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Samyang 85mm F1.4 Aspherical IF vs Canon EF 85mm f1.2L II USM

Looking to find more information regarding these two camera lenses? Check out our side by side comparison of the Samyang 85mm F1.4 Aspherical IF vs Canon EF 85mm f1.2L II USMto review specs, pros and cons, and which is right for you.

Samyang 85mm F1.4 Top Features

  • 85mm Focal Range
  • F1.4 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 72mm
  • Max Format: 35mm FF
  • Canon EF Mount
  • Weight: 539g.
  • Diameter: 78mm
  • Length: 75mm
  • Min Focus Distance:1m

Samyang 85mm F1.4 Aspherical IF

Canon 85mm f1.2L II USM Top Features

  • 85mm Focal Range
  • F1.2 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 72mm
  • Max Format:
  • Canon EF Mount
  • Weight: 1025g.
  • Diameter: 92mm
  • Length: 84mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.95m
  • Max Magnification:0.11x

Canon EF 85mm f1.2L II USM

Our Winner: Samyang 85mm F1.4 Aspherical IF over Canon EF 85mm f1.2L II USM

Aperture Ring Yes vs No
Weight 539g vs 1025g
Diameter 78mm vs 92mm
Length 75mm vs 84mm

Pros Of Canon EF 85mm f1.2L II USM over Samyang 85mm F1.4 Aspherical IF
Max Aperture – Wide 1.2 vs 1.4
Max Aperture – Tele 1.2 vs 1.4
Diaphgragm Blades 8 vs
Autofocus Yes vs No
Depth-of-Field Scale Yes vs No
Minimum Focus Distance 0.95m vs 1m
Max Magnification 0.11x vs x

Cons Of Samyang 85mm F1.4 Aspherical IF and Canon EF 85mm f1.2L II USM
Image Stabilization No vs No
Weather Sealing No vs No

Samyang 85mm F1.4 vs Canon 85mm f1.2L II USM All Features

General Samyang 85mm F1.4 Canon 85mm f1.2L II USM
Brand Samyang Canon
Lens Type Prime Prime
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Lens Type Telephoto Prime Telephoto Prime
Lens Mount Canon EF Canon EF
Max Format 35mm FF 35mm FF
Focal Range 85mm 85mm
Image Stabilization No No
Colour Unknown Black
Zoom Method No Zoom No Zoom
Power Zoom No No
Zoom Lock No No
Zoom Ratio 1.0X 1.0X
Aperture
Max Aperture F1.4 F1.2
Min Aperture F22.0 F16.0
Aperture Ring Yes No
Diaphragm Blades unknown 8
Optics
Optical Elements 9 8
Optical Groups 7 7
Special Elements 1 aspherical element Super Spectra coatings
Focusing
Min Focus Distance 1m 0.95m
Max Magnification unknown 0.11X
Autofocus No Yes
AF Motor Type None Ring-type ultrasonic
Full Time Manual N/A Yes
Focus Method Unknown Unit
Distance Scale Yes Yes
DoF Scale No Yes
Distance Scale Yes Yes
Focus Distance Limiter Unknown Unknown
Physical Specs
Weight 539g 1025g
Diameter 78mm 92mm
Length 75mm 84mm
Materials Unknown Metal barrel, metal mount
Weather Sealing No No
Filter Thread 72mm 72mm
Filter Notes
Hood Supplied Unknown Yes
Hood Code Unknown ES-79 II
Tripod Collar No No
Optional Accessories Soft Case LP1219
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