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Nikkor AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VR II versus Nikkor AF-S VR Zoom-Nikkor 70-200mm f/2.8G IF-ED versus Nikkor AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f/4G ED VR

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Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VR II

DxOMark Score

Best at f=135mm & f/2.8[?]
29

Lens Metric Scores

Sharpness
[?]
20P-Mpix
Transmission
[?]
3.3TStop
Distortion
[?]
0.3%
Vignetting
[?]
-0.9EV
Chr. aberration
[?]
6µm
dxomark
Nikon AF-S VR Zoom-Nikkor 70-200mm f/2.8G IF-ED

DxOMark Score

Best at f=70mm & f/2.8[?]
26

Lens Metric Scores

Sharpness
[?]
15P-Mpix
Transmission
[?]
3.4TStop
Distortion
[?]
0.3%
Vignetting
[?]
-1.6EV
Chr. aberration
[?]
7µm
dxomark
Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f/4G ED VR

DxOMark Score

Best at f=105mm & f/4[?]
28

Lens Metric Scores

Sharpness
[?]
21P-Mpix
Transmission
[?]
4.4TStop
Distortion
[?]
0.4%
Vignetting
[?]
-1.1EV
Chr. aberration
[?]
7µm
dxomark
Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VR II
Announced2009-07-01 
Indicative price (USD) 2699 
Aperturef/2.8  
Focal range (mm) 70 - 200  
Filter diameter (mm) 77 
Max diameter (mm) 87 
Mount typeNikon F FX  
StabilizationYes  
AF MotorSWM  
Zoom typeRing  
Rotating front elementNo  
Tripod mountYes  
ColorBlack  
Full-Time manual focusYes  
Number of lenses21  
Number of groups16  
Diaphragm blades9  
Circular apertureYes  
Length (mm)209  
Weight (gr)1540  

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dxomark
Nikon AF-S VR Zoom-Nikkor 70-200mm f/2.8G IF-ED
Announced2002-12-01 
Indicative price (USD) 1850 
Aperturef/2.8  
Focal range (mm) 70 - 200  
Filter diameter (mm) 77 
Max diameter (mm) 87 
Mount typeNikon F FX  
StabilizationYes  
AF MotorSWM  
Zoom typeRing  
Rotating front elementNo  
Tripod mountYes  
ColorBlack or White  
Full-Time manual focusYes  
Number of lenses21  
Number of groups15  
Diaphragm blades9  
Circular apertureYes  
Length (mm)215  
Weight (gr)1470  

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dxomark
Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f/4G ED VR
Announced2012-10-24 
Indicative price (USD) 1399 
Aperturef/4  
Focal range (mm) 70 - 200  
Filter diameter (mm) 67 
Max diameter (mm) 78 
Mount typeNikon F FX  
StabilizationVR  
AF MotorSWM  
Zoom typeRing  
Rotating front elementNo  
Tripod mountYes  
ColorBlack  
Full-Time manual focusYes  
Number of lenses20  
Number of groups14  
Diaphragm blades9  
Circular apertureYes  
Length (mm)178.5  
Weight (gr)850  

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dxomark

in P-Mpix
Focal: 70 - 85 - 105 - 135 - 200
 
Focal: 70 - 80 - 105 - 135 - 200
 
Focal: 70 - 85 - 105 - 135 - 200
Aperture: 0
 
Aperture: 0
 
Aperture: 0

in EV

in EV
Focal: 70 - 85 - 105 - 135 - 200
 
Focal: 70 - 80 - 105 - 135 - 200
 
Focal: 70 - 85 - 105 - 135 - 200
Aperture: 2.8 - 4 - 5.6 - 8 - 11 - 22
 
Aperture: 2.8 - 5.6 - 8 - 11 - 22
 
Aperture: 4 - 5.6 - 8 - 11 - 32

in micrometer