Nikon AF-S Nikkor 80-400mm f/4.5-5.6G ED VR Review

October 15, 2014 | Zoltan Arva-Toth |

Specifications

Focal length 80-400 mm
Maximum aperture f/4.5-5.6
Minimum aperture f/32-40
Lens construction 20 elements in 12 groups (including 4 ED lens elements, 1 super ED lens element, and lens elements with a Nano-Crystal coating)
Angle of view 30° 10′ - 6° 10′ (20° - 4° with Nikon DX format)
Minimum focus distance AF: 1.75 m (5.74 ft) from focal plane at all zoom positions MF: 1.5 m (4.92 ft) from focal plane at all zoom positions
Maximum reproduction ratio Approx. 1/5x
No. of diaphragm blades 9 (rounded diaphragm opening)
Filter attachment size 77 mm (P = 0.75 mm)
Diameter x length (extension from lens mount) Approx. 95.5 mm maximum diameter x 203 mm (distance from camera lens mount flange)
Weight Approx. 1570 g (3.5 lb), including tripod collar Approx. 1480 g (3.3 lb) without tripod collar
Supplied accessories 77mm Snap-on front lens cap LC-77, Rear lens cap LF-4, Lens pouch CL-M2, Lens Hood HB-65