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Tamron AF 28-75mm F2.8 XR Di LD Aspherical IF vs Nikon AF-S Nikkor 24-85mm F3.5-4.5G ED VR

Looking to find more information regarding these two camera lenses? Check out our side by side comparison of the Tamron AF 28-75mm F2.8 XR Di LD Aspherical IF vs Nikon AF-S Nikkor 24-85mm F3.5-4.5G ED VRto review specs, pros and cons, and which is right for you.

Tamron AF 28-75mm f2.8 XR LD Top Features

  • 28-75mm Focal Range
  • F2.8 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 67mm
  • Max Format: 35mm FF
  • Nikon F (FX) Mount
  • Weight: 510g.
  • Diameter: 73mm
  • Length: 92mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.33m

Tamron AF 28-75mm F2.8 XR Di LD Aspherical IF

Nikon 24-85mm F3.5-4.5G ED VR Top Features

  • 24-85mm Focal Range
  • F3.5 – F4.5 Max Aperture
  • Image Stabilization
  • Filter Thread: 72mm
  • Max Format:
  • Nikon F (FX) Mount
  • Weight: 485g.
  • Diameter: 78mm
  • Length: 82mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.38m
  • Max Magnification:0.22x

Nikon AF-S Nikkor 24-85mm F3.5-4.5G ED VR

Our Winner: Tamron AF 28-75mm F2.8 XR Di LD Aspherical IF over Nikon AF-S Nikkor 24-85mm F3.5-4.5G ED VR

Max Aperture – Wide 2.8 vs 3.5
Max Aperture – Tele 2.8 vs 4.5
Depth-of-Field Scale Yes vs No
Aperture Ring Yes vs No
Diameter 73mm vs 78mm
Filter Thread 67mm vs 72mm
Minimum Focus Distance 0.33m vs 0.38m

Pros Of Nikon AF-S Nikkor 24-85mm F3.5-4.5G ED VR over Tamron AF 28-75mm F2.8 XR Di LD Aspherical IF
Focal Length – Wide 24mm vs 28mm
Focal Length – Tele 85mm vs 75mm
Image Stabilization Yes vs No
Optical Zoom 3.50x vs 2.70x
Weight 485g vs 510g
Length 82mm vs 92mm
Max Magnification 0.22x vs x

Cons Of Tamron AF 28-75mm F2.8 XR Di LD Aspherical IF and Nikon AF-S Nikkor 24-85mm F3.5-4.5G ED VR
Internal Zoom No vs No
Weather Sealing No vs No

Tamron AF 28-75mm f2.8 XR LD vs Nikon 24-85mm F3.5-4.5G ED VR All Features

General Tamron AF 28-75mm f2.8 XR LD Nikon 24-85mm F3.5-4.5G ED VR
Brand Tamron Nikon
Lens Type Zoom Zoom
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Lens Type Standard Zoom Standard Zoom
Lens Mount Nikon F (FX) Nikon F (FX)
Max Format 35mm FF 35mm FF
Focal Range 28-75mm 24-85mm
Image Stabilization No Yes
Colour Black Black
Zoom Method Rotary (extending) Rotary (extending)
Power Zoom No
Zoom Lock Yes No
Zoom Ratio 2.7X 3.5X
Aperture
Max Aperture F2.8 F3.5 – F4.5
Min Aperture F32.0 F22.0 – F29.0
Aperture Ring Yes No
Diaphragm Blades 7 7
Optics
Optical Elements 16 16
Optical Groups 14 11
Special Elements 3 LD elements, 4 aspherical elements and 2 XR elements 1 ED glass element, 3 aspherical elements
Focusing
Min Focus Distance 0.33m 0.38m
Max Magnification unknown 0.22X
Autofocus Yes Yes
AF Motor Type Micromotor Ultrasonic
Full Time Manual No Yes
Focus Method Internal Internal
Distance Scale Yes Yes
DoF Scale Yes No
Distance Scale Yes Yes
Focus Distance Limiter Unknown Unknown
Physical Specs
Weight 510g 485g
Diameter 73mm 78mm
Length 92mm 82mm
Materials Unknown Unknown
Weather Sealing Unknown No
Filter Thread 67mm 72mm
Filter Notes non rotating
Hood Supplied Yes Yes
Hood Code flower shaped hood HB-63
Tripod Collar No No
Optional Accessories
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