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Sigma APO 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG MACRO HSM

The Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8 II EX APO Macro HSM telephoto zoom lens Read more

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Reviews and Problems with Sigma APO 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG MACRO HSM

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Overall 7
7.0
Design 6
6.0
Features 7
7.0
Performance 7
7.0
Picture quality 8
8.0

The right compromises for a high-end telephoto

CNET
29 March 2013
  • Summary: Versatile, sturdy, and built with high-quality optics, the Sigma APO 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM offers a good value, although it's not exactly cheap.
  • Pros: The Sigma APO 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM has the fast f2.8 aperture of in-house competitors, but not their high price. It delivers effective image stabilization, as well as solid sharpness, bokeh, and durability.
  • Cons: It lacks weather sealing, and the autofocus falls a step short.
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Overall 7
7.0
Design 6
6.0
Features 7
7.0
Performance 7
7.0
Picture quality 8
8.0

The right compromises for a high-end telephoto

CNET
29 March 2013
  • Summary: Versatile, sturdy, and built with high-quality optics, the Sigma APO 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM offers a good value, although it's not exactly cheap.
  • Pros: The Sigma APO 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM has the fast f2.8 aperture of in-house competitors, but not their high price. It delivers effective image stabilization, as well as solid sharpness, bokeh, and durability.
  • Cons: It lacks weather sealing, and the autofocus falls a step short.
  • Read full review
Overall 7
7.0
Design 6
6.0
Features 7
7.0
Performance 7
7.0
Picture quality 8
8.0

Sigma's 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG OS: Good quality, competitive price

CNET
29 March 2013
  • Summary: Versatile, sturdy, and built with high-quality optics, the Sigma APO 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM offers a good value, although it's not exactly cheap.
  • Pros: The Sigma APO 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM has the fast f2.8 aperture of in-house competitors, but not their high price. It delivers effective image stabilization, as well as solid sharpness, bokeh, and durability.
  • Cons: It lacks weather sealing, and the autofocus falls a step short.
  • Read full review
Overall 7
7.0
Design 6
6.0
Features 7
7.0
Performance 7
7.0
Picture quality 8
8.0

Sigma's 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG OS: Good quality, competitive price

CNET
29 March 2013
  • Summary: Versatile, sturdy, and built with high-quality optics, the Sigma APO 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM offers a good value, although it's not exactly cheap.
  • Pros: The Sigma APO 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM has the fast f2.8 aperture of in-house competitors, but not their high price. It delivers effective image stabilization, as well as solid sharpness, bokeh, and durability.
  • Cons: It lacks weather sealing, and the autofocus falls a step short.
  • Read full review