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Compare Panasonic G 45-175mm F4.0-5.6 vs Panasonic DG 12mm F1.4 vs Panasonic DG Nocticron 42.5mm F1.2

Reviews

Neo score
86%
78%
86%
Pros
  • Optically stabilized
  • Light in the hand
  • Internal zoom
  • Power zoom for smooth zoom pools in video
  • Bright maximum aperture
  • Weather-sealed
  • Comes with physical aperture ring
  • Good rendering
  • Bright maximum aperture
  • Optically stabilized
  • Comes with physical aperture ring
  • Well built
Cons
  • Dark and variable maximum aperture
  • Rather expensive

Price

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Construction

Aperture Blades
7 blades, Circular aperture
9 blades
9 blades, Circular aperture
Colors
Black
Form Factor
Super Telephoto Zoom Lens
Wide-Angle Prime Lens
Short Telephoto Prime Lens
Image Size
MFT
MFT
MFT
Lens Barrel
Physical aperture ring
Physical aperture ring
Lens Mount
Micro Four Thirds-mount
Micro Four Thirds-mount
Micro Four Thirds-mount
Material
plastic barrel, metal mount
Motor
Micromotor
Stepper motor
Stepper motor
Optical Formula | Elements
14 elements
15 elements
14 elements
Optical Formula | Groups
10 groups
12 groups
11 groups
Optical Formula | Special Glass
2 aspherical elements, 2 ED elements groups
2 aspherical lenses, 1 ED lens, 2 UED lenses groups
2 aspherical elements, 1 ED glass element, 1 UHR glass element. Nano surface coating. groups

Dimensions

Filter Diameter
46 mm / 1.81 in
62 mm / 2.44 in
67 mm / 2.64 in
Size | Diameter
62 mm / 2.44 in
70 mm / 2.76 in
74 mm / 2.91 in
Size | Length
90 mm / 3.54 in
70 mm / 2.76 in
77 mm / 3.03 in
Weight
210 g / 7.42 oz
335 g / 11.84 oz
425 g / 15.02 oz

Function

Angle Of View
27.1° Diagonal | 22.6° Horizontal | 15.2° Vertical (wide) ~ 7.1° Diagonal | 5.9° Horizontal | 3.9° Vertical (tele)
84.1° Diagonal | 73.7° Horizontal | 53.1° Vertical
28.6° Diagonal | 23.9° Horizontal | 16.1° Vertical
Aperture
f/4–5.6 ~ f/22
f/1.4 ~ f/16
f/1.2 ~ f/16
Autofocus
Yes
Yes
Yes
Crop Factor
2.0
2.0
2.0
Focal Length
45 mm ~ 175 mm
12 mm
42.5 mm
Focal Length (35mm Equivalent)
90.0 mm ~ 350.0 mm
24.0 mm
85.0 mm
Focus Type
Internal
Internal
Image Stabilization
Yes
Yes
Weather Resistance
Yes
Zoom Type
Internal zoom, Power-zoom enabled

Performance

Max Magnification
0.2x
0.1x
0.1x
Min Focus Distance
900 mm / 35.43 in
200 mm / 7.87 in
500 mm / 19.69 in

Production

Accessory
Lens Hood: H-PS45175 (supplied)
Lens hood included
Lens hood included
Debut
2011-08-26
2016-06-15
2014-01-06
Model Name
H-PS45175
H-X012
H-NS043
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