Fujifilm 16-55mm F2.8R LM WR vs. Pentax smc DA* 16-50mm F2.8 ED AL (IF) SDM vs. Canon EF-S 17-55mm f/2.8 IS USM vs. Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 17-55mm f/2.8G ED-IF

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Jan 6, 2015
Feb 21, 2007
Feb 21, 2006
Jul 22, 2003
 
Zoom lens
Zoom lens
Zoom lens
Zoom lens
APS-C / DX
APS-C / DX
APS-C / DX
APS-C / DX
16–55 mm
16–50 mm
17–55 mm
17–55 mm
No
No
Yes (3 stops)
No
Fujifilm X
Pentax KAF2
Canon EF-S
Nikon F (DX)
 
F2.8
F2.8
F2.8
F2.8
F22
F22
F22
F22
Yes
No
No
No
9
9
7
9
 
 
Circular aperture
rounded blades
 
17
15
19
14
12
12
12
10
3 aspherical elements, 3 ED elements, Nano-GI coating
2 ED elements, 3 aspherical elements
Super Spectra coatings
3x ED glass elements and 3x aspherical lens elements
 
0.30 m (11.81)
0.30 m (11.81)
0.35 m (13.78)
0.36 m (14.17)
0.16×
0.21×
0.17×
 
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
 
Ultrasonic
Ring-type ultrasonic
Ultrasonic
Unknown
Yes
Yes
Yes
Internal
Internal
Internal
Internal
 
Yes
Yes
Yes
 
No
 
Yes
 
655 g (1.44 lb)
565 g (1.25 lb)
645 g (1.42 lb)
755 g (1.66 lb)
83 mm (3.27)
84 mm (3.31)
84 mm (3.29)
86 mm (3.37)
106 mm (4.17)
99 mm (3.88)
111 mm (4.35)
111 mm (4.35)
 
 
Plastic barrel, metal mount
Magnesium alloy barrel, metal mount
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Black
 
Black
Black
Rotary (extending)
Rotary (extending)
Rotary (extending)
Rotary (internal)
No
 
No
 
 
 
No
 
77 mm
77 mm
77 mm
77 mm
 
Yes
No
Yes
 
 
EW-83J
HB-31
No
No
No
No
 
 
Soft Case LP1219