f/4.5 to 5.6
f/22 to 29
14 elements in 11 groups (including 3 aspherical lens elements)
Angle of view
109° to 70°
Minimum focus distance
0.22 m (0.8 ft) from focal plane at all zoom positions
Maximum reproduction ratio
VR (Vibration Reduction) image stabilization
Yes, 3.5 stops (When attached to a nikon DX-format digital SLR camera with zoom, set at the maximum telephoto position. Based on CIPA Standard)
No. of diaphragm blades
7 (rounded diaphragm opening)
72 mm (P = 0.75 mm)
Diameter x length (extension from lens mount)
Approx. 77.0 mm maximum diameter x 73.0 mm (distance from camera lens mount flange)
Approx. 230 g (8.2 oz)
LC-72 72 mm snap-on Front Lens Cap, LF-4 Rear Lens Cap, HB-81 Bayonet Hood, CL-1015 Lens Case
Nikon reserves the right to change the appearance, specifications, and performance of this product at any time and without prior notice.
The number of cameras compatible with this lens is limited. Even for compatible cameras, firmware update may be required*. Fully compatible models: D7500, D5600, D5500*, D5300*, D3400, D3300*, D500 and later models.
Compatible models with limited functions: D5, D810 series, Df, D750, D7200, D7100, D5200, Nikon 1 series with the FT1.
Incompatible models: D4 series, D3 series, D2 series, D1 series, D800 series, D700, D610, D600, D300 series, D200, D100, D7000, D5100, D5000, D90, D80, D70 series, D3200, D3100, D3000, D60, D50, D40 series, film cameras.