11-27.5mm f/3.5-5.6

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11-27.5mm f/3.5-5.6
  • Optimized for CX-format Nikon 1 system
  • Just 31mm long—our most compact standard zoom lens yet.
  • 3x wide-angle to medium-telephoto zoom power, 11-27.5mm (30-74mm equivalent on 35mm format)
  • Fast f/3.5 maximum aperture for softly blurred backgrounds and faster shutter speeds

A versatile, take-everywhere zoom lens.

If you want an all-round, go-to lens for life's many unpredictable moments, look no further than the 1 NIKKOR 11-27.5mm f/3.5-5.6. Sleek and compact, it strikes an ideal balance with the Nikon 1 camera body while delivering a versatile 11-27.5mm (30-74mm equivalent on 35mm format) zoom range. Capture tack-sharp group shots, vibrant wide-angle landscapes, flattering portraits with softly blurred backgrounds and stunning HD videos from any vantage.
Photo of the Nikon 1 J2 and 1 NIKKOR 11-27.5mm f/3.5-5.6 lens in white

Portable zoom versatility

Our most compact standard zoom yet

The Nikon 1 system is one of the most compact, portable interchangeable lens cameras available, designed so you can always have your camera on-hand. The 1 NIKKOR 11-27.5mm f/3.5-5.6 lens takes that portability to the next level. At just 31mm long, it's an ultra-compact standard zoom that keeps your Nikon 1 camera as slim as possible. And it produces such great results in so many situations, you'll carry it with you all the time.
photo of a man on a red 4 wheel ATV on the beach

Great photography effects

Blur-free action shots and softened backgrounds

Give your portraits beautiful softly blurred backgrounds. The 1 NIKKOR 11-27.5mm f/3.5-5.6's fast f/3.5 maximum aperture creates that attractive shallow depth-of-field and lets you shoot at faster shutter speeds in fast-action or low-light situations.


AS stands for Aspherical lens elements. This type of lens utilizes non-spherical surfaces on either one or both sides of the glass in order to eliminate certain types of lens aberration.
ED (Extra-Low Dispersion) Glass

ED (Extra-Low Dispersion) Glass

An optical glass developed by Nikon that is used with normal optical glass in telephoto lenses to obtain optimum correction of chromatic aberrations.
IF Lens

IF Lens

A NIKKOR lens in which only the internal lens group shifts during focusing. These lenses will be designated with the abbreviation IF on the lens barrel.

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