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Manufacturer SigmaSigmaSonyPentaxNikon Nikkor
Model C 17-70 mm f/2.8-4.0 DC Macro OS HSM17-70 mm f/2.8-4.0 DC Macro OS HSMCarl Zeiss Vario-Sonnar T* DT 16-80 mm f/3.5-4.5smc DA 17-70 mm f/4.0 AL [IF] SDMAF-S DX 18-70 mm f/3.5-4.5 IF-ED
Lenst style Universal zoom Universal zoom Universal zoom Universal zoom Universal zoom
Focal length 17 - 70 mm 17 - 70 mm 16 - 80 mm 17 - 70 mm 18 - 70 mm
Maximum aperture f/2.8 - 4 f/2.8 - 4 f/3.5 - 4.5 f/4 f/3.5 - 4.5
Angle of view 79.7 - 22.9 o 72.4 - 20.2 o 83 - 20 o 79 - 23 o 76 - 22.5 o
Closest focusing distance 0.22 m 0.22 m 0.35 m 0.28 m 0.38 m
Maximum magnification 1:2.9 1:2.7 1:4.16 1:3.2 1:6.2
Minimum aperture 22 22 29 22 29
Diaphragm blades 7 7 7 7 7
Auto focus type HSM HSM AF SDM AF
Lens Construction 16 elements / 14 group 17 elements / 13 group 14 elements / 10 group 17 elements / 12 group 15 elements / 13 group
Filter diameter 72 mm 72 mm 62 mm 67 mm 67 mm
Macro Yes/No Yes Yes No No No
Stabilization Yes Yes No No No
Available mounts Nikon F
Sony A / Minolta
Pentax K
Canon EF-S
Nikon F
Sony A / Minolta
Pentax K
Canon EF-S
Sony A / Minolta Pentax K Nikon F
Dimensions 82 x 79 mm 88.9 x 79 mm 72 x 83 mm 75 x 93.5 mm 73 x 75.5 mm
Weight 470 g 535 g 445 g 485 g 390 g
Additional information 2 FLD elements, 1 SLD element and 3 aspherical lenses. Announced: September 2012 three aspherical elements, one ELD element, Super Multi-Layer Coatings 2 aspherical lenses. Anounced: June 2006. Marketed 03.06.2008 Marketed 2004
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4.33 (4)
4.15 (24)
4.17 (6)
3.67 (7)
3.88 (8)
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