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Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS II versus Nikkor AF-S DX Nikkor 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR

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Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS II

DxOMark Score

Best at f=18mm & f/3.5[?]
12

Lens Metric Scores

Sharpness
[?]
8P-Mpix
Transmission
[?]
5TStop
Distortion
[?]
0.3%
Vignetting
[?]
-0.8EV
Chr. aberration
[?]
13µm
dxomark
Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR

DxOMark Score

Best at f=18mm & f/3.5[?]
9

Lens Metric Scores

Sharpness
[?]
6P-Mpix
Transmission
[?]
5TStop
Distortion
[?]
0.3%
Vignetting
[?]
-0.7EV
Chr. aberration
[?]
9µm
dxomark
Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS II
Announced2011-02-01 
Indicative price (USD) 178 
Aperturef/3.5-5.6  
Focal range (mm) 18 - 55  
Filter diameter (mm) 58 
Max diameter (mm) 68.5 
Mount typeCanon EF-S  
StabilizationYes  
AF MotorDC motor  
Zoom typeRing  
Rotating front elementYes  
Tripod mountNo  
ColorBlack  
Full-Time manual focusNo  
Number of lenses11  
Number of groups9  
Diaphragm blades6  
Circular apertureNo  
Length (mm)84.5  
Weight (gr)200  

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Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR
Announced2007-11-01 
Indicative price (USD) 185 
Aperturef/3.5-5.6  
Focal range (mm) 18 - 55  
Filter diameter (mm) 52 
Max diameter (mm) 73 
Mount typeNikon F DX  
StabilizationYes  
AF MotorSWM  
Zoom typeRing  
Rotating front elementYes  
Tripod mountNo  
ColorBlack  
Full-Time manual focusNo  
Number of lenses11  
Number of groups8  
Diaphragm blades7  
Circular apertureYes  
Length (mm)79.5  
Weight (gr)265  

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in P-Mpix
Focal: 18 - 24 - 35 - 55
 
Focal: 18 - 24 - 35 - 55
 
Aperture: 0
 
Aperture: 0
 
Focal: 18 - 24 - 35 - 55
 
Focal: 18 - 24 - 35 - 55
 

in EV

in EV
Focal: 18 - 24 - 35 - 55
 
Focal: 18 - 24 - 35 - 55
 
Aperture: 3.5 - 4 - 5.6 - 8 - 11 - 22
 
Aperture: 3.5 - 4.5 - 5.6 - 8 - 22
 

in micrometer