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Tamron SP 70-200mm F/2.8 Di VC USD Canon versus Nikkor AF-S VR Zoom-Nikkor 70-200mm f/2.8G IF-ED versus Sony 70-200mm F2.8 G

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Tamron SP 70-200mm F/2.8 Di VC USD Canon

DxOMark Score

Best at f=100mm & f/2.8[?]
25

Lens Metric Scores

Sharpness
[?]
17P-Mpix
Transmission
[?]
3.1TStop
Distortion
[?]
0.2%
Vignetting
[?]
-1.4EV
Chr. aberration
[?]
7µm
dxomark
Nikon AF-S VR Zoom-Nikkor 70-200mm f/2.8G IF-ED

DxOMark Score

Best at f=70mm & f/2.8[?]
22

Lens Metric Scores

Sharpness
[?]
13P-Mpix
Transmission
[?]
3.4TStop
Distortion
[?]
0.3%
Vignetting
[?]
-1.8EV
Chr. aberration
[?]
8µm
dxomark
Sony 70-200mm F2.8 G

DxOMark Score

Best at f=70mm & f/2.8[?]
20

Lens Metric Scores

Sharpness
[?]
13P-Mpix
Transmission
[?]
3.2TStop
Distortion
[?]
0.3%
Vignetting
[?]
-1.3EV
Chr. aberration
[?]
10µm
dxomark
Tamron SP 70-200mm F/2.8 Di VC USD Canon
Announced2012-09-13 
Indicative price (USD) 1699 
Aperturef/2.8  
Focal range (mm) 70 - 200  
Filter diameter (mm) 77 
Max diameter (mm) 85.8 
Mount type Canon EF  
StabilizationYes  
AF MotorUSD  
Zoom typeRing  
Rotating front element  
Tripod mountYes  
ColorBlack  
Full-Time manual focusYes  
Number of lenses23  
Number of groups17  
Diaphragm blades9  
Circular apertureYes  
Length (mm)188.3  
Weight (gr)1470  

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dxomark
Nikon AF-S VR Zoom-Nikkor 70-200mm f/2.8G IF-ED
Announced2002-12-01 
Indicative price (USD) 1850 
Aperturef/2.8  
Focal range (mm) 70 - 200  
Filter diameter (mm) 77 
Max diameter (mm) 87 
Mount typeNikon F FX  
StabilizationYes  
AF MotorSWM  
Zoom typeRing  
Rotating front elementNo  
Tripod mountYes  
ColorBlack or White  
Full-Time manual focusYes  
Number of lenses21  
Number of groups15  
Diaphragm blades9  
Circular apertureYes  
Length (mm)215  
Weight (gr)1470  

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Sony 70-200mm F2.8 G
Announced2006-05-01 
Indicative price (USD) 1799 
Aperturef/2.8  
Focal range (mm) 70 - 200  
Filter diameter (mm) 77 
Max diameter (mm) 87 
Mount typeSony Alpha  
StabilizationNo  
AF MotorSSM  
Zoom typeRing  
Rotating front elementNo  
Tripod mountYes  
ColorWhite  
Full-Time manual focusNo  
Number of lenses19  
Number of groups16  
Diaphragm blades9  
Circular apertureYes  
Length (mm)196.5  
Weight (gr)1340  

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dxomark

in P-Mpix
Focal: 70 - 100 - 135 - 200
 
Focal: 70 - 80 - 105 - 135 - 200
 
Focal: 70 - 100 - 135 - 200
Aperture: 0
 
Aperture: 0
 
Aperture: 0
Focal: 70 - 100 - 135 - 200
 
Focal: 70 - 80 - 105 - 135 - 200
 
Focal: 70 - 100 - 135 - 200

in EV

in EV
Focal: 70 - 100 - 135 - 200
 
Focal: 70 - 80 - 105 - 135 - 200
 
Focal: 70 - 100 - 135 - 200
Aperture: 2.8 - 4 - 5.6 - 8 - 11 - 32
 
Aperture: 2.8 - 5.6 - 8 - 11 - 22
 
Aperture: 2.8 - 5.6 - 8 - 11 - 32

in micrometer