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Nikkor AF-S DX Nikkor 16-85mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR versus Canon EF 24-85mm f/3.5-4.5 USM

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Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 16-85mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR

DxOMark Score

Best at f=16mm & f/3.5[?]
13

Lens Metric Scores

Sharpness
[?]
6P-Mpix
Transmission
[?]
5.2TStop
Distortion
[?]
0.4%
Vignetting
[?]
-0.8EV
Chr. aberration
[?]
7µm
dxomark
Canon EF 24-85mm f/3.5-4.5 USM

DxOMark Score

Best at f=35mm & f/4[?]
11

Lens Metric Scores

Sharpness
[?]
6P-Mpix
Transmission
[?]
4.9TStop
Distortion
[?]
0.2%
Vignetting
[?]
-0.4EV
Chr. aberration
[?]
10µm
dxomark
Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 16-85mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR
Announced2008-01-01 
Indicative price (USD) 630 
Aperturef/3.5-5.6  
Focal range (mm) 16 - 85  
Filter diameter (mm) 67 
Max diameter (mm) 72 
Mount typeNikon F DX  
StabilizationYes  
AF MotorSWM  
Zoom typeRing  
Rotating front elementNo  
Tripod mountNo  
ColorBlack  
Full-Time manual focusYes  
Number of lenses17  
Number of groups11  
Diaphragm blades7  
Circular aperture Yes  
Length (mm)85  
Weight (gr)485  

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Canon EF 24-85mm f/3.5-4.5 USM
Announced1996-09-01 
Indicative price (USD)  
Aperturef/3.5-4.5  
Focal range (mm) 24 - 85  
Filter diameter (mm) 67 
Max diameter (mm) 73 
Mount typeCanon EF  
StabilizationNo  
AF MotorUSM  
Zoom typeRing  
Rotating front elementNo  
Tripod mountNo  
ColorBlack  
Full-Time manual focusYes  
Number of lenses15  
Number of groups12  
Diaphragm blades6  
Circular apertureNA  
Length (mm)69.5  
Weight (gr)380  

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dxomark

in P-Mpix
Focal: 16 - 24 - 35 - 50 - 70 - 85
 
Focal: 24 - 35 - 50 - 70 - 85
 
Aperture: 0
 
Aperture: 0
 
Focal: 16 - 24 - 35 - 50 - 70 - 85
 
Focal: 24 - 35 - 50 - 70 - 85
 

in EV

in EV
Focal: 16 - 24 - 35 - 50 - 70 - 85
 
Focal: 24 - 35 - 50 - 70 - 85
 
Aperture: 3.5 - 5.6 - 8 - 11 - 22
 
Aperture: 3.5 - 4 - 5.6 - 8 - 11 - 22
 

in micrometer