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 $248.00 vs $509.00
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The best price we've seen is $261 cheaper (2.1x 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

Sigma 30mm f/1.4 DC HSM Sony Alpha

Sigma 30mm f/1.4 DC HSM Sony Alpha

Low light lens

$339

Aperture Wider aperture
Wide minimum Wider aperture
Sony FE 28-70mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS

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

Wide angle lens

$270 - $398

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Zoom range More zoom
Prime lens Is a zoom lens
Sony 35mm f/1.8 OSS

Sony 35mm f/1.8 OSS

Low light lens

$393 - $398

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Length Slightly shorter

Canon EF 28mm f/1.8 USM Competitors

Canon EF 20mm f/2.8 USM

Canon EF 20mm f/2.8 USM

Wide angle lens

$489 - $539

Aperture Narrower aperture
Sigma 24mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art Canon EF

Sigma 24mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art Canon EF

Low light lens

$700 - $849

Aperture Wider aperture
Wide minimum Wider aperture
Sigma 24mm f/1.8 EX DG DF Macro Canon EF

Sigma 24mm f/1.8 EX DG DF Macro Canon EF

Low light lens

Magnification Slightly more magnification
Diameter Larger diameter

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