Tamron SP 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Di VC USD Nikon F

Tamron SP 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Di VC USD Nikon F
$770 - $899
150-600 mm
autofocus 4x zoom lens
f/5-6.3
variable aperture
  • Tamron VC Image stabilized
  • Tamron USD Built-in focus motor

compatibilitywith digital cameras

Full frame

This lens is compatible with Full frame cameras such as the Nikon D750, Nikon D810 and Nikon D5.

Nikon D750
13.6 - 3.4°
horizontal angle of view
150-600mm
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 D5600, Nikon D5500 and Nikon D7200.

Nikon D5600
9 - 2.2°
horizontal angle of view
230-919mm
35mm equivalent focal length

Pros

The Tamron SP 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Di VC USD Nikon F vs other Digital camera lenses

Auto focus Supports autofocus Help
Easier to use
Max focal length Excellent telephoto lens Help
600 mm
Zoom range Above average zoom range Help
4x
Image stabilization More advanced image stabilization Help
Tamron VC
Wide minimum Good narrowest aperture Help
f/32

The Tamron SP 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Di VC USD Nikon F vs other Digital camera lenses

Lowest price Inexpensive Help
$769.95
Min focal length Great wide angle lens Help
150 mm

Cons

The Tamron SP 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Di VC USD Nikon F vs other Digital camera lenses

Aperture Narrow aperture Help
f/5
Fixed aperture Variable aperture Help
Narrower aperture at longer focal lengths
Min focal length Poor wide angle lens Help
150 mm
Weight Quite heavy Help
1.9 kg
Diameter Quite large diameter Help
106 mm
Length Quite long Help
258 mm
Prime lens Zoom lens Help
Typically not as sharp as prime lenses

The Tamron SP 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Di VC USD Nikon F vs other Digital camera lenses

Focus motor Lacks a silent focus motor Help
Louder and slower

Specifications

General

Min focal length
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150 mm
below average below average
Max focal length
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600 mm
unique unique
Zoom range
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4x
above average above average
Magnification
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Unknown

Aperture

Wide maximum
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f/5
below average below average
Wide minimum
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f/32
unique unique
Tele maximum
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f/6.3
below average below average
Tele minimum
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f/40
unique unique

Features

Auto focus
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Yes
above average above average
Focus motor
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Tamron USD
below average below average
Image stabilization
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Tamron VC
above average above average
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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258 mm
below average below average
Diameter
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106 mm
below average below average
Filter size
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95 mm
Weight
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1.9 kg
below average below average

Angle of view

Wide horizontal
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13.7°
below average below average
Telephoto horizontal
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3.4°
above average above average
Wide vertical
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9.1°
below average below average
Telephoto vertical
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2.3°
above average above average
Wide diagonal
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16.4°
below average below average
Telephoto diagonal
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4.1°
above average above average

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

Wide horizontal
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9°
below average below average
Telephoto horizontal
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2.3°
above average above average
Wide vertical
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6°
below average below average
Telephoto vertical
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1.5°
above average above average
Wide diagonal
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10.8°
below average below average
Telephoto diagonal
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2.7°
above average above average

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DLB (3:08 AM, December 28, 2014)
My wife and I use our Tamron 150-600's with the Nikon D7100's. The lens is perfect for us, the IQ is wonderful when photographing birds and also great at airshows. We are very pleased, our Sigma 150-500mm, just doesn't deliver like this Tamron lens.