Nikon Nikkor Z 100-400mm F4.5-5.6 VR S Lens Announced, Priced $2,696.95, Available for Pre-Order

Along with the new Nikon Z9 (B&H/ Adorama), Nikon also announced the new Nikon Nikkor Z 100-400mm F4.5-5.6 VR S Lens. It is  a premium, S-line telephoto zoom lens with an extremely long 100-400mm range for Z mount mirrorless camera users. Well suited for sports, wildlife and those in the field, the lens features a great combination of focal range and wide aperture for professional photographers, advanced enthusiasts and photo hobbyists who want to dynamically capture distant subjects. This S-line lens is designed to the strictest standards, offering excellent sharpness and clarity with minimum aberration and color fringing even at the maximum aperture, throughout the entire zoom range.

This new lens costs $2,696.95, first availabel for pre-order at B&H/ Adorama.

Below are the detailed specifications of Nikon Nikkor Z 100-400mm F4.5-5.6 VR S lens:

Principal specifications
Lens type Zoom lens
Max Format size 35mm FF
Focal length 100–400 mm
CIPA Image stabilization rating 5.5 stop(s)
Lens mount Nikon Z
Maximum aperture F4.5–5.6
Minimum aperture F32–40
Number of diaphragm blades 9
Aperture notes Rounded blades
Elements 25
Groups 20
Special elements / coatings 6 ED elements, 2 Super ED elements
Minimum focus 0.75 m (29.53)
Maximum magnification 0.38×
Autofocus Yes
Motor type Stepper motor
Focus method Internal
Focus notes Dual stepper motor
Focus distance limiter Yes
Weight 1355 g (2.99 lb)
Diameter 98 mm (3.86)
Length 222 mm (8.74)
Sealing Yes
Colour Black
Zoom method Rotary (extending)
Filter thread 77 mm
Hood supplied Yes
Tripod collar Yes
Optional accessories Z Teleconverter TC-1.4x Z Teleconverter TC-2.0x


Nikon Z9 Pre-Order B&H/ Adorama
Nikon NIKKOR Z 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 VR S Pre-Order B&H/ Adorama
Nikon NIKKOR Z 24-120mm f/4 S   Pre-Order B&H/ Adorama

See Also: 2021 Black Friday & Cyber Monday Nikon Lens Deals

Read more Nikon camera rumors

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.