This came out of the blue. An update to the 50mm f1.8D is now available for those bodies without the screw motor drive camera bodies. No price available yet from Nikon USA website.
7 elements in 6 groups (with one aspherical lens element)
Angle of view
47° (31°30' with Nikon DX format)
Minimum focus distance
0.45 m/1.48 ft
Maximum reproduction ratio
No. of diaphragm blades
Diameter x length
(extension from lens mount)
Approximately 72 x 52.5 mm/2.8 x 2.1 in.
Approximately 185 g/6.6 oz
58mm snap-on Front Lens Cap LC-58, Rear Lens Cap LF-4, Bayonet Hood HB-47, Flexible Lens Pouch CL-1013
From Nikon USA website: