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Schneider PC-TS Macro-Symmar 4.590 HM vs Sony 100mm F2.8 Macro

Looking to find more information regarding these two camera lenses? Check out our side by side comparison of the Schneider PC-TS Macro-Symmar 4.590 HM vs Sony 100mm F2.8 Macroto review specs, pros and cons, and which is right for you.

Schneider PC-TS 4.5/90 Top Features

  • 90mm Focal Range
  • F4.5 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 95mm
  • Max Format: 35mm FF
  • Sony Alpha Mount
  • Weight: 1110g.
  • Diameter: 108mm
  • Length: 139mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.57m
  • Max Magnification:0.25x

Schneider PC-TS Macro-Symmar 4.590 HM

Sony 100mm F2.8 Macro Top Features

  • 100mm Focal Range
  • F2.8 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 55mm
  • Max Format:
  • Sony Alpha Mount
  • Weight: 505g.
  • Diameter: 75mm
  • Length: 99mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.35m
  • Max Magnification:1x

Sony 100mm F2.8 Macro

Our Winner: Schneider PC-TS Macro-Symmar 4.590 HM over Sony 100mm F2.8 Macro

Focal Length – Wide 90mm vs 100mm
Aperture Ring Yes vs No

Pros Of Sony 100mm F2.8 Macro over Schneider PC-TS Macro-Symmar 4.590 HM
Focal Length – Tele 100mm vs 90mm
Max Aperture – Wide 2.8 vs 4.5
Max Aperture – Tele 2.8 vs 4.5
Diaphgragm Blades 9 vs
Autofocus Yes vs No
Depth-of-Field Scale Yes vs No
Weight 505g vs 1110g
Diameter 75mm vs 108mm
Length 99mm vs 139mm
Filter Thread 55mm vs 95mm
Minimum Focus Distance 0.35m vs 0.57m
Max Magnification 1x vs 0.25x

Cons Of Schneider PC-TS Macro-Symmar 4.590 HM and Sony 100mm F2.8 Macro
Image Stabilization No vs No
Weather Sealing No vs No

Schneider PC-TS 4.5/90 vs Sony 100mm F2.8 Macro All Features

General Schneider PC-TS 4.5/90 Sony 100mm F2.8 Macro
Brand Schneider Sony
Lens Type Prime Prime
Lens Type Perspective Control Prime Macro Prime
Lens Mount Sony Alpha Sony Alpha
Max Format 35mm FF 35mm FF
Focal Range 90mm 100mm
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
Max Aperture F4.5 F2.8
Min Aperture F32.0 F32.0
Aperture Ring Yes No
Diaphragm Blades unknown 9
Optical Elements 6 8
Optical Groups 4 8
Special Elements unknown unknown
Min Focus Distance 0.57m 0.35m
Max Magnification 0.25X 1X
Autofocus No Yes
AF Motor Type None Screw drive from camera
Full Time Manual N/A
Focus Method Unknown Extending front
Distance Scale Yes Yes
DoF Scale No Yes
Distance Scale Yes Yes
Focus Distance Limiter Unknown Unknown
Physical Specs
Weight 1110g 505g
Diameter 108mm 75mm
Length 139mm 99mm
Materials Unknown Unknown
Weather Sealing Unknown Unknown
Filter Thread 95mm 55mm
Filter Notes
Hood Supplied No Yes
Hood Code Integrated hood (recessed lens) Unknown
Tripod Collar Yes No
Optional Accessories
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