Sigma 100-400mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM C

Sigma 100-400mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Contemporary

Lens Summary

Brand: Sigma

Also Known As: Sigma 100-400mm OS

Lens Type: Zoom Lens

Format: Full Frame / FX

Focus: Autofocus

Lens Mount: Canon EF, Nikon F, Sigma SA

Release Date: 2017-02-21

MSRP Price: $799

Made in: Japan

Production Status: In Production

Lens Description: Boasting outstanding reach and performance value, the new 100-400mm F5-6.3 Contemporary telephoto zoom lens offers great IQ and usability with its lightweight, compact, dust- and splash-proof design. Equipped with the newly released Sigma OS and AF, the lens provides exceptional performance at lower shutter speeds. Highly versatile, the 100-400mm F5-6.3 Contemporary also features Sigma’s unique macro function (1:3.8 ratio) for perfecting close-ups and distance shots, and push/pull focal zooming for ease of use.

Sigma 100-400mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM C Specifications

Lens Specifications
Lens TypeZoom Lens
Focal Length100-400mm
Mount TypeCanon EF, Nikon F, Sigma SA
FormatFull Frame / FX
Compatible Format(s)Full Frame / APS-C
Compatible with TeleconvertersNo
Maximum Reproduction Ratio1:3.8
Optical Stabilization (Image Stabilization)Yes
Aperture Information
Aperture RingNo
Maximim Aperturef/5-6.3
Minimum Aperturef/22
Maximum Angle of View (Full frame or larger format)24.4
Minimum Angle of View (Full frame or larger format)6.2°
Optical Information
Lens Elements21
Lens Groups15
Diaphragm Blades9 (Rounded)
Low Dispersion Glass Elements4
Focus Information
Built-in Focus MotorYes
Hyper Sonic Motor (HSM)Yes
Internal FocusingYes
Minimum Focus Distance160mm./6.3in.
Electronic DiaphragmYes
Filter Information
Filter Size67mm
Accepts Filter TypeScrew-on
Physical Characteristics
Weather / Dust SealingYes
Mount MaterialMetal
Dimensions86.4mm x 182.3mm/3.4in. x 7.2in.
Weight1,160g/ 40.9oz.
Other Information
Available in ColorsBlack

Lens Construction

Sigma 100-400mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM C Lens Construction

MTF Chart

Sigma 100-400mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM C MTF Chart

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