Is Nikon D80 and Nikon AF-S 85mm f/1,8 G compatible?

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Nikon D80

Nikon D80
Released: 2006
Type: Digital SLR
Sensor: DX / APS-C (1.5x)
10 Megapixels
3872 x 2592 pixels

Nikon AF-S 85mm f/1,8 G

Nikon AF-S 85mm f/1,8 G
Released: 2012
Telephoto Lens (prime)
Focal Length: 85 mm
Aperture: f/1,8

Can you combine these two?

Last updated: December 2023

This is the short answer:

The camera and lens you have chosen can be used together. Here is a longer answer:

Nikon all the way

The possibility to combine these two products is great since both Nikon D80 and Nikon AF-S 85mm f/1,8 G are manufactured by Nikon.

Versitale lens

Nikon AF-S 85mm f/1,8 G is constructed to work with all sorts of camera sensors including the one of Nikon D80.

Focal Length

The Nikon camera has a sensor of type DX, a smaller version compared to a Full frame sensor, which means that your experienced Focal length will be multiplied by 1.5x.

Actual Focal Length for this lens:
85 mm

Experienced Focal Length with this camera:
128 mm

Read more about Crop factor on Nikon cameras

Total weight

When you are looking at a combination of a camera and a lens you must always consider the total weight. Each product weighs in at:

Nikon D80
668 gram

Nikon AF-S 85mm f/1,8 G
350 gram

Together they have a total weight of 1018 gram (equal to 2,24 lb).