Focal length range of 24-70mm
Fast max aperture of f/2.8
SWM (Silent Wave Motor)
M/A (Full time Manual focusing)
ED (Extra-Low Dispersion) and AS (Aspherical elements)
Nikkor AF-S 24-70mm f/2.8 G ED Zoom Lens
Nikkor AF-S 24-70mm f/2.8 G ED zoom lens features a delightful portrait-perfect focal length of 24-70mm for FX users while DX users would still be able to extract a lot of the lens sweet focal range even with the crop factor. It features SWM (Silent Wave Motor) for quiet auto focusing, M/A (Full time Manual focusing) override and Nano Crystal coating. The lens has a diagonal angle of view of 84 ? on FX formats and is suitable for landscape as well.
Balanced, fixed f/2.8 wide-angle to medium telephoto zoom lens
Praised for its reliability and overall image quality, this is a long-time favorite lens of passionate professionals. With a fast fixed aperture of f/2.8 across a 2470mm zoom range, this lens provides both fine resolution and natural representation. A Nano Crystal Coat helps effectively reduce ghost and flare effects under harsh lighting for greater image clarity. Its Internal Focus (IF) provides fast and quiet auto focusing without changing the length of the lens, so you can retain subject to working distance through the entire focus range.
Fast. Versatile. Exceptional.
f/2.8 fixed aperture 2470mm zoom
The AF-S NIKKOR 24-70mm f/2.8G ED delivers fast, wide-angle to medium telephoto zoom capabilty and is optimized for edge-to-edge sharpness on both Nikon FX and DX format DSLRs. Its fast, fixed f/2.8 aperture enables exceptional low-light performance and consistent exposure across the entire zoom range. Enhanced optical formulas produce exceptional sharpness, contrast and color, rendering outstanding image and video integrity.
A favorite among professionals
Durable, reliable and remarkable
For those who demand reliable performance in challenging environments, the AF-S NIKKOR 2470mm f/2.8G ED delivers. Its rugged construction includes professional-grade dust and moisture resistance. Three Extra-low Dispersion (ED) glass elements and Precision Glass Mold (PGM) Aspherical lens elements control chromatic aberrations while enhancing sharpness and contrast, even at the widest aperture settings; and Nikons Silent Wave Motor (SWM) enables ultra high-speed auto focusing with pinpoint accuracy and super-quiet operation.
Silent Wave Motor
AF-S NIKKOR lenses feature Nikons Silent Wave Motor, which represents a significant advance in AF lens technology.
Nano Crystal Coat
An anti-reflective coating developed by Nikon that virtually eliminates internal lens element reflections across a wide range of wavelengths.
ED (Extra-Low Dispersion) Glass
An optical glass developed by Nikon that is used with normal optical glass in telephoto lenses to obtain optimum correction of chromatic aberrations.
AS stands for Aspherical lens elements. This type of lens utilizes non-spherical surfaces on either one or both sides of the glass in order to eliminate certain types of lens aberration.
Select NIKKOR lenses have a focusing mode which allows switching from automatic to manual focusing with virtually no lag time by simply turning the focusing ring on the lens.
A NIKKOR lens in which only the internal lens group shifts during focusing. These lenses will be designated with the abbreviation IF on the lens barrel.
Focal Length Range
Maximum Angle of View (DX-format)
Minimum Angle of View (DX-format)
Maximum Angle of View (FX-format)
Minimum Angle of View (FX-format)
Maximum Reproduction Ratio
FX in DX Crop Mode
Nano Crystal Coat
ED Glass Elements
Super Integrated Coating
AF-S (Silent Wave Motor)
Minimum Focus Distance
1.2 ft. (0.38m)
Accepts Filter Type
Approx. Dimensions (Diameter x Length)
3.3 (83) x 5.2 in. ( x 133 mm)
31.7 oz. (900 g)
LC-77 77m snap-on front lens cap
LF-1 rear lens cap
HB-40 Bayonet Hood
CL-M3 Semi-soft Case