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    ED (Extra-Low Dispersion) Glass

    An optical glass developed by Nikon that is used with normal optical glass in telephoto lenses to obtain optimum correction of chromatic aberrations.

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    IF Lens

    A NIKKOR lens in which only the internal lens group shifts during focusing. Thus, IF NIKKORS do not change in size during AF operation, allowing for compact, lightweight lenses capable of closer focusing distances. These lenses will be designated with the abbreviation IF on the lens barrel.

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    Super Integrated Coating

    Nikon Super Integrated Coating is Nikon's term for its multilayer coating of the optical elements in NIKKOR lenses.

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    Silent Wave Motor

    AF-S NIKKOR lenses feature Nikon’s Silent Wave Motor (SWM). This technology converts “traveling waves” into rotational energy to focus the optics. This enables high-speed autofocusing that's extremely accurate and super quiet.

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    Vibration Reduction

    A Nikon in-lens technology that improves image stability by automatically compensating for camera shake. Lenses that offer VR will feature the abbreviation VR on the lens barrel.

Tech Specs

  • Focal Length Range

    Focal Length Range

    55 - 200mm
  • Maximum Aperture

    Maximum Aperture

    f/ 4-5.6
  • Format

    DX
  • VR (Vibration Reduction) Image Stabilization

    VR (Vibration Reduction) Image Stabilization

    Yes
  • AF-S (Silent Wave Motor)

    AF-S (Silent Wave Motor)

    Yes
  • Approx. Dimensions (Diameter x Length)

    Approx. Dimensions (Diameter x Length)

    2.7 in. (70.5 mm) x 3.2 in. (83 mm)
  • Approx. Weight

    Approx. Weight

    10.6 oz. (300 g)
  • Mount Type
    Nikon F-Bayonet
  • Focal Length Range
    55 - 200mm
  • Zoom Ratio
    3.6x
  • Maximum Aperture
    f/ 4-5.6
  • Minimum Aperture
    f/ 22
  • Format
    DX
  • Maximum Angle of View (DX-format)
    28°50'
  • Minimum Angle of View (DX-format)
  • Maximum Reproduction Ratio
    0.23xx
  • Lens Construction Elements
    13
  • Lens Construction Groups
    9
  • Optical Conversion Factor
    1.5x
  • Compatible Format(s)
    DX
  • VR (Vibration Reduction) Image Stabilization
    Yes
  • Diaphragm Blades
    7
  • Distance Information
    Yes
  • ED Glass Elements
    1
  • Super Integrated Coating
    Yes
  • Autofocus
    Yes
  • AF-S (Silent Wave Motor)
    Yes
  • Internal Focusing
    Yes
  • Minimum Focus Distance
    3.7 ft.(1.1m)
  • Focus Mode
    Auto/Manual
  • G-type
    Yes
  • Filter Size
    52mm
  • Accepts Filter Type
    Screw-on
  • Approx. Dimensions (Diameter x Length)
    2.7 in. (70.5 mm) x 3.2 in. (83 mm)
  • Approx. Weight
    10.6 oz. (300 g)
  • Lens Type
    Zoom

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