Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 50mm f/1.8G

MX33279 AF-S NIKKOR 50mm f/1.8G
MX33279 AF-S NIKKOR 50mm f/1.8G

Product Info

Updated classic FX prime lens with a fast maximum aperture is ideal for everyday shooting, in low lighting situations and images with beautiful background blur (bokeh). The AF-S 50mm f/1.8G includes Silent Wave Motor technology (SWM) for fast and precise autofocus and an aspheric lens element for outstanding optical performance with high contrast.


  • Fast f/1.8, compact FX-format prime (fixed focal length) lens
    The AF-S 50mm f/1.8G is optimized for FX-format DSLR cameras but equally at home on any Nikon DX-format DSLR, featuring Silent Wave Motor technology (SWM) and an aspherical lens element.
  • Aspherical Lens Element
    Virtually eliminates coma and other types of aberration, even when shooting at the widest available aperture
  • M/A Focus Mode Switch
    Enables quick changes between manual and autofocus operation.
  • Nikon Silent Wave Motor (SWM)
    Enables fast, accurate and quiet autofocus.
  • Nikon Super Integrated Coating (SIC)
    Enhances light transmission efficiency and offers superior colour consistency and reduced flare.
  • Rounded 7 Blade Diaphragm
    Renders more natural background blur (Bokeh).


Mount Type Nikon F-Bayonet
Focal Length 50mm
Maximum Aperture f/1.8
Minimum Aperture f/16
Format FX/35mm
Maximum Angle of View (DX-format) 31°30'
Maximum Angle of View (FX-format) 47°
Maximum Reproduction Ratio 0.15x
Lens Elements 7
Lens Groups 6
Compatible Formats FX
FX in DX Crop Mode
Diaphragm Blades 7
Distance Information Yes
Aspherical Elements 1
Super Integrated Coating Yes
Autofocus Yes
AF-S (Silent Wave Motor) Yes
Minimum Focus Distance 1.48ft.(0.45m)
Focus Mode Auto
G-type Yes
Filter Size 58mm
Accepts Filter Type Screw-on
Dimensions (Approx.) 2.8 x 2.1 in. (Diameter x Length)
72 x 52 mm (Diameter x Length)
Weight 6.6 oz
185 g