- Ultra high-power approx. 16.7x zoom lens covering 18-300mm focal length
- Maximum reproduction ratio of 1/3.2x — the highest class among high-power zoom lenses with DX format
- Two focus modes are available — M/A (autofocus with manual override) and M (manual focus)
- 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.
- Maximum aperture of f/5.6 is achieved at the telephoto end
- Zoom lock prevents the lens from sliding during transportation