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Sigma 70-300mm F4-5.6 DG Macro vs Sigma 70-300mm F4-5.6 APO DG Macro

Looking to find more information regarding these two camera lenses? Check out our side by side comparison of the Sigma 70-300mm F4-5.6 DG Macro vs Sigma 70-300mm F4-5.6 APO DG Macroto review specs, pros and cons, and which is right for you.

Sigma 70-300mm F4-5.6 DG Top Features

  • 70-300mm Focal Range
  • F4.0 – F5.6 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 58mm
  • Max Format: 35mm FF
  • Sony Alpha Mount
  • Weight: 550g.
  • Diameter: 77mm
  • Length: 122mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.95m
  • Max Magnification:0.5x

Sigma 70-300mm F4-5.6 DG Macro

Sigma 70-300mm F4-5.6 DG Top Features

  • 70-300mm Focal Range
  • F4.0 – F5.6 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 58mm
  • Max Format:
  • Sony Alpha Mount
  • Weight: 550g.
  • Diameter: 77mm
  • Length: 122mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.95m
  • Max Magnification:0.5x

Sigma 70-300mm F4-5.6 APO DG Macro

Our Winner: Sigma 70-300mm F4-5.6 DG Macro over Sigma 70-300mm F4-5.6 APO DG Macro

Pros Of Sigma 70-300mm F4-5.6 APO DG Macro over Sigma 70-300mm F4-5.6 DG Macro

Cons Of Sigma 70-300mm F4-5.6 DG Macro and Sigma 70-300mm F4-5.6 APO DG Macro
Image Stabilization No vs No
Extending while Focusing Yes vs Yes
Internal Zoom No vs No
Weather Sealing No vs No

Sigma 70-300mm F4-5.6 DG vs Sigma 70-300mm F4-5.6 DG All Features

General Sigma 70-300mm F4-5.6 DG Sigma 70-300mm F4-5.6 DG
Brand Sigma Sigma
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 70-300mm 70-300mm
Image Stabilization No No
Colour Unknown Unknown
Zoom Method Rotary (extending) Rotary (extending)
Power Zoom
Zoom Lock
Zoom Ratio 4.3X 4.3X
Aperture
Max Aperture F4.0 – F5.6 F4.0 – F5.6
Min Aperture F22.0 – F32.0 F22.0 – F32.0
Aperture Ring No No
Diaphragm Blades 9 9
Optics
Optical Elements 14 14
Optical Groups 10 10
Special Elements 1 SLD glass element 3 SLD glass elements
Focusing
Min Focus Distance 0.95m 0.95m
Max Magnification 0.5X 0.5X
Autofocus Yes Yes
AF Motor Type Micromotor Micromotor
Full Time Manual No No
Focus Method Extending front Extending front
Distance Scale Yes Yes
DoF Scale Yes Yes
Distance Scale Yes Yes
Focus Distance Limiter Unknown Unknown
Physical Specs
Weight 550g 550g
Diameter 77mm 77mm
Length 122mm 122mm
Materials Metal mount Metal mount
Weather Sealing No No
Filter Thread 58mm 58mm
Filter Notes rotates on focusing rotates on focusing
Hood Supplied Yes Yes
Hood Code Unknown Unknown
Tripod Collar No No
Optional Accessories
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