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Tokina AT-X 17-35mm f4 Pro FX vs Canon EF 16-35mm f2.8L II USM

Looking to find more information regarding these two camera lenses? Check out our side by side comparison of the Tokina AT-X 17-35mm f4 Pro FX vs Canon EF 16-35mm f2.8L II USMto review specs, pros and cons, and which is right for you.

Tokina 17-35mm f4 Pro FX Top Features

  • 17-35mm Focal Range
  • F4.0 Max Aperture
  • Weather Sealed
  • Filter Thread: 82mm
  • Max Format: 35mm FF
  • Canon EF Mount
  • Weight: 600g.
  • Diameter: 89mm
  • Length: 94mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.28m
  • Max Magnification:0.21x

Tokina AT-X 17-35mm f4 Pro FX

Canon 16-35mm f2.8L II USM Top Features

  • 16-35mm Focal Range
  • F2.8 Max Aperture
  • Weather Sealed
  • Filter Thread: 82mm
  • Max Format:
  • Canon EF Mount
  • Weight: 635g.
  • Diameter: 89mm
  • Length: 112mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.28m
  • Max Magnification:0.22x

Canon EF 16-35mm f2.8L II USM

Our Winner: Tokina AT-X 17-35mm f4 Pro FX over Canon EF 16-35mm f2.8L II USM

Diaphgragm Blades 9 vs 7
Weight 600g vs 635g
Length 94mm vs 112mm

Pros Of Canon EF 16-35mm f2.8L II USM over Tokina AT-X 17-35mm f4 Pro FX
Focal Length – Wide 16mm vs 17mm
Optical Zoom 2.20x vs 2.10x
Max Aperture – Wide 2.8 vs 4
Max Aperture – Tele 2.8 vs 4
Depth-of-Field Scale Yes vs No
Max Magnification 0.22x vs 0.21x

Cons Of Tokina AT-X 17-35mm f4 Pro FX and Canon EF 16-35mm f2.8L II USM
Image Stabilization No vs No

Tokina 17-35mm f4 Pro FX vs Canon 16-35mm f2.8L II USM All Features

General Tokina 17-35mm f4 Pro FX Canon 16-35mm f2.8L II USM
Brand Tokina Canon
Lens Type Zoom Zoom
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Lens Type Wideangle Zoom Wideangle Zoom
Lens Mount Canon EF Canon EF
Max Format 35mm FF 35mm FF
Focal Range 17-35mm 16-35mm
Image Stabilization No No
Colour Unknown Black
Zoom Method Rotary (internal) Rotary (internal)
Power Zoom No
Zoom Lock No
Zoom Ratio 2.1X 2.2X
Aperture
Max Aperture F4.0 F2.8
Min Aperture F22.0 F22.0
Aperture Ring No No
Diaphragm Blades 9 7
Optics
Optical Elements 13 16
Optical Groups 12 12
Special Elements Two Super-Low Dispersion (SLD) glass elements, one aspheric element Super Spectra coatings 3 aspherical elements 2 UD elements
Focusing
Min Focus Distance 0.28m 0.28m
Max Magnification 0.21X 0.22X
Autofocus Yes Yes
AF Motor Type Micromotor Ring-type ultrasonic
Full Time Manual No Yes
Focus Method Internal Internal
Distance Scale Yes Yes
DoF Scale No Yes
Distance Scale Yes Yes
Focus Distance Limiter Unknown Unknown
Physical Specs
Weight 600g 635g
Diameter 89mm 89mm
Length 94mm 112mm
Materials Unknown Metal barrel, metal mount
Weather Sealing Yes Yes
Filter Thread 82mm 82mm
Filter Notes
Hood Supplied Yes Yes
Hood Code BH-82 EW-88
Tripod Collar No No
Optional Accessories Soft Case LP1319
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