Nikon AF-S DX NIKKOR 55-200mm f/4.5-5.6G ED VR II Lens

Nikon AF-S DX NIKKOR 55-200mm f:4.5-5.6G ED VR Lens

Product Summary

Key Features

  • Compatible with Nikon DX cameras and Nikon FX cameras with DX crop mode.
  • Maximum f/4 to 5.6 aperture range corresponds to 55mm to 200mm focal lengths.
  • Extra-Low Dispersion (ED) Glass minimizes optical distortion.
  • Super Integrated Coating minimizes ghosting and flare while providing high contrast and vivid results.
  • Nikon VR II Image Stabilization allows shutter speeds up to 4 stops slower than would otherwise be possible before camera shake becomes apparent within the image.
  • Manual Focus Override switch allows user control over focus at any time.
  • Rounded, 7-Blade Diaphragm provides smooth, out-of-focus elements and highlights.
  • Compact and lightweight design provides ease of transport.


Compact and lightweight, the new retractable design AF-S DX NIKKOR 55-200mm f/4.5-5.6G ED VR II is great for capturing sports, people or school events, and presents an affordable way to get closer to the action. The lens also features three stops of VR image stabilization 2 and core NIKKOR technologies including a Silent Wave Motor (SWM) that helps ensure quiet and precise AF operation.

Technical Specifications

Focal length55–200mm
Maximum aperturef/4–5.6
Minimum aperturef/22–32
Lens construction13 elements in 9 groups (1 ED glass element)
Angle of view28°50′ – 8°
Minimum focus distance1.1m (through the entire focal range)
Maximum reproduction ratio0.23x
No. of diaphragm blades7 (rounded)
Filter attachment size52mm
Diameter x length (extension from lens mount)Approximately 70.5 x 83mm (when retracted)
WeightApproximately 300g
Supplied accessoriesSnap-on front lens cap LC-52, Rear lens cap

Purchase options

AF-S DX 55-200mm f/4.5-5.6G ED VR II available at Amazon | AdoramaB&H