Samyang AF 50/1.4 FE Now Available in Global Market


Samyang AF 50/1.4 FE Now Available in Global Market

July 25th, 2016, Seoul, Korea

The global optics brand, Samyang Optics ( announced the global availability of the long-awaited autofocus lens: Samyang AF 50/1.4 FE. It is the brightest 50mm lens for Sony E mount Mirrorless cameras with full frame sensor size offering superb quality images to photographers.


Optimised Optical Design as Full Frame Mirrorless Camera Lens

Samyang AF 50/1.4 FE is specifically designed to work in harmony with full frame mirrorless cameras in Sony E mount. The flow of light is devised based on the uniqueness of the distance from glass to sensor in mirrorless cameras to create optimal performance. Along with portability of mirrorless lenses, this new Samyang AF 50 lens is compatible with full frame sensors to deliver the wideness and sharpness of image to photographers.


The F1.4 of 50mm aperture is by far the brightest of full frame mirrorless lenses, offering a beautiful bokeh effect and the best quality images under various exposure conditions.Also the 67mm filter diameter brings the maximum amount of light into the lens to create the best work of light in photography.


Based on Samyang Optics’ exceptional optical technology, Ultra Multi Coating and three aspherical lenses have been included among nine glasses in eight groups to minimise aberration and unnecessary light dispersion, delivering high resolution from the centre to the corners of the image.

AF Performance and Ergonomic Design Based on Class-Leading Technology

Samyang has captured the essence of world leading image technology with their manual focus lenses and reinterpreted it into autofocus lenses. This new Samyang 50/1.4 FE is compatible with both phase detect and contrast detect sensors to operate fast and accurate focus detection. The 67mm filter diameter is also the result of years of R&D for best handling, by adding stability.Also the minimal and sleek design and metal-housing solidify the build quality with the internal focus system.


Available from August 2016

Samyang 50/1.4 FE is the first autofocus lens in over 40 years of Samyang’s class-leading core optics technologies.This launching expands the boundaries of Samyang Optics photo lens line-up from manual focus only, to now include autofocus lenses. The lens will be globally available from August, and the suggested retail price is EUR 579.

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