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Nikon 55-200mm f/4-5.6G ED-IF VR AF-S DX
8.3 out of 10

Nikon 55-200mm f/4-5.6G ED-IF VR AF-S DX

A compact telephoto zoom lens with VR system for Nikon digital S Read more

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Nikon 55-200mm f/4-5.6G AF-S DX Lens

The Digital Picture
5 June 2010
  • Excerpt: Is the Nikon 55-200mm f/4-5.6G AF-S DX Lens right for you? Learn all you need to know in The-Digital-Picture.com's review!
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Overall 8
8.4
Design 8
8.0
Value for money 9
8.5
Features 8
7.5
Performance 9
8.5
Picture quality 9
8.5

Nikon AF-S 55-200mm f/4-5.6G VR DX Review

What Digital Camera
1 November 2007
  • Summary: Really a budget or starter lens, reasonably priced, but lacking the fast maximum aperture and expensive glass of more professional lenses
  • Pros: Vibration Reduction, handling
  • Cons: Price, optically not as good as non-VR version
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Overall 8
8.0

Nikon AF-S DX VR 55-200mm f4-5.6 G IF-ED

digicambuyer.co.uk
21 January 2013
  • Conclusion: A good ‘second’ lens for anyone with a Nikon D40, D40x or D80, but the older non-VR 55-200 is smaller, cheaper and optically better
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Overall 6
6.0

Nikon AF-S DX VR 55-200mm f/4-5.6G IF-ED review

TechRadar UK
20 December 2011
  • Summary: Meet the fun-size Nikon
  • Pros: Very compact and lightweight, Internal focusing so front element neither rotates nor extends, Impressive optical quality at the long end of the zoom range
  • Cons: Doesn't have the telephoto reach of larger 70-300mm lenses, Could be sharper at short and medium focal lengths, Plastic lens mount
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Overall 8
8.0

Expert Review

Photo answers
13 October 2010
  • Excerpt: The main reason for the Nikon 55-200mm f/4-5.6 AF-S VR DX is the addition of the VR technology, and the first thing that strikes you about this lens is the light weight. At a meagre 355g, its really some achievement to get all it offers into such a small lens.
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Overall 8
7.7
Value for money 10
10
Overall quality 7
7.0
Build quality 6
6.0

Nikkor AF-S 55-200mm f/4-5.6G IF-ED DX VR - Review / Test Report

photozone.de
31 October 2008
  • Conclusion: The Nikkor AF-S 55-200mm f/4-5.6G ED DX VR delivered a very sound performance with very few weaknesses. The resolution characteristic is generally very good and neither CAs not distortions are something to worry about.
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Expert Review

Foto.ru
5 days ago
  • Excerpt: Стандартный телезум-объектив DX с широким диапазоном фокусных расстояний для использования с цифровыми зеркальными фотокамерами Nikon формата DX. Два элемента из стекла ED (сверхнизкодисперсного) минимизируют хроматические аберрации, обеспечивая высокое разрешение и великолепный контраст.
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Długoogniskowe zoomy Nikona - część 1, AF-S DX VR Zoom-Nikkor 55-200 mm F4-5.6G IF-ED

fotopolis.pl
21 January 2011
  • Summary: Cóż, takiego obrazu VR-Nikkora 55-200 mm można się było spodziewać. W większości kategorii reprezentuje on średni poziom "na trójkę z dużym plusem", ale ważne że ani razu nie spada poniżej niego. A to - trochę uprzedzę fakty - rzecz wcale nie częsta w naszym teście długich Nikkorów.
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Expert Review

Foto.ru
3 January 2011
  • Excerpt: Предназначенный для «зеркалок» любительского уровня объектив с превосходными потребительскими характеристиками. Встроенный стабилизатор изображения, удобный 3,6-кратный диапазон фокусных расстояний (82 – 300 мм в 35-мм экв.
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低価格な望遠ズームレンズに手ぶれ補正が付いた! ニコン「AF-S DX VR Zoom-Nikkor ED 55-200mm F4-5.6G(IF)」

nikkei BPnet
19 June 2010
  • Conclusion: 従来タイプのレンズを使用していた時に気になったのが、その描写力だ。設定する絞りによっては、画像の中心部分に比べて周辺部分が極端にぼやけて写る、という現象が散見されたのが残念だった。 この点はずいぶんと解消され、隅々までシャープに描写してくれているという印象だ。また、手ぶれ補正機構は最新の「VR II」ではないのだが、比較的暗い場所でも三脚を使わずにシャープに撮影できるのはありがたい。...
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