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Compare Sigma 18-300 F3.5-6.3 DC Macro vs Sigma 28mm F1.4 DG HSM vs Sigma 40mm F1.4 DG HSM

Reviews

Neo score
55%
83%
74%
Pros
  • Very versatile focal range
  • Optically stabilized
  • Zoom lock prevents zoom creep
  • High maximum magnification
  • Good optical performance
  • Bright maximum aperture
  • Weather-sealed
  • Beautiful rendering
  • Bright maximum aperture
  • Weather-sealed
  • Superb sharpness
Cons
  • All-in-one lenses tend to offer lower IQ
  • Lacks weather sealing
  • On the heavy side
  • Released rather late in the DSLR Art line (DG HSM)
  • Quite large and heavy for a normal lens

Price

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Construction

Aperture Blades
9 blades
9 blades
Colors
Black
Form Factor
All-in-One Zoom Lens
Wide-Angle Prime Lens
Normal Prime Lens
Image Size
APS-C
Full-Frame
Full-Frame
Lens Barrel
Distance scale
Distance scale
Distance scale
Lens Mount
Canon EF-mount, Nikon F-mount, Pentax K-mount, Sigma SA-mount, Sony A-mount
Canon EF-mount, Nikon F-mount, Sigma SA-mount, Sony E-mount, Leica L-mount
Canon EF-mount, Nikon F-mount, Sigma SA-mount, Sony E-mount
Motor
Ultrasonic
Ring-type ultrasonic
Ring-type ultrasonic
Optical Formula | Elements
17 elements
16 elements
Optical Formula | Groups
12 groups
12 groups
Optical Formula | Special Glass
4 "F" low dispersion, 1 special low dispersion groups
Three SLD + two FLD elements groups
3 FLD + 3 SLD elements groups

Dimensions

Filter Diameter
72 mm / 2.83 in
77 mm / 3.03 in
82 mm / 3.23 in
Size | Diameter
83 mm / 3.27 in
88 mm / 3.46 in
Size | Length
108 mm / 4.25 in
131 mm / 5.16 in
Weight
865 g / 30.57 oz
1200 g / 42.40 oz

Function

Angle Of View
77.4° Diagonal | 67.4° Horizontal | 47.9° Vertical (wide) ~ 5.5° Diagonal | 4.6° Horizontal | 3.1° Vertical (tele)
75.4° Diagonal | 65.5° Horizontal | 46.4° Vertical
56.8° Diagonal | 48.5° Horizontal | 33.4° Vertical
Aperture
f/3.5–6.3 ~ f/22
f/1.4 ~ f/16
f/1.4 ~ f/16
Autofocus
Yes
Yes
Yes
Crop Factor
1.5
Focal Length
18 mm ~ 300 mm
28 mm
40 mm
Focal Length (35mm Equivalent)
27.0 mm ~ 450.0 mm
Focus Type
Extending front
Internal
Internal
Image Stabilization
Yes
No
No
Weather Resistance
No
Yes
Yes
Zoom Type
External zoom (zoom lock available)

Performance

Max Magnification
3x
0.19x
0.15x
Min Focus Distance
390 mm / 15.35 in
280 mm / 11.02 in
400 mm / 15.75 in

Production

Accessory
Lens hood included
Lens hood included
Lens hood included
Debut
2014-09-12
2018-09-25
2018-09-25
Made In
Japan
Japan
Japan
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