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Canon PowerShot G1 X Lens versus Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS II versus Canon EF-S 15-85mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM

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Canon PowerShot G1 X Lens

DxOMark Score

Best at f=15mm & f/2.8[?]
11

Lens Metric Scores

Sharpness
[?]
6P-Mpix
Transmission
[?]
Distortion
[?]
1.1%
Vignetting
[?]
-0.7EV
Chr. aberration
[?]
7µm
dxomark
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
Canon EF-S 15-85mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM

DxOMark Score

Best at f=15mm & f/3.5[?]
12

Lens Metric Scores

Sharpness
[?]
8P-Mpix
Transmission
[?]
5.1TStop
Distortion
[?]
0.4%
Vignetting
[?]
-1EV
Chr. aberration
[?]
8µm
dxomark
Canon PowerShot G1 X Lens
Announced2012-01-09 
Indicative price (USD)  
Aperturef/2.8-5.8  
Focal range (mm) 15 - 60  
Filter diameter (mm)
Max diameter (mm)  
Mount typeCompact  
StabilizationIS  
AF MotorDC motor  
Zoom type/  
Rotating front elementNo  
Tripod mountNo  
ColorBlack  
Full-Time manual focus  
Number of lenses11  
Number of groups10  
Diaphragm blades6  
Circular aperture  
Length (mm)  
Weight (gr)  

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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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Canon EF-S 15-85mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM
Announced2009-10-01 
Indicative price (USD) 724 
Aperturef/3.5-5.6  
Focal range (mm) 15 - 85  
Filter diameter (mm) 72 
Max diameter (mm) 81.6 
Mount typeCanon EF-S  
StabilizationYes  
AF MotorUSM  
Zoom typeRing  
Rotating front elementYes  
Tripod mountNo  
ColorBlack  
Full-Time manual focusYes  
Number of lenses17  
Number of groups12  
Diaphragm blades7  
Circular apertureYes  
Length (mm)87.5  
Weight (gr)575  

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in P-Mpix
Focal: 15 - 21 - 31 - 44 - 60
 
Focal: 18 - 24 - 35 - 55
 
Focal: 15 - 24 - 35 - 50 - 70 - 85
Aperture: 0
 
Aperture: 0
 
Aperture: 0
Focal: 15 - 21 - 31 - 44 - 60
 
Focal: 18 - 24 - 35 - 55
 
Focal: 15 - 24 - 35 - 50 - 85

in EV

in EV
Focal: 15 - 21 - 31 - 44 - 60
 
Focal: 18 - 24 - 35 - 55
 
Focal: 15 - 24 - 35 - 50 - 85
Aperture: 2.8 - 4 - 5.6 - 8 - 11 - 16
 
Aperture: 3.5 - 4 - 5.6 - 8 - 11 - 22
 
Aperture: 3.5 - 5.6 - 8 - 11 - 22

in micrometer