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Tamron AF 18-200mm F3.5-6.3 XR Di II LD Aspherical IF Macro vs Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-200mm f3.5-5.6G IF-ED VR

Looking to find more information regarding these two camera lenses? Check out our side by side comparison of the Tamron AF 18-200mm F3.5-6.3 XR Di II LD Aspherical IF Macro vs Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-200mm f3.5-5.6G IF-ED VRto review specs, pros and cons, and which is right for you.

Tamron AF 18-200mm f3.5-6.3 XR II LD Top Features

  • 18-200mm Focal Range
  • F3.5 – F6.3 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 62mm
  • Max Format: APS-C / DX
  • Nikon F (DX) Mount
  • Weight: 398g.
  • Diameter: 74mm
  • Length: 84mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.45m
  • Max Magnification:0.27x

Tamron AF 18-200mm F3.5-6.3 XR Di II LD Aspherical IF Macro

Nikon 18-200mm f3.5-5.6G IF-ED VR Top Features

  • 18-200mm Focal Range
  • F3.5 – F5.6 Max Aperture
  • Image Stabilization
  • Filter Thread: 72mm
  • Max Format:
  • Nikon F (DX) Mount
  • Weight: 560g.
  • Diameter: 77mm
  • Length: 97mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.5m

Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-200mm f3.5-5.6G IF-ED VR

Our Winner: Tamron AF 18-200mm F3.5-6.3 XR Di II LD Aspherical IF Macro over Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-200mm f3.5-5.6G IF-ED VR

Weight 398g vs 560g
Diameter 74mm vs 77mm
Length 84mm vs 97mm
Filter Thread 62mm vs 72mm
Minimum Focus Distance 0.45m vs 0.5m
Max Magnification 0.27x vs x

Pros Of Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-200mm f3.5-5.6G IF-ED VR over Tamron AF 18-200mm F3.5-6.3 XR Di II LD Aspherical IF Macro
Image Stabilization Yes vs No
Max Aperture – Tele 5.6 vs 6.3

Cons Of Tamron AF 18-200mm F3.5-6.3 XR Di II LD Aspherical IF Macro and Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-200mm f3.5-5.6G IF-ED VR
Internal Zoom No vs No
Weather Sealing No vs No

Tamron AF 18-200mm f3.5-6.3 XR II LD vs Nikon 18-200mm f3.5-5.6G IF-ED VR All Features

General Tamron AF 18-200mm f3.5-6.3 XR II LD Nikon 18-200mm f3.5-5.6G IF-ED VR
Brand Tamron Nikon
Lens Type Zoom Zoom
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Lens Type SuperZoom SuperZoom
Lens Mount Nikon F (DX) Nikon F (DX)
Max Format APS-C / DX APS-C / DX
Focal Range 18-200mm 18-200mm
Image Stabilization No Yes
Colour Black Black
Zoom Method Rotary (extending) Rotary (extending)
Power Zoom
Zoom Lock
Zoom Ratio 11.1X 11.1X
Aperture
Max Aperture F3.5 – F6.3 F3.5 – F5.6
Min Aperture F22.0 F22.0 – F36.0
Aperture Ring No No
Diaphragm Blades 7 7
Optics
Optical Elements 15 16
Optical Groups 13 12
Special Elements 3 hybrid aspherical lens elements 2 LD (Low Dispersion) glass elements 1 XR element (Extra Refractive Index) 2x ED glass elements and 3x aspherical lens elements
Focusing
Min Focus Distance 0.45m 0.5m
Max Magnification 0.27X unknown
Autofocus Yes Yes
AF Motor Type Micromotor Ultrasonic
Full Time Manual No Yes
Focus Method Internal Internal
Distance Scale Yes Yes
DoF Scale Yes Yes
Distance Scale Yes Yes
Focus Distance Limiter Unknown Unknown
Physical Specs
Weight 398g 560g
Diameter 74mm 77mm
Length 84mm 97mm
Materials Unknown Plastic barrel, metal mount
Weather Sealing Unknown Unknown
Filter Thread 62mm 72mm
Filter Notes
Hood Supplied Yes Yes
Hood Code flower shaped hood HB-35
Tripod Collar No No
Optional Accessories
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