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Nikon AF Zoom Nikkor 70-300mm f/4-5.6G

Nikon AF Zoom Nikkor 70-300mm f/4-5.6G
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169 reviews

Apr, 2016

alaTest has collected and analyzed 169 reviews of Nikon AF Zoom Nikkor 70-300mm f/4-5.6G. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.4/5 for other Lenses & Filters for all reviews.

On average, users rate this product 78/100.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Nikon AF Zoom Nikkor 70-300mm f/4-5.6G

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 91 user reviews of Nikon AF Zoom Nikkor 70-300mm f/4-5.6G from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.4/5 for other Lenses & Filters on Amazon.co.uk.

88% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Nikon Af 70-300/4.0-5.6 G Black(not compatible with D40/D40x/D60/D5000)

Apr, 2016

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Nikon AF Zoom Nikkor 70-300mm f/4-5.6G

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 4 user reviews of Nikon AF Zoom Nikkor 70-300mm f/4-5.6G from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Lenses & Filters on Amazon.com.

100% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Nikon 70-300mm f/4-5.6G AF Zoom Nikkor Lens (Worldwide), in Black

Apr, 2016

Expert review by: Bryan Carnathan (the-digital-picture.com)

Nikon 70-300mm f/4-5.6G AF Nikkor Lens Review

 

While I hope to create a full Nikon 70-300mm f/4-5.6G AF Lens evaluation, my first priority is to include results from this lens in the lens comparison tools. This page currently exists because it is required by the database and content management...

Consumer review by: edwscott (beachcamera.com)

Nikkor f4-5.6G 70-300 is a superb value

 

The Nikon Nikkor f4-5.6G 70-300mm AF zoom lens represents Nikon's best zoom-lens value. With a maximum aperture of 4.0 rather than 2.8, the user loses a stop, but the commensurate price and value offset this misgiving.

Excellent Value ; Lightweight ; Sharp Focus ; Super Warranty

Slow Focus

Dec, 2012

Consumer review by: Vicky (beachcamera.com)

Great Lense

 

Wild Life Photography

Durable ; Easily Interchangeable ; Great price ; Lightweight ; Strong Construction ; Very nice

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: Ojai Tim (beachcamera.com)

Good lens, but not for a D40

 

I specifically asked if this lens would auto-focus on a D40 Nikon, the sales associate repeatedly said it would with the D40, but not the D40X. It does not work with the D40. Because I was a news photographer for many years before auto-focus cameras...

Easily Interchangeable

Blurry Focus ; Heavy ; Poor in Low Light

Jun, 2012

Consumer review by: Ojai Tim (buydig.com)

Good lens, but not for a D40

 

I specifically asked if this lens would auto-focus on a D40 Nikon, the sales associate repeatedly said it would with the D40, but not the D40X. It does not work with the D40. Because I was a news photographer for many years before auto-focus cameras...

Easily Interchangeable

Blurry Focus ; Heavy ; Poor in Low Light

Jun, 2012

Consumer review by: Mollie (beachcamera.com)

This Lens is Awesome!

 

I love this lens. [...] It is a great lens at a great price!

Easily Interchangeable ; Lightweight ; Strong Construction ; This lens is awesome

May, 2011

Consumer review by: EAR (beachcamera.com)

Excellent Lens but no AF on many DSLRs

 

This is an excellent lens, especially if you are used to old-school manual focus SLRs. I bought it thinking that I would have autofocus but when it wouldn't, I actually looked at the manual and it states auto focus is not available on a long list of...

Consistent Output ; Durable ; Easily Interchangeable ; Lightweight

Auto Focus not available

Sep, 2010

Consumer review by: Gram (beachcamera.com)

Just what I needed

 

I plan to use this lens for outdoor family occasions.

Consistent Output ; Easily Interchangeable ; Lightweight

Sep, 2010

Consumer review by: Teri (beachcamera.com)

AWESOME LENSE

 

Fabulous Lense. I used it recently taking scenery pictures outdoors in Alaska. I got good clear quality pictures of eagles, the mountains, etc. I use the Nikon D50 and this lense is a great addition to the camera.

Consistent Output ; Durable ; Easily Interchangeable ; Fast / accurate auto-focus ; Lightweight

Jun, 2010

Consumer review by: NebArch (beachcamera.com)

Good Lens

 

Typical Nikon lens - very good all around. I like the fact that it is very light weight, especially for the zoom range.

Consistent Output ; Fast / accurate auto-focus ; Lightweight

May, 2010