Sony FE 12-24mm f/4 G Lens Compared to the Canon EF 11-24mm f/4L USM Lens

SpecificationsSony FE 12-24mm f/4 G LensCanon EF 11-24mm f/4L USM Lens
  Sony FE 12-24mm f/4 G Lens Canon EF 11-24mm f/4L USM Lens
Year Introduced20172015
Mounts OnFull Frame, APS-CFull Frame, APS-C
Lenses / Groups17/1316/11
Angle of View: Diagonal122° – 84°126°05' - 84°
Angle of View: Horizontal117°10' - 74°
Angle of View: Vertical95°10' - 53°
 
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) 41.7 oz  (1180g)
Actual Weight 19.8 oz  (560g) 41.1 oz  (1165g)
In-Use Weight 19.8 oz  (560g) 41.1 oz  (1165g)
 
Size  
Manufacturer Spec Size (DxL) 3.43 x 4.62”  (87 x 117.4mm) 4.25 x 5.2”  (108 x 132mm)
Measured Size (DxL) 3.44 x 4.82”  (87 x 122.5mm) 4.28 x 5.57”  (108.7 x 141.5mm)
Max Length at Full Extension 4.82”  (122.5mm) 5.57”  (141.5mm)
Internal Zoom? / Extends with Zoom? Y / N N / N
Internal Focusing? / Extends with Focusing? Y / N Y / N
Lens Hood Size (DxL) 4.28 x 2.28”  (108.7 x 57.9mm)
Lens Length with Hood (Min-Max) 5.57 - 5.57”  (141.5 - 141.5mm)
Size of Rings: Focus / Zoom 0.73” / 1.08”  (18.5mm / 27.4mm) 0.63” / 0.76”  (16mm / 19.2mm)
Filter Size n/a
Front Element (Filter Mount) Rotates N N
 
Focus  
AF Motor Type SSM Ring USM
Full Time Manual Focus Y Y
Focus Ring Rotation 240° 106°
Focus Limiter? / Focus Limiter Ranges N N
Distance Scale? / Type N Y / Window
 
Close Focus  
Specified Min Focus Distance 11.02”  (280mm) 11.02”  (280mm)
Tested Min Focus Distance (Wide / Long) 9.41” / 10.63”  (239mm / 270mm) 10.2” / 10.2”  (259mm / 259mm)
Maximum Magnification (MM) 0.14x 0.16x
Magnification Range with 12mm Ext Tube 0.73-0.53x
 
Features  
Zoom Ring Rotation 64° 70°
Tripod Ring Included? / Removable? N N
Zoom Ring Lock Switch? N
Lens Hood Included / Model? Y / Integrated Y / Integrated
Weather Sealed? / Filter Required? Y / Y / N
Image Stabilization? / Stops? / Tripod Sensing? N N
Extender Compatible? N N
Case Included? / Type? Y / Y / LP 1424 Buy ►
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'
11mm = 1.66'
12mm = 1.75'
14mm = 1.98'
16mm = 2.21'
18mm = 2.43'
20mm = 2.64'
24mm = 3.02'
1200mm x 800mm Subject Framing Distance 12mm = 500mm
14mm = 567mm
16mm = 648mm
18mm = 721mm
21mm = 822mm
24mm = 909mm
11mm = 509mm
12mm = 533mm
14mm = 604mm
16mm = 675mm
18mm = 741mm
20mm = 804mm
24mm = 920mm
 
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