Nikon 17-55mm f/2.8G AF-S DX Lens Specifications and Measurements

SpecificationsNikon 17-55mm f/2.8G AF-S DX Lens
  Nikon 17-55mm f/2.8G AF-S DX Lens
Year Introduced2004
Mounts OnAPS-C
Lenses / Groups14/10
Angle of View: Diagonal79°- 28° 50'
Aperture Range - Wide / Long f/2.8-22 / f/2.8-22
Number of Aperture Blades 9
Rounded Aperture?
Manufacturer Specification Weight 26.7 oz  (755g)
Actual Weight 26.5 oz  (750g)
Lens Hood Weight 2.5 oz  (70g)
In-Use Weight 28.9 oz  (820g)
Manufacturer Spec Size (DxL) 3.37 x 4.35”  (85.5 x 110.5mm)
Measured Size (DxL) 3.38 x 4.79”  (86 x 121.6mm)
Max Length at Full Extension 5.53”  (140.5mm)
Internal Zoom? / Extends with Zoom? N / Y
Zoom Extension Length 5.52”  (140.2mm)
Internal Focusing? / Extends with Focusing? Y / N
Lens Hood Size (DxL) 4.24 x 2.55”  (107.6 x 64.7mm)
Lens Length with Hood (Min-Max) 7.08 - 7.08”  (179.9 - 179.9mm)
Size of Rings: Focus / Zoom 0.78” / 0.84”  (19.7mm / 21.4mm)
Filter Size 77mm  UV ► CP ►
Front Element (Filter Mount) Rotates N
AF Motor Type SWM
Full Time Manual Focus Y
Focus Ring Rotation 90°
Focus Limiter? / Focus Limiter Ranges
Distance Scale? / Type Y / Window
Close Focus  
Specified Min Focus Distance 14.41”  (366mm)
Tested Min Focus Distance (Wide / Long) 14.61” / 14.92”  (371mm / 379mm)
Maximum Magnification (MM) 0.20x
Zoom Ring Rotation 82°
Tripod Ring Included? / Removable? N
Lens Hood Included / Model? Y / HB-31 Buy ►
Weather Sealed? / Filter Required? /
Image Stabilization? / Stops? / Tripod Sensing? N
Extender Compatible? N
Case Included? / Type? Y / CL-1120 Buy ►
47.25" x 31.5" Subject Framing Distance On APS-C DSLR:
17mm = 3.21'
24mm = 4.39'
35mm = 6.30'
55mm = 9.40'
1200mm x 800mm Subject Framing Distance On APS-C DSLR:
17mm = 978mm
24mm = 1337mm
35mm = 1921mm
55mm = 2866mm
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