Nikkor Z 24mm f/1.8 S vs. Nikkor 24mm f/1.8G ED specifications comparison

Nikkor Z 24mm f/1.8 S vs. Nikkor 24mm f/1.8G ED lenses specifications comparison based on the product listings from Nikon’s website:


NIKKOR Z 24mm f/1.8 S


AF-S NIKKOR 24mm f/1.8G ED

Nikon Z mount Fmount, Type G AF-S lens with built-in CPU and F mount
FX/35mm FX/35mm
Focal length
24 mm 24mm
Maximum aperture
f/ 1.8 f/1.8
Minimum aperture
f/ 16 f/16
Lens construction
12 elements in 10 groups (including 1 ED element, 4 aspherical elements, and elements with Nano Crystal Coat) 12elements in, 9groups, (including 2 ED lens elements, 2 aspherical lens elements, and lens elements with Nano-Crystal coatings)
Angle of view
FX format: 84° DX format: 61° Nikon film SLR and FX-format D-SLR cameras: 84°, Nikon DX-format D-SLR cameras: 61°
Focusing system
Rear focusing system
Minimum focus distance
0.25 m ( 0.82 ft) from focal plane 0.23m (0.75ft), from focal plane
Maximum reproduction ratio
Approximately 0.15 x
No. of diaphragm blades
9 ( rounded diaphragm opening ) 7 (rounded diaphragm opening)
Nano Crystal Coat Nano Crystal Coat
Filter-attachment size
72 mm (P = 0.75 mm) 72mm, (P = 0.75 mm)
Approx. 78 mm/3.1 in. maximum diameter x 96.5 mm/3.8 in. (distance from camera lens mount flange) Approx. 77.5 mm maximum diameter x 83.0 mm (distance from camera lens mount flange)
Approx. 450 g ( 15.9 oz.) Approx.355g (12.6 oz.)
Yes Yes
Auto, Manual
Supplied accessories
LC-72B Lens Cap (front cap), LF-N1 Lens Cap (rear cap), HB-88 Lens Hood, CL-C1 Lens Case 72 mm snap-on Front Lens Cap LC-72, Rear Lens Cap LF-4, Bayonet Hood HB-76, Lens Case CL-1015
VR image stabilization
Fully automatic
Full aperture
Internal focusing
Focus mode
Manual, Manual/Auto, Rear Focusing (RF) System with autofocus controlled by Silent Wave Motor and separate focus ring for manual focus
Focus distance indicator

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Nikkor Z 24mm f/1.8 S pre-order links:
Adorama | B&H | Amazon | WEX | Park | Calumet | CameraCanada

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