differences

Reasons to consider the Sony FE 28mm f/2

Smaller diameter 64 mm vs 74 mm
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More than 10% smaller lens at the end
Slightly cheaper $223.00 vs $489.09
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The best price we've seen is $266 cheaper (2.2x less)
Slightly lighter 200 g vs 310 g
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Around 40% lighter
Sony FE 28mm f/2 Learn more about
the Sony FE 28mm f/2

Reasons to consider the Canon EF 28mm f/1.8 USM

Slightly wider aperture f/1.8 vs f/2
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At its widest, the EF 28mm f/1.8 USM captures marginally more light (0.3 f-stops)
Canon EF 28mm f/1.8 USM Learn more about
the Canon EF 28mm f/1.8 USM

similarities

Compared to digital camera lenses

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
Aperture Wide aperture Help
FE 28mm f/2f/2
EF 28mm f/1.8 USMf/1.8
Prime lens Fixed focal length prime lenses Help
Typically very sharp
Length Short Help
FE 28mm f/260 mm
EF 28mm f/1.8 USM56 mm
Auto focus Auto focus Help
Easier to use
Max focal length Poor telephoto Help
28 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

Sony FE 28mm f/2 Competitors

Sony 35mm f/1.8 OSS

Sony 35mm f/1.8 OSS

Low light lens

$385 - $398

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Length Slightly shorter
Lowest price Slightly more expensive
Sony 24mm f/1.8 E-Mount Carl Zeiss Sonnar

Sony 24mm f/1.8 E-Mount Carl Zeiss Sonnar

Low light lens

$998

Magnification Slightly more magnification
Aperture Slightly wider aperture
Lowest price More expensive
Samyang 14mm f/2.8 IF ED UMC Sony Alpha

Samyang 14mm f/2.8 IF ED UMC Sony Alpha

Wide angle lens

$339

Min focal length Slightly better wide angle
Auto focus Auto focus

Canon EF 28mm f/1.8 USM Competitors

Canon EF-S 24mm f/2.8 STM

Canon EF-S 24mm f/2.8 STM

Lens

$129 - $139

Length Shorter
Diameter Slightly smaller diameter
Aperture Narrower aperture
Canon EF 40mm f/2.8 STM

Canon EF 40mm f/2.8 STM

Lens

$160 - $179

Length Shorter
Lowest price Slightly cheaper
Aperture Narrower aperture
Canon EF 20mm f/2.8 USM

Canon EF 20mm f/2.8 USM

Wide angle lens

$484 - $539

Aperture Narrower aperture

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