Best lenses for the Canon EOS Rebel T5 / 1200D: Best performing zooms on a budget

By Kevin Carter - Wednesday June 04 2014

Lens Recommendations
Introduction | Best performing zooms | Best wide angle zoom | Standard zoom: Sigma 17-70mm f2.8-4 DC Macro OS HSM C | Best performing telephoto zoom and super zoom models
Best lenses for the Canon EOS Rebel T5 / 1200D: Best performing zooms on a budget

This is the second and final part of our comprehensive lens recommendations for the new entry-level Canon EOS Rebel T5 / 1200D. This time we’ve assessed zoom lenses from both the Canon and third party makers to see how well they perform on the camera, and like before we’ll not only reveal the best performers but also take a closer look at the more accessibly priced options.

Best performing zooms

Best wide angle zoom

Standard zoom: Sigma 17-70mm f2.8-4 DC Macro OS HSM C

Best performing telephoto zoom and super zoom models

See also: Best lenses for the Canon EOS Rebel T5 / 1200D: Best performing primes on a budget