Is Nikon D5100 and Tamron AF 28-300mm f/3,5-6,3 XR Di VC 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)

Tamron AF 28-300mm f/3,5-6,3 XR Di VC
Release date: 2007
Lens type: Superzoom
Focal Length on 28-300 mm and aperture f/3,5-5,6

Can you combine this camera and lens?

Yes, you can use this camera and lens together.

  • The lens is manufactured by Tamron but is available with a Nikon mount.
    This lens is also available for Canon cameras, so before you buy the lens - make sure you get the right version.


  • 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  42-450 mm.
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  • The total weight (camera+lens) will be 1166 gr.
    Nikon D5100 (611 gr)
    Tamron AF 28-300mm f/3,5-6,3 XR Di VC (555 gr)