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Canon EF-S 18-55mm f3.5-5.6 vs Canon EF-S 18-55mm f3.5-5.6 IS STM

Looking to find more information regarding these two camera lenses? Check out our side by side comparison of the Canon EF-S 18-55mm f3.5-5.6 vs Canon EF-S 18-55mm f3.5-5.6 IS STMto review specs, pros and cons, and which is right for you.

Canon 18-55mm f3.5-5.6 Top Features

  • 18-55mm Focal Range
  • F3.5 – F5.6 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 58mm
  • Max Format: APS-C / DX
  • Canon EF-S Mount
  • Weight: 190g.
  • Diameter: 69mm
  • Length: 80mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.28m
  • Max Magnification:0.1x

Canon EF-S 18-55mm f3.5-5.6

Canon 18-55mm f3.5-5.6 IS STM Top Features

  • 18-55mm Focal Range
  • F3.5 – F5.6 Max Aperture
  • Image Stabilization
  • Filter Thread: 58mm
  • Max Format:
  • Canon EF-S Mount
  • Weight: 205g.
  • Diameter: 69mm
  • Length: 75mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.25m
  • Max Magnification:0.36x

Canon EF-S 18-55mm f3.5-5.6 IS STM

Our Winner: Canon EF-S 18-55mm f3.5-5.6 over Canon EF-S 18-55mm f3.5-5.6 IS STM

Weight 190g vs 205g

Pros Of Canon EF-S 18-55mm f3.5-5.6 IS STM over Canon EF-S 18-55mm f3.5-5.6
Image Stabilization Yes vs No
Diaphgragm Blades 7 vs 6
Focus Type Internal Focusing vs Extending front
Length 75mm vs 80mm
Minimum Focus Distance 0.25m vs 0.28m
Max Magnification 0.36x vs 0.1x

Canon 18-55mm f3.5-5.6 vs Canon 18-55mm f3.5-5.6 IS STM Specs Table

General Canon 18-55mm f3.5-5.6 Canon 18-55mm f3.5-5.6 IS STM
Brand Canon Canon
Lens Type Zoom Zoom
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Lens Type Standard Zoom Standard Zoom
Lens Mount Canon EF-S Canon EF-S
Max Format APS-C / DX APS-C / DX
Focal Range 18-55mm 18-55mm
Image Stabilization No Yes
Colour Black Black
Zoom Method Rotary (extending) Rotary (extending)
Power Zoom No No
Zoom Lock No No
Zoom Ratio 3.1X 3.1X
Aperture
Max Aperture F3.5 – F5.6 F3.5 – F5.6
Min Aperture F22.0 – F38.0 F22.0 – F38.0
Aperture Ring No No
Diaphragm Blades 6 7
Optics
Optical Elements 11 13
Optical Groups 9 11
Special Elements Optimised lens coatings to minimise ghosting and flare unknown
Focusing
Min Focus Distance 0.28m 0.25m
Max Magnification 0.1X 0.36X
Autofocus Yes Yes
AF Motor Type Micromotor Stepper motor
Full Time Manual No Yes
Focus Method Extending front Internal
Distance Scale No No
DoF Scale No No
Distance Scale No No
Focus Distance Limiter Unknown Unknown
Physical Specs
Weight 190g 205g
Diameter 69mm 69mm
Length 80mm 75mm
Materials Plastic barrel, plastic mount Plastic barrel, plastic mount
Weather Sealing No No
Filter Thread 58mm 58mm
Filter Notes Does not rotate on focusing
Hood Supplied Unknown No
Hood Code EW-60C EW-63C
Tripod Collar No No
Optional Accessories Soft Case LP814
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