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Nikkor AF-S NIKKOR 85mm f/1.8G versus Nikkor AF-S Nikkor 85mm f/1.4G versus Samyang 85mm f/1.4 Aspherique IF Nikon

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Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 85mm f/1.8G

DxOMark Score

Best at f=85mm & f/1.8[?]
40

Lens Metric Scores

Sharpness
[?]
19P-Mpix
Transmission
[?]
2TStop
Distortion
[?]
0.1%
Vignetting
[?]
-1.5EV
Chr. aberration
[?]
4µm
dxomark
Nikon AF-S Nikkor 85mm f/1.4G

DxOMark Score

Best at f=85mm & f/1.4[?]
40

Lens Metric Scores

Sharpness
[?]
22P-Mpix
Transmission
[?]
1.7TStop
Distortion
[?]
0.2%
Vignetting
[?]
-1.6EV
Chr. aberration
[?]
7µm
dxomark
Samyang 85mm f/1.4 Aspherique IF Nikon

DxOMark Score

Best at f=85mm & f/1.4[?]
36

Lens Metric Scores

Sharpness
[?]
17P-Mpix
Transmission
[?]
1.7TStop
Distortion
[?]
0.1%
Vignetting
[?]
-1.2EV
Chr. aberration
[?]
4µm
dxomark
Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 85mm f/1.8G
Announced2012-01-06 
Indicative price (USD) 690 
Aperturef/1.8  
Focal range (mm) 85  
Filter diameter (mm) 67 
Max diameter (mm) 80 
Mount typeNikon F FX  
StabilizationNo  
AF MotorSWM  
Zoom type  
Rotating front elementNo  
Tripod mountNo  
ColorBlack  
Full-Time manual focusYes  
Number of lenses9  
Number of groups9  
Diaphragm blades7  
Circular apertureYes  
Length (mm)73  
Weight (gr)350  

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dxomark
Nikon AF-S Nikkor 85mm f/1.4G
Announced2010-08-01 
Indicative price (USD) 2199 
Aperturef/1.4  
Focal range (mm) 85  
Filter diameter (mm) 77 
Max diameter (mm) 86.2 
Mount typeNikon F FX  
StabilizationNo  
AF MotorSWM  
Zoom type  
Rotating front elementNo  
Tripod mountNo  
ColorBlack  
Full-Time manual focusYes  
Number of lenses10  
Number of groups9  
Diaphragm blades9  
Circular apertureYes  
Length (mm)84  
Weight (gr)660  

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Samyang 85mm f/1.4 Aspherique IF Nikon
Announced2009-09-01 
Indicative price (USD) 328 
Aperturef/1.4  
Focal range (mm) 85  
Filter diameter (mm) 72 
Max diameter (mm) 78 
Mount typeNikon F FX  
StabilizationNo  
AF MotorNo (manual focus)  
Zoom typeRing  
Rotating front elementNo  
Tripod mountNo  
ColorBlack  
Full-Time manual focus/  
Number of lenses9  
Number of groups7  
Diaphragm blades8  
Circular apertureYes  
Length (mm)72.2  
Weight (gr)513  

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dxomark

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

in EV

in EV
Focal: 85
 
Focal: 85
 
Focal: 85
Aperture: 1.8 - 2 - 2.8 - 4 - 5.6 - 8 - 11 - 16
 
Aperture: 1.4 - 2 - 2.8 - 4 - 5.6 - 8 - 11 - 16
 
Aperture: 1.4 - 2 - 2.8 - 4 - 5.6 - 8 - 11 - 22

in micrometer