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Pentax smc DA 35mm F2.8 Macro Limited vs Pentax smc DA 35mm F2.4 AL

Looking to find more information regarding these two camera lenses? Check out our side by side comparison of the Pentax smc DA 35mm F2.8 Macro Limited vs Pentax smc DA 35mm F2.4 ALto review specs, pros and cons, and which is right for you.

Pentax 35mm F2.8 Macro L Top Features

  • 35mm Focal Range
  • F2.8 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 49mm
  • Max Format: APS-C / DX
  • Pentax KAF Mount
  • Weight: 215g.
  • Diameter: 63mm
  • Length: 47mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.14m
  • Max Magnification:1x

Pentax smc DA 35mm F2.8 Macro Limited

Pentax 35mm F2.4 AL Top Features

  • 35mm Focal Range
  • F2.4 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 49mm
  • Max Format:
  • Pentax KAF Mount
  • Weight: 124g.
  • Diameter: 63mm
  • Length: 45mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.3m
  • Max Magnification:0.17x

Pentax smc DA 35mm F2.4 AL

Our Winner: Pentax smc DA 35mm F2.8 Macro Limited over Pentax smc DA 35mm F2.4 AL

Diaphgragm Blades 9 vs 6
Distance Scale Yes vs No
Depth-of-Field Scale Yes vs No
Minimum Focus Distance 0.14m vs 0.3m
Max Magnification 1x vs 0.17x

Pros Of Pentax smc DA 35mm F2.4 AL over Pentax smc DA 35mm F2.8 Macro Limited
Max Aperture – Wide 2.4 vs 2.8
Max Aperture – Tele 2.4 vs 2.8
Weight 124g vs 215g
Length 45mm vs 47mm

Pentax 35mm F2.8 Macro L vs Pentax 35mm F2.4 AL Specs Table

General Pentax 35mm F2.8 Macro L Pentax 35mm F2.4 AL
Brand Pentax Pentax
Lens Type Prime Prime
Price CHECK PRICE CHECK PRICE
Lens Type Macro Prime Standard Prime
Lens Mount Pentax KAF Pentax KAF
Max Format APS-C / DX APS-C / DX
Focal Range 35mm 35mm
Image Stabilization No No
Colour Black Unknown
Zoom Method No Zoom No Zoom
Power Zoom No No
Zoom Lock No No
Zoom Ratio 1.0X 1.0X
Aperture
Max Aperture F2.8 F2.4
Min Aperture F22.0 F22.0
Aperture Ring No No
Diaphragm Blades 9 6
Optics
Optical Elements 9 6
Optical Groups 8 5
Special Elements unknown 1 hybrid aspherical element
Focusing
Min Focus Distance 0.14m 0.3m
Max Magnification 1X 0.17X
Autofocus Yes Yes
AF Motor Type Screw drive from camera Screw drive from camera
Full Time Manual Yes Yes
Focus Method Extending front Unknown
Distance Scale Yes No
DoF Scale Yes No
Distance Scale Yes No
Focus Distance Limiter Unknown Unknown
Physical Specs
Weight 215g 124g
Diameter 63mm 63mm
Length 47mm 45mm
Materials aluminium barrel Plastic barrel, plastic mount
Weather Sealing Unknown Unknown
Filter Thread 49mm 49mm
Filter Notes
Hood Supplied Yes No
Hood Code built-in retractable hood Unknown
Tripod Collar No No
Optional Accessories Lens hoods: PH-SA49 or RH-RC49 Lens case: S70-70
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