A lightweight lens due to the use of magnesium alloy in the body. It has superior optical performance and swift autofocus operation with Nikon's exclusive built-in SWM (Silent Wave Motor) and ED (Extra-low Dispersion) glass elements.
Designed for optimum autofocus performance with the Nikon F5, F4, F100, F90X, F90, F80, F70, F65, PRONEA 600i, PRONEA S cameras, as well as the E2/E3- series and D1-series digital cameras, this lens can also be used as a manual focus lens with other Nikon SLR models. The advanced M/A mode allows quick switching from automatic to manual focusing, even during AF servo operation, with virtually no time lag. Furthermore, manual focusing operation consumes no power.
- Maximum aperture: f/2.8
- Picture angle: 8°10'
- Aperture scale: f/2.8 to f/22