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Sony 85mm F2.8 SAM versus Nikkor AF Nikkor 85mm f/1.4D IF

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Sony 85mm F2.8 SAM

DxOMark Score

Best at f=85mm & f/2.8[?]
15

Lens Metric Scores

Sharpness
[?]
10P-Mpix
Transmission
[?]
3.1TStop
Distortion
[?]
0.1%
Vignetting
[?]
-0.5EV
Chr. aberration
[?]
8µm
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Nikon AF Nikkor 85mm f/1.4D IF

DxOMark Score

Best at f=85mm & f/1.4[?]
18

Lens Metric Scores

Sharpness
[?]
8P-Mpix
Transmission
[?]
1.8TStop
Distortion
[?]
0.1%
Vignetting
[?]
-0.6EV
Chr. aberration
[?]
6µm
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Sony 85mm F2.8 SAM
Announced2010-07-01 
Indicative price (USD) 249 
Aperturef/2.8  
Focal range (mm) 85  
Filter diameter (mm) 55 
Max diameter (mm) 70 
Mount typeSony Alpha  
StabilizationNo  
AF MotorSAM  
Zoom type  
Rotating front elementNo  
Tripod mountNo  
ColorBlack  
Full-Time manual focusNo  
Number of lenses5  
Number of groups4  
Diaphragm blades7  
Circular apertureYes  
Length (mm)52  
Weight (gr)175  

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Nikon AF Nikkor 85mm f/1.4D IF
Announced1995-12-01 
Indicative price (USD) 1230 
Aperturef/1.4  
Focal range (mm) 85  
Filter diameter (mm) 77 
Max diameter (mm) 80 
Mount typeNikon F FX  
StabilizationNo  
AF MotorNo  
Zoom type/  
Rotating front elementNo  
Tripod mountNo  
ColorBlack  
Full-Time manual focusNo  
Number of lenses9  
Number of groups8  
Diaphragm blades9  
Circular apertureYes  
Length (mm)72.5  
Weight (gr)550  

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Sony Alpha 380
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Sony Alpha 380

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Sony Alpha 380
Focal: 85
 
Focal: 85
 
Aperture: 0
 
Aperture: 0
 
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Sony Alpha 380
Focal: 85
 
Focal: 85
 
#1
Sony Alpha 380

in EV

in EV
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Sony Alpha 380
Focal: 85
 
Focal: 85
 
Aperture: 2.8 - 4 - 5.6 - 8 - 11 - 22
 
Aperture: 1.4 - 2.8 - 5.6 - 8 - 11 - 16
 

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