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Nikkor AF-S DX Micro NIKKOR 85mm f/3.5G ED VR versus Sony 85mm F2.8 SAM

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Nikon AF-S DX Micro NIKKOR 85mm f/3.5G ED VR

DxOMark Score

Best at f=85mm & f/3.5[?]
15

Lens Metric Scores

Sharpness
[?]
8P-Mpix
Transmission
[?]
3.9TStop
Distortion
[?]
0.2%
Vignetting
[?]
-1.1EV
Chr. aberration
[?]
3µm
dxomark
Sony 85mm F2.8 SAM

DxOMark Score

Best at f=85mm & f/2.8[?]
12

Lens Metric Scores

Sharpness
[?]
6P-Mpix
Transmission
[?]
3.1TStop
Distortion
[?]
0.1%
Vignetting
[?]
-0.5EV
Chr. aberration
[?]
8µm
dxomark
Nikon AF-S DX Micro NIKKOR 85mm f/3.5G ED VR
Announced2009-10-01 
Indicative price (USD) 500 
Aperturef/3.5  
Focal range (mm) 85  
Filter diameter (mm) 52 
Max diameter (mm) 73 
Mount typeNikon F DX  
StabilizationVR  
AF MotorSWM  
Zoom type/  
Rotating front elementNo  
Tripod mountNo  
ColorBlack  
Full-Time manual focusYes  
Number of lenses14  
Number of groups10  
Diaphragm blades9  
Circular apertureYes  
Length (mm)98.5  
Weight (gr)355  

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dxomark
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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dxomark

in P-Mpix
Focal: 85
 
Focal: 85
 
Aperture: 0
 
Aperture: 0
 
Focal: 85
 
Focal: 85
 

in EV

in EV
Focal: 85
 
Focal: 85
 
Aperture: 3.5 - 4 - 5.6 - 8 - 11 - 32
 
Aperture: 2.8 - 4 - 5.6 - 8 - 11 - 22
 

in micrometer