Nikon Z 50mm f/1.8 S Review

December 18, 2018 | Mark Goldstein |

Nikon Z 50mm f/1.8 S Main Rivals

Listed below are some of the rivals of the Nikon Z 50mm f/1.8 S.

Nikon AF-S Nikkor 50mm f/1.8G (Special Edition)

The Nikon AF-S Nikkor 50mm f/1.8G (Special Edition) is the standard kit lens for the retro Nikon Df DSLR camera. Read our expert Nikon AF-S Nikkor 50mm f/1.8G review to find out if it's the Df's perfect partner...

Nikon AF-S Nikkor 50mm f/1.8G

The AF-S 50mm f/1.8G from Nikon is a standard prime lens in the full-frame FX format, or a fast portrait optic when mounted on a DX body. The 50mm f/1.8 features seven optical elements in six groups with one aspherical lens element, a Silent Wave Motor which provides smooth and fast autofocus with full-time manual focus override, and a weather-sealed lens mount. Retailing for £185 / $220, read our expert Nikon AF-S Nikkor 50mm f/1.8G review to find out if it's an essential purchase for the Nikon DSLR owner.

Nikon AF-S Nikkor 58mm f/1.4G

The AF-S Nikkor 58mm f/1.4G from Nikon is a standard prime lens in the full-frame FX format, or a short telephoto when mounted on a DX body. The 58mm f/1.4 features 9 optical elements in 6 groups with two aspherical lens elements and a Silent Wave Motor which provides smooth and fast autofocus with full-time manual focus override. Retailing for £1,599.99 / $1,699.95, read our Nikon AF-S Nikkor 35mm f/1.4G review to find out if it's worth the substantial investment.

Nikon Z 24-70mm f/4 S

The Nikkor Z 24-70mm f/4 S is the standard kit lens for the new Nikon Z 7 and Z 6 full frame mirrorless cameras, but is it any good? Find out if you should buy one to go with your Nikon Z camera by reading our in-depth Nikon Z 24-70mm f/4 S review...

Nikon Z 35mm f/1.8 S

The Nikon Z 35mm f/1.8 S is a new moderate wide-angle prime lens for Nikon's new full-frame mirrorless camera system. Is this new lens offering a classic focal length worth the £849 / $849 asking price? Find out by reading our in-depth Nikon Z 35mm f/1.8 S review, complete with full-size sample images...