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

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Price $709 to $709 at 8 stores $1,949 to $2,499 at 11 stores $753 to $1,169 at 9 stores $99 at 1 store
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Release date May 02, 2003 November 15, 2006 February 15, 2012 April 01, 2011 November 17, 2010
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/2.8
F/4.0
F/2.8
Special Functions Zoom
Tele
Zoom
Zoom
Zoom
Zoom
Wide angle
Intended For Digital SLR
Digital SLR
Digital SLR
Digital SLR
35mm SLR
Digital SLR
35mm SLR
Optical Zoom 2.9 x
2.9 x
2.9 x
4.4 x
2.2 x
Length 6.8 in
7 in
4.4 in
4 in
4.4 in
Lens Construction 13 group(s) / 16 element(s)
13 group(s) / 16 element(s)
13 group(s) / 18 element(s)
13 group(s) / 18 element(s)
12 group(s) / 16 element(s)
Focal Length 70 mm - 200 mm
70 mm - 200 mm
24 mm - 70 mm
24 mm - 105 mm
16 mm - 35 mm
Lens System Zoom lens
Telephoto zoom lens
Zoom lens
Zoom lens
Wide-angle zoom lens
Weight 24.9 oz
1.5 lbs
1.8 lbs
1.5 lbs
1.4 lbs
Product Description Canon EF Zoom lens - 70 mm - 200 mm
Canon EF Telephoto zoom lens - 70 mm - 200 mm
Canon EF Zoom lens - 24 mm - 70 mm
Canon EF Zoom lens - 24 mm - 105 mm
Canon EF Wide-angle zoom lens - 16 mm - 35 mm
Mounting Type Canon EF
Canon EF
Canon EF
Canon EF
Canon EF
Filter Size 67 mm
67 mm
82 mm
77 mm
82 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
15 in
17.7 in
11 in
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