Samyang vs Rokinon: Third Party Lenses / Everything You Need to Know

Samyang vs Rokinon: Third Party Lenses / Everything You Need to Know

Samyang & Rokinon lenses have caused plenty of confusion and misinformation to be spread among consumers & reviewers because of their marketing. In this video we’re breaking down the differences between these third party lenses.

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Products Mentioned:
Rokinon 50mm F1.4:
Samyang 35mm F2.8:
Samyang 35mm F1.4:
Rokinon 14mm F2.8:

List from No Film School Showing which Lenses are available in Cine DS as of Oct 2017:

  • 7.5mm T3.8 UMC Fish-eye (Cine)
  • 8mm T3.1 UMC Fish-eye II (Cine)
  • 8mm T3.8 VDSLR UMC Fish-eye CS II (Cine)
  • 10mm T3.1 VDSLR ED AS NCS CS II (Cine / CineDS)
  • 12mm T2.2 NCS CS – (Cine)
  • 12mm T3.1 VDSLR ED AS NCS (Cine DS)
  • 14mm T3.1 VDSLR ED AS IF UMC II – (Cine / Cine DS)
  • 16mm T2.2 VDLSR ED AS UMC CS II – (Cine / Cine DS)
  • 16mm T2.6 VDSLR ED AS UMC – (Cine DS)
  • 20mm T1.9 ED AS UMC – (Cine DS)
  • 21mm T1.5 ED AS UMC CS – (Cine)
  • 24mm T1.5 VDSLR ED AS IF UMC II – (Cine / Cine DS)
  • 35mm T1.3 ED AS UMC CS – (Cine)
  • 35mm T1.5 VDSLR AS UMC II – (Cine DS)
  • 50mm T1.3 AS UMC CS – (Cine)
  • 50mm T1.5 AS UMC – (Cine DS)
  • 85mm T1.5 VDSLR AS IF UMC II – (Cine/ Cine DS)
  • 100mm T3.1 VDSLR ED UMC MACRO – (Cine DS)
  • 135mm T2.2 VDSLR ED UMC – (Cine DS)

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