Canon RF 24-105mm F4 L IS USM Lens Compared to the Canon EF 24-105mm f/4L IS II USM Lens

SpecificationsCanon RF 24-105mm F4 L IS USM LensCanon EF 24-105mm f/4L IS II USM Lens
  Canon RF 24-105mm F4 L IS USM Lens Canon EF 24-105mm f/4L IS II USM Lens
Year Introduced20182016
Mounts OnFull FrameFull Frame, APS-C
Lenses / Groups18/1417/12
Angle of View: Diagonal84° - 23° 20'84° - 23° 20'
Angle of View: Horizontal74° - 19°20'
Angle of View: Vertical53° - 13°
 
Aperture  
Aperture Range - Wide / Long f/4-22 f/4-22
Number of Aperture Blades 9 10
Rounded Aperture? Y Y
 
Weight  
Manufacturer Specification Weight 24.7 oz  (700g) 28.1 oz  (795g)
Actual Weight 24.5 oz  (695g) 27.7 oz  (785g)
Lens Hood Weight 1.1 oz  (30g) 1.2 oz  (35g)
In-Use Weight 25.6 oz  (725g) 28.9 oz  (820g)
 
Size  
Manufacturer Spec Size (DxL) 3.29 x 4.22”  (83.5 x 107.3mm) 3.29 x 4.65”  (83.5 x 118mm)
Measured Size (DxL) 3.29 x 4.53”  (84 x 115mm) 3.28 x 4.96”  (83.4 x 125.9mm)
Max Length at Full Extension 6.26”  (159.1mm) 6.43”  (163.2mm)
Internal Zoom? / Extends with Zoom? N / Y N / Y
Zoom Extension Length 1.65”  (41.8mm) 1.5”  (38.2mm)
Internal Focusing? / Extends with Focusing? Y / N Y / N
Lens Hood Size (DxL) 3.87 x 1.63”  (98.4 x 41.3mm) 4.15 x 1.63”  (105.3 x 41.3mm)
Lens Length with Hood (Min-Max) 5.9 - 7.63”  (149.8 - 193.9mm) 6.33 - 7.82”  (160.8 - 198.7mm)
Size of Rings: Focus / Zoom 0.64” / 1.02”  (16.3mm / 25.8mm) 1.27” / 1.19”  (32.2mm / 30.2mm)
Filter Size 77mm  UV ► CP ► 77mm  UV ► CP ►
Front Element (Filter Mount) Rotates N N
 
Focus  
AF Motor Type Nano USM Ring USM
Full Time Manual Focus Y
Focus Ring Rotation 400° 122°
Focus Limiter? / Focus Limiter Ranges N
Distance Scale? / Type N Y / Window
 
Close Focus  
Specified Min Focus Distance 17.72”  (450mm) 17.72”  (450mm)
Tested Min Focus Distance (Wide / Long) 12.68” / 16.46”  (322mm / 418mm) 14.49” / 15.63”  (368mm / 397mm)
Maximum Magnification (MM) 0.24x 0.24x
Magnification Range with 12mm Ext Tube 0.6 - 0.41x
Magnification Range with 25mm Ext Tube 0.61x
 
Features  
Zoom Ring Rotation 72° 71°
Tripod Ring Included? / Removable? N N
Zoom Ring Lock Switch? Y Y
Lens Hood Included / Model? Y / EW-83N Buy ► Y / EW-83M Buy ►
Weather Sealed? / Filter Required? / Y /
Image Stabilization? / Stops? / Tripod Sensing? Y / 5 / Y / 4 /
Extender Compatible? N N
Case Included? / Type? Y / LP1319 Buy ► Y / Soft Pouch Buy ►
47.25" x 31.5" Subject Framing Distance 24mm = 2.89'
35mm = 4.17'
50mm = 5.78'
70mm = 8.05'
85mm = 9.69'
105mm = 11.60'
24mm = 2.94'
35mm = 4.19'
50mm = 5.90'
70mm = 8.08'
85mm = 9.73'
105mm = 11.46'
1200mm x 800mm Subject Framing Distance 24mm = 880mm
35mm = 1271mm
50mm = 1762mm
70mm = 2454mm
85mm = 2953mm
105mm = 3537mm
24mm = 897mm
35mm = 1278mm
50mm = 1800mm
70mm = 2464mm
85mm = 2965mm
105mm = 3493mm
 
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