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Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 14-42mm F3.5-5.6 EZ vs Olympus M.Zuiko Digital 14-42mm f3.5-5.6 II

Looking to find more information regarding these two camera lenses? Check out our side by side comparison of the Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 14-42mm F3.5-5.6 EZ vs Olympus M.Zuiko Digital 14-42mm f3.5-5.6 IIto review specs, pros and cons, and which is right for you.

Olympus ED 14-42mm F3.5-5.6 EZ Top Features

  • 14-42mm Focal Range
  • F3.5 – F5.6 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 37mm
  • Max Format: FourThirds
  • Micro Four Thirds Mount
  • Weight: 91g.
  • Diameter: 61mm
  • Length: 23mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.25m
  • Max Magnification:0.23x

Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 14-42mm F3.5-5.6 EZ

Olympus M 14-42mm f3.5-5.6 II Top Features

  • 14-42mm Focal Range
  • F3.5 – F5.6 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 37mm
  • Max Format:
  • Micro Four Thirds Mount
  • Weight: 112g.
  • Diameter: 57mm
  • Length: 50mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.25m
  • Max Magnification:0.19x

Olympus M.Zuiko Digital 14-42mm f3.5-5.6 II

Our Winner: Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 14-42mm F3.5-5.6 EZ over Olympus M.Zuiko Digital 14-42mm f3.5-5.6 II

Weight 91g vs 112g
Length 23mm vs 50mm
Max Magnification 0.23x vs 0.19x

Pros Of Olympus M.Zuiko Digital 14-42mm f3.5-5.6 II over Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 14-42mm F3.5-5.6 EZ
Diaphgragm Blades 7 vs 5
Diameter 57mm vs 61mm

Cons Of Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 14-42mm F3.5-5.6 EZ and Olympus M.Zuiko Digital 14-42mm f3.5-5.6 II
Image Stabilization No vs No
Internal Zoom No vs No
Weather Sealing No vs No

Olympus ED 14-42mm F3.5-5.6 EZ vs Olympus M 14-42mm f3.5-5.6 II All Features

General Olympus ED 14-42mm F3.5-5.6 EZ Olympus M 14-42mm f3.5-5.6 II
Brand Olympus Olympus
Lens Type Zoom Zoom
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Lens Type Standard Zoom Standard Zoom
Lens Mount Micro Four Thirds Micro Four Thirds
Max Format FourThirds FourThirds
Focal Range 14-42mm 14-42mm
Image Stabilization No No
Colour Black, silver Black and silver
Zoom Method Rotary (extending) Rotary (extending)
Power Zoom Yes
Zoom Lock
Zoom Ratio 3.0X 3.0X
Aperture
Max Aperture F3.5 – F5.6 F3.5 – F5.6
Min Aperture F22.0 F22.0
Aperture Ring No No
Diaphragm Blades 5 7
Optics
Optical Elements 8 8
Optical Groups 7 7
Special Elements 3 Aspherical elements, 1 ED glass element, 1 S-HR glass element 3 Aspherical glass elements
Focusing
Min Focus Distance 0.25m 0.25m
Max Magnification 0.23X 0.19X
Autofocus Yes Yes
AF Motor Type Stepper motor Micromotor
Full Time Manual Yes
Focus Method Internal Internal
Distance Scale Unknown No
DoF Scale Unknown No
Distance Scale Unknown No
Focus Distance Limiter Unknown Unknown
Physical Specs
Weight 91g 112g
Diameter 61mm 57mm
Length 23mm 50mm
Materials Unknown Unknown
Weather Sealing Unknown No
Filter Thread 37mm 37mm
Filter Notes Does not rotate on focusing
Hood Supplied No Yes
Hood Code No ‘official’ hood LH-40
Tripod Collar No No
Optional Accessories LC-37C automatic lens cap
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