16-70mm f4

It's a Zeiss T*-coated, optically stabilized lens, but it's midrange rather than high-end.
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16-70mm f4

The Zeiss lens has a metal mount.
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16-70mm f4

The lens has a seven-blade aperture.
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16-70mm f4

While f4 is good at 70mm, it's a lot less flexible at 16mm.
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18-105mm f4

F4 is good for 105mm, but not great as the maximum aperture at 18mm.
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18-105mm f4

A power zoom lens in this focal range would make a good alternative kit lens.
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18-105mm f4

The seven-bladed aperture is relatively polygonal.
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