Tamron sets price for 150-600mm supertele: $1069

Tamron's SP 150-600mm F/5-6.3 Di VC USD (Model A011) supertelephoto zoom lens

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Tamron will start shipping its SP 150-600mm F/5-6.3 Di VC USD starting on January 17 in the US for a price of $ 1069, the company said Sunday.

That’s not too much higher than the company’s $ 950 AF 200-500mm f/5.0-6.3 Di LD SP lens, which has a more restricted zoom range but no image stabilization. However, greater zoom ranges often come with optical compromises such as worse sharpness, distortion, and chromatic aberration.

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