differences

Reasons to consider the Samyang 8mm f/2.8 II Canon EF-M

Much wider aperture f/2.8 vs f/8
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At its widest, the 8mm f/2.8 II Canon EF-M captures much more light (3 f-stops)
Auto focus Yes vs No
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Slightly smaller diameter 60 mm vs 65 mm
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Around 10% smaller lens at the end
Slightly cheaper $281.64 vs $464.65
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The best price we've seen is $183 cheaper (around 40% less)
Samyang 8mm f/2.8 II Canon EF-M Learn more about
the Samyang 8mm f/2.8 II Canon EF-M

Reasons to consider the Rokinon 9mm f/8 RMC

LensHero is not aware of any important advantages of the Rokinon 9mm f/8 RMC vs the Samyang 8mm f/2.8 II Canon EF-M.
Rokinon 9mm f/8 RMC Learn more about
the Rokinon 9mm f/8 RMC

similarities

Compared to digital camera lenses

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
Fisheye Both are fisheye lenses Help
Extremely wide circular images
Prime lens Fixed focal length prime lenses Help
Typically very sharp
Diameter Small diameters Help
8mm f/2.8 II Canon EF-M60 mm
9mm f/8 RMC65 mm
Length Short Help
8mm f/2.8 II Canon EF-M64 mm
9mm f/8 RMC57 mm
Min focal length Good wide-angle Help
8mm f/2.8 II Canon EF-M8 mm
9mm f/8 RMC9 mm
Max focal length Poor telephoto Help
8mm f/2.8 II Canon EF-M8 mm
9mm f/8 RMC9 mm

Compared to digital camera 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

Samyang 8mm f/2.8 II Canon EF-M Competitors

Rokinon 9mm f/8 RMC Competitors

discussion Which do you think is better?

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