Product Comparison: Sony E 18-200mm F3.5-6.3 OSS LE vs Sony FE 24-240mm F3.5-6.3 OSS

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General Specifications
E 18-200mm F3.5-6.3 OSS LE
FE 24-240mm F3.5-6.3 OSS
About the Product
From sweeping landscapes through portraits to sports and wildlife, this lens will cover it all. In 35mm full-frame format terms the 11x zoom range of this lens goes from 27mm wide to 300mm telephoto, with superb image quality all the way thanks to an advanced optical design and Optical SteadyShot image stabilization.
A full-frame 24mm to 240mm zoom range allows this one lens to cover an extensive variety of shooting situations with 10x effective zoom range, making it ideal for landscape, snapshots, portraits and travel where reducing luggage is a priority.
Key Specs
Mount Type
Sony E
Sony E
Maximum Aperture
3.5 /f
3.5 /f
Minimum Focal Length
18 millimeters
24 millimeters
Maximum Focal Length
200 millimeters
240 millimeters
Lens Type
Telephoto zoom
Telephoto zoom
What customers say about "Key Specs"
Sony E 18-200mm F3.5-6.3 OSS LE Telephoto Zoom Lens
  • The quality of the photos is great. Great focal length.
  • It is lightweight, relatively compact and produces excellent images.
  • The zoom ring is smooth. Great aperture.
  • Pictures at 200mm are excellent.
  • Fast, easy to use and lightweight and the clarity of pictures was super.
Sony FE 24-240mm F3.5-6.3 OSS Telephoto Zoom Lens
  • I'm getting very sharp results at all apertures.
  • The aperture is great, this lens is worth every penny.
  • Large focal length coverage! Quality build.
  • It lacks sharpness throughout its focal and aperture range.
  • My main complaint is soft images, particularly at wide apertures.
Size & Weight
2.67 in.
3.17 in.
2.67 in.
3.17 in.
3.82 in.
4.66 in.
16.3 oz.
27.6 oz.
What customers say about "Size & Weight"
Sony E 18-200mm F3.5-6.3 OSS LE Telephoto Zoom Lens
  • I really like this lens. Amazing size.
  • Very light and all round lens.
  • It is really nice lens. It is small and light.
  • I love this lens. It is the perfect all in one lens. Good size and weight.
  • The lens is reasonably light and has a small profile.
Sony FE 24-240mm F3.5-6.3 OSS Telephoto Zoom Lens
  • Great Lens for travel and walking around.
  • The weight is tolerable, no complaints there - it feels nice on the a7iii body.
  • The weight is perfectly balanced with any camera.
  • The size and weight are comfortable and feels good with my camera.
  • Heavy and not as compact as I expected.
Minimum Focus Distance
19.7 in.
19.7 in.
Field Of View
76° - 8°
FX 84° - 10° / DX 61° - 6°50'
Zoom Type
Auto Focus, Manual Focus
Auto Focus, Manual Focus
Optical Stabilization
What customers say about "Imaging"
Sony E 18-200mm F3.5-6.3 OSS LE Telephoto Zoom Lens
  • The zoom and focus controls are very smooth.
  • The lens produce very good quality images.
  • The LE version of this lens is amazing! Great focus.
  • Fast autofocus and super steady OSS.
  • Focusing is quick and easy.
Sony FE 24-240mm F3.5-6.3 OSS Telephoto Zoom Lens
  • Manual focus and auto focusing is amazing.
  • OSS really helps get those steady videos and slow shutter speed photos.
  • Focus speed on my A6300 is fast and predictable.
  • The autofocus is fast and accurate even in dim light.
  • The image quality is decent for this range of zoom.
Brand Compatibility
Sensor Type Compatibility
FX Format / DX Format
Lens Groups and Elements
17 Elements in 13 Groups
17 elements in 12 groups
Number of Aperture Blades
Filter Diameter
62 millimeters
72 millimeters
Optical SteadyShot image stabilization, Macro mode, ED (Extra-Low Dispersion) Glass, Circular aperture, Direct Manual Focus
Optical SteadyShot image stabilization, ED (Extra-Low Dispersion) Glass, Aspherical Lens, Dust and moisture resistant design
What customers say about "Features"
Sony E 18-200mm F3.5-6.3 OSS LE Telephoto Zoom Lens
  • I like having the option to lock the zooming mechanism.
  • It is a great combination of compact size, sharp image quality, and great zoom.
  • The bokeh is very good and it is plenty sharp.
  • Macro use is excellent when combined with extension tubes.
  • It performed very well. Great features.
Sony FE 24-240mm F3.5-6.3 OSS Telephoto Zoom Lens
  • The focal lengths make the lens very versatile and the photo quality is fantastic.
  • Good sharp image at most focal lengths.
  • Great image quality for the focal length range.
  • This focal range is amazing for travel photography. Great features.
  • Takes a great quality image. Rigid zoom ring.
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty
1 year(s)
1 year(s)
Other Information
849.99 $
1049.99 $

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