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Nikkor AF-S VR Micro-Nikkor 105mm f/2.8G IF-ED versus Tamron SP AF 90mm F/2.8 Di MACRO Nikon versus Sigma 105mm F2.8 EX DG Macro Nikon

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Nikon AF-S VR Micro-Nikkor 105mm f/2.8G IF-ED

DxOMark Score

Best at f=105mm & f/2.8[?]
27

Lens Metric Scores

Sharpness
[?]
12P-Mpix
Transmission
[?]
3.2TStop
Distortion
[?]
0.2%
Vignetting
[?]
-1.7EV
Chr. aberration
[?]
7µm
dxomark
Tamron SP AF 90mm F/2.8 Di MACRO Nikon

DxOMark Score

Best at f=90mm & f/2.8[?]
25

Lens Metric Scores

Sharpness
[?]
11P-Mpix
Transmission
[?]
3.1TStop
Distortion
[?]
0%
Vignetting
[?]
-1EV
Chr. aberration
[?]
10µm
dxomark
Sigma 105mm F2.8 EX DG Macro Nikon

DxOMark Score

Best at f=105mm & f/2.8[?]
24

Lens Metric Scores

Sharpness
[?]
13P-Mpix
Transmission
[?]
3.1TStop
Distortion
[?]
0.1%
Vignetting
[?]
-1EV
Chr. aberration
[?]
4µm
dxomark
Nikon AF-S VR Micro-Nikkor 105mm f/2.8G IF-ED
Announced2006-02-01 
Indicative price (USD) 890 
Aperturef/2.8  
Focal range (mm) 105  
Filter diameter (mm) 62 
Max diameter (mm) 83 
Mount typeNikon F FX  
StabilizationYes  
AF MotorSWM  
Zoom type/  
Rotating front elementNo  
Tripod mountNo  
ColorBlack  
Full-Time manual focusYes  
Number of lenses14  
Number of groups12  
Diaphragm blades9  
Circular apertureYes  
Length (mm)116  
Weight (gr)790  

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dxomark
Tamron SP AF 90mm F/2.8 Di MACRO Nikon
Announced2004-09-01 
Indicative price (USD) 460 
Aperturef/2.8  
Focal range (mm) 90  
Filter diameter (mm) 55 
Max diameter (mm) 71.5 
Mount typeNikon F FX  
StabilizationNo  
AF MotorNo or micro-drive  
Zoom type/  
Rotating front elementNo  
Tripod mountNo  
ColorBlack  
Full-Time manual focusNo  
Number of lenses10  
Number of groups9  
Diaphragm blades9  
Circular apertureYes  
Length (mm)97  
Weight (gr)405  

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Sigma 105mm F2.8 EX DG Macro Nikon
Announced2004-06-01 
Indicative price (USD) 640 
Aperturef/2.8  
Focal range (mm) 105  
Filter diameter (mm) 58 
Max diameter (mm) 74 
Mount typeNikon F FX  
StabilizationNo  
AF MotorNo  
Zoom type/  
Rotating front elementNo  
Tripod mountNo  
ColorBlack  
Full-Time manual focusNo  
Number of lenses11  
Number of groups10  
Diaphragm blades8  
Circular apertureNo  
Length (mm)95  
Weight (gr)450  

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dxomark

in P-Mpix
Focal: 105
 
Focal: 90
 
Focal: 105
Aperture: 0
 
Aperture: 0
 
Aperture: 0

in EV

in EV
Focal: 105
 
Focal: 90
 
Focal: 105
Aperture: 2.8 - 5.6 - 8 - 11 - 32
 
Aperture: 2.8 - 4 - 5.6 - 8 - 11 - 32
 
Aperture: 2.8 - 4 - 5.6 - 8 - 11 - 45

in micrometer