Why is FE 70-200 bigger and heavier than Canon's

Started Feb 13, 2014 | Discussions thread
stevo23
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Re: Why is FE 70-200 bigger and heavier than Canon's
In reply to Cheng Bao, Feb 14, 2014

Cheng Bao wrote:

At least on paper, this lens is sharper than canon 70-200 F4L IS


SONY FE 70-200G OSS F4 vs CANON 70-200 F4L IS

At 70mm, sony is shaper all round,

At 200mm full open, sony is sharper, only the extreme corner is less sharper

So that settles it, right? Sharpness. No concern for CAs, distortion or anything else? (Actually, this lens probably beats the Canon in other performan too.)

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