Is Nikon D5100 and Sigma 17-70mm f/2,8-4,5 DC Macro 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)

Sigma 17-70mm f/2,8-4,5 DC Macro
Release date: 2006
Lens type: Normal Zoom & Macro
Suited for cameras with APS-C sensors
Focal Length on 17-70 mm and aperture f/2,8-4,5

Can you combine this camera and lens?

No, the products cannot be combined. Here are a few reasons.

  • The lens supports autofocus but neither the camera nor the lens have a built-in autofocus (AF) motor. You as a photographer will not have a possibility to use autofocus to obtain a sharp image. Focusing manually will then be the only way to obtain sharpness.
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