Manufacturer’s Description

Offers broad 18 - 200mm focal range for use in a variety of situations (equivalent to a 27-300 lens in 35mm format)11x zoom coverage offers a perfect compact and lightweight, one lens solutionVR II system offers the equivalent of using a shutter speed 4 stops fasterTwo ED glass and three aspherical lens elements minimize chromatic aberration,astigmatism and other forms of distortion, while ensuring high resolution and contrastNikon Super Integrated Coating (SIC) offers superb color reproduction while minimizing ghosting and flareIncorporates a SWM (Silent Wave Motor) for fast quiet focusingDelivers high-level optical performance designed for use exclusively with Nikon DX format digitalEmploys a seven-blade rounded diaphragm opening that achieves a natural blur for out-of-focus elementsEnables focusing from as close as 50cm (20 in.) from the subject through its entire focal rangeM/A mode for rapid switching between autofocus and manual focus operationFlower-shaped Lens Hood HB-35 (provided) greatly reduces stray light

The Specs

Optics
Min Focal Length 18 mm
Min Focus Distance 1.6 ft
Image Stabilization Optical
Filter Size Supported 72 mm
Additional Specifications
Product Line Nikkor
Description 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6 ED-IF AF-S VR DX Zoom-Nikkor
Angle of View 76 to 8 degrees
normalized-Weight 19.84
Minimum Aperture 36 1/f
SKU D2159
Lens Construction 16 Elements in 12 Groups
Digital Format Yes
Brand Name Nikon
Max Aperture at Min Focal Length F/3.5
Maximum Aperture 3.5 1/f
Min Aperture Value F/36
Quick Glance
Max Focal Length 200 mm
Lens Type Zoom
Max Aperture f/ 3.5 (Wide)|f/ 5.6 (Tele)
Compatible Camera Mount SLR Cameras: F5 F6 F100 N80 N75 N65 N55 D1 & D2-series D100
Other Features
Included Components Nikkor 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6 G ED-IF AF-S VR DX Zoom LensLC-72 72mm snap-on front lens capLF-1 rear lens capHB-35 bayonet hoodCL-1018 flexible lens pouch
Warranty
Warranty Information 1 Year Limited Warranty
More Info
URL http://www.nikon.com
Physical Specifications
Diameter 3 in
Weight 1.24 lbs
Length 3.8 in

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