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We are happy to offer you the TOP list of the best m43 lenses that can be found on the current market. Every model from the TOP list of the best m43 lenses is available at marketplace.

Purchasing of the best m43 lenses is not the easiest task. There are hundreds of various models on the current market. If you do not know much about them, you will have to waste a lot of time choosing the best m43 lenses possible. We decided to help you and made a list of the TOP best m43 lenses (as well as the extended TOP-30 list) that should meet most of your needs.

Our Pick: Best M43 Lenses of 2018

Rating Image Name and Features Details
Design 5/5
Materials 5/5
Performance 5/5
Quality 4/5
Fotasy AMEF Canon EOS EF Lens to M43 Micro Four Thirds System Camera Adapter 1. Fotasy AMEF Canon EOS EF Lens to M43 Micro Four Thirds System Camera Adapter
No play spring locking mechanism.
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Design 4/5
Materials 5/5
Performance 4/5
Quality 5/5
K and F Concept M42 Screw Mount Lens to Micro 4 3 Four Thirds System Camera Mount Adapter 2. K and F Concept M42 Screw Mount Lens to Micro 4 3 Four Thirds System Camera Mount Adapter
There are no electrical contacts in the adapter ring.
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Design 5/5
Materials 3/5
Performance 5/5
Quality 5/5
Fotasy M3517 35MM F1.7 TV Movie Fixed Lens 3. Fotasy M3517 35MM F1.7 TV Movie Fixed Lens
M4/3 adapter.
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Design 2/5
Materials 4/5
Performance 5/5
Quality 5/5
Viltrox NF-M43X 0.71X Lens Mount Adapter Ring Focal Reducer Speed Booster 8 Aperture Manual Focus 4. Viltrox NF-M43X 0.71X Lens Mount Adapter Ring Focal Reducer Speed Booster 8 Aperture Manual Focus (Best Transitional Design)
4 groups 5 pieces optical glasses (f2-f8 adjusting scale), which can achieve the depth of field that you prefer.
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Design 5/5
Materials 3/5
Performance 3/5
Quality 4/5
VILTROX NF-M43X 0.71x Nikon F lens to Micro Four Thirds camera mount adapter 5. VILTROX NF-M43X 0.71x Nikon F lens to Micro Four Thirds camera mount adapter
Reduced imaging focal length, the actual focal length after using mount adapter for 0.71 times the focal length.
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Design 5/5
Materials 4/5
Performance 3/5
Quality 3/5
Zhongyi Lens Turbo II Nikon 6. Zhongyi Lens Turbo II Nikon (Most Stylish)
Newly improved coating help you get rid of the parasitic light caused by the mutual reflection between lenses.
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Design 2/5
Materials 2/5
Performance 5/5
Quality 4/5
VILTROX EF-M1 Auto Focus Exif Lens Adapter 7. VILTROX EF-M1 Auto Focus Exif Lens Adapter
Supports electronic communication between camera and lens to enable autofocus, image stabilization, on-camera aperture control, and exif metadata generation when possible.
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Design 3/5
Materials 2/5
Performance 4/5
Quality 3/5
EOS-M43 8. EOS-M43
Infinity focus guaranteed.
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Design 5/5
Materials 3/5
Performance 2/5
Quality 2/5
Adapter To Convert Nikon F-Mount Lens to MFT Lens For Mirrorless Micro Four Thirds M4 3 Digital Camera 9. Adapter To Convert Nikon F-Mount Lens to MFT Lens For Mirrorless Micro Four Thirds M4 3 Digital Camera (Best Performance for the Price)
To adjust aperture blades manually with 6 full f stops.
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Design
5/5
 

Materials
5/5
 

Performance
5/5
 

Quality
4/5
 
Overall Brand Model Dimensions Weight Details
4.8
Fotasy AMEF 3 x 3 x 2 inches 3.2 ounces
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No play spring locking mechanism. Fotasy is a registered trademark. There are no electrical contacts in the adapter ring. Exposure and focus has to be adjusted manually. Designed for panasonic g1 g2 g3 g5 gh1 gh2 gh3 gf1 gf2 gf3 gf5 gf6 gx1 gx2 olympus e-p1 e-p2 e-p3 e-p5 e-pl1 e-pl2 e-pl3 epl5 em-p1 em-p2 emd cameras and new models. Allows canon eos ef lens to be used on olympus panasonic mft micro m43 cameras body.

 

 
Pros
Allows canon eos ef lens
Fotasy is a registered trademark
There are no electrical contacts in
No play spring locking mechanism
Cons
Given all the pros, this product is impeccable.
 

What things should I check before buying a m43 lenses?

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№ 2. K and F Concept M42 Screw Mount Lens to Micro 4 3 Four Thirds System Camera Mount Adapter, Fits Olympus Pen E-p1 P2 P3 P5 E-pl1 Pl1s Pl2 Pl3 Pl5 Pl6 E-pm1 Pm2 Om-d E-m5 E-m1 Panasonic Lumix Dmc-gh1 Gh2 Gh3 Gx7 G1 G2 G10 G3 G5 G6 Gf1 Gf2 Gf3 Gf5 Gf6 Gx1 Gm
 

Design
4/5
 

Materials
5/5
 

Performance
4/5
 

Quality
5/5
 
Overall Brand Model Dimensions Weight Details
4.5
K&F Concept KF06.076 5 ounces
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Please note: infinity focus position, the position of the infinity mark, of the telephoto lens or super telephoto lens is shifted slightly to the positive side to enable focus adjustment even when focus shift is caused due to temperature changes. The shift range is denoted by an l-shaped line, be sure to check the focus through the viewfinder even when you shoot at infinity. With precise design and high technology. Made of brass and aluminum (not plastic). There are no electrical contacts in the adapter ring. Exposure and focus has to be adjusted manually. For olympus pen e-p1 e-p2 e-p3 e-pl1 e-pl2 e-pl3 e-pm1 om-d e-m5, panasonic lumix dmc-gf1, gf2, gf3, gf5, gh1, gh2, g1, g2, g3, g5.

M42 mount lens to olympus/panasonic micro 4/3(micro four thirds)adapter.

 

 
Pros
With precise design
For olympus pen e-p1 e-p2 e-p3 e-pl1 e-pl2 e-pl3 e-pm1 om-d e-m5
There are no electrical contacts in
M42 mount lens
Cons
The design is rather boring.
 

 

 
№ 3. Fotasy M3517 35MM F1.7 TV Movie Fixed Lens and Lens Adapter Kit for Olympus Panasonic Mft Micro 4 3 M43 Cameras
 

Design
5/5
 

Materials
3/5
 

Performance
5/5
 

Quality
5/5
 
Overall Brand Model Dimensions Weight Details
4.5
Fotasy M3517 3 x 3 x 2 inches 4 ounces
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Fits panasonic g1 g2 g3 g5 gh1 gh2 gh3 gh4 gf1 gf2 gf3 gf5 gf6 gx1 gx2 gx7 gm1 olympus e-p1 e-p2 e-p3 e-p5 e-pl1 e-pl2 e-pl3 epl5 om-d e-m1 e-m5 e-m10 e-pm2 e-pm1. This lens is good for portrait photography, but it not good for landscape photography. The sharpness in the center is fine, but the border is soft. Package includes 35mm f1.7 lens and c – m4/3 adapter. Focus operation: manual; aperture operation: manual aperture: f1.7 – f16.

 

 
Pros
This lens is good
Lens not zoomable
Package includes 35mm f1.7 lens
Cons
Beginners will not be able to assemble it by themselves.
 

 

 
№ 4. Viltrox NF-M43X 0.71X Lens Mount Adapter Ring Focal Reducer Speed Booster 8 Aperture Manual Focus for Nikon G D Lens to Use for Micro Four Thirds M4 3 Camera
 

Design
2/5
 

Materials
4/5
 

Performance
5/5
 

Quality
5/5
 
Overall Brand Model Dimensions Weight Details
4.0
VILTROX 10.2 ounces
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Support manual operation, manual focus, manual aperture & etc. Autofocus and electronic aperture control will not be supported. 4 groups 5 pieces optical glasses (f2-f8 adjusting scale), which can achieve the depth of field that you prefer. After using mount adapter, the actual focal length is 0.71x. Aps-c camera can take full frame pictures. Material: zincification alloy technology. With 1/4 socket mount, can be installed on the tripod or other fixed bracket. Suit for nikon g&d series lens to mount on m4/3 series cameras.

 

 
Pros
Support manual operation
4 groups 5 pieces optical glasses
After using mount adapter
Cons
Looks awful.
 

 

 
№ 5. VILTROX NF-M43X 0.71x Nikon F lens to Micro Four Thirds camera mount adapter, Enlarge Aperture Speed Booster, Manual Infinity Focus
 

Design
5/5
 

Materials
3/5
 

Performance
3/5
 

Quality
4/5
 
Overall Brand Model Dimensions Weight Details
3.8
VILTROX NF-M43X 7.8 ounces
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Reduced imaging focal length, the actual focal length after using mount adapter for 0.71 times the focal length. Ring at the bottom with 1/4 screws, which can easy installed on the tripod or other fixed bracket. Build-in 4 groups.5pcs optical glasses, manually adjust aperture. Allowing you to get in the larger area of light and achieve the depth of field that you prefer. Please note: while this adapter allows users to mount a nikon f lens on their micro four thirds camera, automatic functions such as autofocus and electronic aperture control will not be supported.

 

 
Pros
Reduced imaging focal length
Build-in 4 groups.5pcs optical glasses
Cons
Was not delivered in time.
Requires professional maintenance.
 

 

 
№ 6. Zhongyi Lens Turbo II Nikon (g)-m43 Focal Reducer Booster Adapter with Portable Case for Nikon(g) Lens to Olympus Panasonic Cameras
 

Design
5/5
 

Materials
4/5
 

Performance
3/5
 

Quality
3/5
 
Overall Brand Model Dimensions Weight Details
3.8
ZHONGYI 4332042336 7.8 ounces
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Suitable for nikon (g) lens to olympus or panasonic cameras (can shrink the aperture). Unique rear lens: better fit the cmos and promote the imaging quality. Newly improved coating help you get rid of the parasitic light caused by the mutual reflection between lenses. Up-to-date 4 elements 3 group lens, including 2 lanthanide lens, which can effectively reduce dispersion and improve the edge imaging.

 

 
Pros
Unique rear lens
Up-to-date 4 elements 3 group lens
Cons
It weighs a ton!
Is not affordable for an average person.
 

 

 
№ 7. VILTROX EF-M1 Auto Focus Exif Lens Adapter for Canon Eos Ef Ef-s Lens to Micro Four Thirds Ef-m43 Cameras Camera Gh4 Gh5 Gf6 Gf1 Gx1 Gx7 E-m5 E-m10 E-pl5
 

Design
2/5
 

Materials
2/5
 

Performance
5/5
 

Quality
4/5
 
Overall Brand Model Dimensions Weight Details
3.3
VILTROX EF-M1 9.6 ounces
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Compatible with your camera and lens. Anti-shake function, gold-plating contacts, excellent transmitting effect, with detachable 1/4″ tripod adapter provides support for longer canon lenses. Supports electronic communication between camera and lens to enable autofocus, image stabilization, on-camera aperture control, and exif metadata generation when possible. With better compatibility, can be compatible with all canon ef/ef-s lens, to adapt to a wider range. Ef-m1 is made of metal and come with a usb port for firmware updates and gold-plated electronic contacts. Ef-m1 can control the aperture from camera and can realize the aperture controlled high speed auto-focus, greatly convenient for users who need transfer lens for their photography.

 

 
Pros
Firmware can be upgraded
Ef-m1 can control
Ef-m1 is made
Supports electronic communication between camera
Cons
Hard to transport.
 

 

 
№ 8. EOS-M43, Kecay Lens Mount Adapter for Canon Eos Ef Ef-s Lens to Micro 4 3 Four Thirds M43 Mft System Camera, Olympus Pen and Panasonic Lumix Cameras, Ef to M43
 

Design
3/5
 

Materials
2/5
 

Performance
4/5
 

Quality
3/5
 
Overall Brand Model Dimensions Weight Details
3.0
KECAY EOS-M4/3 1.6 ounces
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This adapter gives you the ability to use your irreplaceable prime lens and saves you the cost of purchasing new lenses. Allows canon eos ef ef-s lens to be used on olympus/ panasonic camera body. Compatible cameras (including, but not limited to): olympus pen e-pl1 e-pl1s e-pl2 e-pl3 e-p2 e-p3 e-m om-d e-m5 e-m10 panasonic lumix dmc-g1 g2 g3 g10 gx1 gh1 gh2 gf1 gf2 gf3 gf5 gh4 gh5 panasonic ag-af100 etc. Smooth surface for effortless mounting. Anodized aluminum construction and heavy grade brass construction.

 

 
Pros
Smooth surface
Infinity focus guaranteed
Anodized aluminum construction
This adapter gives you
Allows canon eos ef ef-s lens
Cons
Housing material smells disgusting.
 

 

 
 

Design
5/5
 

Materials
3/5
 

Performance
2/5
 

Quality
2/5
 
Overall Brand Model Dimensions Weight Details
3.0
HDStars Nikon G to PEN 5.6 ounces
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Panasonic lumix dmc g85, gx85, g1, g2, g3, g5, g6, g7, g10, gf1, gf2, gf3, gf5, gf6, gf7, gh1, gh1k, gh2, gh3, gh4, gm1, gm5, gx1, gx7, gx8 micro four thirds mirrorless camera. Flexibility: allows you to mount your nikon f-mount lens onto your micro four thirds (m43 mft) mount camera. Smooth release button – aluminum adapter: designed to fit the lens securely, yet can still be removed easily when not needed. Compatible with: olympus pen-f, pen e-p1, e-p2, e-p3, e-p5, e-p7, e-p8, e-pl1, e-pl2, e-pl3, e-pl5, e-pl6, e-pl7, e-pl8, e-pm1, e-pm2, om-d e-m1, e-m5, e-m10 mark ii. Build-in aperture ring: to adjust aperture blades manually with 6 full f stops.

 

 
Pros
Build-in aperture ring
Panasonic lumix dmc g85
Compatible with
Smooth release button
Cons
Has an uncomfortable construction.
 

What happens if I get a wrong item instead of the chosen m43 lenses?

You should not worry about it because marketplace has a customer support team that will help you to make a refund or replace the wrong item with the m43 lenses you ordered. In case you get a wrong product, contact the support and describe your problem. You will not have to wait for a long time — support team works very fast.

What factors did you consider to make the list of the best m43 lenses?

Our team took so many factors into account that it is would be impossible to describe every detail. Rest assured we considered every important factor. Cost, housing material, average user score, and many other specifications of each m43 lenses were used to make the TOP list of the best products. We did everything possible to help you choose the best m43 lenses!

What is the recommended warranty period for a decent m43 lenses?

Obviously, it is better to buy m43 lenses made by well-known brands that offer longer warranty periods. As soon as your m43 lenses breaks, you will not have any problems and should be able to easily repair it for free. On average, manufacturers offer a two-year warranty period for their m43 lenses.

How did you come up with this rating list of the best m43 lenses?

Our team had to test hundreds of m43 lenses while creating this rating list. We compared models from various manufacturers and picked models with the optimal price to quality ratio. Our team wanted to create the list of m43 lenses from every price range that offer the best value. We have managed to do this, which made this buying guide useful for all readers.

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