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Compare Olympus 14-42mm F3.5-5.6 II R vs Sony FE 24-240mm F3.5-6.3 vs Sigma 18-200mm F3.5-6.3 DC Macro OS HSM

Reviews

Neo score
39%
52%
55%
Pros
  • Light and compact
  • Optically stabilized
  • Very versatile zoom range
  • OK center sharpness
  • Optically stabilized
  • Zoom lock prevents zoom creep
  • Superb build quality
  • Very useful focal range
Cons
  • External zoom without zoom lock
  • Lens hood not included
  • Lacks weather sealing
  • Not good IQ-wise
  • All-in-one lenses tend to offer lower IQ
  • Lacks weather sealing
  • Expensive for a non-G lens
  • All-in-one lenses tend to offer lower IQ

Price

MSRP
300 USD
1050 USD
Offers (incl. referral links)

Construction

Aperture Blades
7 blades, Circular aperture diaphragm
7 blades
7 blades, Rounded diaphragm
Colors
Black and silver
Black
Form Factor
Standard Zoom Lens
All-in-One Zoom Lens
All-in-One Zoom Lens
Image Size
MFT
Full-Frame
APS-C
Lens Barrel
Distance scale
Distance scale
Lens Mount
Micro Four Thirds-mount
Sony E-mount
Canon EF-mount, Nikon F-mount, Pentax K-mount, Sigma SA-mount, Sony A-mount
Motor
Micromotor
Piezoelectric
Ultrasonic
Optical Formula | Elements
8 elements
17 elements
16 elements
Optical Formula | Groups
7 groups
12 groups
13 groups
Optical Formula | Special Glass
3 Aspherical glass elements groups
5 aspherical and 1 ED elements groups
SLD glass elements, Double-sided aspheric lenses groups

Dimensions

Filter Diameter
37 mm / 1.46 in
72 mm / 2.83 in
62 mm / 2.44 in
Size | Diameter
57 mm / 2.24 in
81 mm / 3.19 in
71 mm / 2.80 in
Size | Length
50 mm / 1.97 in
119 mm / 4.69 in
86 mm / 3.39 in
Weight
112 g / 3.96 oz
780 g / 27.56 oz
430 g / 15.19 oz

Function

Angle Of View
75.4° Diagonal | 65.5° Horizontal | 46.4° Vertical (wide) ~ 28.9° Diagonal | 24.2° Horizontal | 16.3° Vertical (tele)
84.1° Diagonal | 73.7° Horizontal | 53.1° Vertical (wide) ~ 10.3° Diagonal | 8.6° Horizontal | 5.7° Vertical (tele)
77.4° Diagonal | 67.4° Horizontal | 47.9° Vertical (wide) ~ 8.3° Diagonal | 6.9° Horizontal | 4.6° Vertical (tele)
Aperture
f/3.5–5.6 ~ f/22
f/3.5–6.3 ~ f/22–40
f/3.5–6.3 ~ f/22
Autofocus
Yes
Yes
Yes
Crop Factor
2.0
1.5
Focal Length
14 mm ~ 42 mm
24 mm ~ 240 mm
18 mm ~ 200 mm
Focal Length (35mm Equivalent)
28.0 mm ~ 84.0 mm
27.0 mm ~ 300.0 mm
Focus Type
Internal
Extending front
Internal
Image Stabilization
No
Yes
Yes
Weather Resistance
No
No
Zoom Type
External zoom
External zoom (zoom lock available)

Performance

Max Magnification
0.19x
0.27x
0.33x
Min Focus Distance
250 mm / 9.84 in
500 mm / 19.69 in
390 mm / 15.35 in

Production

Accessory
Lens Hood: LH-40 (sold separately)
Lens Hood: ALC-SH136 (supplied)
Debut
2011-06-30
2015-03-04
2014-01-06
Made In
Japan
Model Name
SEL24240
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