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
Sony FE 28mm f/2 Learn more about
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 cheaper $15.50 vs $248.00
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The best price we've seen is $233 cheaper (16x less)
Slightly better telephoto 50 mm vs 28 mm
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Around 80% more reach, less perspective distortion
Sony E 50mm f/1.8 OSS Learn more about
the Sony E 50mm f/1.8 OSS

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
Lowest price Inexpensive Help
FE 28mm f/2$248.00
E 50mm f/1.8 OSS$15.50

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
Sony 35mm f/1.8 OSS

Sony 35mm f/1.8 OSS

Low light lens

$397 - $448

Length Slightly shorter
Min focal length Slightly better wide angle
Lowest price Slightly more expensive

Sony FE 28mm f/2 Competitors

Sony 20mm f/2.8

Sony 20mm f/2.8

Lens

$333 - $348

Length Shorter
Weight Slightly lighter
Wide minimum Wider aperture
Sony 35mm f/1.8 OSS

Sony 35mm f/1.8 OSS

Low light lens

$397 - $448

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Length Slightly shorter
Lowest price Slightly more expensive
Sony Vario-Tessar T* FE 24-70mm f/4 ZA OSS

Sony Vario-Tessar T* FE 24-70mm f/4 ZA OSS

Wide angle lens

$869 - $898

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

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