Tamron 35mm f/1.4 Di USD Lens Compared to the Nikon 35mm f/1.4G AF-S Nikkor Lens

SpecificationsTamron 35mm f/1.4 Di USD LensNikon 35mm f/1.4G AF-S Nikkor Lens
  Tamron 35mm f/1.4 Di USD Lens Nikon 35mm f/1.4G AF-S Nikkor Lens
Year Introduced20192010
Mounts OnFull Frame, APS-CFull Frame, APS-C
Lenses / Groups14/1010/7
Angle of View: Diagonal63° 26'63°
Aperture Range - Wide / Long f/1.4-16 f/1.4-16
Number of Aperture Blades 9 9
Rounded Aperture? Y Y
Manufacturer Specification Weight 28.8 oz  (815g) 21.2 oz  (600g)
Actual Weight 28.4 oz  (805g) 21.2 oz  (600g)
Lens Hood Weight 1.2 oz  (35g) 1.2 oz  (35g)
In-Use Weight 29.7 oz  (840g) 22.4 oz  (635g)
Manufacturer Spec Size (DxL) 3.19 x 4.13”  (80.9 x 104.8mm) 3.27 x 3.52”  (83 x 89.5mm)
Measured Size (DxL) 3.19 x 4.4”  (81 x 111.8mm) 3.28 x 3.9”  (83.2 x 99mm)
Max Length at Full Extension 4.4”  (111.8mm) 3.9”  (99mm)
Internal Focusing? / Extends with Focusing? Y / N Y / N
Lens Hood Size (DxL) 3.71 x 1.82”  (94.2 x 46.2mm) 3.64 x 1.66”  (92.5 x 42.2mm)
Lens Length with Hood (Min-Max) 5.98 - 5.98”  (151.8 - 151.8mm) 5.36 - 5.36”  (136.2 - 136.2mm)
Size of Rings: Focus / Zoom 1.3”  (32.9mm) 0.91”  (23.1mm)
Filter Size 72mm  UV ► CP ► 67mm  UV ► CP ►
Front Element (Filter Mount) Rotates N N
AF Motor Type USD SWM
Full Time Manual Focus Y Y
Focus Ring Rotation 146 ° 115°
Focus Limiter? / Focus Limiter Ranges N
Distance Scale? / Type Y / Window Y / Window
Close Focus  
Specified Min Focus Distance 11.81”  (300mm) 11.81”  (300mm)
Tested Min Focus Distance (Wide / Long) 11.26”  (286mm) 11.1”  (282mm)
Maximum Magnification (MM) 0.20x 0.20x
Tripod Ring Included? / Removable? N N
Lens Hood Included / Model? Y / HF045 Buy ► Y / HB-59 Buy ►
Weather Sealed? / Filter Required? Y / Y /
Image Stabilization? / Stops? / Tripod Sensing? N N
Extender Compatible? N N
Case Included? / Type? Y / Pouch Y / CL-1118 Buy ►
47.25" x 31.5" Subject Framing Distance 35mm = 4.19' 35mm = 4.18'
1200mm x 800mm Subject Framing Distance 35mm = 1276mm 35mm = 1273mm
Review Tamron 35mm f/1.4 Di USD Lens Nikon 35mm f/1.4G AF-S Nikkor Lens
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