differences

Reasons to consider the Sony E 50mm f/1.8 OSS

Slightly cheaper $15.50 vs $396.99
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The best price we've seen is $381 cheaper (25.6x less)
Slightly smaller diameter 62 mm vs 65 mm
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Almost the same
Slightly better telephoto 50 mm vs 35 mm
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More than 40% more reach, less perspective distortion
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Reasons to consider the Sony 35mm f/1.8 OSS

Slightly shorter 45 mm vs 62 mm
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Around 30% shorter
Slightly better wide angle 35 mm vs 50 mm
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30% better wide angle
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the Sony 35mm f/1.8 OSS

similarities

Compared to digital camera lenses

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
Image stabilization Good image stabilization Help
Sony SteadyShot
Aperture Wide aperture Help
f/1.8
Prime lens Fixed focal length prime lenses Help
Typically very sharp
Diameter Small diameters Help
E 50mm f/1.8 OSS62 mm
35mm f/1.8 OSS65 mm
Auto focus Auto focus Help
Easier to use
Length Short Help
E 50mm f/1.8 OSS62 mm
35mm f/1.8 OSS45 mm

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

Sony E 50mm f/1.8 OSS Competitors

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Sigma 30mm f/1.4 DC HSM Art Sony-alpha

Low light lens

$449

Aperture Wider aperture
Min focal length Slightly better wide angle
Image stabilization No image stabilization
Sigma 19mm f/2.8 DN Sony E

Sigma 19mm f/2.8 DN Sony E

Wide angle lens

$169

Min focal length Better wide angle
Length Slightly shorter
Image stabilization No image stabilization
Rokinon 50mm f/1.4 AS IF UMC Sony E Full Frame

Rokinon 50mm f/1.4 AS IF UMC Sony E Full Frame

Low light lens

$399 - $599

Aperture Wider aperture
Auto focus Auto focus

Sony 35mm f/1.8 OSS Competitors

Sony 16-50mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS Retractable

Sony 16-50mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS Retractable

Wide angle lens

$141 - $298

Zoom range More zoom
Min focal length Slightly better wide angle
Prime lens Is a zoom lens
Sony E-Mount 16mm f/2.8

Sony E-Mount 16mm f/2.8

Wide angle lens

$248

Diameter Significantly smaller diameter
Min focal length Slightly better wide angle
Image stabilization No image stabilization
Canon EF 35mm f/2 IS USM

Canon EF 35mm f/2 IS USM

Low light lens

$549

Image stabilization Better image stabilization
Magnification Slightly more magnification
Diameter Larger diameter

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