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Samsung NX 16mm F/2.4 Pancake

Samsung NX 16mm F/2.4 Pancake

Jan 15, 2012

Product name: EX-W16NB/US

Official page (no info)

General specifications (via B&H):


Focal Length 16 mm Comparable APS-C Focal Length: 24.6 mm
Aperture Maximum: f/2.4 Minimum: f/22
Camera Mount Type Samsung NX
Format Compatibility DSLR (APS-C Sensor)
Angle of View 82.6°
Minimum Focus Distance 7.28″ (18.49 cm)
Magnification 0.12x
Maximum Reproduction Ratio 1:8.3
Groups/Elements 6/7
Diaphragm Blades 7
Image Stabilization No
Autofocus Yes
Tripod Collar No
Filter Thread 43 mm
Dimensions (DxL) Approx. 2.42 x 0.94″ (6.15 x 2.39 cm)
Weight 2.64 oz (75 g)

MTF: (no info)

Optical scheme: (no info)

Tests & Reviews:

Some 16mm shots, with and without an extra wide angle converter attached to the front of the lens.  Scrolling down reveals center and corner crops:

Pretty sure that one was new.  The following are probably old news:

20mm vs 16mm comparison: Picture showing three primes together:…direct.php?fid=7&tid=1072263&goto=nextnewset

More shots from this lens:…thread.php?tid=1068280&extra=page%3D1&page=2…/09/01/samsung-nx200-sample-pics-from-berlin/…amp;select_arrange=headnum&desc=asc&no=3015  (4th pic)


Photototo Test (comparison with NEX pancake 16/2.8)

Comparison SAMSUNG 16mm F2.4 vs SONY 16mm F2.8 on

Review on

Hands on with the Samsung NX lenses on dcviews

Review on test


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