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Olympus Zuiko Digital ED 12-60mm f2.8-4.0 SWD vs Olympus Zuiko Digital 14-54mm f2.8-3.5

Looking to find more information regarding these two camera lenses? Check out our side by side comparison of the Olympus Zuiko Digital ED 12-60mm f2.8-4.0 SWD vs Olympus Zuiko Digital 14-54mm f2.8-3.5to review specs, pros and cons, and which is right for you.

Olympus ED 12-60mm f2.8-4.0 SWD Top Features

  • 12-60mm Focal Range
  • F2.8 – F4.0 Max Aperture
  • Weather Sealed
  • Filter Thread: 72mm
  • Max Format: FourThirds
  • Four Thirds Mount
  • Weight: 575g.
  • Diameter: 80mm
  • Length: 99mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.25m
  • Max Magnification:0.28x

Olympus Zuiko Digital ED 12-60mm f2.8-4.0 SWD

Olympus 14-54mm f2.8-3.5 Top Features

  • 14-54mm Focal Range
  • F2.8 – F3.5 Max Aperture
  • Weather Sealed
  • Filter Thread: 67mm
  • Max Format:
  • Four Thirds Mount
  • Weight: 435g.
  • Diameter: 74mm
  • Length: 87mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.22m
  • Max Magnification:0.26x

Olympus Zuiko Digital 14-54mm f2.8-3.5

Our Winner: Olympus Zuiko Digital ED 12-60mm f2.8-4.0 SWD over Olympus Zuiko Digital 14-54mm f2.8-3.5

Focal Length – Wide 12mm vs 14mm
Focal Length – Tele 60mm vs 54mm
Optical Zoom 5.00x vs 3.90x
Max Magnification 0.28x vs 0.26x

Pros Of Olympus Zuiko Digital 14-54mm f2.8-3.5 over Olympus Zuiko Digital ED 12-60mm f2.8-4.0 SWD
Max Aperture – Tele 3.5 vs 4
Weight 435g vs 575g
Diameter 74mm vs 80mm
Length 87mm vs 99mm
Filter Thread 67mm vs 72mm
Minimum Focus Distance 0.22m vs 0.25m

Cons Of Olympus Zuiko Digital ED 12-60mm f2.8-4.0 SWD and Olympus Zuiko Digital 14-54mm f2.8-3.5
Image Stabilization No vs No
Internal Zoom No vs No

Olympus ED 12-60mm f2.8-4.0 SWD vs Olympus 14-54mm f2.8-3.5 All Features

General Olympus ED 12-60mm f2.8-4.0 SWD Olympus 14-54mm f2.8-3.5
Brand Olympus Olympus
Lens Type Zoom Zoom
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Lens Type Standard Zoom Standard Zoom
Lens Mount Four Thirds Four Thirds
Max Format FourThirds FourThirds
Focal Range 12-60mm 14-54mm
Image Stabilization No No
Colour Black Black
Zoom Method Rotary (extending) Rotary (extending)
Power Zoom
Zoom Lock
Zoom Ratio 5.0X 3.9X
Aperture
Max Aperture F2.8 – F4.0 F2.8 – F3.5
Min Aperture F22.0 F22.0
Aperture Ring No No
Diaphragm Blades 7 7
Optics
Optical Elements 14 15
Optical Groups 10 11
Special Elements 1 super ED glass element 2 ED glass elements 1 aspherical ED glass element 2 aspherical elements 3 aspherical lens elements
Focusing
Min Focus Distance 0.25m 0.22m
Max Magnification 0.28X 0.26X
Autofocus Yes Yes
AF Motor Type Ultrasonic Micromotor
Full Time Manual Yes
Focus Method Internal Internal
Distance Scale Yes Yes
DoF Scale No No
Distance Scale Yes Yes
Focus Distance Limiter Unknown Unknown
Physical Specs
Weight 575g 435g
Diameter 80mm 74mm
Length 99mm 87mm
Materials Unknown Unknown
Weather Sealing Yes Yes
Filter Thread 72mm 67mm
Filter Notes does not rotate on focus
Hood Supplied Yes Yes
Hood Code LH-75B Petal type LH-70
Tripod Collar No No
Optional Accessories
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