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Samyang 16mm f2.0 ED AS UMC CS vs Olympus M.Zuiko Digital 17mm f1.8

Looking to find more information regarding these two camera lenses? Check out our side by side comparison of the Samyang 16mm f2.0 ED AS UMC CS vs Olympus M.Zuiko Digital 17mm f1.8to review specs, pros and cons, and which is right for you.

Samyang 16mm f2.0 Top Features

  • 16mm Focal Range
  • F2.0 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 77mm
  • Max Format: APS-C / DX
  • Micro Four Thirds Mount
  • Weight: 583g.
  • Diameter: 83mm
  • Length: 89mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.2m

Samyang 16mm f2.0 ED AS UMC CS

Olympus M 17mm f1.8 Top Features

  • 17mm Focal Range
  • F1.8 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 46mm
  • Max Format:
  • Micro Four Thirds Mount
  • Weight: 120g.
  • Diameter: 58mm
  • Length: 36mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.25m
  • Max Magnification:0.08x

Olympus M.Zuiko Digital 17mm f1.8

Our Winner: Samyang 16mm f2.0 ED AS UMC CS over Olympus M.Zuiko Digital 17mm f1.8

Focal Length – Wide 16mm vs 17mm
Diaphgragm Blades 8 vs 7
Aperture Ring Yes vs No
Max Sensor Coverage APS-C / DX vs FourThirds
Minimum Focus Distance 0.2m vs 0.25m

Pros Of Olympus M.Zuiko Digital 17mm f1.8 over Samyang 16mm f2.0 ED AS UMC CS
Focal Length – Tele 17mm vs 16mm
Max Aperture – Wide 1.8 vs 2
Max Aperture – Tele 1.8 vs 2
Autofocus Yes vs No
Depth-of-Field Scale Yes vs No
Weight 120g vs 583g
Diameter 58mm vs 83mm
Length 36mm vs 89mm
Filter Thread 46mm vs 77mm
Max Magnification 0.08x vs x

Cons Of Samyang 16mm f2.0 ED AS UMC CS and Olympus M.Zuiko Digital 17mm f1.8
Image Stabilization No vs No
Weather Sealing No vs No

Samyang 16mm f2.0 vs Olympus M 17mm f1.8 All Features

General Samyang 16mm f2.0 Olympus M 17mm f1.8
Brand Samyang Olympus
Lens Type Prime Prime
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Lens Type Wideangle Prime Wideangle Prime
Lens Mount Micro Four Thirds Micro Four Thirds
Max Format APS-C / DX FourThirds
Focal Range 16mm 17mm
Image Stabilization No No
Colour Unknown Silver, black
Zoom Method No Zoom No Zoom
Power Zoom No No
Zoom Lock No No
Zoom Ratio 1.0X 1.0X
Aperture
Max Aperture F2.0 F1.8
Min Aperture F22.0 F22.0
Aperture Ring Yes No
Diaphragm Blades 8 7
Optics
Optical Elements 13 9
Optical Groups 11 6
Special Elements 1 ED glass element, 1 aspheric element, 1 hybrid aspheric element 2 Aspherical, HR glass element
Focusing
Min Focus Distance 0.2m 0.25m
Max Magnification unknown 0.08X
Autofocus No Yes
AF Motor Type None Micromotor
Full Time Manual N/A Yes
Focus Method Unknown Internal
Distance Scale Yes Yes
DoF Scale No Yes
Distance Scale Yes Yes
Focus Distance Limiter Unknown Unknown
Physical Specs
Weight 583g 120g
Diameter 83mm 58mm
Length 89mm 36mm
Materials Metal barrel, metal mount Unknown
Weather Sealing Unknown Unknown
Filter Thread 77mm 46mm
Filter Notes
Hood Supplied Yes Unknown
Hood Code Unknown Unknown
Tripod Collar No No
Optional Accessories
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