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Sony 100mm F2.8 Macro vs Samyang 85mm F1.4 Aspherical IF

Looking to find more information regarding these two camera lenses? Check out our side by side comparison of the Sony 100mm F2.8 Macro vs Samyang 85mm F1.4 Aspherical IFto review specs, pros and cons, and which is right for you.

Sony 100mm F2.8 Macro Top Features

  • 100mm Focal Range
  • F2.8 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 55mm
  • Max Format: 35mm FF
  • Sony Alpha Mount
  • Weight: 505g.
  • Diameter: 75mm
  • Length: 99mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.35m
  • Max Magnification:1x

Sony 100mm F2.8 Macro

Samyang 85mm F1.4 Top Features

  • 85mm Focal Range
  • F1.4 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 72mm
  • Max Format:
  • Sony Alpha Mount
  • Weight: 539g.
  • Diameter: 78mm
  • Length: 75mm
  • Min Focus Distance:1m

Samyang 85mm F1.4 Aspherical IF

Our Winner: Sony 100mm F2.8 Macro over Samyang 85mm F1.4 Aspherical IF

Focal Length – Tele 100mm vs 85mm
Diaphgragm Blades 9 vs
Autofocus Yes vs No
Depth-of-Field Scale Yes vs No
Weight 505g vs 539g
Diameter 75mm vs 78mm
Filter Thread 55mm vs 72mm
Minimum Focus Distance 0.35m vs 1m
Max Magnification 1x vs x

Pros Of Samyang 85mm F1.4 Aspherical IF over Sony 100mm F2.8 Macro
Focal Length – Wide 85mm vs 100mm
Max Aperture – Wide 1.4 vs 2.8
Max Aperture – Tele 1.4 vs 2.8
Aperture Ring Yes vs No
Length 75mm vs 99mm

Cons Of Sony 100mm F2.8 Macro and Samyang 85mm F1.4 Aspherical IF
Image Stabilization No vs No
Weather Sealing No vs No

Sony 100mm F2.8 Macro vs Samyang 85mm F1.4 All Features

General Sony 100mm F2.8 Macro Samyang 85mm F1.4
Brand Sony Samyang
Lens Type Prime Prime
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Lens Type Macro Prime Telephoto Prime
Lens Mount Sony Alpha Sony Alpha
Max Format 35mm FF 35mm FF
Focal Range 100mm 85mm
Image Stabilization No No
Colour Black Unknown
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 F1.4
Min Aperture F32.0 F22.0
Aperture Ring No Yes
Diaphragm Blades 9 unknown
Optics
Optical Elements 8 9
Optical Groups 8 7
Special Elements unknown 1 aspherical element
Focusing
Min Focus Distance 0.35m 1m
Max Magnification 1X unknown
Autofocus Yes No
AF Motor Type Screw drive from camera None
Full Time Manual N/A
Focus Method Extending front Unknown
Distance Scale Yes Yes
DoF Scale Yes No
Distance Scale Yes Yes
Focus Distance Limiter Unknown Unknown
Physical Specs
Weight 505g 539g
Diameter 75mm 78mm
Length 99mm 75mm
Materials Unknown Unknown
Weather Sealing Unknown No
Filter Thread 55mm 72mm
Filter Notes
Hood Supplied Yes Unknown
Hood Code Unknown Unknown
Tripod Collar No No
Optional Accessories
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