Nikkor AF-S 180-400mm f/4E TC1.4 FL ED VR


Designed for those who go the distance

  • Focal length range 180-400mm (252-560mm with 1.4x)
  • Maximum aperture f/4
  • Format FX / 35mm
  • VR Image Stabilization 
  • AF-S (Silent Wave Motor)

  • SKU: NI20071

Pros who spend time behind a super-telephoto lens know a hard truth: when you need a teleconverter, you often need it in a hurry. For these moments, Nikon proudly introduces the AF-S NIKKOR 180-400mm f/4E TC1.4 FL ED VR, a super-telephoto zoom lens with a built-in 1.4X teleconverter. Capture sports, events and wildlife in lifelike brilliance from 180-400mm, then, without breaking shooting posture, engage the integrated teleconverter and increase your reach to 560mm f/5.6 (840mm equivalent on a DX body). Incorporating remarkable advancements in optical design, autofocus performance, Vibration Reduction and durability, this lens is bound to become the new standard for serious field photographers.

When you're in the field, adding a teleconverter to a large lens can be a tense operation, especially when dust or moisture is present. With the AF-S NIKKOR 180-400mm f/4E TC1.4 FL ED VR, its as easy as flicking a switch.

Image stabilization Yes
Autofocus Yes
Lens mount Nikon F (FX)
Maximum aperture F4
Lens type Zoom lens
Max Format size 35mm FF
Focal length 180–400 mm
Minimum aperture F32
Aperture ring No
Number of diaphragm blades 9
Elements 27
Groups 19
Special elements / coatings 1 fluorite + 8 ED elements and Nano Crystal + Super Intergrated + fluorine coatings
Minimum focus 2.00 m (78.74″)
Motor type Ring-type ultrasonic
Full time manual Yes
Focus method Internal
Distance scale Yes
DoF scale No
Weight 3500 g (7.72 lb)
Diameter 128 mm (5.04″)
Length 363 mm (14.29″)
Sealing Yes
Zoom method Rotary (extending)
Filter thread 40.5 mm
Hood supplied Yes
Materials Magnesium alloy
Colour Black
Maximum magnification 0.25×
Filter notes Uses drop-in filters
Tripod collar Yes
Notes Has a built-in 1.4x teleconverter
Power zoom No
Zoom lock Yes
Focus distance limiter Yes
CIPA image stabilization rating 4 stop(s)