Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 17-55mm f/2.8G ED-IF Overview

Announced Jul 22, 2003 •
Zoom lens | Nikon F (DX) | 2147
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Announced Jul 22, 2003
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An standard zoom for Nikon's APS-C DX format DSLRs, the 17-55mm F2.8 covers an equivalent focal length range of 25-82mm, and offers a constant maximum aperture of F2.8. Its ring-type SWM focus motor means that AF is fast and silent. Designed for use on Nikon's early professional DSLRs, the dust and moisture-sealed 17-55mm F2.8 is outclassed optically by newer lenses like the (admittedly slower) AF-S Nikkor 16-35mm F4 VR, but remains a decent performer and one of the most solid lenses in Nikon's DX lineup.

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Quick specs
Lens type Zoom lens
Focal length 17–55 mm
Image stab. No
Lens mount Nikon F (DX)
Max aperture F2.8
Min aperture F22
Min focus 0.36 m (14.17)
Weight 755 g (1.66 lb)
Length 111 mm (4.35)

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