Nikon 16-85mm f/3.5-5.6G AF-S DX VR Lens Specifications and Measurements

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SpecificationsNikon 16-85mm f/3.5-5.6G AF-S DX VR Lens
  Nikon 16-85mm f/3.5-5.6G AF-S DX VR Lens
APS-C Sensor DSLRs Only? Y
Lenses / Groups 17/11
Angle of View: Diagonal 83°- 18° 50'
Angle of View: Horizontal
Angle of View: Vertical
Aperture Range - Wide / Long f/3.5-22 / f/5.6-22
Aperture Max by Focal Length 16-17mm = f/3.5
18-21mm = f/3.8
22-25mm = f/4.0
26-30mm = f/4.2
31-37mm = f/4.5
38-45mm = f/4.8
46-54mm = f/5.0
Number of Aperture Blades 7
Rounded Aperture?
Manufacturer Specification Weight 485g
Actual Weight 485g
Lens Hood Weight 15g
In-Use Weight 500g
Manufacturer Spec Size (DxL) 72 x 85mm
Measured Size (DxL) 72.3 x 94.4mm
Max Length at Full Extension 137.2mm
Internal Zoom? / Extends with Zoom? N / Y
Zoom Extension Length 39.1mm
Internal Focusing? / Extends with Focusing? Y / N
Lens Hood Size (DxL) 91.8 x 39.9mm
Lens Length with Hood (Min / Max) 130.7 / 173.4mm
Size of Rings - Zoom / Focus 22.4mm / 9.8mm
Filter Size 67mm  UV ► CP ►
Front Element (Filter Mount) Rotates N
AF Motor Type SWM
Full Time Manual Focus Y
Focus Ring Rotation 114°
Focus Limiter? / Focus Limiter Ranges
Distance Scale? / Type Y / Window
Close Focus  
Specified Min Focus Distance 396mm
Tested Min Focus Distance (Wide / Long) 362mm / 339mm
Maximum Magnification (MM) 0.22x
Zoom Ring Rotation 70°
Tripod Ring Included? / Removable? N
Zoom Ring Lock Switch?
Lens Hood Included / Model? Y / HB-39 Buy ►
Weather Sealed? / Filter Required? /
Image Stabilization? / Stops? / Tripod Sensing? Y / /
Extender Compatible? N
Case Included? / Type? Y / CL-1015 Buy ►
1200mm x 800mm Subject Framing Distance On APS-C DSLR:
16mm = 885mm
24mm = 1311mm
35mm = 1876mm
50mm = 2625mm
70mm = 3625mm
85mm = 4318mm
Year Introduced 2008
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