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Compare Sigma 17-70mm F2.8-4 DC Macro vs Canon RF 24-240mm F4-6.3 vs Canon EF-S 18-135mm F3.5-5.6

Reviews

Neo score
65%
43%
43%
Pros
  • Optically stabilized
  • Rather good resolution
  • Very useful focal range
  • Optically stabilized
  • Zoom lock prevents zoom creep
  • Optically stabilized
  • Very useful focal range
Cons
  • External zoom without zoom lock
  • Merely 0.36x maximum magnification despite named "Macro"
  • Dark and variable maximum aperture
  • All-in-one lenses tend to offer lower IQ
  • Lacks weather sealing
  • External zoom without zoom lock
  • All-in-one lenses tend to offer lower IQ
  • Lacks weather sealing
  • Not as good a deal as the EF-M version

Price

MSRP
1000 EUR
600 USD
Offers (incl. referral links)

Construction

Aperture Blades
7 blades, rounded
7 blades
7 blades
Colors
Black
Black
Form Factor
Standard Zoom Lens
All-in-One Zoom Lens
All-in-One Zoom Lens
Image Size
APS-C
Full-Frame
APS-C
Lens Barrel
Distance scale
Lens Mount
Canon EF-mount, Nikon F-mount, Pentax K-mount, Sigma SA-mount, Sony A-mount
Canon RF-mount
Canon EF-mount
Material
Plastic barrel, metal mount
Plastic barrel, metal mount
Motor
Micro-type ultrasonic
Nano ultrasonic
Optical Formula | Elements
16 elements
21 elements
16 elements
Optical Formula | Groups
14 groups
15 groups
12 groups
Optical Formula | Special Glass
2 FLD ("F" Low Dispersion) glass elements, 1 SLD (Special Low Dispersion) glass element, 3 aspherical glass lenses including double sided aspherical lens groups
1 aspherical + 2 UD elements groups
One UD and one aspherical elements groups

Dimensions

Filter Diameter
72 mm / 2.83 in
72 mm / 2.83 in
67 mm / 2.64 in
Size | Diameter
79 mm / 3.11 in
80 mm / 3.15 in
77 mm / 3.03 in
Size | Length
82 mm / 3.23 in
123 mm / 4.84 in
96 mm / 3.78 in
Weight
465 g / 16.43 oz
750 g / 26.50 oz
515 g / 18.20 oz

Function

Angle Of View
80.7° Diagonal | 70.4° Horizontal | 50.4° Vertical (wide) ~ 23.3° Diagonal | 19.5° Horizontal | 13.0° Vertical (tele)
84.1° Diagonal | 73.7° Horizontal | 53.1° Vertical (wide) ~ 10.3° Diagonal | 8.6° Horizontal | 5.7° Vertical (tele)
73.9° Diagonal | 64.0° Horizontal | 45.2° Vertical (wide) ~ 11.4° Diagonal | 9.5° Horizontal | 6.4° Vertical (tele)
Aperture
f/2.8–4 ~ f/22
f/4 ~ f/6.3
f/3.5–5.6 ~ f/22–38
Autofocus
Yes
Yes
Yes
Crop Factor
1.5
1.6
Focal Length
17 mm ~ 70 mm
24 mm ~ 240 mm
18 mm ~ 135 mm
Focal Length (35mm Equivalent)
25.5 mm ~ 105.0 mm
28.8 mm ~ 216.0 mm
Focus Type
Internal
Internal
Internal
Image Stabilization
Yes
Yes (5 stops)
Yes
Weather Resistance
No
No
Zoom Type
External zoom
External zoom (zoom lock available)
External zoom

Performance

Max Magnification
0.36x
0.26x
0.28x
Min Focus Distance
220 mm / 8.66 in
500 mm / 19.69 in
390 mm / 15.35 in

Production

Accessory
Lens Hood: LH780-03 (supplied)
Lens hood included
Lens Hood: EW-73D (supplied)
Debut
2012-09-17
2019-02-14
2016-02-18
Made In
Japan
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