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Olympus Zuiko Digital ED 9-18mm f4.0-5.6 vs Sigma 10-20mm F4-5.6 EX DC HSM

Looking to find more information regarding these two camera lenses? Check out our side by side comparison of the Olympus Zuiko Digital ED 9-18mm f4.0-5.6 vs Sigma 10-20mm F4-5.6 EX DC HSMto review specs, pros and cons, and which is right for you.

Olympus ED 9-18mm f4.0-5.6 Top Features

  • 9-18mm Focal Range
  • F4.0 – F5.6 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 72mm
  • Max Format: FourThirds
  • Four Thirds Mount
  • Weight: 280g.
  • Diameter: 80mm
  • Length: 73mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.25m
  • Max Magnification:0.12x

Olympus Zuiko Digital ED 9-18mm f4.0-5.6

Sigma 10-20mm F4-5.6 EX DC HSM Top Features

  • 10-20mm Focal Range
  • F4.0 – F5.6 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 77mm
  • Max Format:
  • Four Thirds Mount
  • Weight: 470g.
  • Diameter: 84mm
  • Length: 81mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.24m
  • Max Magnification:0.15x

Sigma 10-20mm F4-5.6 EX DC HSM

Our Winner: Olympus Zuiko Digital ED 9-18mm f4.0-5.6 over Sigma 10-20mm F4-5.6 EX DC HSM

Focal Length – Wide 9mm vs 10mm
Diaphgragm Blades 7 vs 6
Weight 280g vs 470g
Diameter 80mm vs 84mm
Length 73mm vs 81mm
Filter Thread 72mm vs 77mm

Pros Of Sigma 10-20mm F4-5.6 EX DC HSM over Olympus Zuiko Digital ED 9-18mm f4.0-5.6
Focal Length – Tele 20mm vs 18mm
Distance Scale Yes vs No
Depth-of-Field Scale Yes vs No
Max Sensor Coverage APS-C / DX vs FourThirds
Minimum Focus Distance 0.24m vs 0.25m
Max Magnification 0.15x vs 0.12x

Cons Of Olympus Zuiko Digital ED 9-18mm f4.0-5.6 and Sigma 10-20mm F4-5.6 EX DC HSM
Image Stabilization No vs No
Internal Zoom No vs No
Weather Sealing No vs No

Olympus ED 9-18mm f4.0-5.6 vs Sigma 10-20mm F4-5.6 EX DC HSM All Features

General Olympus ED 9-18mm f4.0-5.6 Sigma 10-20mm F4-5.6 EX DC HSM
Brand Olympus Sigma
Lens Type Zoom Zoom
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Lens Type Wideangle Zoom Wideangle Zoom
Lens Mount Four Thirds Four Thirds
Max Format FourThirds APS-C / DX
Focal Range 9-18mm 10-20mm
Image Stabilization No No
Colour Black Black
Zoom Method Rotary (extending) Rotary (extending)
Power Zoom
Zoom Lock
Zoom Ratio 2.0X 2.0X
Aperture
Max Aperture F4.0 – F5.6 F4.0 – F5.6
Min Aperture F22.0 F22.0 – F32.0
Aperture Ring No No
Diaphragm Blades 7 6
Optics
Optical Elements 13 14
Optical Groups 9 10
Special Elements 2 aspherical glass element, 1 ED lens 3 SLD glass elements 2 hybrid aspherical elements 1 glass mold aspherical element
Focusing
Min Focus Distance 0.25m 0.24m
Max Magnification 0.12X 0.15X
Autofocus Yes Yes
AF Motor Type Micromotor Ring-type ultrasonic
Full Time Manual Yes Yes
Focus Method Internal Internal
Distance Scale No Yes
DoF Scale No Yes
Distance Scale No Yes
Focus Distance Limiter Unknown Unknown
Physical Specs
Weight 280g 470g
Diameter 80mm 84mm
Length 73mm 81mm
Materials Unknown metal mount
Weather Sealing No Unknown
Filter Thread 72mm 77mm
Filter Notes Does not rotate on focus does not rotate on focus
Hood Supplied Yes Yes
Hood Code LH-75C Unknown
Tripod Collar No No
Optional Accessories
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