differences

Reasons to consider the Fujifilm XF 18-55mm f/2.8-4 R LM O.I.S.

Smaller diameter 65 mm vs 83 mm
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More than 20% smaller lens at the end
Shorter 70 mm vs 106 mm
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More than 30% shorter
Slightly lighter 330 g vs 0.7 kg
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Around 50% lighter
Fujifilm XF 18-55mm f/2.8-4 R LM O.I.S. Learn more about
the Fujifilm XF 18-55mm f/2.8-4 R LM O.I.S.

Reasons to consider the Fujifilm XF 16-55mm f/2.8 R LM WR

Much narrower aperture f/22 vs f/4
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At its narrowest, the XF 16-55mm f/2.8 R LM WR goes 4.9 f-stops narrower
Has a constant aperture Yes vs No
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Constant aperture lenses offer the same maximum aperture at all focal lengths
Slightly more zoom 3.4x vs 3.1x
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More than 10% more zoom, giving you more flexibility for photos
Fujifilm XF 16-55mm f/2.8 R LM WR Learn more about
the Fujifilm XF 16-55mm f/2.8 R LM WR

similarities

Compared to digital camera lenses

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
Auto focus Auto focus Help
Easier to use
Prime lens Both are zoom lenses Help
Typically not as sharp as prime lenses

Compared to digital camera lenses

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses

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

Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur
Max focal length Poor telephoto Help
55 mm

competitors

Fujifilm XF 16-55mm f/2.8 R LM WR Competitors

Fujifilm XF 10-24mm f/4 R O.I.S.

Fujifilm XF 10-24mm f/4 R O.I.S.

Lens

Length Slightly shorter
Weight Slightly lighter
Aperture Narrower aperture
Canon EF 24-70mm f/4L IS USM

Canon EF 24-70mm f/4L IS USM

Macro lens

$687 - $899

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Magnification More magnification
Aperture Narrower aperture
Canon EF-S 17-55mm f/2.8 IS USM

Canon EF-S 17-55mm f/2.8 IS USM

Wide angle lens

$710 - $799

Image stabilization Image stabilization

Fujifilm XF 18-55mm f/2.8-4 R LM O.I.S. Competitors

Fujifilm XF 16mm f/1.4 R WR

Fujifilm XF 16mm f/1.4 R WR

Low light lens

Prime lens Is a prime lens
Wide minimum Significantly narrower aperture
Zoom range Less zoom
Canon 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM

Canon 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM

Wide angle lens

$199 - $249

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Wide minimum Much narrower aperture
Aperture Narrower aperture
Sony FE 28-70mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS

Sony FE 28-70mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS

Wide angle lens

$255 - $373

Wide minimum Much narrower aperture
Image stabilization Image stabilization
Aperture Narrower aperture

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