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New teaser: four new Samyang lenses to be announced in April

Samyang has a new teaser – the remaining 4 new lenses will be all announced in April (see what is expected):

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US price of the Samyang/Rokinon 85mm f/1.4 AF lens for Sony E-mount: $699

The US price of the new Samyang/Rokinon 85mm f/1.4 AF lens for Sony E-mount is $699 and pre-orders are now open at Adorama. For comparison, the Sony FE 85mm f/1.4 GM lens is priced at $1,798. Additional information on the 85mm f/1.4 AF FE lens can be found here. A list of all upcoming/rumored Samyang […]

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Samyang to announce 8 new lenses

Samyang posted a teaser on their Facebook page that they will be announcing 8 new lenses – here is a possible list (from left to right):

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New Samyang autofocus lenses to be announced in the next few weeks

Samyang is rumored to announce new autofocus lenses in the next few weeks. The new lenses could be for Canon EF and/or Sony FE and/or Nikon F- mounts. Samyang already has one AF lens for Nikon F-mount, two AF lenses for Canon EF-mount and several AF lenses for Sony FE-mount.

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The new Samyang/Rokinon 85mm f/1.8 ED UMC CS APS-C mirrorless lens is now available

The new Samyang 85mm f/1.8 ED UMC CS APS-C mirrorless lens is now available (in the US the lens is sold under the Rokinon brand): Adorama (in stock now) B&H Photo (available for pre-order) Here are the lens specifications, MTF and lens design charts:

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Samyang 85mm f/1.8 ED UMC CS APS-C mirrorless lens

The previously rumored Samyang 85mm f/1.8 ED UMC CS APS-C mirrorless lens is now officially announced (check US pricing, update: the US price is $398). Samyang 85mm f/1.8 ED UMC CS lens specifications:

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Samyang to announce a new MF 85mm f/1.8 ED UMC CS APS-C mirrorless lens

Samyang is going to announce a new MF 85mm f/1.8 ED UMC CS APS-C mirrorless lens. Here is the leaked press release:

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