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Tokina AT-X 16.5-135mm f3.5-5.6 DX vs Sigma 18-125mm F3.8-5.6 DC OS HSM

Looking to find more information regarding these two camera lenses? Check out our side by side comparison of the Tokina AT-X 16.5-135mm f3.5-5.6 DX vs Sigma 18-125mm F3.8-5.6 DC OS HSMto review specs, pros and cons, and which is right for you.

Tokina 16.5-135mm f3.5-5.6 DX Top Features

  • 17-135mm Focal Range
  • F3.5 – F5.6 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 77mm
  • Max Format: APS-C / DX
  • Canon EF Mount
  • Weight: 610g.
  • Diameter: 84mm
  • Length: 78mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.5m
  • Max Magnification:0.18x

Tokina AT-X 16.5-135mm f3.5-5.6 DX

Sigma 18-125mm F3.8-5.6 DC OS HSM Top Features

  • 18-125mm Focal Range
  • F3.8 – F5.6 Max Aperture
  • Image Stabilization
  • Filter Thread: 67mm
  • Max Format:
  • Canon EF Mount
  • Weight: 490g.
  • Diameter: 74mm
  • Length: 89mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.35m
  • Max Magnification:0.26x

Sigma 18-125mm F3.8-5.6 DC OS HSM

Our Winner: Tokina AT-X 16.5-135mm f3.5-5.6 DX over Sigma 18-125mm F3.8-5.6 DC OS HSM

Focal Length – Wide 17mm vs 18mm
Focal Length – Tele 135mm vs 125mm
Optical Zoom 7.90x vs 6.90x
Max Aperture – Wide 3.5 vs 3.8
Diaphgragm Blades 9 vs 7
Length 78mm vs 89mm

Pros Of Sigma 18-125mm F3.8-5.6 DC OS HSM over Tokina AT-X 16.5-135mm f3.5-5.6 DX
Image Stabilization Yes vs No
Weight 490g vs 610g
Diameter 74mm vs 84mm
Filter Thread 67mm vs 77mm
Minimum Focus Distance 0.35m vs 0.5m
Max Magnification 0.26x vs 0.18x

Cons Of Tokina AT-X 16.5-135mm f3.5-5.6 DX and Sigma 18-125mm F3.8-5.6 DC OS HSM
Weather Sealing No vs No

Tokina 16.5-135mm f3.5-5.6 DX vs Sigma 18-125mm F3.8-5.6 DC OS HSM All Features

General Tokina 16.5-135mm f3.5-5.6 DX Sigma 18-125mm F3.8-5.6 DC OS HSM
Brand Tokina Sigma
Lens Type Zoom Zoom
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Lens Type SuperZoom SuperZoom
Lens Mount Canon EF Canon EF
Max Format APS-C / DX APS-C / DX
Focal Range 17-135mm 18-125mm
Image Stabilization No Yes
Colour Unknown Unknown
Zoom Method Rotary (extending) No Zoom
Power Zoom
Zoom Lock Yes
Zoom Ratio 7.9X 6.9X
Aperture
Max Aperture F3.5 – F5.6 F3.8 – F5.6
Min Aperture F22.0 – F36.0 F22.0 – F36.0
Aperture Ring No No
Diaphragm Blades 9 7
Optics
Optical Elements 15 16
Optical Groups 9 12
Special Elements 3 aspherical elements 2 Super-low Dispersion (SD) glass elements 2 SLD (Special Low Dispersion) glass elements 1 molded glass aspherical element 2 hybrid aspherical elements
Focusing
Min Focus Distance 0.5m 0.35m
Max Magnification 0.18X 0.26X
Autofocus Yes Yes
AF Motor Type Micromotor Ultrasonic
Full Time Manual No No
Focus Method Unknown Internal
Distance Scale Yes Yes
DoF Scale No No
Distance Scale Yes Yes
Focus Distance Limiter Unknown no
Physical Specs
Weight 610g 490g
Diameter 84mm 74mm
Length 78mm 89mm
Materials Unknown metal mount
Weather Sealing Unknown No
Filter Thread 77mm 67mm
Filter Notes Does not rotate on focusing
Hood Supplied Yes Yes
Hood Code BH-777 Unknown
Tripod Collar No No
Optional Accessories
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