Nikkor 70-300mm f/4-5.6G

  • FX coverage
  • Autofocus (no in-lens focus motor), internal focus
  • 13 elements in 9 groups
  • 9-blade rounded aperture diaphragm
  • smallest aperture is f/22 
  • 62mm filter ring
  • 5' (1.5m) minimum focus; 1:3.8 maximum reproduction ratio
  • 4.6 x 2.9" (116.5 x 74mm) long, diameter
  • 15 ounces (425g) weight
  • included HB-26 bayonet lens hood, caps
  • US$173
  • Model Number 1928
  • Announced pre digital era


Thom's Mini Review: The price should be a giveaway: no AF-S, no VR, no ED glass, and pretty poor optical results, actually. No questions asked, get the newer, far better VR version. Not Recommended

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