Is Nikon D40 and Nikon AF-S 500mm f/4 G ED VR compatible?

Below you will find your chosen camera and lens. Click at the product name for more information.

Nikon D40

Nikon D40
Release date: 2006
Sensor of type DX / APS-C (1.5x)
6 Megapixels (3008 x 2000 pixels)

Nikon AF-S 500mm f/4 G ED VR

Nikon AF-S 500mm f/4 G ED VR
Release date: 2007
Lens type: Telephoto
Focal Length on 500 mm and aperture f/4

Can you combine this camera and lens?

Yes, you can use this camera and lens together.

  • The lens as well as the camera is manufactured by Nikon.

  • The lens is constructed to work with all sorts of camera sensors.

  • The camera does not have a built-in autofocus (AF) motor but since the lens has a built-in autofocus (AF) motor there is a possibility to use autofocus.
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  • The camera has a sensor of type DX (1.5x).
    Your focal length will be equivalent to  750 mm.
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  • The total weight (camera+lens) will be 4402 gr.
    Nikon D40 (522 gr)
    Nikon AF-S 500mm f/4 G ED VR (3880 gr)