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Canon EF 14mm f2.8L II USM vs Samyang 14mm F2.8 IF ED MC Aspherical

Looking to find more information regarding these two camera lenses? Check out our side by side comparison of the Canon EF 14mm f2.8L II USM vs Samyang 14mm F2.8 IF ED MC Asphericalto review specs, pros and cons, and which is right for you.

Canon 14mm f2.8L II USM Top Features

  • 14mm Focal Range
  • F2.8 Max Aperture
  • Weather Sealed
  • Max Format: 35mm FF
  • Canon EF Mount
  • Weight: 645g.
  • Diameter: 80mm
  • Length: 94mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.2m
  • Max Magnification:0.15x

Canon EF 14mm f2.8L II USM

Samyang 14mm F2.8 Top Features

  • 14mm Focal Range
  • F2.8 Max Aperture
  • Max Format:
  • Canon EF Mount
  • Weight: 552g.
  • Diameter: 87mm
  • Length: 96mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.28m

Samyang 14mm F2.8 IF ED MC Aspherical

Our Winner: Canon EF 14mm f2.8L II USM over Samyang 14mm F2.8 IF ED MC Aspherical

Autofocus Yes vs No
Depth-of-Field Scale Yes vs No
Diameter 80mm vs 87mm
Length 94mm vs 96mm
Weather Sealing Yes vs No
Minimum Focus Distance 0.2m vs 0.28m
Max Magnification 0.15x vs x

Pros Of Samyang 14mm F2.8 IF ED MC Aspherical over Canon EF 14mm f2.8L II USM
Aperture Ring Yes vs No
Weight 552g vs 645g

Cons Of Canon EF 14mm f2.8L II USM and Samyang 14mm F2.8 IF ED MC Aspherical
Image Stabilization No vs No

Canon 14mm f2.8L II USM vs Samyang 14mm F2.8 All Features

General Canon 14mm f2.8L II USM Samyang 14mm F2.8
Brand Canon Samyang
Lens Type Prime Prime
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Lens Type Wideangle Prime Wideangle Prime
Lens Mount Canon EF Canon EF
Max Format 35mm FF 35mm FF
Focal Range 14mm 14mm
Image Stabilization No No
Colour Black Unknown
Zoom Method No Zoom No Zoom
Power Zoom No No
Zoom Lock No No
Zoom Ratio 1.0X 1.0X
Aperture
Max Aperture F2.8 F2.8
Min Aperture F22.0 F22.0
Aperture Ring No Yes
Diaphragm Blades 6 6
Optics
Optical Elements 14 14
Optical Groups 11 10
Special Elements Aspherical & UD elements. Super Spectra coating to reduce ghostings and flare 2 glass aspherical element 2 hybrid aspherical element
Focusing
Min Focus Distance 0.2m 0.28m
Max Magnification 0.15X unknown
Autofocus Yes No
AF Motor Type Ultrasonic None
Full Time Manual Yes N/A
Focus Method Rear Unknown
Distance Scale Yes Yes
DoF Scale Yes No
Distance Scale Yes Yes
Focus Distance Limiter No Unknown
Physical Specs
Weight 645g 552g
Diameter 80mm 87mm
Length 94mm 96mm
Materials Metal barrel, metal mount Unknown
Weather Sealing Yes No
Filter Thread Unknown Unknown
Filter Notes Filters cannot be attached to this lens
Hood Supplied Yes Yes
Hood Code Integrated petal hood Built-in petal-type hood
Tripod Collar No No
Optional Accessories Soft case LP1016
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