Nikon 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G AF-S DX VR Lens Specifications and Measurements

SpecificationsNikon 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G AF-S DX VR Lens
  Nikon 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G AF-S DX VR Lens
Year Introduced2005
Mounts OnAPS-C
Lenses / Groups11/8
Angle of View: Diagonal76°- 28° 50'
Aperture Range - Wide / Long f/3.5-22 / f/5.6-22
Aperture Max by Focal Length 18-19mm = f/3.5
20-21mm = f/3.8
22-25mm = f/4
26-27mm = f/4.2
28-31mm = f/4.5
32-33mm = f/4.8
34-39mm = f/5.0
Number of Aperture Blades 7
Rounded Aperture?
Manufacturer Specification Weight 9.4 oz  (265g)
Actual Weight 9.4 oz  (265g)
Lens Hood Weight 0.4 oz  (10g)
In-Use Weight 9.7 oz  (275g)
Manufacturer Spec Size (DxL) 2.87 x 3.11”  (73 x 79mm)
Measured Size (DxL) 3.03 x 3.57”  (77 x 90.8mm)
Max Length at Full Extension 4.21”  (107mm)
Internal Zoom? / Extends with Zoom? N / Y
Zoom Extension Length 0.45”  (11.5mm)
Internal Focusing? / Extends with Focusing? N / Y
Focus Extension Length 0.21”  (5.4mm)
Lens Hood Size (DxL) 3.05 x 0.95”  (77.5 x 24.1mm)
Lens Length with Hood (Min-Max) 4.27 - 4.91”  (108.5 - 124.6mm)
Size of Rings: Focus / Zoom 0.57” / 1.65”  (14.6mm / 41.8mm)
Filter Size 52mm  UV ► CP ►
Front Element (Filter Mount) Rotates Y
AF Motor Type SWM
Full Time Manual Focus N
Focus Ring Rotation 46°
Focus Limiter? / Focus Limiter Ranges
Distance Scale? / Type /
Close Focus  
Specified Min Focus Distance 10.79”  (274mm)
Tested Min Focus Distance (Wide / Long) 10.12” / 10.12”  (257mm / 257mm)
Maximum Magnification (MM) 0.31x
Zoom Ring Rotation 86°
Tripod Ring Included? / Removable? N
Lens Hood Included / Model? N / HB-45 Buy ►
Weather Sealed? / Filter Required? /
Image Stabilization? / Stops? / Tripod Sensing? Y / /
Extender Compatible? N
Case Included? / Type? Y / CL-0815 Buy ►
47.25" x 31.5" Subject Framing Distance On APS-C DSLR:
18mm = 3.10'
24mm = 4.24'
35mm = 6.11'
45mm = 7.74'
55mm = 9.29'
1200mm x 800mm Subject Framing Distance On APS-C DSLR:
18mm = 944mm
24mm = 1291mm
35mm = 1863mm
45mm = 2359mm
55mm = 2833mm
Review Nikon 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G AF-S DX VR Lens
  Buy  ►  I highly recommend B&H Photo – Shopping here supports this site!
My Recommended Retailers

Where you buy your gear matters. You expect to get what you ordered and you want to pay a low price for it. The retailers I recommend below are the ones I trust for my purchases. Get your Nikon 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G AF-S DX VR Lens now from:

B&H Photo
Beach Camera or
eBay (Choose trustworthy sellers only)
(Using the links on this site to make any purchase provides support for this site)
The Tip Jar
This site and my family depend on your support. Can you help right now?

Please share this page!

Share on Facebook! Share on Twitter! Share on Pinterest! Email this page to a friend!
Help  |  © 2019 Rectangular Media, LLC  |  Bryan CarnathanPowered By Christ!