Site Title

Compare Pentax DA 35mm F2.8 Macro vs Pentax DA 40mm F2.8

Reviews

Neo score
68%
68%
Pros
  • Compact and lightweight
  • 1:1 maximum magnification
  • Beautiful construction
  • Exceptionally light and compact
  • Great rendering
Cons
  • A bit expensive for a pancake lens

Price

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

Construction

Aperture Blades
9 blades, Rounded aperture diaphragm
9 blades, Rounded aperture diaphragm
Colors
Black, Silver
Black, Silver
Form Factor
Normal Prime Lens
Short Telephoto Prime Lens
Image Size
APS-C
APS-C
Lens Barrel
Distance scale, DoF scale
Distance scale
Lens Mount
Pentax K-mount
Pentax K-mount
Motor
Screw drive from camera
Screw drive from camera
Optical Formula | Elements
9 elements
5 elements
Optical Formula | Groups
8 groups
4 groups
Optical Formula | Special Glass
High-grade multi-layer HD (High Definition) Coating groups
High-grade multi-layer HD (High Definition) Coating groups

Dimensions

Filter Diameter
49 mm / 1.93 in
49 mm / 1.93 in
Size | Diameter
63 mm / 2.48 in
63 mm / 2.48 in
Size | Length
47 mm / 1.85 in
15 mm / 0.59 in
Weight
214 g / 7.56 oz
80 g / 2.83 oz

Function

Angle Of View
44.8° Diagonal | 37.8° Horizontal | 25.8° Vertical
39.7° Diagonal | 33.4° Horizontal | 22.6° Vertical
Aperture
f/2.8 ~ f/22
f/2.8 ~ f/22
Autofocus
Yes
Yes
Crop Factor
1.5
1.5
Focal Length
35 mm
40 mm
Focal Length (35mm Equivalent)
52.5 mm
60.0 mm
Focus Type
Extending front
Image Stabilization
No
No

Performance

Max Magnification
1x
0.13x
Min Focus Distance
140 mm / 5.51 in
400 mm / 15.75 in

Production

Accessory
Lens Hood: built-in hood (supplied)
Lens Hood: MH-RE49 (supplied)
Debut
2013-08-27
2013-08-27
Remove
Remove
Add up to 6 products to the comparison using the search bar above
Information on this page is provided on an as-is basis. No warranty on accuracy is implied. This page may contain affiliate links to third-party merchants such as Amazon and eBay. If you make a purchase using the supplied link, we may receive a commission. Neofiliac places the utmost respect for your privacy. We use no cookie whatsoever beyond that needed for the proper functioning of the website.