- A zoom lens offering a high zoom ratio with magnification of 11.1x
- E quipped with a zoom lock switch
- E quipped with a compact Silent Wave Motor (SWM)
- Built-in Vibration Reduction (VR) provides the equivalent of a shutter speed 3.5 stops* faster
- *Based on CIPA Standard. This value is achieved when attached to a DX-format digital SLR camera, with zoom set at the maximum telephoto position.
- Nikon Super Integrated Coating (SIC) adopted
- Two focus modes available - M/A (manual-priority autofocus) and M (manual focus)