The 18-50mm f/3.5-5.6 lens was exclusively designed to suit the characteristics of digital SLR cameras. Ideal as a standard starter zoom lens, this lens provides an equivalent range of approx. 28-80mm when used with a Nikon digital SLR camera. The use of aspherical lenses provides correction for various aberrations throughout the entire zoom range and produce a high level of optical performance.
This lens does not auto focus with the Nikon D40,D40x,D60,D3000,D5000,D3100 and D5100 digital cameras.