Product Comparison: Nikon AF-S FX 200-500mm f/5.6E ED vs Tamron SP 150-600mm F/5-6.3 Di VC USD


General Specifications
Brand
Nikon
Tamron
Model
AF-S NIKKOR 200-500mm f/5.6E ED VR
SP 150-600mm F/5-6.3 Di VC USD
Origin
China
China
About the Product
Wherever your passion lies, this outstanding super telephoto zoom lens can bring it into focus. Capture and share stunning views of birds, wildlife, motorsports, athletes, performers, landmarks and other faraway subjects. A fast f/5.6 constant aperture gives your shots beautifully out-of-focus backgrounds across the entire zoom range. Turn fast-moving action into dazzling photo sequences—the electromagnetic diaphragm operates in sync for the fastest subjects and shutter speeds while Vibration Reduction image stabilization keeps your shots sharp and steady. And in the rare cases when additional reach is needed, you can increase the AF-S NIKKOR 200-500mm f/5.6E ED VR's zoom power with an optional Nikon 1.4x, 1.7x or 2x teleconverter.
Capture the power and beauty of wildlife, birds, travel destinations, and exciting sports action close-ups with this high-performance 150 - 600mm long-range zoom. VC (Vibration Compensation) and USD (Ultrasonic Silent Drive) enable you to shoot crisp images of fast-moving, distant subjects handheld, while proprietary Tamron optical technology, including eBAND Coating, works to suppress flare and ghosting for impressively clear, vibrant images.
Key Specs
Mount Type
Nikon F-Bayonet
Nikon F-Bayonet
Maximum Aperture
5.6 /f
5 /f
Minimum Focal Length
200 millimeters
150 millimeters
Maximum Focal Length
500 millimeters
600 millimeters
Lens Type
Telephoto zoom
Telephoto zoom
Size & Weight
Height
4.2 in.
4.13 in.
Width
4.2 in.
4.13 in.
Depth
10.5 in.
10.1 in.
Weight
81.2 oz.
68.8 oz.
Imaging
Minimum Focus Distance
86.6 in.
106.3 in.
Field Of View
12°20' - 5°00'
16°25' - 4°8'
Zoom Type
Manual
Manual
Focus
Manual Focus, Manual/Auto Focus
Auto Focus, Manual Focus
Optical Stabilization
Yes
Yes
Features
Brand Compatibility
Nikon
Nikon
Sensor Type Compatibility
Full-Frame
Full-Frame
Lens Groups and Elements
19 Elements in 12 Groups
20 elements in 13 groups
Number of Aperture Blades
9
9
Filter Diameter
95 millimeters
95 millimeters
Extras
AF-S (Silent Wave Motor), Zoom Ratio 2.5 x, Electromagnetic Diaphragm Mechanism, ED (Extra-Low Dispersion) Glass, IF Lens, Super Integrated Coating, Vibration Reduction
VC (Vibration Compensation), USD (Ultrasonic Silent Drive), Equipped with full-time manual focus mechanism, Moisture-resistant construction, Protection rubber, New eBAND (Extended Bandwidth & Angular-Dependency) Coating
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty
1 year(s)
6 year(s)
Certifications
CE
CE
Other Information
Manufacturer
MSRP
1399.95 $


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