The Nikon AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR (3.0x) is a standard zoom lens made for your basic photographic experiments. The3x zoom lens covers the most recently used focal lengthrange of 18 - 55 mm and thus making the picture angle equivalent to focal length from 27 - 82.5 mm in Nikon FX-format camera or 35 mm format camera.
The Nikon lens is constructed with 11 elements in 8 groups. It also consists of a hybrid aspherical lens element that minimizes aberration. The Nikon AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR (3.0x) lens is compatible with most of the DX format Nikon digital single lens reflex cameras. TheVibration Reduction (VR) on the AF-S Nikon lensenables sharper images while shooting at shutter speeds up to three stops slower than would otherwise be possible.
The maximum picture viewing angle of the NIKKOR zoom lens is 76° for optimal results. The maximum focal length of the Nikon AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR (3.0x) lens is 55 mm and the minimum focal is 18 mm. The aperture of the lens with maximum focal length is 5.6 and the aperture with the minimum focal length is 3.5. The minimum f/stop of the Nikon lens is f/22-36.
The length of the Nikon AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR (3.0x) lens is approximately 79.5 mm from the camera lens mounting flange. The diameter of the lens is approximately 73 mm. Theweight of the Nikon AF-S DX NIKKOR zoom lens is just 265 gfor easy portability. The maximum reproduction ratio of the zoom lens is 0.31x to get closer to your loved ones. The filter attachment size of the lens is 52 mm that helps you to attach your favourite filters to the lens forming your imaginary frame that comes to your mind.
The A/M button on the lens enables you to select between the autofocus and manual focus. The Nikon AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR (3.0x) lens features a closest focusing distance throughout the entire zoom range is 0.28 m. The Silent Wave Motor (SWM) on the Nikon zoom lens gives you an excellent performance that ensures fast and quiet autofocusing operation. The VR and the SWM together constitute the Nikon AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR (3.0x) lens for the users' advantage.
Specifications of Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-55 mm f/3.5-5.6G VR (3.0x) Lens (Standard Zoom Lens)
AF-S DX Nikkor 18-55 mm f/3.5-5.6G VR (3.0x)
DX / FX
Maximum Focal Length
Minimum Focal Length
Aperture with Max Focal Length
f/3.5 - 5.6
Aperture with Min Focal Length
f/22 - 36
Minimizes Lens Aberration, Fast, Quiet Autofocus Operation, Nikon F-Bayonet Mount Type, 5.8x Zoom Ratio, Compatible Formats (DX, FX in DX Crop Mode), 7 Diaphragm Blades, Distance Information, 1 ED Glass Elements, 1 Aspherical Elements, Super Integrated Coating, Internal Focusing, Focus Mode (Auto Manual, Auto / Manual), G-type, Screw-on Filter Type
Lens Construction (Elements/Groups)
11 Elements in 8 Groups (1 Aspherical Lens Element)