Nikon NIKKOR AF-S DX 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR vs. Nikon NIKKOR Z DX 18-140mm f/3.5-6.3 VR lens specifications comparison

Nikon NIKKOR AF-S DX 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR lens for F-mount ($496.95) vs. Nikon NIKKOR Z DX 18-140mm f/3.5-6.3 VR len s for Z-mount ($596.95) lens specifications comparison:

NIKKOR AF-S DX 18-140 f/3.5-5.6 G ED VR

NIKKOR Z DX 18-140mm f/3.5-6.3 VR

$496.95 $596.95
Type G AF-S DX lens with built-in CPU and F mount Nikon Z mount
Focal length
18-140 mm 18-140 mm
Maximum aperture
f/3.5-5.6 f/3.5-6.3
Minimum aperture
f/22-38 f/22-40
Lens construction
17 elements in 12 groups (incl. 1 ED lens & 1 aspherical elements) 17 elements in 13 groups (incl. 2 ED & 2 aspherical elements)
Angle of view
76° – 11°30′ 76° – 11°30‘
Nikon Internal Focusing (IF) System with autofocus controlled by Silent Wave Motor and separate focus ring for manual focus Auto, Manual
Maximum reproduction ratio
0.23x 0.33x
No. of diaphragm blades
7 (rounded diaphragm opening) 7 (rounded diaphragm opening)
Fully automatic
Aperture range
18 mm focal length: f/3.5-22140 mm focal length: f/5.6-38The minimum aperture displayed may vary depending on the size of the exposure increment selected with the camera. 18 mm zoom position: f/3.5 to 22 140 mm zoom position: f/6.3 to 40 The value displayed at minimum aperture may vary with the exposure increment selected on the camera.
Filter-attachment size
67 mm (P = 0.75 mm) 62 mm (P = 0.75 mm)
Approx. 78 mm x 97 mm (distance from camera lens mount flange) Approx. 73 mm x 90 mm (2.9 in. x 3.6 in.)
Approx. 490 g (17.3 oz) Approx. 315 g (11.2 oz)
Focal length scale
Graduated in millimeters (18, 24, 35, 50, 70, 100, 140)
Minimum focus distance
0.45 m (1.48 ft) from focal plane at all zoom positions 18 mm zoom position: 0.2 m (0.66 ft) 24 mm zoom position: 0.22 m (0.73 ft) 35 mm zoom position: 0.25 m (0.83 ft) 50 mm zoom position: 0.3 m (0.99 ft) 70 mm zoom position: 0.36 m (1.19 ft) 100 mm zoom position: 0.4 m (1.32 ft) 140 mm zoom position: 0.4 m (1.32 ft)
VR image stabilization
Yes Yes
Internal focusing
Supplied accessories
LC-62B Lens Cap (front cap), LF-N1 Lens Cap (rear cap) Different rear caps may be supplied with lens kits.

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