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Nikon AF Nikkor 85mm f1.8D vs Nikon PC-E Micro-Nikkor 85mm f2.8D

Looking to find more information regarding these two camera lenses? Check out our side by side comparison of the Nikon AF Nikkor 85mm f1.8D vs Nikon PC-E Micro-Nikkor 85mm f2.8Dto review specs, pros and cons, and which is right for you.

Nikon 85mm f1.8D Top Features

  • 85mm Focal Range
  • F1.8 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 62mm
  • Max Format: 35mm FF
  • Nikon F (FX) Mount
  • Weight: 380g.
  • Diameter: 72mm
  • Length: 59mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.85m

Nikon AF Nikkor 85mm f1.8D

Nikon PC-E Micro-85mm f2.8D Top Features

  • 85mm Focal Range
  • F2.8 Max Aperture
  • Weather Sealed
  • Filter Thread: 77mm
  • Max Format:
  • Nikon F (FX) Mount
  • Weight: 650g.
  • Diameter: 83mm
  • Length: 107mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.39m

Nikon PC-E Micro-Nikkor 85mm f2.8D

Our Winner: Nikon AF Nikkor 85mm f1.8D over Nikon PC-E Micro-Nikkor 85mm f2.8D

Max Aperture – Wide 1.8 vs 2.8
Max Aperture – Tele 1.8 vs 2.8
Autofocus Yes vs No
Weight 380g vs 650g
Diameter 72mm vs 83mm
Length 59mm vs 107mm
Filter Thread 62mm vs 77mm

Pros Of Nikon PC-E Micro-Nikkor 85mm f2.8D over Nikon AF Nikkor 85mm f1.8D
Weather Sealing Yes vs No
Minimum Focus Distance 0.39m vs 0.85m

Cons Of Nikon AF Nikkor 85mm f1.8D and Nikon PC-E Micro-Nikkor 85mm f2.8D
Image Stabilization No vs No

Nikon 85mm f1.8D vs Nikon PC-E Micro-85mm f2.8D All Features

General Nikon 85mm f1.8D Nikon PC-E Micro-85mm f2.8D
Brand Nikon Nikon
Lens Type Prime Prime
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Lens Type Telephoto Prime Perspective Control Prime
Lens Mount Nikon F (FX) Nikon F (FX)
Max Format 35mm FF 35mm FF
Focal Range 85mm 85mm
Image Stabilization No No
Colour Black Black
Zoom Method No Zoom No Zoom
Power Zoom No No
Zoom Lock No No
Zoom Ratio 1.0X 1.0X
Aperture
Max Aperture F1.8 F2.8
Min Aperture F16.0 F32.0
Aperture Ring Yes Yes
Diaphragm Blades 9 9
Optics
Optical Elements 6 6
Optical Groups 6 5
Special Elements unknown Nano Crystal Coat
Focusing
Min Focus Distance 0.85m 0.39m
Max Magnification unknown unknown
Autofocus Yes No
AF Motor Type Screw drive from camera None
Full Time Manual N/A
Focus Method Rear Unknown
Distance Scale Yes Unknown
DoF Scale Yes Unknown
Distance Scale Yes Unknown
Focus Distance Limiter Unknown Unknown
Physical Specs
Weight 380g 650g
Diameter 72mm 83mm
Length 59mm 107mm
Materials Plastic barrel, metal mount Unknown
Weather Sealing No Yes
Filter Thread 62mm 77mm
Filter Notes
Hood Supplied Yes Yes
Hood Code HN-23 HB-22
Tripod Collar No No
Optional Accessories
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