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Canon EF 24-70mm f4L IS USM vs Tamron AF 28-80mm F3.5-5.6 Aspherical

Looking to find more information regarding these two camera lenses? Check out our side by side comparison of the Canon EF 24-70mm f4L IS USM vs Tamron AF 28-80mm F3.5-5.6 Asphericalto review specs, pros and cons, and which is right for you.

Canon 24-70mm f4L IS USM Top Features

  • 24-70mm Focal Range
  • F4.0 Max Aperture
  • Image Stabilization
  • Weather Sealed
  • Filter Thread: 77mm
  • Max Format: 35mm FF
  • Canon EF Mount
  • Weight: 600g.
  • Diameter: 83mm
  • Length: 93mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.38m
  • Max Magnification:0.7x

Canon EF 24-70mm f4L IS USM

Tamron AF 28-80mm f3.5-5.6 Top Features

  • 28-80mm Focal Range
  • F3.5 – F5.6 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 58mm
  • Max Format:
  • Canon EF Mount
  • Weight: 237g.
  • Diameter: 72mm
  • Length: 70mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.7m

Tamron AF 28-80mm F3.5-5.6 Aspherical

Our Winner: Canon EF 24-70mm f4L IS USM over Tamron AF 28-80mm F3.5-5.6 Aspherical

Focal Length – Wide 24mm vs 28mm
Image Stabilization Yes vs No
Max Aperture – Tele 4 vs 5.6
Diaphgragm Blades 9 vs 6
Focus Type Internal Focusing vs Extending front
Weather Sealing Yes vs No
Minimum Focus Distance 0.38m vs 0.7m
Max Magnification 0.7x vs x

Pros Of Tamron AF 28-80mm F3.5-5.6 Aspherical over Canon EF 24-70mm f4L IS USM
Focal Length – Tele 80mm vs 70mm
Max Aperture – Wide 3.5 vs 4
Aperture Ring Yes vs No
Weight 237g vs 600g
Diameter 72mm vs 83mm
Length 70mm vs 93mm
Filter Thread 58mm vs 77mm

Canon 24-70mm f4L IS USM vs Tamron AF 28-80mm f3.5-5.6 Specs Table

General Canon 24-70mm f4L IS USM Tamron AF 28-80mm f3.5-5.6
Brand Canon Tamron
Lens Type Zoom Zoom
Price CHECK PRICE CHECK PRICE
Lens Type Standard Zoom Standard Zoom
Lens Mount Canon EF Canon EF
Max Format 35mm FF 35mm FF
Focal Range 24-70mm 28-80mm
Image Stabilization Yes No
Colour Black Black
Zoom Method Rotary (extending) Rotary (extending)
Power Zoom No
Zoom Lock Yes No
Zoom Ratio 2.9X 2.9X
Aperture
Max Aperture F4.0 F3.5 – F5.6
Min Aperture F22.0 F22.0
Aperture Ring No Yes
Diaphragm Blades 9 6
Optics
Optical Elements 15 7
Optical Groups 12 7
Special Elements unknown unknown
Focusing
Min Focus Distance 0.38m 0.7m
Max Magnification 0.7X unknown
Autofocus Yes Yes
AF Motor Type Ring-type ultrasonic Micromotor
Full Time Manual Yes
Focus Method Internal Extending front
Distance Scale Yes Unknown
DoF Scale Yes Unknown
Distance Scale Yes Unknown
Focus Distance Limiter Unknown Unknown
Physical Specs
Weight 600g 237g
Diameter 83mm 72mm
Length 93mm 70mm
Materials Unknown Unknown
Weather Sealing Yes Unknown
Filter Thread 77mm 58mm
Filter Notes
Hood Supplied Yes Yes
Hood Code EW-83L Unknown
Tripod Collar No No
Optional Accessories Soft Case LP1219
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