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Nikon AF-S Nikkor 400mm f2.8E FL ED VR vs Nikon AF-S Nikkor 400mm f2.8D ED-IF II

Looking to find more information regarding these two camera lenses? Check out our side by side comparison of the Nikon AF-S Nikkor 400mm f2.8E FL ED VR vs Nikon AF-S Nikkor 400mm f2.8D ED-IF IIto review specs, pros and cons, and which is right for you.

Nikon 400mm f2.8E FL ED VR Top Features

  • 400mm Focal Range
  • F2.8 Max Aperture
  • Image Stabilization
  • Filter Thread: 41mm
  • Max Format: 35mm FF
  • Nikon F (FX) Mount
  • Weight: 3800g.
  • Diameter: 160mm
  • Length: 358mm
  • Min Focus Distance:26m
  • Max Magnification:16x

Nikon AF-S Nikkor 400mm f2.8E FL ED VR

Nikon 400mm f2.8D ED-IF II Top Features

  • 400mm Focal Range
  • F2.8 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 52mm
  • Max Format:
  • Nikon F (FX) Mount
  • Weight: 4800g.
  • Diameter: 160mm
  • Length: 352mm
  • Min Focus Distance:3.8m

Nikon AF-S Nikkor 400mm f2.8D ED-IF II

Our Winner: Nikon AF-S Nikkor 400mm f2.8E FL ED VR over Nikon AF-S Nikkor 400mm f2.8D ED-IF II

Image Stabilization Yes vs No
Weight 3800g vs 4800g
Filter Thread 41mm vs 52mm
Max Magnification 16x vs x

Pros Of Nikon AF-S Nikkor 400mm f2.8D ED-IF II over Nikon AF-S Nikkor 400mm f2.8E FL ED VR
Aperture Ring Yes vs No
Length 352mm vs 358mm
Minimum Focus Distance 3.8m vs 26m

Cons Of Nikon AF-S Nikkor 400mm f2.8E FL ED VR and Nikon AF-S Nikkor 400mm f2.8D ED-IF II
Weather Sealing No vs No

Nikon 400mm f2.8E FL ED VR vs Nikon 400mm f2.8D ED-IF II All Features

General Nikon 400mm f2.8E FL ED VR Nikon 400mm f2.8D ED-IF II
Brand Nikon Nikon
Lens Type Prime Prime
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Lens Type Telephoto Prime Telephoto Prime
Lens Mount Nikon F (FX) Nikon F (FX)
Max Format 35mm FF 35mm FF
Focal Range 400mm 400mm
Image Stabilization Yes No
Colour Unknown Light Grey or Black
Zoom Method No Zoom No Zoom
Power Zoom No No
Zoom Lock No No
Zoom Ratio 1.0X 1.0X
Aperture
Max Aperture F2.8 F2.8
Min Aperture F22.0 F22.0
Aperture Ring No Yes
Diaphragm Blades 9 9
Optics
Optical Elements 16 11
Optical Groups 12 9
Special Elements 2 ED glass elements, 2 Fluorite elements. Nano Crystal Coat 3 ED glass elements
Focusing
Min Focus Distance 26m 3.8m
Max Magnification 16X unknown
Autofocus Yes Yes
AF Motor Type Ring-type ultrasonic Ultrasonic
Full Time Manual Yes Yes
Focus Method Internal Internal
Distance Scale Yes Yes
DoF Scale Unknown Yes
Distance Scale Yes Yes
Focus Distance Limiter Yes; 6m to infinity or 2.6m to infinity Unknown
Physical Specs
Weight 3800g 4800g
Diameter 160mm 160mm
Length 358mm 352mm
Materials Unknown Magnesium alloy barrel, metal mount
Weather Sealing Unknown Unknown
Filter Thread 41mm 52mm
Filter Notes 40.5mm slip-in filters
Hood Supplied Yes Yes
Hood Code Unknown HK-27
Tripod Collar Yes Yes
Optional Accessories
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