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Meike 50mm T2.1 Full-Frame Cine Prime Now Available to Pre-Order

Meike has a budget full-frame cine prime and a new set of primes coming soon

Meike 50mm T2.1 cine lens pl mount ef mount
Images by Meike

Meike 50mm T2.1 Full-Frame cine prime is now available to pre-order (with a $50 discount) until Sept. 18th for $909 USD. The lens offers full-frame coverage and is expected to ship end of September. 

A First in a New Lineup of Full-Frame Cine Primes

Accoridng to Meike, their new 50mm T2.1 is the first in a new line-up they call FF-Prime Cine Series. Furthermore, the lens has a 45mm image circle with coverage for most common full-frame sensors today such as Sony VENICE and Alexa Mini LF.

In addition, the 50mm T2.1 (and subsequent set) will be available in 6 lens mounts including PL, Canon EF, Canon RF, Sony E, Leica L, and Nikon Z.

The full set will include the following focal lengths:

  • 16mm T2.1

  • 24mm T2.1

  • 35mm T2.1

  • 50mm T2.1

  • 85mm T2.1

  • 105mm T2.1

  • 135mm T2.1

Meike 35mm T2.1 cine lens pl mount
Image by Meike

A Budget Full-Frame Cine Prime for All Budgets

The 50mm T2.1 FF cine is said to have an industry-standard 0.8mm pitch gears and an optical formula comprised of 12 elements in 8 groups. Furthermore, the diaphragm has an 11 blades aperture for a pleasing bokeh. Also, the minimum focus distance is 60mm and focus throw – a very respectable 330 degrees.


Moreover, Meike is also having a pre-sale on their Super35 Meike 35mm T2.1 cine prime. Now available to pre-order at a promo price of $510 USD ($30 Off the regular price of $540). 

Meike 50mm T2.1 cine lens pl mount full-frame
Images by Meike

Check out this sample footage below shot on the new Meike 50mm T2.1 FF Cine lens.

These two cine primes are the first of a new set designed to cover S35 sensors, with some cine primes in the range offering full-frame coverage. 

Head over to Meike’s website here if you are interested in pre-ordering.


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