Nikon Nikkor AF-S 200-400mm f/4G ED VR II

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 200-400mm f/4G ED VR II
$6,997
200-400 mm
autofocus 2x zoom lens
f/4
fixed aperture
  • Nikon VR II Image stabilized
  • Nikon AF-S Built-in focus motor

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"Fast, sharp and reliable."

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"The perfect lens for wildlife photography; not too big and not too small"

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"This lens is as sharp as my 300 f2.8 and rarely misses focus"

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compatibilitywith digital cameras

Full frame

This lens is compatible with Full frame cameras such as the Nikon D5.

Nikon D5
10.3 - 5.1°
horizontal angle of view
200-400mm
35mm equivalent focal length

APS-C (1.5x crop factor)

This lens is compatible with APS-C (1.5x crop factor) cameras such as the Nikon D3400, Nikon D7200 and Nikon D5600.

Nikon D3400
6.7 - 3.4°
horizontal angle of view
306.5-613mm
35mm equivalent focal length

Pros

The Nikon AF-S 200-400mm f/4G ED VR II vs other Digital camera lenses

Auto focus Supports autofocus Help
Easier to use
Image stabilization More advanced image stabilization Help
Nikon VR II
Wide minimum Good narrowest aperture Help
f/32
Focus motor Silent focus motor Help
Silent and fast
Max focal length Excellent telephoto lens Help
400 mm

The Nikon AF-S 200-400mm f/4G ED VR II vs other Digital camera lenses

Fixed aperture Fixed aperture Help
The same maximum aperture at all focal lengths

Cons

The Nikon AF-S 200-400mm f/4G ED VR II vs other Digital camera lenses

Aperture Narrow aperture Help
f/4
Length Quite long Help
366 mm
Min focal length Poor wide angle lens Help
200 mm
Weight Quite heavy Help
3.4 kg
Diameter Quite large diameter Help
125 mm
Lowest price Very expensive Help
$6,996.95
Prime lens Zoom lens Help
Typically not as sharp as prime lenses

Specifications

General

Min focal length
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200 mm
below average below average
Max focal length
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400 mm
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Zoom range
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2x
Magnification
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1:3.7 (0.3)

Aperture

Wide maximum
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f/4
below average below average
Wide minimum
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f/32
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Tele maximum
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f/4
Tele minimum
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f/32
above average above average

Features

Auto focus
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Yes
above average above average
Focus motor
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Nikon AF-S
Image stabilization
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Nikon VR II
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Fisheye
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No
Tilt-shift
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No

Form factor

Lens mount
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Nikon FX
Length
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366 mm
below average below average
Diameter
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125 mm
below average below average
Filter size
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52 mm
Weight
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3.4 kg
below average below average

Angle of view

Wide horizontal
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10.3°
below average below average
Telephoto horizontal
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5.2°
above average above average
Wide vertical
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6.9°
below average below average
Telephoto vertical
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3.4°
above average above average
Wide diagonal
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12.3°
below average below average
Telephoto diagonal
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6.2°
above average above average

Angle of view (On Nikon DX APS-C 1.5x crop cameras)

Wide horizontal
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6.8°
below average below average
Telephoto horizontal
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3.4°
above average above average
Wide vertical
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4.5°
below average below average
Telephoto vertical
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2.3°
above average above average
Wide diagonal
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8.1°
below average below average
Telephoto diagonal
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4.1°
above average above average

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