AF-P NIKKOR 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6E ED VR Lens Announced, Available for Pre-order !

af-p nikkor 70-300mm f 4.5 5.6 e ed vr lens

Nikon today has just announced the new AF-P NIKKOR 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6E ED VR lens. It is the first FX Nikkor lens to offer a pulse (stepping) motor, with quieter autofocus ideal for video shooters. The US price for this lens is $696.95, now available for pre-order at Amazon/B&H Photo/Adorama.


Sample Video:

Features:

  • Capture sports, wildlife, concerts, landmarks and more with phenomenal clarity and precision
  • Advanced Optics and telephoto field of view are great for still and HD video
  • Ultra-fast, near silent autofocus powered by a stepping motor (af-p)
  • Vr image stabilization ensures sharp photos, steady videos and enhances Low-light capabilities

Specs:

Principal specifications
Lens type Zoom lens
Max Format size 35mm FF
Focal length 70–300 mm
Image stabilization Yes (4.5 stops)
Lens mount Nikon F (FX)
Aperture
Maximum aperture F4.5–32
Minimum aperture F5.6–40
Aperture ring No
Number of diaphragm blades 9
Optics
Elements 18
Groups 14
Special elements / coatings 1 ED element
Focus
Minimum focus 1.25 m (49.21)
Maximum magnification 0.25×
Autofocus Yes
Motor type Stepper motor
Full time manual Yes
Focus method Extending front
Distance scale No
DoF scale No
Focus distance limiter No
Physical
Weight 680 g (1.50 lb)
Diameter 81 mm (3.17)
Length 146 mm (5.75)
Sealing No
Colour Black
Zoom method Rotary (extending)
Power zoom No
Filter thread 67.0 mm
Hood supplied Yes
Hood product code HB-82
Tripod collar No