Sigma 60-600mm f/4.5-6.3 DG OS HSM Sports Lens Compared to the Sigma 150-600mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Sports Lens

SpecificationsSigma 60-600mm f/4.5-6.3 DG OS HSM Sports LensSigma 150-600mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Sports Lens
  Sigma 60-600mm f/4.5-6.3 DG OS HSM Sports Lens Sigma 150-600mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Sports Lens
Year Introduced20182014
Mounts OnFull Frame, APS-CFull Frame, APS-C
Lenses / Groups25/1924/16
Angle of View: Diagonal39.6° - 4.1°16.4° - 4.1°
 
Aperture  
Aperture Range - Wide / Long f/4.5-22 / f/6.3-32 f/5-22 / f/6.3-29
Aperture Max by Focal Length 60-75mm = f/4.5
76-138mm = f/5.0
139-347mm = f/5.6
348-600mm = f/6.3
150-184mm = f/5.0
185-320mm = f/5.6
321-600mm = f/6.3
Number of Aperture Blades 9 9
Rounded Aperture? Y Y
 
Weight  
Manufacturer Specification Weight 95.3 oz  (2700g) 101 oz  (2860g)
Actual Weight 95.1 oz  (2695g) 101 oz  (2860g)
Lens Hood Weight 5.5 oz  (155g) 10.4 oz  (295g)
In-Use Weight 100.6 oz  (2850g) 111.4 oz  (3155g)
 
Size  
Manufacturer Spec Size (DxL) 4.74 x 10.59”  (120.4 x 268.9mm) 4.8 x 11.4”  (121.9 x 289.6mm)
Measured Size (DxL) 4.74 x 10.89”  (120 x 276.6mm) 4.76 x 11.77”  (120.9 x 299mm)
Max Diameter at Tripod Ring 5.7”  (144.8mm) 5.1”  (128.6mm)
Max Length at Full Extension 14.83”  (376.7mm) 15.31”  (388.8mm)
Internal Zoom? / Extends with Zoom? N / Y N / Y
Zoom Extension Length 3.94”  (100.2mm) 3.62”  (91.9mm)
Internal Focusing? / Extends with Focusing? Y / N Y / N
Lens Hood Size (DxL) 5.94 x 3.39”  (150.9 x 86.1mm) 5.84 x 4.45”  (148.4 x 113.1mm)
Lens Length with Hood (Min-Max) 13.33 - 17.24”  (338.6 - 437.8mm) 15.24 - 18.87”  (387.1 - 479.2mm)
Size of Rings: Focus / Zoom 1.46” / 2.43”  (37mm / 61.8mm) 1.85” / 1.8”  (47.1mm / 45.7mm)
Filter Size 105mm  UV ► CP ► 105mm  UV ► CP ►
Front Element (Filter Mount) Rotates N N
 
Focus  
AF Motor Type HSM HSM
Full Time Manual Focus Y Y
Focus Ring Rotation 157 ° 145°
Focus Limiter? / Focus Limiter Ranges Y /
Full
19.7' (6m) - ∞
2.0'- 19.7' (0.6m - 6m)
Y /
Full
32.8' (10m) - ∞
8.5'- 32.8' (2.6m - 10m)
Distance Scale? / Type Y / Window Y / Window
 
Close Focus  
Specified Min Focus Distance 23.62”  (600mm) 102.36”  (2600mm)
Tested Min Focus Distance (Wide / Long) 21.1” / 99.33”  (536mm / 2523mm) 89.8” / 90.47”  (2281mm / 2298mm)
Maximum Magnification (MM) 0.30x 0.20x
 
Features  
Zoom Ring Rotation 123 ° 126°
Tripod Ring Included? / Removable? Y / Y Y / Y
Zoom Ring Lock Switch? Y Y
Lens Hood Included / Model? Y / LH114-01 Buy ► Y / LH1164-01 Buy ►
Weather Sealed? / Filter Required? Y / Y /
Image Stabilization? / Stops? / Tripod Sensing? Y / 4 / Y / /
Extender Compatible? Y Y
Case Included? / Type? Y / Y /
47.25" x 31.5" Subject Framing Distance 60mm = 7.28'
100mm = 11.42'
200mm = 22.41'
300mm = 32.67'
400mm = 43.72'
 
23.62" x 15.75" Target:
600mm = 30.51'
840mm = 43.21' (w/ 1.4x)
 
11.81" x 7.87" Target:
1200mm = 30.1' (w/ 2.0x)
150mm = 17.25'
180mm = 20.02'
200mm = 22.27'
250mm = 27.66'
300mm = 33.02'
400mm = 44.32'
 
23.62" x 15.75" Target
500mm = 27.04'
600mm = 31.43'
840mm = 44.28' (w/ 1.4x)
 
11.81" x 7.87" Target
1200mm = 31.08' (w/ 2.0x)
1200mm x 800mm Subject Framing Distance 60mm = 2218mm
100mm = 3480mm
200mm = 6831mm
300mm = 9958mm
400mm = 13326mm
 
600mm x 400mm Target:
600mm = 9299mm
840mm = 13170mm (w/ 1.4x)
 
300mm x 200mm Target:
1200mm = 9176mm (w/ 2.0x)
150mm = 5258mm
180mm = 6103mm
200mm = 6789mm
250mm = 8432mm
300mm = 10067mm
400mm = 13508mm
 
600mm x 400mm Target
500mm = 8243mm
600mm = 9581mm
840mm = 13497mm (w/ 1.4x)
 
300mm x 200mm Target
1200mm = 9475mm (w/ 2.0x)
 
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