Viltrox AF 85mm f/1.8 Z Lens Firmware Update Version 1.2.0 Released

Viltrox released a new firmware version 1.2.0 for Viltrox AF 85mm f/1.8 Z Lens for Nikon Z-mount.

The lens is currently available to purchase on Amazon for $399. That’s $300 less than the MSRP of Nikon’s own Nikkor Z 85mm F1.8 S lens. The lens will work on all Nikon Z full-frame cameras, including the new Z6 II and Z7 II.

Viltrox 85mm f/1.8 STM Lens for Nikon Z-Mount – $399 at Amazon and B&HPhoto.

You can follow the link below to download the firmware update.

Download link:

Viltrox AF 85mm f/1.8 Z Lens Firmware Version 1.2.0

Firmware update instructions:

1. Improve the compatibility of the lens.

Sample photos can be found for the Viltrox 85mm f/1.8 Z full-frame autofocus mirrorless lens for Nikon Z-mount here, and here.

Key Specs :

  • Type:85mm F1.8
  • Lens construction: 10elements in 7groups
  • Focal length: f=85mm
  • Max. aperture: F1.8
  • Min. aperture: F16
  • Number of blades: 9(rounded diaphragm opening)
  • Focus range: Approx. 80cm-∞
  • External dimensions: ø.80mmx92mm
  • Weight (excluding caps and hoods): Approx.540 g
  • Filter size: ø72mm

Viltrox lenses are sold at  B&H and Amazon.

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