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Compare Pentax-D FA 70-210mm F4 vs Pentax DA 35mm F2.8 Macro

Reviews

Neo score
31%
68%
Pros
  • Weather-sealed
  • Beautifully built
  • Very useful focal range
  • Compact and lightweight
  • 1:1 maximum magnification
  • Beautiful construction
Cons
  • Dark maximum aperture

Price

MSRP
1000 USD
400 USD
Offers (incl. referral links)

Construction

Aperture Blades
9 blades
9 blades, Rounded aperture diaphragm
Colors
Black
Black, Silver
Form Factor
Super Telephoto Zoom Lens
Normal Prime Lens
Image Size
APS-C
APS-C
Lens Barrel
Focus limiter, Distance scale
Distance scale, DoF scale
Lens Mount
Pentax K-mount
Pentax K-mount
Material
Magnesium alloy
Motor
Ring-type ultrasonic
Screw drive from camera
Optical Formula | Elements
20 elements
9 elements
Optical Formula | Groups
14 groups
8 groups
Optical Formula | Special Glass
2 anomalous dispersion and 3 ED elements + HD coating groups
High-grade multi-layer HD (High Definition) Coating groups

Dimensions

Filter Diameter
67 mm / 2.64 in
49 mm / 1.93 in
Size | Diameter
79 mm / 3.11 in
63 mm / 2.48 in
Size | Length
175 mm / 6.89 in
47 mm / 1.85 in
Weight
819 g / 28.94 oz
214 g / 7.56 oz

Function

Angle Of View
23.3° Diagonal | 19.5° Horizontal | 13.0° Vertical (wide) ~ 7.9° Diagonal | 6.5° Horizontal | 4.4° Vertical (tele)
44.8° Diagonal | 37.8° Horizontal | 25.8° Vertical
Aperture
f/4 ~ f/32
f/2.8 ~ f/22
Autofocus
Yes
Yes
Crop Factor
1.5
1.5
Focal Length
70 mm ~ 210 mm
35 mm
Focal Length (35mm Equivalent)
105.0 mm ~ 315.0 mm
52.5 mm
Focus Type
Internal
Extending front
Image Stabilization
No
No
Weather Resistance
Yes
Zoom Type
Internal zoom

Performance

Max Magnification
0.32x
1x
Min Focus Distance
950 mm / 37.40 in
140 mm / 5.51 in

Production

Accessory
Lens hood included
Lens Hood: built-in hood (supplied)
Debut
2020-01-22
2013-08-27
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