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Tokina AT-X Pro 12-24mm f4 DX II vs Sigma 12-24mm F4.5-5.6 II DG HSM

Looking to find more information regarding these two camera lenses? Check out our side by side comparison of the Tokina AT-X Pro 12-24mm f4 DX II vs Sigma 12-24mm F4.5-5.6 II DG HSMto review specs, pros and cons, and which is right for you.

Tokina 12-24mm f4 DX II Top Features

  • 12-24mm Focal Range
  • F4.0 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 77mm
  • Max Format: APS-C / DX
  • Nikon F (DX) Mount
  • Weight: 540g.
  • Diameter: 84mm
  • Length: 90mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.3m
  • Max Magnification:0.13x

Tokina AT-X Pro 12-24mm f4 DX II

Sigma 12-24mm F4.5-5.6 II DG HSM Top Features

  • 12-24mm Focal Range
  • F4.5 – F5.6 Max Aperture
  • Weather Sealed
  • Max Format:
  • Nikon F (FX) Mount
  • Weight: 670g.
  • Diameter: 87mm
  • Length: 120mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.28m
  • Max Magnification:0.16x

Sigma 12-24mm F4.5-5.6 II DG HSM

Our Winner: Tokina AT-X Pro 12-24mm f4 DX II over Sigma 12-24mm F4.5-5.6 II DG HSM

Max Aperture – Wide 4 vs 4.5
Max Aperture – Tele 4 vs 5.6
Diaphgragm Blades 9 vs 5
Depth-of-Field Scale Yes vs No
Weight 540g vs 670g
Diameter 84mm vs 87mm
Length 90mm vs 120mm

Pros Of Sigma 12-24mm F4.5-5.6 II DG HSM over Tokina AT-X Pro 12-24mm f4 DX II
Max Sensor Coverage 35mm FF vs APS-C / DX
Weather Sealing Yes vs No
Minimum Focus Distance 0.28m vs 0.3m
Max Magnification 0.16x vs 0.13x

Cons Of Tokina AT-X Pro 12-24mm f4 DX II and Sigma 12-24mm F4.5-5.6 II DG HSM
Image Stabilization No vs No

Tokina 12-24mm f4 DX II vs Sigma 12-24mm F4.5-5.6 II DG HSM All Features

General Tokina 12-24mm f4 DX II Sigma 12-24mm F4.5-5.6 II DG HSM
Brand Tokina Sigma
Lens Type Zoom Zoom
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Lens Type Wideangle Zoom Wideangle Zoom
Lens Mount Nikon F (DX) Nikon F (FX)
Max Format APS-C / DX 35mm FF
Focal Range 12-24mm 12-24mm
Image Stabilization No No
Colour Black Unknown
Zoom Method Rotary (internal) Rotary (internal)
Power Zoom No
Zoom Lock No
Zoom Ratio 2.0X 2.0X
Aperture
Max Aperture F4.0 F4.5 – F5.6
Min Aperture F22.0 F22.0
Aperture Ring No No
Diaphragm Blades 9 5
Optics
Optical Elements 13 17
Optical Groups 11 13
Special Elements unknown 4 FLD glass elements 1 SLD glass element 3 glass mold aspherical elements 1 hybrid aspherical element
Focusing
Min Focus Distance 0.3m 0.28m
Max Magnification 0.13X 0.16X
Autofocus Yes Yes
AF Motor Type Micromotor Ring-type ultrasonic
Full Time Manual Yes 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 540g 670g
Diameter 84mm 87mm
Length 90mm 120mm
Materials Unknown Unknown
Weather Sealing Unknown Yes
Filter Thread 77mm Unknown
Filter Notes Does not rotate on focus Filters cannot be attached to this lens
Hood Supplied Yes Yes
Hood Code BH-777 star bayonet hood Built-in
Tripod Collar No No
Optional Accessories
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