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Tokina to Ship 11-16mm f2.8 Zoom in November Share This on LinkedIn   Tweet This   Forward This

18 October 2019

Tokina has announced it will ship the atx-i 11-16mm f2.8 CF, its redesigned APS-C wide angle zoom, on Nov. 8. It will be available in Nikon F and Canon EF mounts.

Wide Angle. Canon mount (left) and Nikon mount.

The lens features a One-Touch Focus Clutch Mechanism for fast changing between auto and manual focus settings for its internal focusing design.


Highlights of the new zoom include:

  • APS-C format wide-angle
  • 17.6mm to 25.5mm 35mm equivalent
  • Aperture: f2.8 to f22
  • Two aspherical elements
  • Internal focus
  • Water-repellent coating
  • One-touch focus clutch


Specifications for the Tokina include:

Mount Canon EF, Nikon F
Focal Length 11mm to 16mm
17.6mm to 25.6mm 35mm equivalent
Aperture f2.8 to f22
Angle of View 104° to 82°
Minimum Focus 11.81 inches
Magnification 0.09x
Optical Design 13 elements in 11 groups
Two aspherical elements
Autofocus Yes
Image Stabilization No
Filter Thread 77mm
Dimensions 3.31 x 3.61 inches
Weight 1.22 lb.


Tokina said the atx-i 11-16mm f2.8 CF will ship on Nov. 8 for $450.

Adorama is now accepting pre-orders for the Canon and Nikon mounts. B&H is also now accepting pre-orders for the Canon and Nikon mounts.

Tokina atx-i 11-16mm f2.8 CF worldwide sales date announcement

Kenko Tokina Co., Ltd. has announced the sales release of Tokina atx-i 11-16mm f2.8 CF. The Tokina atx-i 11-16mm f2.8 CF is the first renewed long seller AT-X 116 PRO DX II model to fit contemporary dSLR cameras in newly launched atx-i series.

Sales will commence on Nov. 8.

Based on widely popular AT-X 116 PRO DX II model atx-i 11-16mm f2.8 CF is designed and optimized for contemporary APS-C sensor dSLR cameras in terms of improved specifications and renovated design with still photographers and video content creators' demands in mind.

The Tokina atx-i 11-16mm f2.8 CF features two models to fit Nikon F and Canon EF mounts.

Highlighted Features

  • Ultra-wide 11-16mm focal length
  • Constant maximum aperture of f2.8
  • Excellent optical performance
  • Internal Focus
  • Water-repellent coating
  • One-touch Focus Clutch mechanism

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