Tokina ATX-M 85mm f/1.8 FE Announced and Available

Tokina ATX-M 85mm f/1.8 FE: B&H Photo / Amazon / Adorama

The Tokina ATX-M 85mm f/1.8 FE that leaked earlier this week has been officially announced. Below are some additional details. It is expected to ship Fri February 7th, 2020 and retails for $499.

Lens features:

  • Simple and sophisticated design and high build quality based on anodized semi-satin finish metal and optical glass materials.
  • Smooth and beautiful bokeh, comparatively round light points in out of focus area thanks to fast aperture f/1.8, large diameter of front glass element and low light fall-off performance.
  • Outstanding resolving ability from corner to corner thanks to 10 glass elements including 1 SD element.
  • Effective ghost and flares care thanks to Tokina’s exclusive Super Low Reflection Coating with water, oil&dust repellent abilities.
  • Quiet, speedy and accurate focusing realized by ST-M focus motor actuation.
  • Smooth and precise manual focusing thanks to all-metal made unit and high standard grease materials.
  • Complete data correspondence with camera body that provides full advantage of the latest features of the Sony A7 series such as 5-axis image stabilization, MF assist, Face/Eye Priority AF, Real-time Eye AF and the electronic distance scale.
  • Developed and manufactured in accordance with Sony-licensed specifications.

Specification table

Focal length 85mm
Brightness F1.8
format 35mm full format
Minimum aperture F16
Lens configuration 10 pieces in 7 groups
coating Multi coating
Angle of view 28.5 °
Focus method Inner focus
Number of diaphragm blades 9 sheets
Filter size 72mm
Minimum shooting distance 0.8m
Macro maximum magnification 1.8
Number of diaphragm blades 9 sheets
Maximum diameter 80.0mm
full length 93.0mm
Weight / th> 645g
accessories Bayonet hood (BH-727), lens cap
Compatible mount Sony E mount JAN code: 4961607634455

* This product does not support the NEX series.
* This product is developed, manufactured and sold based on the licensed E-mount specifications under a license agreement with Sony Corporation.

Lens configuration diagram

MTF graph


Tokina ATX-M 85mm f/1.8 FE: B&H Photo / Amazon / Adorama

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