differences

Reasons to consider the Sigma 50mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art

LensHero is not aware of any important advantages of the Sigma 50mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art vs the Samyang 50mm f/1.4 AS UMC Sony Alpha.
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Reasons to consider the Samyang 50mm f/1.4 AS UMC Sony Alpha

Narrower aperture f/22 vs f/16
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At its narrowest, the 50mm f/1.4 AS UMC Sony Alpha goes 0.9 f-stops narrower
Slightly lighter 0.5 kg vs 0.8 kg
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More than 30% lighter
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similarities

Compared to digital camera lenses

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
Aperture Wide aperture Help
f/1.4
Prime lens Fixed focal length prime lenses Help
Typically very sharp
Auto focus Auto focus Help
Easier to use

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

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

Sigma 50mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art Competitors

Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM

Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM

Wide angle lens

$1,445 - $1,699

Wide minimum Narrower aperture
Zoom range More zoom
Prime lens Is a zoom lens
Fujifilm 35mm f/1.4 XF R

Fujifilm 35mm f/1.4 XF R

Low light lens

Diameter Smaller diameter
Weight Lighter
Max focal length Slightly worse telephoto
Fujifilm XF 56mm f/1.2 R

Fujifilm XF 56mm f/1.2 R

Low light lens

Diameter Smaller diameter
Weight Lighter

Samyang 50mm f/1.4 AS UMC Sony Alpha Competitors

Sony Sonnar T* FE 55mm f/1.8 ZA

Sony Sonnar T* FE 55mm f/1.8 ZA

Low light lens

$790 - $998

Aperture Narrower aperture

discussion Which do you think is better?

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