Fujifilm XF 23mm f/2 R WR lens specs leaked

The Fujifilm XF 23mm f/2 WR lens specs has been leaked online ahead of its announcement. The prime optic with bright aperture to be announced before the Photokina 2016 event.

As mentioned earlier, Fujifilm were actively working on a 23mm wide-angle prime lens. Now the trusted sources are claiming that the Fujifilm XF 23mm f2 WR lens will become official at the Photokina 2016 event.

It will be compatible with all X-mount cameras, including the flagship X-Pro2 model. The XF 23mm f/2 WR lens will have a maximum aperture of f/2 and provide a full-frame focal length equivalent of 35mm.

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XF 23mm F2 R WR $449.95 Amazon | B&H | Adorama

Full Fujifilm XF 23mm f/2 R WR lens specs sheet

X-mount photographers have been really impressed by the XF 35mm f/2 R WR lens. The 23mm will be the one to join the 35mm brother. Weighing 180 grams, it will be as big as the 35mm model.

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The X-mount 23mm wide-angle prime will be weathersealed, therefore it will not be bothered by sand, moisture, or water droplets. Additionally, it has a 10-element configuration with two elements being aspherical. It has a metal design, while the autofocus motor is a quick, silent stepper engine.

XF 23mm f/2 R WR lens specs:

  • Lens arrangement 10 sheets six groups. 2 aspherical lens
  • It weighs 180g
  • Stylish design
  • The size is almost the same as XF 35mm F2
  • Heavy-duty premium quality metal exterior
  • Vignetting does not occur in the optical viewfinder of the X-Pro2 and the X-Pro1
  • Inner focus
  • AF motor stepper motor
  • Quiet and fast AF
  • Dust and water specification
  • Resistance to low temperature -10 degrees

We have to say that the highly anticipated Fujifilm X200 digital compact camera postponed to early 2017.

Alongside the wide-angle prime optic, the company is rumored to announce several new products. Fujifilm X-A2 will be replaced by the Fujifilm X-A3 which will employ a new 24.3MP sensor.

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