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Compare Samyang 10mm F2.8 ED AS NCS CS vs Nikon 55-200mm F4-5.6G VR II vs Canon EF-S 10-18mm F4.5–5.6

Reviews

Neo score
40%
60%
62%
Pros
  • One of the widest rectilinear lens for APS-C
  • Reasonable IQ
  • Bright f/2.8 aperture
  • Optically stabilized
  • Affordable for its focal range
  • Optically stabilized
  • Light in the hand
  • Internal zoom
Cons
  • Lacks front filter thread
  • Dark maximum aperture
  • Lacks weather sealing
  • External zoom without zoom lock
  • Dark maximum aperture
  • Lens hood not included
  • Lacks weather sealing
  • Not the best build quality
  • Not the sharpest

Price

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

Construction

Aperture Blades
6 blades, Manual aperture setting via lens ring
7 blades
7 blades
Colors
Black
Form Factor
Ultra Wide-Angle Prime Lens
Telephoto Zoom Lens
Ultra Wide-Angle Zoom Lens
Image Size
APS-C
APS-C
APS-C
Lens Barrel
Physical aperture ring, Distance scale, DoF scale
Lens Mount
Canon EF-M-mount, Canon EF-mount, Micro Four Thirds-mount, Fujifilm X-mount, Micro Four Thirds-mount, Nikon F-mount, Pentax K-mount, Samsung NX-mount, Sony A-mount, Sony E-mount
Nikon F-mount
Canon EF-mount
Material
Composite
Motor
Micro-type ultrasonic
Stepper motor
Optical Formula | Elements
14 elements
13 elements
14 elements
Optical Formula | Groups
10 groups
9 groups
11 groups
Optical Formula | Special Glass
2 aspherical elements, 1 ED glass element groups
1 ED glass element groups
UD lens element and enhanced lens coatings groups

Dimensions

Filter Diameter
52 mm / 2.05 in
67 mm / 2.64 in
Size | Diameter
86 mm / 3.39 in
71 mm / 2.80 in
75 mm / 2.95 in
Size | Length
77 mm / 3.03 in
83 mm / 3.27 in
72 mm / 2.83 in
Weight
580 g / 20.49 oz
300 g / 10.60 oz
240 g / 8.48 oz

Function

Angle Of View
110.6° Diagonal | 100.4° Horizontal | 77.3° Vertical
29.4° Diagonal | 24.6° Horizontal | 16.6° Vertical (wide) ~ 8.3° Diagonal | 6.9° Horizontal | 4.6° Vertical (tele)
107.1° Diagonal | 96.7° Horizontal | 73.7° Vertical (wide) ~ 73.9° Diagonal | 64.0° Horizontal | 45.2° Vertical (tele)
Aperture
f/2.8 ~ f/22
f/4–5.6 ~ f/22–32
f/4.5–5.6 ~ f/22–29
Autofocus
No
Yes
Yes
Crop Factor
1.5
1.5
1.6
Focal Length
10 mm
55 mm ~ 200 mm
10 mm ~ 18 mm
Focal Length (35mm Equivalent)
15.0 mm
82.5 mm ~ 300.0 mm
16.0 mm ~ 28.8 mm
Focus Type
Internal
Internal
Image Stabilization
No
Yes
Yes
Weather Resistance
No
No
Zoom Type
External zoom
Internal zoom

Performance

Max Magnification
0.15x
Min Focus Distance
250 mm / 9.84 in
1100 mm / 43.31 in
220 mm / 8.66 in

Production

Accessory
Lens Hood: Integrated hood (supplied)
Lens Hood: EW-73 C (sold separately)
Debut
2013-12-06
2015-01-06
2014-05-13
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