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Sigma 70-300mm F4-5.6 DG OS vs Canon EF 70-300mm f4.5-5.6 DO IS USM

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 OS vs Canon EF 70-300mm f4.5-5.6 DO IS USMto review specs, pros and cons, and which is right for you.

Sigma 70-300mm F4-5.6 DG OS Top Features

  • 70-300mm Focal Range
  • F4.0 – F5.6 Max Aperture
  • Image Stabilization
  • Filter Thread: 58mm
  • Max Format: 35mm FF
  • Canon EF Mount
  • Weight: 610g.
  • Diameter: 77mm
  • Length: 126mm
  • Min Focus Distance:1.5m
  • Max Magnification:0.26x

Sigma 70-300mm F4-5.6 DG OS

Canon 70-300mm f4.5-5.6 DO IS USM Top Features

  • 70-300mm Focal Range
  • F4.5 – F5.6 Max Aperture
  • Image Stabilization
  • Filter Thread: 58mm
  • Max Format:
  • Canon EF Mount
  • Weight: 720g.
  • Diameter: 82mm
  • Length: 100mm
  • Min Focus Distance:1.4m
  • Max Magnification:0.06x

Canon EF 70-300mm f4.5-5.6 DO IS USM

Our Winner: Sigma 70-300mm F4-5.6 DG OS over Canon EF 70-300mm f4.5-5.6 DO IS USM

Max Aperture – Wide 4 vs 4.5
Diaphgragm Blades 9 vs 6
Weight 610g vs 720g
Diameter 77mm vs 82mm
Max Magnification 0.26x vs 0.06x

Pros Of Canon EF 70-300mm f4.5-5.6 DO IS USM over Sigma 70-300mm F4-5.6 DG OS
Length 100mm vs 126mm
Minimum Focus Distance 1.4m vs 1.5m

Cons Of Sigma 70-300mm F4-5.6 DG OS and Canon EF 70-300mm f4.5-5.6 DO IS USM
Internal Zoom No vs No
Weather Sealing No vs No

Sigma 70-300mm F4-5.6 DG OS vs Canon 70-300mm f4.5-5.6 DO IS USM All Features

General Sigma 70-300mm F4-5.6 DG OS Canon 70-300mm f4.5-5.6 DO IS USM
Brand Sigma Canon
Lens Type Zoom Zoom
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Lens Type Telephoto Zoom Telephoto Zoom
Lens Mount Canon EF Canon EF
Max Format 35mm FF 35mm FF
Focal Range 70-300mm 70-300mm
Image Stabilization Yes Yes
Colour Unknown Black
Zoom Method Rotary (extending) Rotary (extending)
Power Zoom No
Zoom Lock Yes
Zoom Ratio 4.3X 4.3X
Aperture
Max Aperture F4.0 – F5.6 F4.5 – F5.6
Min Aperture F22.0 – F32.0 F32.0 – F38.0
Aperture Ring No No
Diaphragm Blades 9 6
Optics
Optical Elements 16 18
Optical Groups 11 12
Special Elements 1 SLD glass element 3 layer DO element lead free glass
Focusing
Min Focus Distance 1.5m 1.4m
Max Magnification 0.26X 0.06X
Autofocus Yes Yes
AF Motor Type Micromotor Ring-type ultrasonic
Full Time Manual No Yes
Focus Method Extending front Rear
Distance Scale Yes Yes
DoF Scale Yes Yes
Distance Scale Yes Yes
Focus Distance Limiter Unknown Unknown
Physical Specs
Weight 610g 720g
Diameter 77mm 82mm
Length 126mm 100mm
Materials Unknown Plastic barrel, metal mount
Weather Sealing No No
Filter Thread 58mm 58mm
Filter Notes rotates on focusing
Hood Supplied Yes Unknown
Hood Code Unknown ET-65B
Tripod Collar No No
Optional Accessories Soft Case LP1116
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