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Nikon 2166 AF-S DX VR Zoom-Nikkor 55-200mm f/4-5.6G IF-ED Lens Black

  • Brings subjects closer to the photographer.
  • Focus Mode switch enables quick-switching between A (Autofocus) and M (Manual Focus).
  • 9-blade rounded diaphragm for more natural out-of-focus highlights.
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Learn more about the Nikon Inc 2166

Model

Brand
Nikon
Model
2166
Type
Telephoto Zoom Lens

Spec

Color
Black
Diameter
52mm
Compatibility
Compatible Format(s): DX/FX in DX Crop Mode
Focus Type
Auto
Manual
Focal Length
55 - 200 mm
Aperture
Maximum: f/4 - 5.6 Minimum: f/22
Format
Nikon DX
Camera Mount
Nikon F
Angle of View
28.5 - 8 degrees
Minimum Focus Distance
3.61ft
Magnification
0.29x
Lens Construction
15 elements in 11 groups
Dimensions
2.90" x 3.90" (Diameter x Length)
Weight
11.80oz
Specifications
Diaphragm Blades: 7
Distance Information: Yes
ED Glass Elements: 1
Super Integrated Coating: Yes
AF-S (Silent Wave Motor): Yes
Internal Focusing: Yes
G-type: Yes
Accepts Filter Type: Screw-on

Features

Image Stabilization
Yes
Autofocus
Yes
Zoom System
3.6x
Features
Convenient telephoto coverage with Vibration Reduction (VR)

DX-format 3.6x zoom lens with VR

Nikon-quality images every time

Manufacturer Warranty

Parts
1 year limited
Labor
1 year limited

Quick Info

Warranty

  • Limited Warranty period (parts): 1 year
  • Limited Warranty period (labor): 1 year


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  • Suzanne F.
  • 5/22/2013 9:37:21 AM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsExcellent sale

Pros: Great Lens, fast shipping

Cons: None

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  • Brett V.
  • 3/26/2012 7:37:08 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat Low
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggs

Pros: Its a great upgrade to the lens I got with my camera. Compared to other websites it was much cheaper to order through Newegg!!!

Cons: None at the time of this review, if I run across any I will edit this post.

Other Thoughts: Kinda wish I got a wide angel lens to take landscape portraits. But this one takes excellent family portraits, so it wasn't a loss or anything, I'm just more interested in landscape photography

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  • Rusty G.
  • 2/16/2012 10:24:02 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggs

Pros: Nikon quality

Cons: none

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  • Mary E.
  • 1/26/2012 6:23:25 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat Low
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsNikon telephoto lens

Pros: Ease of use - love the auto focus and vibration reduction

Cons: None that I've seen.

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  • Terry B.
  • 9/29/2010 1:59:54 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsNot bad for the money

Pros: Nice sharp lense, i am using it on a Nikon D40 camera that i also got from newegg
it's actually sharper than the kit lense that came with the camera ( which isin't to hard to achieve lol )
i have no regrets buying it

Cons: None really that i can think of off hand, but for the money it will not be as good as a more expensive lense

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  • Anonymous
  • 5/16/2010 9:05:44 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsSWEET

Pros: GREAT PRICE for Nikon lens. Perfect companion to the D5000 with stock 18-55mm lens. The addition of this 55-200mm zoom lens will cover the requirements for most users of the D5000 camera ( and othe Nikon DSLR models in this range)

Cons: none that I see.

Other Thoughts: A real price deal on a quality Nikon lens.

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  • Christian B.
  • 4/15/2010 6:41:45 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: less than 1 day
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggs

Pros: So far, so good. Does what it says it's going to do.

Cons: Slow motor, sometimes has trouble with the focusing.

Other Thoughts: Ordered this little guy on Tuesday around new and by 1030am on Wednesday I had it...Newegg doesn't mess around.

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  • Michael S.
  • 11/11/2009 7:41:44 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsNice

Pros: (D40) Great lens, does what it says, good price. zoom takes great quality shots

Cons: has some problems auto-focusing, Doesn't always focus what I'm looking for. A little slow snapping photos, won't take photo if your too close.

Other Thoughts: Besides those problems, overall a great buy, especially for far away shots + you don't have to buy a new camera for a whole different purpose.

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  • Brian B.
  • 11/10/2009 6:39:08 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month

5 out of 5 eggsAffordable and Easy to Use.

Pros: Great lens for the price. Allows the amateur to get into the world of longer-distance photography without breaking the bank. Focuses plenty fast for most uses.

Cons: None so far.

Other Thoughts: This lens actually *does* have vibration reduction (VR in the product description stands for Vibration Reduction).

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  • Anonymous
  • 10/28/2009 12:48:45 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year

4 out of 5 eggsDecent glass

Pros: Affordable, long reach.

Cons: No Vibration Reduction
Slow lens

Other Thoughts: The other reviewer mentioned low light performance, this is not a low light lens. This lens has a low maximum aperture of 4, zoomed in it is 5.6.

This lens is not intended to be used in low light without flash, and may have trouble focusing. Indoors usually counts as low light.

If you need decent low light performance look for a 2.8 (preferably 1.8 or faster) lens and even then you might have to bump the ISO to around 800.

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