A New Tamron 24-70mm VC or used Nikkor 24-70mm for the same price?

Started Dec 4, 2012 | Discussions thread
JakeB Contributing Member • Posts: 855
Re: A New Tamron 24-70mm VC or used Nikkor 24-70mm for the same price?

m_appeal wrote:

JakeB wrote:

wint wrote:

What would you buy today? A new Tamron 24-70mm VC or used Nikkor 24-70mm for the same price?

You gotta be kidding.

Buy the Nikon 24-70.

why exactly has he got to be kidding?

Because, stabilization aside, the Tamron is an inferior lens.

If the OP can pick up the Nikon for the same price, he should go for it.

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