Nikon 18-300mm f/3.5-5.6G AF-S DX VR Lens Specifications and Measurements

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Specifications Nikon 18-300mm f/3.5-5.6G AF-S DX VR Lens
Focal Length Range 18-300mm
APS-C Sensor DSLRs Only? Y
Lenses / Groups 19/14
Angle of View: Diagonal 76°-5°20'
Angle of View: Horizontal
Angle of View: Vertical
Aperture Range - Wide / Long f/3.5-22 / f/5.6-32
Aperture Max by Focal Length 18-20mm = f/3.5
21-24mm = f/3.8
25-29mm = f/4.0
30-33mm = f/4.2
34-37mm = f/4.5
38-39mm= f/4.8
40-47mm = f/5.0
48-67mm= f/5.3
68-300mm= f/5.6
Number of Aperture Blades 9
Rounded Aperture? Y
Manufacturer Specification Weight 29.3 oz
Actual Weight 29.3 oz
Lens Hood Weight 1.1 oz
In-Use Weight 30.4 oz
Manufacturer Spec Size (DxL) 3.27 x 4.72”
Measured Size (DxL) 3.27 x 5.17”
Max Length at Full Extension 8.59”
Internal Zoom? / Extends with Zoom? N / Y
Zoom Extension Length 3.43”
Internal Focusing? / Extends with Focusing? Y / N
Lens Hood Size (DxL) 3.92 x 2.06”
Lens Length with Hood (Min / Max) 7.04 / 10.46”
Size of Rings - Zoom / Focus 1.58” / 0.48”
Filter Size 77mm  UV ► CP ►
Front Element (Filter Mount) Rotates N
AF Motor Type SWM
Full Time Manual Focus Y
Focus Ring Rotation 218°
Focus Limiter? / Focus Limiter Ranges N
Distance Scale? / Type Y / Window
Close Focus  
Specified Min Focus Distance 17.7”
Tested Min Focus Distance (Wide / Long) 14.92” / 14.84”
Maximum Magnification (MM) 0.31x
Zoom Ring Rotation 122°
Tripod Ring Included? / Removable? N
Zoom Ring Lock Switch? Y
Lens Hood Included / Model? Y / HB-58 Buy ►
Weather Sealed? / Filter Required? N
Image Stabilization? / Stops? / Tripod Sensing? Y / 4 /
Extender Compatible? N
Case Included? / Type? Y / CL-1120 Buy ►
47.25" x 31.5" Subject Framing Distance On APS-C DSLR:
18mm = 983mm
28mm = 1542mm
50mm = 2746mm
105mm = 5427mm
200mm = 9860
300mm = 13423mm
Year Introduced 2012
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