Nikon 70-200mm f/2.8G AF-S VR II Lens Specifications and Measurements

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Specifications Nikon 70-200mm f/2.8G AF-S VR II Lens
Focal Length Range 70-200mm
APS-C Sensor DSLRs Only? N
Lenses / Groups 21/16
Angle of View: Diagonal 34° 20' - 12° 20'
Angle of View: Horizontal
Angle of View: Vertical
Aperture Range - Wide / Long f/2.8-22 / f/2.8-22
Number of Aperture Blades 9
Rounded Aperture?
Manufacturer Specification Weight 1540g
Actual Weight 1450g
Lens Hood Weight 50g
Tripod Ring Weight 80g
In-Use Weight 1580g
Manufacturer Spec Size (DxL) 87 x 205.5mm
Measured Size (DxL) 89.59 x 214.61mm
Max Diameter at Tripod Ring 122.48mm
Max Length at Full Extension 214.61mm
Internal Zoom? / Extends with Zoom? Y / N
Internal Focusing? / Extends with Focusing? Y / N
Lens Hood Size (DxL) 106.8 x 69.7mm
Lens Length with Hood (Min / Max) 275.78 / 275.78mm
Size of Rings - Zoom / Focus 31.4mm / 32.8mm
Filter Size 77mm  UV ► CP ►
Front Element (Filter Mount) Rotates N
AF Motor Type SWM
Full Time Manual Focus Y
Focus Ring Rotation 142°
Focus Limiter? / Focus Limiter Ranges
Distance Info Provided to Camera? Y
Distance Scale? / Type Y / Window
Close Focus  
Specified Min Focus Distance 1400mm / 1400mm
Tested Min Focus Distance (Wide / Long) 1240mm / 1260mm
Maximum Magnification (MM) 0.12x
Zoom Ring Rotation 82°
Tripod Ring Included? / Removable? Y /
Zoom Ring Lock Switch?
Lens Hood Included / Model? Y / HB-48 Buy ►
Weather Sealed? / Filter Required? /
Image Stabilization? / Stops? / Tripod Sensing? Y / /
Extender Compatible? Y
Case Included? / Type? Y / CL-M2 Buy ►
1200mm x 800mm Subject Framing Distance 70mm = 2511mm
85mm = 2903mm
105mm = 3528mm
135mm = 4484mm
200mm = 6480mm
280mm = 9007mm (w/ 1.4x)
340mm = 11102mm (w/ 1.7x)
400mm = 12792mm (w/ 2.0x)
Year Introduced 2009
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