NIKKOR Z DX 16-50mm f/3.5-6.3 VR (out of kit)



Frame unique portraits.

Capture distant action. With a maximum focal length of 250 mm, this fast-focusing 5x zoom lens offers more reach than most.

Perfect for travel, it’s a great all-round performer that delivers beautifully sharp photos and movies.

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Unboxed lens out of kit.

Here. There. Everywhere. With its versatile focal length range, this fast-focusing wide-angle zoom makes a superb walkaround lens. From daily explorations to big adventures, you get the freedom to capture brilliant photos and movies. Moment to moment.

Focusing system: Internal focusing system

Minimum focus distance: 16 mm zoom position: 0.25 m (0.82 ft), 24 mm zoom position: 0.2 m (0.66 ft), 35 mm zoom position: 0.23 m (0.76 ft), 50 mm zoom position: 0.3 m (0.99 ft) (measured from focal plane)

Maximum aperture: f/3.5 to 6.3

Minimum aperture: f/22 to 40

Internal focusing: Yes

Focal length: 16-50 mm

Maximum reproduction ratio


No. of diaphragm blades

7 (rounded diaphragm opening)


Approx. 135 g (4.8 oz.)

Focal length scale

Graduated in millimeters (16, 24, 35, 50)

Supplied accessories

LC-46B 46 mm Snap-on Front Lens Cap, LF-N1 Rear Lens Cap


Nikon Z mount




Auto, Manual

Filter attachment size

46 mm (P = 0.75 mm)

Diameter x length (extension from lens mount)

Approx. 70 mm/2.8 in. maximum diameter x 32 mm/1.3 in. (distance from camera lens mount flange when lens is retracted)

Angle of view

83° to 31° 30′ (DX image area)

Vibration reduction

Yes. Lens shift using voice coil motors (VCMs)



Lens construction

9 elements in 7 groups (including 1 ED element and 4 aspherical elements)