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Sigma 18-35mm F1.8 DC HSM vs Tokina AT-X 16-28mm f2.8 Pro FX

Looking to find more information regarding these two camera lenses? Check out our side by side comparison of the Sigma 18-35mm F1.8 DC HSM vs Tokina AT-X 16-28mm f2.8 Pro FXto review specs, pros and cons, and which is right for you.

Sigma 18-35mm F1.8 DC HSM Top Features

  • 18-35mm Focal Range
  • F1.8 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 72mm
  • Max Format: APS-C / DX
  • Canon EF Mount
  • Weight: 810g.
  • Diameter: 78mm
  • Length: 121mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.28m
  • Max Magnification:0.23x

Sigma 18-35mm F1.8 DC HSM

Tokina 16-28mm f2.8 Pro FX Top Features

  • 16-28mm Focal Range
  • F2.8 Max Aperture
  • Max Format:
  • Canon EF Mount
  • Weight: 950g.
  • Diameter: 90mm
  • Length: 133mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.28m
  • Max Magnification:0.19x

Tokina AT-X 16-28mm f2.8 Pro FX

Our Winner: Sigma 18-35mm F1.8 DC HSM over Tokina AT-X 16-28mm f2.8 Pro FX

Focal Length – Tele 35mm vs 28mm
Optical Zoom 1.90x vs 1.80x
Max Aperture – Wide 1.8 vs 2.8
Max Aperture – Tele 1.8 vs 2.8
Diaphgragm Blades 9 vs
Weight 810g vs 950g
Diameter 78mm vs 90mm
Length 121mm vs 133mm
Max Magnification 0.23x vs 0.19x

Pros Of Tokina AT-X 16-28mm f2.8 Pro FX over Sigma 18-35mm F1.8 DC HSM
Focal Length – Wide 16mm vs 18mm
Max Sensor Coverage 35mm FF vs APS-C / DX

Cons Of Sigma 18-35mm F1.8 DC HSM and Tokina AT-X 16-28mm f2.8 Pro FX
Image Stabilization No vs No
Weather Sealing No vs No

Sigma 18-35mm F1.8 DC HSM vs Tokina 16-28mm f2.8 Pro FX All Features

General Sigma 18-35mm F1.8 DC HSM Tokina 16-28mm f2.8 Pro FX
Brand Sigma Tokina
Lens Type Zoom Zoom
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Lens Type Standard Zoom Wideangle Zoom
Lens Mount Canon EF Canon EF
Max Format APS-C / DX 35mm FF
Focal Range 18-35mm 16-28mm
Image Stabilization No No
Colour Unknown Unknown
Zoom Method Rotary (internal) Rotary (internal)
Power Zoom
Zoom Lock
Zoom Ratio 1.9X 1.8X
Aperture
Max Aperture F1.8 F2.8
Min Aperture F16.0 F22.0
Aperture Ring No No
Diaphragm Blades 9 unknown
Optics
Optical Elements 17 15
Optical Groups 12 13
Special Elements 5 SLD glass elements, 4 glassmold aspherical elements 3 aspherical elements 3 SD glass elements
Focusing
Min Focus Distance 0.28m 0.28m
Max Magnification 0.23X 0.19X
Autofocus Yes Yes
AF Motor Type Ring-type ultrasonic Micromotor
Full Time Manual Yes
Focus Method Internal Internal
Distance Scale Yes Yes
DoF Scale No No
Distance Scale Yes Yes
Focus Distance Limiter Unknown Unknown
Physical Specs
Weight 810g 950g
Diameter 78mm 90mm
Length 121mm 133mm
Materials Unknown Unknown
Weather Sealing Unknown Unknown
Filter Thread 72mm Unknown
Filter Notes Filters cannot be attached to this lens
Hood Supplied Yes Yes
Hood Code LH780-03 Built-in
Tripod Collar No No
Optional Accessories
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