Nikon 55-300mm f/4.5-5.6G AF-S DX VR Lens Specifications and Measurements

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SpecificationsNikon 55-300mm f/4.5-5.6G AF-S DX VR Lens
  Nikon 55-300mm f/4.5-5.6G AF-S DX VR Lens
Mounts On APS-C
Lenses / Groups 17/11
Angle of View: Diagonal 28° 50' - 5° 20'
Angle of View: Horizontal
Angle of View: Vertical
Aperture Range - Wide / Long f/4.5-22 / f/5.6-
Aperture Max by Focal Length 55-99mm = f/4.5
100-154mm = f/4.8
155-209mm = f/5.0
210-259mm = f/5.3
260-300mm = f/5.6
Number of Aperture Blades 9
Rounded Aperture? Y
Manufacturer Specification Weight 580g
Actual Weight 525g
Lens Hood Weight 30g
In-Use Weight 555g
Manufacturer Spec Size (DxL) 76.5 x 123mm
Measured Size (DxL) 78.52 x 131.6mm
Max Length at Full Extension 189.44mm
Internal Zoom? / Extends with Zoom? N / Y
Zoom Extension Length 42.5mm
Internal Focusing? / Extends with Focusing? N / Y
Focus Extension Length 16mm
Lens Hood Size (DxL) 84.4 x 47.8mm
Lens Length with Hood (Min / Max) 174.49 / 230.95mm
Size of Rings - Zoom / Focus 46.1mm / 13.1mm
Filter Size 58mm  UV ► CP ►
Front Element (Filter Mount) Rotates N
AF Motor Type SWM
Full Time Manual Focus Y
Focus Ring Rotation 62°
Focus Limiter? / Focus Limiter Ranges N
Distance Scale? / Type N
Close Focus  
Specified Min Focus Distance 1400mm
Tested Min Focus Distance (Wide / Long) 1252mm / 1319mm
Maximum Magnification (MM) 0.28x
Zoom Ring Rotation 85°
Tripod Ring Included? / Removable? N
Zoom Ring Lock Switch?
Lens Hood Included / Model? Y / HB-57 Buy ►
Weather Sealed? / Filter Required? N
Image Stabilization? / Stops? / Tripod Sensing? Y / 4 /
Extender Compatible? N
Case Included? / Type? Y / CL-1020 Buy ►
1200mm x 800mm Subject Framing Distance On APS-C DSLR:
55mm = 3135mm
70mm = 3918mm
100mm = 5564mm
135mm = 7421mm
200mm = 10515mm
300mm = 15527mm
Year Introduced 2010
Review Nikon 55-300mm f/4.5-5.6G AF-S DX VR Lens
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