S Lens
At a Glance:
- 16-50mm zoom lens for Samsung NX mount cameras
- Optical image stabilization for sharper shots
- Ultra-Precise Stepping Motor for smooth, fast autofocus
- Inner focus system helps you record steady video
- i-Function for quick access to manual settings