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Canon EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS
8.6 out of 10

Canon EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS

Impressively lightweight and compact,this general purpose zoom Read more

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Reviews and Problems with Canon EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS

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Overall 8
8.0

Canon EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS STM

PC Magazine
8 June 2010
  • Conclusion: The Canon EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS STM is a sharp telephoto zoom, but its aperture is anything but ambitious.
  • Pros: Impressive sharpness. STM focus motor. 4.5x zoom range. Light and compact design.
  • Cons: Modest aperture. Plastic lens mount. Lens hood not included.
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Overall 8
8.0

Canon EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS STM Lens Review

ePHOTOzine
8 January 2014
  • Excerpt: This telephoto zoom lens provides an angle of view equivalent to an 88-400mm used on a 35mm camera. This version is an update to the previous Canon 55-250mm IS II lens, adding Canon's new stepping motor technology, which promises smoother, quieter autofocus performance, which is especially suited to...
  • Pros: Great sharpness in the centre throughout the zoom range, Lightweight, Fast focusing, Effective stabiliser
  • Cons: Plastic lens mount may put some buyers off this lens, Quite expensive compared to its predecessor
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Overall 8
8.0

Canon EF-S 55-250mm f4-5.6 IS

digicambuyer.co.uk
15 July 2009
  • Conclusion: An ‘amateur’ lens with lots of plastic, but lightweight and portable. For everyday use, this is a great second lens for the kit bag
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Overall 8
7.7
Value for money 10
10
Overall quality 7
7.0
Build quality 6
6.0

Canon EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS - Review / Test Report

photozone.de
5 June 2008
  • Conclusion: Technically the Canon EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS is a tiny lens with a great performance potential. The resolution is very good across the range. Chromatic aberrations are basically a non-issue. The level of distortions remains moderate.
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Overall 7
7.3
Value for money 10
10
Overall quality 6
6.0
Build quality 6
6.0

Canon EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS - Retest @ 15mp / Review

photozone.de
29 May 2008
  • Conclusion: The Canon EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS is a tiny tele lens with a comparatively impressive performance potential. The resolution is very good across the range. Chromatic aberrations are almost a non-issue in field conditions. The level of distortions remains moderate.
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