Imaging Products

  1. Home
  2. Products & Support
  3. Imaging Products
  4. Lineup
  5. NIKKOR Lenses
  6. AF Zoom-Nikkor 80-200mm f/2.8D ED (2.5x)

AF Zoom-Nikkor 80-200mm f/2.8D ED (2.5x)

Superb telephoto zoom for sports and portraits

Click to view lens specs

  • ED
  • A-M

Key Features

  • Fast and constant f/2.8 maximum aperture through the entire focal range
  • ED glass elements for high-resolution and high-contrast image even at maximum aperture
  • Rotating zoom ring for precise zoom operation


Focal length
Maximum aperture
Minimum aperture
Lens construction
16 elements in 11 groups (3 ED glass elements)
Picture angle
30°10' - 12°20' [20° - 8° with Nikon digital cameras (Nikon DX format)]
Closest focusing distance
1.8m / 6 ft (1.5m at macro setting)
Maximum reproduction ratio
1/7.1 (1/5.9 at macro setting)
No. of diaphragm blades
Filter/attachment size
Diameter x length
(extension from lens mount)
Appproximately 87×187 mm/3.4 x 7.4 in.
Approximately 1,300g/45.9 oz.
Supplied accessories
77mm snap-on front lens cap LC-77, Rear lens cap LF-1, Flexible Lens Pouch CL-43A

MTF Chart


Spatial Frequencies
S: Sagittal
M: Meridional
10 lines/mm
30 lines/mm

Lens Construction

: Aspherical lens elements
: ED glass elements
: Super ED glass elements