Product Comparison: Nikon AF FX 50mm f/1.8D vs Nikon AF-S FX 50mm f/1.8G


General Specifications
Brand
Nikon
Nikon
Model
AF FX 50mm f/1.8D
AF-S NIKKOR 50mm f/1.8G
Origin
China
China
About the Product
Offering natural image rendering and exceptional sharpness, the AF NIKKOR 50mm f/1.8D is a versatile, affordable prime lens. Extremely compact and lightweight—it weighs approximately 5.5 oz (155 g)— making it a convenient carry-around lens for nearly any shooting opportunity. Its aperture control ring enables smooth manual adjustments during Live View shooting, making it a great video partner, too.
A must-have for standard portraits and everyday use, the AF-S NIKKOR 50mm f/1.8G is a lens that will absolutely surprise you. The 50mm focal length (75mm equivalent on DX format cameras) with a fast f/1.8 aperture allows you to capture stunning images with a shallow depth-of-field, letting your subjects stand out from their backgrounds. The AF-S NIKKOR 50mm f/1.8G may soon become your new favorite lens.
Key Specs
Mount Type
Nikon F-Bayonet
Nikon F-Bayonet
Maximum Aperture
1.8 /f
1.8 /f
Minimum Focal Length
50 millimeters
50 millimeters
Maximum Focal Length
50 millimeters
50 millimeters
Lens Type
Fixed
Fixed
Size & Weight
Height
2.5 in.
2.8 in.
Width
2.5 in.
2.8 in.
Depth
1.5 in.
2.1 in.
Weight
5.5 oz.
6.6 oz.
Imaging
Minimum Focus Distance
18 in.
17.7 in.
Field Of View
46°
47°
Zoom Type
Manual
Manual
Focus
Auto Focus, Manual Focus
Auto Focus, Manual Focus, Manual/Auto Focus
Optical Stabilization
No
No
Features
Brand Compatibility
Nikon
Nikon
Sensor Type Compatibility
Full-Frame
Full-Frame
Lens Groups and Elements
6 Elements in 5 Groups
7 Elements in 6 Groups
Number of Aperture Blades
7
7
Filter Diameter
52 millimeters
58 millimeters
Extras
Compatible with a variety of Nikon DSLR cameras, Fast enough for low-light shooting, Super Integrated Coating
AF-S (Silent Wave Motor), Aspherical Lens, Super Integrated Coating
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty
1 year(s)
1 year(s)
Certifications
CE
CE
Other Information
Manufacturer
MSRP
179.95 $


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