Nikon 80-400mm f/4.5-5.6G ED VR AF-S Nikkor

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Lens Specifications
Name Nikon 80-400mm ƒ/4.5-5.6G ED VR AF-S Nikkor
Image Circle 35mm
Type Zoom
Focal Length 80 - 400mm
APS Equivalent 120 - 600mm
Max Aperture ƒ/4.5 - 5.6
Min Aperture ƒ/32 - 40
Diaphragm Blades 9 (rounded)
Lens Construction 20 elements in 12 groups, including 1 Super ED and 4 ED glass elements; Nano Crystal Coat
Diagonal Angle of View (Based on image circle) 30.2 to 6.2 degrees
Focus Details AF-S with Silent Wave Motor (SWM), Focus mode switch (A/M, M/A and M); Focus limiter switch
Front Element Rotation No
Zoom System Rotating
Closest Focus 1.75m / 5.74 ft from focal plane (1.5m /4.92 ft in MF)
Magnification Ratio 0.175x / 1:5.7 (0.196x / 1:5.1 in MF)
Filter Size 77mm
Dimensions (Length x Diameter) 203mm x 95.5mm /8.0 in. x 3.8 in.
Weight 1570g /3.5 lb (with tripod mounting collar); 1480g /3.3 lb (without tripod mounting collar)
Notes Vibration Reduction (VR) allows for up to four stops of image stabilization; Auto tripod detection. Included Accessories: 77 mm snap-on Front Lens Cap LC-77, Rear Lens Cap LF-4, Bayonet Hood HB-65, Flexible Lens Pouch CL-M2
Typical Online Price US$2,700 (Available April 2013)