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Sigma 10-20mm F4-5.6 EX DC HSM vs Sigma 8-16mm F4.5-5.6 DC HSM

Looking to find more information regarding these two camera lenses? Check out our side by side comparison of the Sigma 10-20mm F4-5.6 EX DC HSM vs Sigma 8-16mm F4.5-5.6 DC HSMto review specs, pros and cons, and which is right for you.

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: APS-C / DX
  • Sigma SA 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

Sigma 8-16mm F4.5-5.6 DC HSM Top Features

  • 8-16mm Focal Range
  • F4.5 – F5.6 Max Aperture
  • Max Format:
  • Sigma SA Mount
  • Weight: 555g.
  • Diameter: 75mm
  • Length: 106mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.24m
  • Max Magnification:0.13x

Sigma 8-16mm F4.5-5.6 DC HSM

Our Winner: Sigma 10-20mm F4-5.6 EX DC HSM over Sigma 8-16mm F4.5-5.6 DC HSM

Focal Length – Tele 20mm vs 16mm
Max Aperture – Wide 4 vs 4.5
Depth-of-Field Scale Yes vs No
Weight 470g vs 555g
Length 81mm vs 106mm
Max Magnification 0.15x vs 0.13x

Pros Of Sigma 8-16mm F4.5-5.6 DC HSM over Sigma 10-20mm F4-5.6 EX DC HSM
Focal Length – Wide 8mm vs 10mm
Diaphgragm Blades 7 vs 6
Internal Zoom Yes vs No
Diameter 75mm vs 84mm

Cons Of Sigma 10-20mm F4-5.6 EX DC HSM and Sigma 8-16mm F4.5-5.6 DC HSM
Image Stabilization No vs No
Weather Sealing No vs No

Sigma 10-20mm F4-5.6 EX DC HSM vs Sigma 8-16mm F4.5-5.6 DC HSM All Features

General Sigma 10-20mm F4-5.6 EX DC HSM Sigma 8-16mm F4.5-5.6 DC HSM
Brand Sigma Sigma
Lens Type Zoom Zoom
Price CHECK PRICE CHECK PRICE
Lens Type Wideangle Zoom Wideangle Zoom
Lens Mount Sigma SA Sigma SA
Max Format APS-C / DX APS-C / DX
Focal Range 10-20mm 8-16mm
Image Stabilization No No
Colour Black Unknown
Zoom Method Rotary (extending) Rotary (internal)
Power Zoom No
Zoom Lock
Zoom Ratio 2.0X 2.0X
Aperture
Max Aperture F4.0 – F5.6 F4.5 – F5.6
Min Aperture F22.0 – F32.0 F22.0
Aperture Ring No No
Diaphragm Blades 6 7
Optics
Optical Elements 14 15
Optical Groups 10 11
Special Elements 3 SLD glass elements 2 hybrid aspherical elements 1 glass mold aspherical element Four FLD glass elements 1 SLD glass element 2 glass mold aspherical elements 1 hybrid aspherical element
Focusing
Min Focus Distance 0.24m 0.24m
Max Magnification 0.15X 0.13X
Autofocus Yes Yes
AF Motor Type Ring-type ultrasonic Ring-type ultrasonic
Full Time Manual Yes Yes
Focus Method Internal Internal
Distance Scale Yes Yes
DoF Scale Yes No
Distance Scale Yes Yes
Focus Distance Limiter Unknown Unknown
Physical Specs
Weight 470g 555g
Diameter 84mm 75mm
Length 81mm 106mm
Materials metal mount Unknown
Weather Sealing Unknown No
Filter Thread 77mm Unknown
Filter Notes does not rotate on focus Filters cannot be attached to this lens
Hood Supplied Yes Yes
Hood Code Unknown Built-in
Tripod Collar No No
Optional Accessories
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