Is Nikon D3500 and Tamron 70-300mm F4-5.6 Di Macro BIM compatible?

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

Nikon D3500

Nikon D3500
Released: 2018
Type: Digital SLR
Sensor: DX / APS-C (1.5x)
24 Megapixels
6000 x 4000 pixels

Tamron 70-300mm F4-5.6 Di Macro BIM

Tamron 70-300mm F4-5.6 Di Macro BIM
Released: 2010
Telephoto Zoom Lens & Macro
Focal Length: 70-300 mm
Aperture: f/4-5,6

Can you combine these two?

Last updated: June 2024

This is the short answer:

The camera and lens you have chosen can be used together.

Versitale lens

Tamron 70-300mm F4-5.6 Di Macro BIM is constructed to work with all sorts of camera sensors including the one of Nikon D3500.

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.

This lens has focal length:
70-300 mm

Since Nikon D3500 does not have a Full Frame sensor the experience focal length you will experience will be:
105-450 mm

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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 D3500
365 gram

Tamron 70-300mm F4-5.6 Di Macro BIM
435 gram

Together they have a total weight of 800 gram (equal to 1.76 lb).

Compatibility Check ID: 2200

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