Sony FE 24-240mm f/3.5-6.3 OSS Lens Compared to the Canon RF 24-240mm F4-6.3 IS USM Lens

SpecificationsSony FE 24-240mm f/3.5-6.3 OSS LensCanon RF 24-240mm F4-6.3 IS USM Lens
  Sony FE 24-240mm f/3.5-6.3 OSS Lens Canon RF 24-240mm F4-6.3 IS USM Lens
Year Introduced20152019
Mounts OnFull Frame, APS-CFull Frame
Lenses / Groups17/1221/15
Angle of View: Diagonal84° - 10°84° - 10°20
Angle of View: Horizontal74° - 8°35'
Angle of View: Vertical53° - 5° 45'
 
Aperture  
Aperture Range - Wide / Long f/3.5-22 / f/6.3-40 f/4-22 / f/6.3-38
Aperture Max by Focal Length 24-27mm = f/3.5
28-38mm = f/4.0
39-54mm = f/4.5
55-69mm = f/5.0
70-102mm = f/5.6
103-240mm = f/6.3
24-26mm = f/4.0
27-43mm = f/4.5
44-69mm = f/5.0
70-104mm = f/5.6
105-240mm = f/6.3
Number of Aperture Blades 7 7
Rounded Aperture? Y Y
 
Weight  
Manufacturer Specification Weight 27.5 oz  (780g) 26.5 oz  (750g)
Actual Weight 26.3 oz  (745g) 26.3 oz  (745g)
Lens Hood Weight 0.7 oz  (20g) 1.1 oz  (30g)
In-Use Weight 27 oz  (765g) 27.4 oz  (775g)
 
Size  
Manufacturer Spec Size (DxL) 3.17 x 4.67”  (80.5 x 118.5mm) 3.17 x 4.82”  (80.4 x 122.5mm)
Measured Size (DxL) 3.16 x 4.87”  (80 x 123.6mm) 3.17 x 5.15”  (80.4 x 130.9mm)
Max Length at Full Extension 7.53”  (191.4mm) 7.85”  (199.3mm)
Internal Zoom? / Extends with Zoom? N / Y N / Y
Zoom Extension Length 2.7”  (68.5mm) 2.78”  (70.7mm)
Internal Focusing? / Extends with Focusing? Y / N Y / N
Lens Hood Size (DxL) 3.82 x 1.84”  (97.1 x 46.7mm) 3.71 x 1.44”  (94.2 x 36.6mm)
Lens Length with Hood (Min-Max) 6.53 - 9.17”  (165.8 - 232.8mm) 6.37 - 9.06”  (161.7 - 230.1mm)
Size of Rings: Focus / Zoom 0.49” / 1.93”  (12.4mm / 48.9mm) 0.7” / 2.47”  (17.9mm / 62.8mm)
Filter Size 72mm  UV ► CP ► 72mm  UV ► CP ►
Front Element (Filter Mount) Rotates N N
 
Focus  
AF Motor Type SSM Nano USM
Full Time Manual Focus Y
Focus Ring Rotation 40° 390 °
Focus Limiter? / Focus Limiter Ranges N N
Distance Scale? / Type N N
 
Close Focus  
Specified Min Focus Distance 19.69”  (500mm) 19.69”  (500mm)
Tested Min Focus Distance (Wide / Long) 14.53” / 30.12”  (369mm / 765mm)
Maximum Magnification (MM) 0.27x 0.26x
 
Features  
Zoom Ring Rotation 74° 390 °
Tripod Ring Included? / Removable? / N
Zoom Ring Lock Switch? N Y
Lens Hood Included / Model? Y / ALC-SH136 Buy ► N / EW-78F Buy ►
Weather Sealed? / Filter Required? Y / N
Image Stabilization? / Stops? / Tripod Sensing? Y / / Y / 5 /
Extender Compatible? N N
Case Included? / Type? N / N /
47.25" x 31.5" Subject Framing Distance 24mm = 2.96'
50mm = 6.0'
100mm = 11.53'
240mm = 26.51'
24mm = 3.07'
50mm = 6.07'
100mm = 11.72'
240mm = 26.6'
1200mm x 800mm Subject Framing Distance 24mm = 901mm
50mm = 1828mm
100mm = 3514mm
240mm = 8079mm
24mm = 935mm
50mm = 1850mm
100mm = 3572mm
240mm = 8109mm
 
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