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CANON EF-S 55-250 mm f/4-5.6 STM IS Telephoto Zoom Lens
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  • Image stabilisation
  • Auto & Manual focus
  • Silent focus
  • Compatible with EF-S mount
Product Code: 116247
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  • Product DetailsBack to top
  • The Canon EF-S 55-250 mm f/4-5.6 STM IS Telephoto Zoom Lens is an incredible all-purpose long-range tool for EF-S mount EOS cameras.

    Powerful telephoto performance

    Affording you a wide range of long focal lengths (equivalent to 88-400 mm in a 35 mm format), the EF-S 55-250 mm Lens is both compact and affordable for a lens of its calibre. It covers a great variety of telephoto scenarios and requirements, all within one lens.

    Now you can get up close and personal with subjects from a distance, and be assured of photographs with depth and clarity. The circular aperture diaphragm works brilliantly at large apertures for smooth, even blur – perfect for emphasizing subjects shot against distracting backgrounds.

    Smooth Stepping Motor


    Shoot videos and take advantage of the Canon lens' smooth silent motor to let you zoom in and out while filming without the motor registering on the microphone.

    Thanks to the intelligent design you can record quietly without disturbing your subject with the freedom to zoom in and out with quiet, discreet results.


    Stability for portfolio-worthy shots

    The Canon EF-S 55-250 mm f/4-5.6 Zoom Lens achieves a minimal focusing distance of only 0.85 metres throughout the focal range.

    With a four-stop image stabiliser featuring automatic panning detection, it combats camera shake and effectively suppresses blur in low light. You can therefore use shutter speeds up to four times slower without a noticeable increase in image blur.

    This superior focusing mechanism is invaluable when capturing distant subjects, keeping things sharp and precise and making it a superior choice for sports, nature or even portraiture.

    What's more, the panning detection also automatically turns off image stabilisation in either the horizontal or vertical direction when the camera is following moving subjects so you capture things just as you see them.

    Quality design

    A Canon UD (Ultra-low Dispersion) lens element is used to suppress the effects of secondary chromatic aberrations, so you'll get crisper, sharper images with excellent contrast, without fringing occurring throughout the zoom range.

    The E-FS 55-250 mm f/4-5.6 IS Telephoto Lens also employs Canon's Super Spectra coatings to cut out ghosting and flare. It absorbs light that might be reflected off digital camera sensors or internal lens elements. The coating also ensures more precise colour balance and sharper results with superior contrast.

    Canon use only environmentally-friendly, lead-free glass in the EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS II, combining performance quality with progressive materials.

    Upgrade your long-range photographs with the Canon EF-S 55-250 mm f/4-5.6 STM IS Telephoto Zoom Lens.

  • Technical InformationBack to top
  • TYPE
    Lens type
    Lens category
    Canon EF-S mount  
    Image stabilisation
    Focal length
    -250 mm
    35 mm equivalent
    -400 mm
    Maximum aperture
    Minimum aperture
    Manual & autofocus  
    Maximum magnification
    Minimum focusing distance
    0.85 m  
    Elements and grouping
    15 elements in 12 groups  
    Diaphragm blades
    Filter diameter
    58 mm  
    Silent focusing
    Manufacturer’s guarantee
    1 year  
    70 x 111 mm (D x L)  
    375 g  
    Box contents

    -Canon EF-S 55-250 mm f/4-5.6 STM IS Telephoto Zoom Lens
    -Lens caps
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  • Delivery Charges & ServicesBack to top

  • Delivery charge summary  

    Item type

    Delivery charge

    Delivery timeline

    Small items (such as sat navs, cameras, laptops etc.)

    €4.99 for entire order

    3-5 working days

    Large items (such as large TV, washing machines etc.)

    €19.99 for entire order

    Up to 5 working days


    Small items delivery

    ·       Small items – such as cameras, TVs under 39-inches, printers, software, data storage, tablets and laptops – are delivered by our courier partner, DPD.

    ·       DPD’s standard delivery times are between 9am and 6pm, Monday to Friday, excluding bank holidays.

    ·       We aim to have all items delivered within 3-5 working days, however, please allow 4-7 days for extended bank holiday periods such as Easter and Christmas.

    ·       For security reasons we do not deliver to Parcel Motels. 

    ·       Please note:  DPD are not authorised to collect your old products for WEEE recycling. However, simply visit your local Currys PC World store with your old product and a valid receipt and a member of staff will be happy to assist you.

    ·       Track your order: For small items please visit DPD’s website and track your order using your unique tracking code specified in your confirmation email.

    Large items delivery

    ·       Large products – such as TVs above 39-inches, washing machines and fridge freezers – are delivered by our KNOWHOW delivery team.  

    ·       KNOWHOW delivers five days a week – Tuesday to Saturday – between 8am and 6pm, anywhere in the Republic of Ireland with the exception of Donegal – where we deliver once a week – and island locations. 

    ·       The evening before your delivery is scheduled, a member of our KNOWHOW team will call you between 3pm and 6pm to advise you of your delivery time window. 

    ·       On the day of delivery our KNOWHOW driver will call you at least 30 minutes before arriving at the delivery address to give you an estimated time of arrival.  

    ·       Once we arrive at the delivery address, we will unbox your items and remove all packaging for recycling. We can also remove your old appliances for WEEE recycling free of charge.

    ·       If you would like us to install and demo your new appliance, our KNOWHOW installers can do this for a small fee.

    ·       Track your order: For large items, you can track your delivery through the KNOWHOW Track It portal. Simply insert your unique tracking code, specified in your confirmation email or instore receipt, and your telephone number.


    Product availability

    ·       Occasionally, we may offer the option of ordering an item in advance if it’s out of stock at the time but more stock is on its way. We will let you know in advance the date of expected delivery if this is the case.

    ·       Please note, if you purchase two or more products at the same time, the items may have different availabilities and methods of delivery, in which case you may receive your items separately.

    VAT and delays

    ·       Please be aware that we cannot offer VAT refunds to overseas customers ordering goods to be delivered to an Irish address. 

    ·       We always try to ensure that orders arrive on time, however sometimes delays occur during peak period, i.e. Christmas and Easter. If we become aware of any unexpected delays with your order we will let you know.


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