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Sigma 12-24mm F4.5-5.6 EX DG Aspherical HSM vs Sigma 12-24mm F4.5-5.6 II DG HSM

Looking to find more information regarding these two camera lenses? Check out our side by side comparison of the Sigma 12-24mm F4.5-5.6 EX DG Aspherical HSM vs Sigma 12-24mm F4.5-5.6 II DG HSMto review specs, pros and cons, and which is right for you.

Sigma 12-24mm F4.5-5.6 EX DG HSM Top Features

  • 12-24mm Focal Range
  • F4.5 – F5.6 Max Aperture
  • Max Format: 35mm FF
  • Canon EF Mount
  • Weight: 600g.
  • Diameter: 87mm
  • Length: 103mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.28m
  • Max Magnification:0.14x

Sigma 12-24mm F4.5-5.6 EX DG Aspherical HSM

Sigma 12-24mm F4.5-5.6 II DG HSM Top Features

  • 12-24mm Focal Range
  • F4.5 – F5.6 Max Aperture
  • Weather Sealed
  • Max Format:
  • Canon EF Mount
  • Weight: 670g.
  • Diameter: 87mm
  • Length: 120mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.28m
  • Max Magnification:0.16x

Sigma 12-24mm F4.5-5.6 II DG HSM

Our Winner: Sigma 12-24mm F4.5-5.6 EX DG Aspherical HSM over Sigma 12-24mm F4.5-5.6 II DG HSM

Diaphgragm Blades 6 vs 5
Depth-of-Field Scale Yes vs No
Weight 600g vs 670g
Length 103mm vs 120mm

Pros Of Sigma 12-24mm F4.5-5.6 II DG HSM over Sigma 12-24mm F4.5-5.6 EX DG Aspherical HSM
Weather Sealing Yes vs No
Max Magnification 0.16x vs 0.14x

Cons Of Sigma 12-24mm F4.5-5.6 EX DG Aspherical HSM and Sigma 12-24mm F4.5-5.6 II DG HSM
Image Stabilization No vs No

Sigma 12-24mm F4.5-5.6 EX DG HSM vs Sigma 12-24mm F4.5-5.6 II DG HSM All Features

General Sigma 12-24mm F4.5-5.6 EX DG HSM Sigma 12-24mm F4.5-5.6 II DG HSM
Brand Sigma Sigma
Lens Type Zoom Zoom
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Lens Type Wideangle Zoom Wideangle Zoom
Lens Mount Canon EF Canon EF
Max Format 35mm FF 35mm FF
Focal Range 12-24mm 12-24mm
Image Stabilization No No
Colour Unknown Unknown
Zoom Method Rotary (internal) Rotary (internal)
Power Zoom No
Zoom Lock No
Zoom Ratio 2.0X 2.0X
Aperture
Max Aperture F4.5 – F5.6 F4.5 – F5.6
Min Aperture F22.0 F22.0
Aperture Ring No No
Diaphragm Blades 6 5
Optics
Optical Elements 16 17
Optical Groups 12 13
Special Elements Four SLD glass elements Three aspherical elements 4 FLD glass elements 1 SLD glass element 3 glass mold aspherical elements 1 hybrid aspherical element
Focusing
Min Focus Distance 0.28m 0.28m
Max Magnification 0.14X 0.16X
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 600g 670g
Diameter 87mm 87mm
Length 103mm 120mm
Materials Unknown Unknown
Weather Sealing No Yes
Filter Thread Unknown Unknown
Filter Notes Filters cannot be attached to this lens Filters cannot be attached to this lens
Hood Supplied Yes Yes
Hood Code Built-in Built-in
Tripod Collar No No
Optional Accessories
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