Nikon 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G AF-S VR Lens Specifications and Measurements

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SpecificationsNikon 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G AF-S VR Lens
  Nikon 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G AF-S VR Lens
APS-C Sensor DSLRs Only? N
Lenses / Groups 17/12
Angle of View: Diagonal 34° 20' - 8° 10'
Angle of View: Horizontal
Angle of View: Vertical
Aperture Range - Wide / Long f/4.5-32 / f/5.6-32
Aperture Max by Focal Length 70-111mm = f/4.5
112-164mm = f/4.8
165-194mm = f/5.0
195-239mm = f/5.3
240-300mm = f/5.6
Number of Aperture Blades 9
Rounded Aperture? Y
Manufacturer Specification Weight 26.3 oz
Actual Weight 26.3 oz
Lens Hood Weight 1.6 oz
In-Use Weight 27.9 oz
Manufacturer Spec Size (DxL) 3.15 x 5.65”
Measured Size (DxL) 3.14 x 5.98”
Max Length at Full Extension 7.89”
Internal Zoom? / Extends with Zoom? N / Y
Zoom Extension Length 1.96”
Internal Focusing? / Extends with Focusing? Y / N
Lens Hood Size (DxL) 3.62 x 2.76”
Lens Length with Hood (Min / Max) 8.49 / 10.39”
Size of Rings - Zoom / Focus 3.02” / 0.48”
Filter Size 67mm  UV ► CP ►
Front Element (Filter Mount) Rotates N
AF Motor Type SWM
Full Time Manual Focus Y
Focus Ring Rotation 198°
Focus Limiter? / Focus Limiter Ranges
Distance Scale? / Type Y / Window
Close Focus  
Specified Min Focus Distance 58.8”
Tested Min Focus Distance (Wide / Long) 53.66” / 55.94”
Maximum Magnification (MM) 0.25x
Zoom Ring Rotation 81°
Tripod Ring Included? / Removable? N
Zoom Ring Lock Switch?
Lens Hood Included / Model? Y / HB-36 Buy ►
Weather Sealed? / Filter Required? /
Image Stabilization? / Stops? / Tripod Sensing? Y / /
Extender Compatible? N
Case Included? / Type? Y / CL-1022 Buy ►
47.25" x 31.5" Subject Framing Distance 70mm = 8.56'
100mm = 12.13'
135mm = 16.29'
200mm = 23.96'
300mm = 34.05'
Year Introduced 2006
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