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Compare Sigma 17-70mm F2.8-4 DC Macro vs Sony 24-70mm F2.8 ZA SSM II vs Sigma 150-600mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM Contemporary

Reviews

Neo score
65%
62%
55%
Pros
  • Optically stabilized
  • Rather good resolution
  • Weather-sealed
  • Beautifully built
  • Good optical performance
  • Superb image quality
  • Optically stabilized
  • Zoom lock prevents zoom creep
  • Comes with a tripod collar
  • Weather sealed
Cons
  • External zoom without zoom lock
  • Merely 0.36x maximum magnification despite named "Macro"
  • On the heavy side
  • External zoom without zoom lock
  • Dark maximum aperture
  • Large physical size with large diameter and long barrel

Price

MSRP
2100 USD
Offers (incl. referral links)

Construction

Aperture Blades
7 blades, rounded
9 blades, Circular aperture
9 blades
Colors
Black
Black
Form Factor
Standard Zoom Lens
Standard Zoom Lens
Super Telephoto Zoom Lens
Image Size
APS-C
Full-Frame
Full-Frame
Lens Barrel
Distance scale
Distance scale
Tripod collar, Distance scale
Lens Mount
Canon EF-mount, Nikon F-mount, Pentax K-mount, Sigma SA-mount, Sony A-mount
Sony A-mount
Canon EF-mount, Nikon F-mount, Sigma SA-mount, Sony A-mount
Material
Plastic barrel, metal mount
Composite with metal sealed mount
Motor
Micro-type ultrasonic
Ring-type ultrasonic
Ultrasonic
Optical Formula | Elements
16 elements
17 elements
20 elements
Optical Formula | Groups
14 groups
13 groups
14 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
2 ED, 2 aspherical elements plus T* coating groups
1 FLD and 2 SLD groups

Dimensions

Filter Diameter
72 mm / 2.83 in
77 mm / 3.03 in
95 mm / 3.74 in
Size | Diameter
79 mm / 3.11 in
83 mm / 3.27 in
105 mm / 4.13 in
Size | Length
82 mm / 3.23 in
111 mm / 4.37 in
260 mm / 10.24 in
Weight
465 g / 16.43 oz
974 g / 34.42 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) ~ 34.4° Diagonal | 28.8° Horizontal | 19.5° Vertical (tele)
16.4° Diagonal | 13.7° Horizontal | 9.1° Vertical (wide) ~ 4.1° Diagonal | 3.4° Horizontal | 2.3° Vertical (tele)
Aperture
f/2.8–4 ~ f/22
f/2.8 ~ f/22
f/5–6.3 ~ f/22
Autofocus
Yes
Yes
Yes
Crop Factor
1.5
Focal Length
17 mm ~ 70 mm
24 mm ~ 70 mm
150 mm ~ 600 mm
Focal Length (35mm Equivalent)
25.5 mm ~ 105.0 mm
Focus Type
Internal
Internal
Internal
Image Stabilization
Yes
No
Yes
Weather Resistance
Yes
Yes
Zoom Type
External zoom
External zoom
External zoom (zoom lock available)

Performance

Max Magnification
0.36x
0.25x
0.20x
Min Focus Distance
220 mm / 8.66 in
340 mm / 13.39 in
2800 mm / 110.24 in

Production

Accessory
Lens Hood: LH780-03 (supplied)
Lens Hood: ALC-SH101 (supplied)
Lens hood included
Debut
2012-09-17
2015-04-23
2014-09-12
Made In
Japan
Japan
Model Name
SAL-2470Z2
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