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

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


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

Lens Construction

: Aspherical lens elements
: ED glass elements
: Super ED glass elements