The SMC PENTAX-DA 18-55mm II F3.5-5.6 is recommended for use with digital cameras. Ideal for general purpose usage, it provides a focal length covering a wide to moderate wide-angle range.
Like all PENTAX lenses, the SMC PENTAX-DA 18-55mm F4-5.6 zoom lens is treated with PENTAX’s acclaimed SMC coating for maximum light transmission, sharp definition, and high contrast while minimizing flare and ghost imaging.
Lens construction: 12 elements in 9 groups
Angle of view: 76° – 29° (with *istD, *istDS body)
Minimum aperture: F22 at 18mm; F38 at 55mm
Minimum focusing distance: 0.25m
Maximum magnification: 0.34X
Lens mount: PENTAX KAF mount
Aperture control: Automatic
Number of diaphragm blades: 6
Metering system: TTL open-aperture metering
Filter size: 52mm
Dimensions (diameter x length): 68mm x 67.5mm