MFT 25mm f/1.4 fails to blur background like Full Frame 50mm lens @ f/2.8

Started Feb 16, 2014 | Discussions thread
Alex Notpro
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update: Nocticron @f/1.2 versus Canon 85mm @ f/2.5

I'm not able to redo the comparisons as I've since sold my Nikon DSLR (I'm planning to be Nikonless until they launch a mirrorless full-frame camera).

However I stumbled into the following guy's comparison of the Nocticron @f/1.2 versus Canon 85mm @ f/2.5. Here again the MFT shot seems to have more in focus. What is going on?

42.5mm MFT @ f/1.2: https://flic.kr/p/m4zhnu

85mm FF @ f/2.5: https://flic.kr/p/m4zhC9

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