We talked about this rumored lens, and even showed you some leaked images of it yesterday, and the rumors were correct as Fuji officially unveiled the new 18-135mm late last night.

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This new lens adds to Fuji’s line of variable aperture telephoto zoom lenses, joining the Fuji 55-200mm and 50-230mm. The lens keeps that popular Fuji lens styling seen on all of Fuji’s recent lenses as well as the same layout as the other telephoto zooms.

Fuji 18-135mm F/3.5-5.6 Specs

  • Fujifilm X-Mount
  • 27-206mm (35mm Equivalent)
  • Four Aspherical and Two ED Elements
  • Super EBC Lens Coating
  • Five-Stop-Effective Image Stabilization
  • Inner Focusing System & Linear AF Motor
  • Weather-Sealed Construction
  • Filter Thread: 67mm

The lens was rumored to cost $1000, but luckily those were off a bit and the new lens will actually come in at $899.95. The lens is available for pre-order now over on B&H.