Superior Nikon coating
Recommended for: For scratch resistance
Premium lenses require superior coating. With Nikon premium coatings, you won't experience the problems associated with past lenses. Derived from the finest optical technology, Nikon is proud to present its premium coating.
Hard clear coat
Nikon HCC is Nikon's base hydrophobic anti-reflective coating providing excellent scratch resistance. Just like all Nikon AR coated lenses, Nikon provides superior UV protection. UV light has been proven to have detrimental effects on the eyes, and exposure over time can lead to cataracts and weakening of the cornea. The superior performance of nikon lens is aided by Nikon's UV cut 400 processes, which blocks harmful UV light.