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Sony 85mm F2.8 SAM versus Zeiss Planar T 85mm f/1.4 ZE Canon

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Sony 85mm F2.8 SAM

DxOMark Score

Best at f=85mm & f/2.8[?]
21

Lens Metric Scores

Sharpness
[?]
12P-Mpix
Transmission
[?]
3TStop
Distortion
[?]
0.1%
Vignetting
[?]
-1.4EV
Chr. aberration
[?]
7µm
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Carl Zeiss Planar T 85mm f/1.4 ZE Canon

DxOMark Score

Best at f=85mm & f/2.8[?]
25

Lens Metric Scores

Sharpness
[?]
14P-Mpix
Transmission
[?]
1.6TStop
Distortion
[?]
0%
Vignetting
[?]
-1.4EV
Chr. aberration
[?]
9µm
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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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Carl Zeiss Planar T 85mm f/1.4 ZE Canon
Announced2008-12-01 
Indicative price (USD) 1280 
Aperturef/1.4  
Focal range (mm) 85  
Filter diameter (mm) 72 
Max diameter (mm) 77 
Mount typeCanon EF  
StabilizationNo  
AF MotorNo  
Zoom type/  
Rotating front elementNo  
Tripod mountNo  
ColorBlack  
Full-Time manual focus/  
Number of lenses6  
Number of groups5  
Diaphragm blades9  
Circular apertureYes  
Length (mm)75  
Weight (gr)570  

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Sony Alpha 850

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Sony Alpha 850
Focal: 85
 
Focal: 85
 
Aperture: 0
 
Aperture: 0
 
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Sony Alpha 850
Focal: 85
 
Focal: 85
 
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Sony Alpha 850

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Sony Alpha 850
Focal: 85
 
Focal: 85
 
Aperture: 2.8 - 4 - 5.6 - 8 - 11 - 22
 
Aperture: 1.4 - 2 - 2.8 - 4 - 5.6 - 8 - 11 - 16
 

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