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Nikon AF-S Nikkor 400mm F2.8E FL ED VR Full-Frame Lens (2014)

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Product Overview

Nikon AF-S Nikkor 400mm F2.8E FL ED VR is a professional super telephoto prime lens for Nikon F-mount. It covers the full-frame image circle. Introduced by Nikon in 2014, it has 16 elements in 12 groups.
As a super telephoto prime lens, the Nikon AF-S Nikkor 400mm f/2.8E FL ED VR is a specialty instrument best suited for professional sports and wild-life photographers. Built-in image stabilization is almost a must-have at this focal range, and this lens does not disappoint on this front. Owners will also like the available tripod collar.

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What we found**

Neo score 50% (not directly comparable across industries)
Pros
  • Optically stabilized
  • Comes with a tripod collar
  • Solid construction
  • High-speed AF tracking
  • Professionally weather-sealed
Cons
  • Large physical size with large diameter and long barrel
  • On the heavy side

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Specifications

Construction

Aperture Blades
9 blades, Rounded blades
Form Factor
Super Telephoto Prime Lens
Image Size
Full-Frame
Lens Barrel
Tripod collar, Distance scale
Lens Mount
Nikon F-mount
Motor
Ring-type ultrasonic
Optical Formula | Elements
16 elements
Optical Formula | Groups
12 groups
Optical Formula | Special Glass
2 ED glass elements, 2 Fluorite elements. Nano Crystal Coat groups

Dimensions

Filter Diameter
40.5 mm / 1.59 in
Size | Diameter
160 mm / 6.30 in
Size | Length
358 mm / 14.09 in
Weight
3800 g / 134.28 oz

Function

Angle Of View
6.2° Diagonal | 5.2° Horizontal | 3.4° Vertical
Aperture
f/2.8 ~ f/22
Autofocus
Yes
Focal Length
400 mm
Focus Type
Internal
Image Stabilization
Yes

Performance

Max Magnification
0.16x
Min Focus Distance
2600 mm / 102.36 in

Production

Accessory
Lens hood included
Debut
2014-05-14

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