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Sigma 30mm F1.4 DC HSM vs Nikon AF Nikkor 28mm f2.8D

Looking to find more information regarding these two camera lenses? Check out our side by side comparison of the Sigma 30mm F1.4 DC HSM vs Nikon AF Nikkor 28mm f2.8Dto review specs, pros and cons, and which is right for you.

Sigma 30mm F1.4 DC HSM Top Features

  • 30mm Focal Range
  • F1.4 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 62mm
  • Max Format: APS-C / DX
  • Nikon F (DX) Mount
  • Weight: 435g.
  • Diameter: 74mm
  • Length: 63mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.3m
  • Max Magnification:0.15x

Sigma 30mm F1.4 DC HSM

Nikon 28mm f2.8D Top Features

  • 28mm Focal Range
  • F2.8 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 52mm
  • Max Format:
  • Nikon F (FX) Mount
  • Weight: 205g.
  • Diameter: 65mm
  • Length: 45mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.25m

Nikon AF Nikkor 28mm f2.8D

Our Winner: Sigma 30mm F1.4 DC HSM over Nikon AF Nikkor 28mm f2.8D

Focal Length – Tele 30mm vs 28mm
Max Aperture – Wide 1.4 vs 2.8
Max Aperture – Tele 1.4 vs 2.8
Diaphgragm Blades 9 vs 7
Max Magnification 0.15x vs x

Pros Of Nikon AF Nikkor 28mm f2.8D over Sigma 30mm F1.4 DC HSM
Focal Length – Wide 28mm vs 30mm
Depth-of-Field Scale Yes vs No
Aperture Ring Yes vs No
Max Sensor Coverage 35mm FF vs APS-C / DX
Weight 205g vs 435g
Diameter 65mm vs 74mm
Length 45mm vs 63mm
Filter Thread 52mm vs 62mm
Minimum Focus Distance 0.25m vs 0.3m

Cons Of Sigma 30mm F1.4 DC HSM and Nikon AF Nikkor 28mm f2.8D
Image Stabilization No vs No
Weather Sealing No vs No

Sigma 30mm F1.4 DC HSM vs Nikon 28mm f2.8D All Features

General Sigma 30mm F1.4 DC HSM Nikon 28mm f2.8D
Brand Sigma Nikon
Lens Type Prime Prime
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Lens Type Standard Prime Wideangle Prime
Lens Mount Nikon F (DX) Nikon F (FX)
Max Format APS-C / DX 35mm FF
Focal Range 30mm 28mm
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 F2.8
Min Aperture F16.0 F22.0
Aperture Ring No Yes
Diaphragm Blades 9 7
Optics
Optical Elements 9 6
Optical Groups 8 6
Special Elements 1 aspherical element unknown
Focusing
Min Focus Distance 0.3m 0.25m
Max Magnification 0.15X unknown
Autofocus Yes Yes
AF Motor Type Ultrasonic Screw drive from camera
Full Time Manual Yes
Focus Method Unknown Unknown
Distance Scale Yes Yes
DoF Scale No Yes
Distance Scale Yes Yes
Focus Distance Limiter Unknown Unknown
Physical Specs
Weight 435g 205g
Diameter 74mm 65mm
Length 63mm 45mm
Materials Unknown Plastic barrel, metal mount
Weather Sealing No No
Filter Thread 62mm 52mm
Filter Notes
Hood Supplied Yes No
Hood Code LH686-01 HN-2
Tripod Collar No No
Optional Accessories Lens case CL-0715
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