differences

Reasons to consider the Nikon AF-S DX 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR

More zoom 7.8x vs 5.8x
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More than 30% more zoom, giving you more flexibility for photos
Slightly better telephoto 140 mm vs 105 mm
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More than 30% more reach, less perspective distortion
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Reasons to consider the Nikon 18-105mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR AF-S DX

LensHero is not aware of any important advantages of the Nikon 18-105mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR AF-S DX vs the Nikon AF-S DX 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR.
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the Nikon 18-105mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR AF-S DX

similarities

Compared to digital camera lenses

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
Image stabilization Very good image stabilization Help
Nikon VR
Zoom range Great zoom Help
AF-S DX 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR7.8x
18-105mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR AF-S DX 5.8x
Auto focus Auto focus Help
Easier to use
Prime lens Both are zoom lenses Help
Typically not as sharp as prime lenses
Fixed aperture Both are variable aperture lenses Help
Narrower aperture at longer focal lengths

Compared to digital camera lenses

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses

LensHero is not aware of any interesting strengths shared by these two products.

Zoom range Poor zoom Help
AF-S DX 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR7.8x
18-105mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR AF-S DX 5.8x

competitors

Nikon Nikkor AF-S DX 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR Competitors

Nikon Nikkor  70-300mm f/4-5.6G

Nikon Nikkor 70-300mm f/4-5.6G

Wildlife lens

$135

Wide minimum Significantly narrower aperture
Max focal length Better telephoto
Focus motor Doesn't have a silent focus motor
Canon EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM

Canon EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM

Travel lens

$277 - $399

Sigma 17-70mm f/2.8-4 DC Macro OS HSM Nikon F

Sigma 17-70mm f/2.8-4 DC Macro OS HSM Nikon F

Wide angle lens

$399 - $499

Aperture Wider aperture
Length Slightly shorter
Wide minimum Much wider aperture

Nikon Nikkor 18-105mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR AF-S DX Competitors

Nikon Nikkor 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR AF-S DX

Nikon Nikkor 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR AF-S DX

Wide angle lens

Zoom range Less zoom
Tamron 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 XR Di-II Macro Nikon F

Tamron 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 XR Di-II Macro Nikon F

Travel lens

$197 - $229

Zoom range Significantly more zoom
Max focal length Better telephoto
Image stabilization No image stabilization
Nikon Nikkor AF-S 50mm f/1.8G

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 50mm f/1.8G

Low light lens

$217

Prime lens Is a prime lens
Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Image stabilization No image stabilization

discussion Which do you think is better?

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