Is Nikon D5100 and Nikon AF-S DX 55-200mm f/4-5,6 G ED VR compatible?

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

Nikon D5100
Release date: 2011
Sensor of type DX / APS-C (1.5x)
16,2 Megapixels (4928 x 3264 pixels)

Nikon AF-S DX 55-200mm f/4-5,6 G ED VR
Release date: 2007
Lens type: Telephoto Zoom
Suited for cameras with APS-C sensors
Focal Length on 55-200 mm and aperture f/4-5,6

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 demands a camera with an APS-C sensor and exactly such a sensor you will find inside Nikon D5100.


  • 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  82-300 mm.
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  • The total weight (camera+lens) will be 946 gr.
    Nikon D5100 (611 gr)
    Nikon AF-S DX 55-200mm f/4-5,6 G ED VR  (335 gr)