differences

Reasons to consider the Sony FE 28mm f/2

Slightly better wide angle 28 mm vs 50 mm
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More than 40% better wide angle
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the Sony FE 28mm f/2

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

Image stabilization Sony SteadyShot vs None
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Helps eliminate blur caused by small camera movements
Slightly wider aperture f/1.8 vs f/2
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At its widest, the E 50mm f/1.8 OSS captures marginally more light (0.3 f-stops)
Slightly better telephoto 50 mm vs 28 mm
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Around 80% more reach, less perspective distortion
Slightly cheaper $223.00 vs $423.00
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The best price we've seen is $200 cheaper (around 50% less)
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similarities

Compared to digital camera lenses

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
Aperture Wide aperture Help
FE 28mm f/2f/2
E 50mm f/1.8 OSSf/1.8
Prime lens Fixed focal length prime lenses Help
Typically very sharp
Diameter Small diameters Help
FE 28mm f/264 mm
E 50mm f/1.8 OSS62 mm
Auto focus Auto focus Help
Easier to use
Length Short Help
FE 28mm f/260 mm
E 50mm f/1.8 OSS62 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 FE 28mm f/2 Competitors

Sigma 24mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art Canon EF

Sigma 24mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art Canon EF

Low light lens

$650 - $849

Aperture Wider aperture
Diameter Larger diameter
Sigma 30mm f/1.4 DC HSM Sony Alpha

Sigma 30mm f/1.4 DC HSM Sony Alpha

Low light lens

$315 - $339

Aperture Wider aperture
Wide minimum Wider aperture
Sony 16-50mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS Retractable

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

Wide angle lens

$131 - $298

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Zoom range More zoom
Prime lens Is a zoom lens

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

$329

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 - $299

Min focal length Better wide angle
Length Slightly shorter
Image stabilization No image stabilization
Sony E PZ 18-105mm f/4 G OSS

Sony E PZ 18-105mm f/4 G OSS

Travel lens

$559 - $573

Zoom range Significantly more zoom
Max focal length Better telephoto
Prime lens Is a zoom lens

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