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Compare Sony 16-35mm F2.8 GM vs Sony 24-70mm F2.8 ZA SSM II vs Sony 35mm F2.8 ZA

Reviews

Neo score
71%
62%
88%
Pros
  • Good center sharpness
  • Weather-sealed
  • Can take front filters
  • Weather-sealed
  • Beautifully built
  • Good optical performance
  • Compact and lightweight
  • Weather-sealed
  • Decent optical performance
Cons
  • External zoom without zoom lock
  • Very high sample variation
  • On the heavy side
  • External zoom without zoom lock
  • Very expensive for what it is
  • Dark maximum aperture
  • Many cheaper, superior alternatives now available for FE

Price

MSRP
2200 USD
2100 USD
600 USD
Offers (incl. referral links)

Construction

Aperture Blades
11 blades
9 blades, Circular aperture
7 blades
Colors
Black
Black
Black
Form Factor
Wide-Angle Zoom Lens
Standard Zoom Lens
Wide-Angle Prime Lens
Image Size
Full-Frame
Full-Frame
Full-Frame
Lens Barrel
Distance scale
Lens Mount
Sony E-mount
Sony A-mount
Sony E-mount
Material
Magnesium alloy
Metal barrel, metal mount
Motor
Piezoelectric
Ring-type ultrasonic
Stepper motor
Optical Formula | Elements
16 elements
17 elements
7 elements
Optical Formula | Groups
13 groups
13 groups
5 groups
Optical Formula | Special Glass
Extreme aspherical & ED elements, Nano AR & fluorine coatings groups
2 ED, 2 aspherical elements plus T* coating groups
3 aspheric elements groups

Dimensions

Filter Diameter
82 mm / 3.23 in
77 mm / 3.03 in
49 mm / 1.93 in
Size | Diameter
89 mm / 3.50 in
83 mm / 3.27 in
62 mm / 2.44 in
Size | Length
122 mm / 4.80 in
111 mm / 4.37 in
37 mm / 1.46 in
Weight
680 g / 24.03 oz
974 g / 34.42 oz
120 g / 4.24 oz

Function

Angle Of View
107.1° Diagonal | 96.7° Horizontal | 73.7° Vertical (wide) ~ 63.5° Diagonal | 54.4° Horizontal | 37.8° Vertical (tele)
84.1° Diagonal | 73.7° Horizontal | 53.1° Vertical (wide) ~ 34.4° Diagonal | 28.8° Horizontal | 19.5° Vertical (tele)
63.5° Diagonal | 54.4° Horizontal | 37.8° Vertical
Aperture
f/2.8–22 ~ f/2.8–22
f/2.8 ~ f/22
f/2.8 ~ f/22
Autofocus
Yes
Yes
Yes
Focal Length
16 mm ~ 35 mm
24 mm ~ 70 mm
35 mm
Focus Type
Internal
Internal
Internal
Image Stabilization
No
No
No
Weather Resistance
Yes
Yes
Yes
Zoom Type
External zoom
External zoom

Performance

Max Magnification
0.19x
0.25x
0.12x
Min Focus Distance
280 mm / 11.02 in
340 mm / 13.39 in
350 mm / 13.78 in

Production

Accessory
Lens Hood: ALC-SH149 (supplied)
Lens Hood: ALC-SH101 (supplied)
Lens Hood: ALC-SH129 (supplied)
Debut
2017-05-17
2015-04-23
2013-10-16
Model Name
SEL1635GM
SAL-2470Z2
SEL35F28Z
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