Canon EF 70-200mm f/4L USM Telephoto Zoom Lens (for Canon SLR Cameras) comparison

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Price $709 to $709 at 7 stores $1,349 to $1,729 at 3 stores $596 to $609 at 8 stores $698 to $1,149 at 6 stores $169 to $259 at 9 stores
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Release date May 02, 2003 November 15, 2006 September 04, 2009 April 01, 2011 May 17, 2003
The Bottom Line The Canon EF 70-200mm f4 IS USM L lens is a professional grade 70-200mm lens without the size and heft, as well as price, as found in f2.8 versions.

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Packaged Quantity 1
1
1
1
1
Lens Aperture F/4.0
F/4.0
F/3.5-5.6
F/4.0
F/4.0-5.6
Special Functions Zoom
Tele
Zoom
Zoom
Zoom
Tele
Zoom
Intended For Digital SLR
Digital SLR
Digital SLR
35mm SLR
Digital SLR
35mm SLR
Digital SLR
Optical Zoom 2.9 x
2.9 x
11.1 x
4.4 x
4 x
Length 6.8 in
7 in
4 in
4 in
4.8 in
Lens Construction 13 group(s) / 16 element(s)
13 group(s) / 16 element(s)
12 group(s) / 16 element(s)
13 group(s) / 18 element(s)
9 group(s) / 13 element(s)
Focal Length 70 mm - 200 mm
70 mm - 200 mm
18 mm - 200 mm
24 mm - 105 mm
75 mm - 300 mm
Lens System Zoom lens
Telephoto zoom lens
Zoom lens
Zoom lens
Telephoto zoom lens
Weight 24.9 oz
1.5 lbs
1.2 lbs
1.5 lbs
16.9 oz
Product Description Canon EF Zoom lens - 70 mm - 200 mm
Canon EF Telephoto zoom lens - 70 mm - 200 mm
Nikon Zoom-Nikkor Zoom lens - 18 mm - 200 mm
Canon EF Zoom lens - 24 mm - 105 mm
Canon EF Telephoto zoom lens - 75 mm - 300 mm
Mounting Type Canon EF
Canon EF
Nikon F
Canon EF
Canon EF
Filter Size 67 mm
67 mm
72 mm
77 mm
58 mm
Focus Adjustment Manual
Automatic
Manual
Automatic
Manual
Automatic
Manual
Automatic
Manual
Automatic
Localization English
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Min Focus Range 4 ft
4 ft
19.7 in
17.7 in
5 ft
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