Sigma 35mm F2 DG DN Contemporary Lens Compared to the Sony FE 35mm F1.8 Lens

SpecificationsSigma 35mm F2 DG DN Contemporary LensSony FE 35mm F1.8 Lens
  Sigma 35mm F2 DG DN Contemporary Lens Sony FE 35mm F1.8 Lens
Year Introduced20202019
Mounts OnFull-Frame, APS-CFull-Frame, APS-C
Lenses / Groups10/911/9
Angle of View: Diagonal63.4°63°
 
Aperture  
Aperture Range - Wide / Long f/2.0-22 f/1.8-22
Number of Aperture Blades 9 9
Rounded Aperture? Y Y
 
Weight  
Manufacturer Specification Weight 11.5 oz  (325g) 9.9 oz  (281g)
Actual Weight 11.4 oz  (323g) 9.9 oz  (281g)
Lens Hood Weight 1.7 oz  (48.1g) 0.6 oz  (16.8g)
In-Use Weight 13.1 oz  (371.1g) 10.5 oz  (297.8g)
 
Size  
Manufacturer Spec Size (DxL) 2.76 x 2.65”  (70 x 67.4mm) 2.58 x 2.87”  (65.6 x 73mm)
Measured Size (DxL) 2.75 x 2.85”  (70 x 72.5mm) 2.58 x 3.07”  (65.5 x 78.1mm)
Max Length at Full Extension 2.85”  (72.5mm) 3.07”  (78.1mm)
Internal Focusing? / Extends with Focusing? Y / N Y / N
Lens Hood Size (DxL) 3.08 x 1.29”  (78.2 x 32.8mm) 3.04 x 1.19”  (77.1 x 30.3mm)
Lens Length with Hood (Min-Max) 3.91 - 3.91”  (99.4 - 99.4mm) 4.06 - 4.06”  (103 - 103mm)
Size of Rings: Focus / Zoom 0.52”  (13.2mm) 1.1”  (27.9mm)
Filter Size 58mm  UV ► CP ► 55mm  UV ► CP ►
Front Element (Filter Mount) Rotates N N
 
Focus  
AF Motor Type Stepping Motor Linear
Full Time Manual Focus Y Y
Focus Ring Rotation 750° 134°
Focus Limiter? / Focus Limiter Ranges N N
Distance Scale? / Type N N
 
Close Focus  
Specified Min Focus Distance 10.63”  (270mm) 8.66”  (220mm)
Tested Min Focus Distance (Wide / Long) 9.72”  (247mm) 8.15”  (207mm)
Maximum Magnification (MM) 0.18x 0.24x
 
Features  
Tripod Ring Included? / Removable? N /
Lens Hood Included / Model? Y / LH636-01 Buy ► Y / ALC-SH119 Buy ►
Weather Sealed? / Filter Required? Y / Y /
Image Stabilization? / Stops? / Tripod Sensing? N N
Extender Compatible? N N
Case Included? / Type? N / N /
47.25" x 31.5" Subject Framing Distance 35mm = 3.85' 35mm = 4.19'
1200mm x 800mm Subject Framing Distance 35mm = 1175mm 35mm = 1276mm
 
Review Sigma 35mm F2 DG DN Contemporary Lens Sony FE 35mm F1.8 Lens
 
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