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Sigma 70mm F2.8 EX DG Macro vs Pentax HD DA 70mm F2.4 AL Limited

Looking to find more information regarding these two camera lenses? Check out our side by side comparison of the Sigma 70mm F2.8 EX DG Macro vs HD Pentax DA 70mm F2.4 AL Limitedto review specs, pros and cons, and which is right for you.

Sigma 70mm F2.8 EX DG Macro Top Features

  • 70mm Focal Range
  • F2.8 Max Aperture
  • Max Format: 35mm FF
  • Pentax KAF Mount
  • Weight: 527g.
  • Diameter: 76mm
  • Length: 95mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.25m
  • Max Magnification:1x

Sigma 70mm F2.8 EX DG Macro

Pentax 70mm F2.4 AL L Top Features

  • 70mm Focal Range
  • F2.4 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 49mm
  • Max Format:
  • Pentax KAF Mount
  • Weight: 147g.
  • Diameter: 63mm
  • Length: 26mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.7m
  • Max Magnification:0.12x

HD Pentax DA 70mm F2.4 AL Limited

Our Winner: Sigma 70mm F2.8 EX DG Macro over HD Pentax DA 70mm F2.4 AL Limited

Aperture Ring Yes vs No
Max Sensor Coverage 35mm FF vs APS-C / DX
Minimum Focus Distance 0.25m vs 0.7m
Max Magnification 1x vs 0.12x

Pros Of HD Pentax DA 70mm F2.4 AL Limited over Sigma 70mm F2.8 EX DG Macro
Max Aperture – Wide 2.4 vs 2.8
Max Aperture – Tele 2.4 vs 2.8
Weight 147g vs 527g
Diameter 63mm vs 76mm
Length 26mm vs 95mm

Cons Of Sigma 70mm F2.8 EX DG Macro and HD Pentax DA 70mm F2.4 AL Limited
Image Stabilization No vs No
Weather Sealing No vs No

Sigma 70mm F2.8 EX DG Macro vs Pentax 70mm F2.4 AL L All Features

General Sigma 70mm F2.8 EX DG Macro Pentax 70mm F2.4 AL L
Brand Sigma Pentax
Lens Type Prime Prime
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Lens Type Macro Prime Standard Prime
Lens Mount Pentax KAF Pentax KAF
Max Format 35mm FF APS-C / DX
Focal Range 70mm 70mm
Image Stabilization No No
Colour Unknown Black, Silver
Zoom Method No Zoom No Zoom
Power Zoom No No
Zoom Lock No No
Zoom Ratio 1.0X 1.0X
Aperture
Max Aperture F2.8 F2.4
Min Aperture F22.0 F22.0
Aperture Ring Yes No
Diaphragm Blades 9 9
Optics
Optical Elements 10 6
Optical Groups 9 5
Special Elements 3 SLD glass elements High-grade multi-layer HD (High Definition) Coating
Focusing
Min Focus Distance 0.25m 0.7m
Max Magnification 1X 0.12X
Autofocus Yes Yes
AF Motor Type Micromotor Screw drive from camera
Full Time Manual No Yes
Focus Method Unknown Unknown
Distance Scale Yes Yes
DoF Scale Yes Yes
Distance Scale Yes Yes
Focus Distance Limiter yes Unknown
Physical Specs
Weight 527g 147g
Diameter 76mm 63mm
Length 95mm 26mm
Materials Metal mount Unknown
Weather Sealing Unknown Unknown
Filter Thread Unknown 49mm
Filter Notes
Hood Supplied Yes Yes
Hood Code LH620-01 MH-RF49
Tripod Collar No No
Optional Accessories
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