Sony FE 12-24mm f/4 G Lens Compared to the Sigma 12-24mm f/4 DG HSM Art Lens

SpecificationsSony FE 12-24mm f/4 G LensSigma 12-24mm f/4 DG HSM Art Lens
  Sony FE 12-24mm f/4 G Lens Sigma 12-24mm f/4 DG HSM Art Lens
Year Introduced20172016
Mounts OnFull Frame, APS-CFull Frame, APS-C
Lenses / Groups17/1316/11
Angle of View: Diagonal122° – 84°122° - 81.4°
 
Aperture  
Aperture Range - Wide / Long f/4-22 f/4-22
Number of Aperture Blades 7 9
Rounded Aperture? Y Y
 
Weight  
Manufacturer Specification Weight 19.9 oz  (565g) 40.6 oz  (1150g)
Actual Weight 19.8 oz  (560g) 40.6 oz  (1150g)
In-Use Weight 19.8 oz  (560g) 40.6 oz  (1150g)
 
Size  
Manufacturer Spec Size (DxL) 3.43 x 4.62”  (87 x 117.4mm) 4.02 x 5.18”  (102 x 131.5mm)
Measured Size (DxL) 3.44 x 4.82”  (87 x 122.5mm) 4.02 x 5.55”  (102.1 x 141mm)
Max Length at Full Extension 4.82”  (122.5mm) 5.55”  (141mm)
Internal Zoom? / Extends with Zoom? Y / N Y / N
Internal Focusing? / Extends with Focusing? Y / N Y / Y
Lens Hood Size (DxL) 4.02 x 0”  (102.1 x 0mm)
Lens Length with Hood (Min-Max) 5.55 - 5.55”  (141 - 141mm)
Size of Rings: Focus / Zoom 0.73” / 1.08”  (18.5mm / 27.4mm) 0.53” / 0.81”  (13.5mm / 20.5mm)
Filter Size
Front Element (Filter Mount) Rotates N N
 
Focus  
AF Motor Type SSM HSM
Full Time Manual Focus Y Y
Focus Ring Rotation 240° 135°
Focus Limiter? / Focus Limiter Ranges N N
Distance Scale? / Type N Y / Window
 
Close Focus  
Specified Min Focus Distance 11.02”  (280mm) 9.45”  (240mm)
Tested Min Focus Distance (Wide / Long) 9.41” / 10.63”  (239mm / 270mm) 9.33” / 8.78”  (237mm / 223mm)
Maximum Magnification (MM) 0.14x 0.20x
 
Features  
Zoom Ring Rotation 64° 67°
Tripod Ring Included? / Removable? N /
Zoom Ring Lock Switch? N
Lens Hood Included / Model? Y / Integrated Y / Integrated
Weather Sealed? / Filter Required? Y / Y /
Image Stabilization? / Stops? / Tripod Sensing? N N
Extender Compatible? N N
Case Included? / Type? Y / Y / Padded Nylon
47.25" x 31.5" Subject Framing Distance 12mm = 1.64'
14mm = 1.86'
16mm = 2.13'
18mm = 2.37'
21mm = 2.70'
24mm = 2.98'
12mm = 1.76'
14mm = 1.94'
16mm = 2.15'
18mm = 2.38'
20mm = 2.60'
24mm = 2.95'
1200mm x 800mm Subject Framing Distance 12mm = 500mm
14mm = 567mm
16mm = 648mm
18mm = 721mm
21mm = 822mm
24mm = 909mm
12mm = 535mm
14mm = 591mm
16mm = 654mm
18mm = 724mm
20mm = 791mm
24mm = 899mm
 
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