Pana 20/1.7 (version II) vs Oly 17/1.8?? Need help deciding.

Started Feb 24, 2014 | Discussions thread
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Ulric Senior Member • Posts: 3,688
Re: Pana 20/1.7 (version II) vs Oly 17/1.8?? Need help deciding.
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kenw wrote:

To me the 20 is a great optical lens and good pancake form factor ruined by an awful AF implementation. Why they didn't fix the AF with version II is beyond me.

That would have required a complete redesign.

I don't think the AF speed is bad as it is.

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