Nikon Nikkor AF-S 200-500mm f/5.6E ED VR

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 200-500mm f/5.6E ED VR
$1,212 - $1,397
200-500 mm
autofocus 2.5x zoom lens
f/5.6
fixed aperture
  • Nikon VR Image stabilized
  • Nikon AF-S Built-in focus motor

compatibilitywith digital cameras

Full frame

This lens is compatible with Full frame cameras such as the Nikon D5 and Nikon D810A.

Nikon D5
10.3 - 4.1°
horizontal angle of view
200-500mm
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 - 2.7°
horizontal angle of view
306.5-766mm
35mm equivalent focal length

Pros

The Nikon AF-S 200-500mm f/5.6E ED VR vs other Digital camera lenses

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

The Nikon AF-S 200-500mm f/5.6E ED VR vs other Digital camera lenses

Fixed aperture Fixed aperture Help
The same maximum aperture at all focal lengths
Lowest price Inexpensive Help
$1,211.89

Cons

The Nikon AF-S 200-500mm f/5.6E ED VR vs other Digital camera lenses

Aperture Narrow aperture Help
f/5.6
Length Quite long Help
268 mm
Prime lens Zoom lens Help
Typically not as sharp as prime lenses
Diameter Quite large diameter Help
108 mm
Min focal length Poor wide angle lens Help
200 mm
Weight Quite heavy Help
2.1 kg

Specifications

General

Min focal length
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200 mm
below average below average
Max focal length
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500 mm
unique unique
Zoom range
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2.5x
Magnification
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1:4.5 (0.2)

Aperture

Wide maximum
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f/5.6
below average below average
Wide minimum
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f/32
unique unique
Tele maximum
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f/5.6
below average below average
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
unique unique
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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268 mm
below average below average
Diameter
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108 mm
below average below average
Filter size
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Unknown
Weight
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2.1 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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4.1°
above average above average
Wide vertical
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6.9°
below average below average
Telephoto vertical
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2.7°
above average above average
Wide diagonal
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12.3°
below average below average
Telephoto diagonal
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5°
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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2.7°
above average above average
Wide vertical
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4.5°
below average below average
Telephoto vertical
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1.8°
above average above average
Wide diagonal
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8.1°
below average below average
Telephoto diagonal
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3.3°
above average above average

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