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

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Price $709 to $709 at 5 stores $1,349 at 1 store $99 at 1 store $449 to $606 at 8 stores $419 to $439 at 10 stores
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Release date May 02, 2003 November 15, 2006 November 17, 2010 September 04, 2009 August 20, 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/2.8
F/3.5-5.6
F/1.8
Special Functions Zoom
Tele
Zoom
Zoom
Wide angle
Zoom
Tele
Intended For Digital SLR
Digital SLR
Digital SLR
35mm SLR
Digital SLR
35mm SLR
Digital SLR
Optical Zoom 2.9 x
2.9 x
2.2 x
11.1 x
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Length 6.8 in
7 in
4.4 in
4 in
3 in
Lens Construction 13 group(s) / 16 element(s)
13 group(s) / 16 element(s)
12 group(s) / 16 element(s)
12 group(s) / 16 element(s)
7 group(s) / 9 element(s)
Focal Length 70 mm - 200 mm
70 mm - 200 mm
16 mm - 35 mm
18 mm - 200 mm
85 mm
Lens System Zoom lens
Telephoto zoom lens
Wide-angle zoom lens
Zoom lens
Telephoto lens
Weight 24.9 oz
1.5 lbs
1.4 lbs
1.2 lbs
15 oz
Product Description Canon EF Zoom lens - 70 mm - 200 mm
Canon EF Telephoto zoom lens - 70 mm - 200 mm
Canon EF Wide-angle zoom lens - 16 mm - 35 mm
Nikon Zoom-Nikkor Zoom lens - 18 mm - 200 mm
Canon EF Telephoto lens - 85 mm
Mounting Type Canon EF
Canon EF
Canon EF
Nikon F
Canon EF
Filter Size 67 mm
67 mm
82 mm
72 mm
58 mm
Focus Adjustment Manual
Automatic
Manual
Automatic
Manual
Automatic
Manual
Automatic
Manual
Automatic
Localization English
Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable English
Min Focus Range 4 ft
4 ft
11 in
19.7 in
33.5 in
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