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Sigma 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG Macro HSM II vs Tamron SP 70-200mm F2.8 Di VC USD

Looking to find more information regarding these two camera lenses? Check out our side by side comparison of the Sigma 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG Macro HSM II vs Tamron SP 70-200mm F2.8 Di VC USDto review specs, pros and cons, and which is right for you.

Sigma 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG HSM II Top Features

  • 70-200mm Focal Range
  • F2.8 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 77mm
  • Max Format: 35mm FF
  • Sony Alpha Mount
  • Weight: 1390g.
  • Diameter: 87mm
  • Length: 184mm
  • Min Focus Distance:1m
  • Max Magnification:0.28x

Sigma 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG Macro HSM II

Tamron 70-200mm f2.8 VC USD Top Features

  • 70-200mm Focal Range
  • F2.8 Max Aperture
  • Image Stabilization
  • Weather Sealed
  • Filter Thread: 77mm
  • Max Format:
  • Sony Alpha Mount
  • Weight: 1470g.
  • Diameter: 86mm
  • Length: 197mm
  • Min Focus Distance:1.3m
  • Max Magnification:0.13x

Tamron SP 70-200mm F2.8 Di VC USD

Our Winner: Sigma 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG Macro HSM II over Tamron SP 70-200mm F2.8 Di VC USD

Weight 1390g vs 1470g
Length 184mm vs 197mm
Minimum Focus Distance 1m vs 1.3m
Max Magnification 0.28x vs 0.13x

Pros Of Tamron SP 70-200mm F2.8 Di VC USD over Sigma 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG Macro HSM II
Image Stabilization Yes vs No
Diameter 86mm vs 87mm
Weather Sealing Yes vs No

Sigma 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG HSM II vs Tamron 70-200mm f2.8 VC USD Specs Table

General Sigma 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG HSM II Tamron 70-200mm f2.8 VC USD
Brand Sigma Tamron
Lens Type Zoom Zoom
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Lens Type Telephoto Zoom Telephoto Zoom
Lens Mount Sony Alpha Sony Alpha
Max Format 35mm FF 35mm FF
Focal Range 70-200mm 70-200mm
Image Stabilization No Yes
Colour Black Black
Zoom Method Rotary (internal) Rotary (internal)
Power Zoom No
Zoom Lock No Unknown
Zoom Ratio 2.9X 2.9X
Aperture
Max Aperture F2.8 F2.8
Min Aperture F22.0 F32.0
Aperture Ring No No
Diaphragm Blades 9 9
Optics
Optical Elements 18 23
Optical Groups 15 17
Special Elements 2 ELD elements 2 SLD elements unknown
Focusing
Min Focus Distance 1m 1.3m
Max Magnification 0.28X 0.13X
Autofocus Yes Yes
AF Motor Type Ring-type ultrasonic Ultrasonic
Full Time Manual Yes Yes
Focus Method Internal Internal
Distance Scale Yes Yes
DoF Scale Yes Unknown
Distance Scale Yes Yes
Focus Distance Limiter Unknown Unknown
Physical Specs
Weight 1390g 1470g
Diameter 87mm 86mm
Length 184mm 197mm
Materials metal mount Unknown
Weather Sealing No Yes
Filter Thread 77mm 77mm
Filter Notes does not rotate on focus
Hood Supplied Yes Yes
Hood Code Unknown Unknown
Tripod Collar Yes Yes
Optional Accessories
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