Nikkor Z 800mm f/6.3 PF VR S Lens Specifications

bythom nikon 800mm

Thom's Commentary: Yes, I understand the desire for long focal length lenses that are light. However, be sure you really need this much lens. 800mm is a lot of focal length, making it difficult to zero in on subjects through the viewfinder. On smaller, near objects keeping it on a moving subject is difficult, and with far objects you have to worry about atmospheric conditions between you and the subject. But optically, this lens is really good, and about the lightest 800mm you're going to find that's near this aperture. Highly Recommended Read Thom's review of the 800mm f/6.3 PF VR S lens

  • Coverage: full frame (FX)
  • Build: Weather and dust resistant, S-line
  • Optic design:
    • 22 elements in 14 groups
    • 3 ED, 1 Short-Wavelength Refractive elements
    • Nano coating, Flourine front element coating
  • Field of view: 3°10' diagonal (FX)
  • Stabilization: lens-based VR (5 stops CIPA, 5.5 stops with Z9)
  • Aperture:
    • f/6.3 to f/32
    • 9-blade rounded diaphragm
  • Focus:
    • autofocus, internal focus 
    • stepping motor
    • 16.4 feet (5m) minimum focus
    • 1:6.3 maximum magnification ratio
    • minimal focus breathing
  • Filter: 46mm drop-in filter size
  • Lens hood: supplied HB-104 with LC-K106 lens cap
  • Size and Weight:
    • 15.2" (386mm) long
    • 5.6" (140mm) diameter
    • 84.1 ounces (2385g)
  • Other: 
    • Focus limiter switch (10m to infinity), A/M switch
    • one Lens Fn, four L-FN2  buttons
    • additional control ring
    • Rotatable tripod collar
    • Kensington-style lock slot
    • Supplied CL-L3 lens case
  • Model number: 20108
  • Firmware: 1.10 (January 2023)
  • Price: US$6499
  • Announced: April 6, 2022

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