AF-S Zoom-Nikkor 24-85mm f/3.5-4.5G IF-ED (3.5x)

  • AF-S Zoom-Nikkor 24-85mm f/3.5-4.5G IF-ED (3.5x)
  • Full frame

Key Features

  • SWM provides super-fast, super-quiet AF operation
  • ED glass element and hybrid-type aspherical lens element for higher optical performance
  • M/A mode for quick switching between autofocus and manual focus operation
  • IF (Internal Focusing) technology for smoother focusing and a better balanced handling
  • Seven-blade rounded diaphragm achieves a natural blur for out-of-focus elements


Focal length

24, 35, 50, 70, 85mm

Maximum aperture

Minimum aperture

Lens construction

15 elements in 12 groups (1 ED glass element and 1 aspherical lens)

Picture angle

84° - 28°30' [61° - 18°50' with Nikon digital cameras (Nikon DX format)]

Closest focusing distance


Maximum reproduction ratio


No. of diaphragm blades

7 (rounded)

Filter/attachment size

Diameter x length
(extension from the camera's lens-mount flange)

73×72.5 mm



Supplied accessories

67mm snap-on front lens cap LC-67, Rear lens cap LF-1, Bayonet Hood HB-28

  • Specifications are subject to change without any notice or obligation on the part of the manufacturer.

MTF Chart

• Wide


• Tele

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

Lens Construction

  • Aspherical lens elements
  • ED glass elements
  • Super ED glass elements