Japanese website Nokishita Camera today has confirmed that the long awaited Tamron 70-180mm f/2.8 Di III VXD FE lens for Sony E-mount will be officially announced next week. This means you can finally pre-order this lens next week. The US price for this lens is expected $1,199, much cheaper than Sony FE 70-200mm f/2.8 GM OSS Lens.
The Tamron 70-180mm f/2.8 Di III VXD FE lens for Sony E-mount hasn’t officially announced yet due to coronavirus. Here are some hands-on video of this lens by Matt Granger & David Oastler. In Matt Granger’s video, you can take a look at first sample images taken by this lens. In David Oastler’s video, the Tamron manager said the price for this lens will make everyone happy.
The CP+ show 2020 will be held on February 27th to March 1st, Tamron has announced that they will attend the CP+ 2020. During CP+ 2020, you will be able to touch and try the Tamron 70-180mm f/2.8 Di III VXD lens. Tamron may also announced the official price and release date of this lens.
Back in October, Tamron has announced the development of 70-180mm f/2.8 Di III VXD lens for Sony full frame mirrorless cameras, the official release date for this lens is in Spring of 2020. Now Tamron confirmed again this lens will be shipping in the Spring of 2020.