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differences

Reasons to consider the Canon EF-S 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6 IS

More zoom 11.1x vs 7.5x
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Around 50% more zoom, giving you more flexibility for photos
Better telephoto 200 mm vs 135 mm
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Around 50% more reach, less perspective distortion
Canon EF-S 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6 IS Learn more about
the Canon EF-S 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6 IS

Reasons to consider the Canon EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS

Slightly lighter 455 g vs 0.6 kg
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More than 20% lighter
Canon EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS Learn more about
the Canon EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS

similarities

Compared to lenses

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
Image stabilization Very good image stabilization Help
Canon IS
Zoom range Incredible zoom Help
EF-S 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6 IS:11.1x
EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS:7.5x
Prime lens Both are zoom lenses Help
Typically not as sharp as prime lenses
Fixed aperture Both are variable aperture lenses Help
Narrower aperture at longer focal lengths

Compared to travel lenses

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses

LensHero is not aware of any interesting strengths shared by these two products.

LensHero is not aware of any interesting weaknesses shared by these two products.

competitors

Shared Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Canon EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS

Canon EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS

Wildlife lens

$141 - $309

Zoom range Has significantly smaller zoom range
Canon 24-105mm f/4L IS USM

Canon 24-105mm f/4L IS USM

Wide angle lens

Fixed aperture Has a fixed aperture
Zoom range Has significantly smaller zoom range
Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II

Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II

Low light lens

$92 - $125

Aperture Has a wider aperture
Length Is shorter
Max focal length Has a slightly longer telephoto lens
Image stabilization Doesn't have image stabilization
Canon 75-300mm f/4-5.6 III USM

Canon 75-300mm f/4-5.6 III USM

Wildlife lens

$234

Max focal length Has a slightly shorter telephoto lens
Wide maximum Has a higher max f/stop
Image stabilization Doesn't have image stabilization
Zoom range Has significantly smaller zoom range
Sigma 18-250mm f/3.5-6.3 DC OS HSM Canon-ef

Sigma 18-250mm f/3.5-6.3 DC OS HSM Canon-ef

Travel lens

Zoom range Has slightly large zoom range
Image stabilization Has worse image stabilization
Tamron 18-270mm f/3.5-6.3 Di II VC PZD Canon-ef

Tamron 18-270mm f/3.5-6.3 Di II VC PZD Canon-ef

Travel lens

$449

Zoom range Has significantly large zoom range
Image stabilization Has worse image stabilization
Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS

Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS

Wide angle lens

$99 - $199

Max focal length Has a slightly longer telephoto lens
Zoom range Has significantly smaller zoom range

Canon EF-S 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6 IS Competitors

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Disadvantages

No significant competitors found that are specific to the Canon EF-S 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6 IS.

Canon EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

No significant competitors found that are specific to the Canon EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS.

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