• The 16-50 f3.5 – 5.6 power zoom lens which is tiny and compact and offers a motorized zoom ideal for shooting video. This lens sells for $100 when purchased as a bundle.
• A high-end 16-55 constant f/2.8 “G” lens that sells for over $1000 USD.
So one lens is 10x the cost of the other. Is the expensive one 10x better? Let’s do a quick test: I took two pictures of the really cute subject under ideal conditions; one with each lens. 100% crops from both appear below (click on image to view larger and sharper):