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2014-07-09 08:01:42
Steiner Navigator 7x50 - binoculars' review

Steiner Navigator 7x50 - binoculars' review

If you look for marine binoculars the German Steiner company offers you two specialized series: the cheaper Navigator and the more expensive Commander. In both cases you deal with Porro prism 7x30 and 7x50 instruments, available with or without compass. Read more>>>
2014-07-07 08:33:25
Bushnell Legend Ultra HD 10x42 - binoculars' review

Bushnell Legend Ultra HD 10x42 - binoculars' review

The Bushnell company feature a very wide line-up of binoculars. As they are active mainly on the American market, their production focuses on roof prism devices with 40-42 mm objective lenses, very popular with American customers. Read more >>>
2014-04-07 13:47:41
Delta Optical Extreme 7x50 ED - binoculars' review

Delta Optical Extreme 7x50 ED - binoculars' review

In 2005 William Optics presented huge porro prism 7x50 and 10x50 binoculars, deceptively similar to well-known and sought-after Fujinons FMTR-SX, valued for their excellent image quality. It soon became clear that WO binoculars are produced by a Chinese factory, United Optics. Read more >>>
2014-03-24 11:43:35
Nikon Monarch 7 8x30 - binoculars' review

Nikon Monarch 7 8x30 - binoculars' review

The Nikon Monarch 7 series of binoculars was launched on the market in the middle of 2012. At first the producer offered just two models: the 8x42 and the 10x42. In 2013 the series was enlarged by other two small and handy devices: the 8x30 and the 10x30. Read more >>>
2013-10-23 16:46:01
Nikon 8x30E II - binoculars' review

Nikon 8x30E II - binoculars' review

Classic E series porro prism models were launched in 1978. At first that group consisted of two pairs of binoculars: the 8x30 and the 10x35. In 1984 the producer added the 7x35 model to the line-up. The series was produced, with just slight changes, till 1999 when it was substituted by the EII models. Read more>>>
2013-08-28 09:57:14
Bushnell Excursion EX 10x42 - binoculars' review

Bushnell Excursion EX 10x42 - binoculars' review

Roof prism series Bushnell Excurision EX consists of five models with the following parameters: 7x36, 8x36, 10x36, 8x42 i 10x42. One feature common for the whole series are large fields of view, the widest in a given class of equipment. Read more >>>
2013-08-05 09:20:40
Nikon Monarch 7 8x42 - binoculars' review

Nikon Monarch 7 8x42 - binoculars' review

The Nikon Monarch 7 series was launched in the middle of 2012. At first only two models were offered – the 8x42 and the 10x42. Both instruments are Schmidt-Pechan roof prism devices and their prisms are made of BaK-4 glass covered by both dielectric and phase-correction coatings. Read more >>>
2013-07-10 14:42:42
Bushnell Elite 10x42 ED - binoculars' review

Bushnell Elite 10x42 ED - binoculars' review

The Bushnell Elite series binoculars are Schmidt-Pechan roof prism devices. Their prisms, made of BaK-4 glass, are phase-coated and they feature one dielectric surface which is supposed to ensure the highest amount of reflected light. Read more >>>
2013-06-05 12:48:47
Nikon Action EX 8x40 CF - binoculars' review

Nikon Action EX 8x40 CF - binoculars' review

The EX Action series produced by the reputable Nikon company consists of mid-range pairs of binoculars with the following parameters: 7x35, 8x40, 7x50, 10x50, 12x50, 16x50 , 7-15x35 and 10-22x50. All Action EX binoculars come with BaK-4 glass Porro prisms. Read more >>>
2013-06-03 10:07:17
Leica's statement on the endurance test of 8x42 binoculars

Leica's statement on the endurance test of 8x42 binoculars

One of the least expected results of the 8x42 binoculars endurance test, conducted by our editorial office, was a disastrous performance of two Leica devices from the Ultravid HD and the Geovid HD-M series in the category of waterproofness. Our office has lately received a statement from the Leica company, concerning the material, published on our website - you can find it published below.
2013-04-30 20:11:39
Endurance test of 8x42 binoculars - results

Endurance test of 8x42 binoculars - results

The market of binoculars keeps growing very quickly indeed. In fact every year we see a new company which launches several series of products. What’s more, already existing companies tend to replace its product line-ups much quicker than before. Read more >>>
2013-04-16 12:01:38
Review of four 65 ED spotting scopes

Review of four 65 ED spotting scopes

We haven’t published any spotting scopes tests on the Optyczne.pl/Allbinos.com site yet although we have been thinking about doing so several times. Unfortunately conducting such tests is not an easy task – in fact it is far more complex than testing binoculars. Read more >>>
2013-04-11 19:16:32
Bushnell Elite 8x42 ED - binoculars' review

Bushnell Elite 8x42 ED - binoculars' review

The Bushnel Elite 10x42 pair of binoculars performed very well in our big 10x42 instruments test, done back in 2006. Since that time there have been a lot of changes introduced to this series. As a result the casing is completely new and the producer started to boast about using ED glass in the objectives which is supposed to improve the chromatic aberration correction. Read more>>>
2013-01-09 09:39:28
Opticron Countryman 8x42 BGA T - binoculars' review

Opticron Countryman 8x42 BGA T - binoculars' review

The Countryman series consists of three roof prism pairs of binoculars with the following parameters: 8x42, 10x42 and 10x50. These are compact and physically light constructions are nitrogen filled and waterproof up to 3 meters. Read more >>>
2012-12-11 13:10:44
Swarovski EL 8.5x42 Swarovision - binoculars' review

Swarovski EL 8.5x42 Swarovision - binoculars' review

In 2009 the most expensive series of Swarovski binoculars, marked by the EL symbol, was present on the market for ten years. It consisted of four roof prism models with the following parameters: 8×32, 10×32, 8.5×42 and 10×42. Read more >>>.
2012-12-01 10:39:51
Zen-Ray Optics ZEN ED2 8x43 - binoculars' review

Zen-Ray Optics ZEN ED2 8x43 - binoculars' review

Zen-Ray Optics is a relatively young player on the binoculars market. So far their offer hasn’t been exactly wide but their products are interesting, with unique parameters and often very wide angles of view which set them apart. Read more >>>
2012-11-14 13:37:08
Extreme ED - new binoculars from Delta Optical

Extreme ED - new binoculars from Delta Optical

Polish company Delta Optical presents four new pairs of binoculars in the Extreme ED series. These are powerful porroprismatic optical instruments with low dispersion ED glass. You can choose between these four models: 7 × 50, 10 × 50, 10.5 × 70 and 15 × 70.
2012-10-25 19:51:12
Leica Geovid 8x42 HD-M - binoculars' review

Leica Geovid 8x42 HD-M - binoculars' review

The history of rangefinder-equipped Geovid series of binoculars goes back to 1992 when at the Photokina fairs Leica launched the Geovid 7x42 BDA model. That pair of binoculars was equipped with an infrared laser, measuring the distance in the range from 25 to 1500 metres. Read more >>>
2012-10-10 09:30:51
Kowa 8x42 BD42-8 - binoculars' review

Kowa 8x42 BD42-8 - binoculars' review

The 8x42 BD-42-8 model, tested here by us, belongs to a group of binoculars produced still in Japan. That series consists of devices with the following parameters: 8x25, 10x25, 8x32, 10x32, 8x42 and 10x42. As the company claims, these binoculars were designed in such a way so they are physically the lightest and the most handy. Read more >>>
2012-09-23 19:49:45
Delta Optical Titanium 10x56 ROH

Delta Optical Titanium 10x56 ROH

After the successful launch of Delta Optical Titanium 8x56 ROH binoculars, Polish company Delta Optical shows another binoculars from this serie having magnification of 10x and objective lenses of 56 mm.
2012-08-20 13:30:52
Docter 8x42 ED - binoculars' review

Docter 8x42 ED - binoculars' review

In June 2010 the German Analytik Jena company presented two pairs of new roof prism 42 mm binoculars. These are both “open hinge” constructions, which are becoming more and more fashionable nowadays, equipped with not less trendy low dispersion ED glass. Read more >>>
2012-07-16 12:54:17
Two giant binoculars from Delta Optical

Two giant binoculars from Delta Optical

To all the fans of high-powered binoculars, Delta Optical introduces its two new models with parameters of 20x80 and 25x100. These binoculars are dedicated to the advanced enthusiasts of night-sky observations.
2012-07-12 12:06:34
Nikon 8x42 EDG - binoculars' review

Nikon 8x42 EDG - binoculars' review

Binoculars from the Nikon EDG series had officially two launches. The first one was in April 2008, when the company introduced five new models, marked by the EDG symbol, into the market. They were supposed to feature low-dispersion glass in objectives and their casing was designed as “open hinge” – a style so fashionable lately. Read more>>>
2012-07-11 11:57:52
Delta Optical Titanium 8x42 - binoculars' review

Delta Optical Titanium 8x42 - binoculars' review

The Delta Optical Titanium series made its debut on the market in August 2006, launching a very successful Porro 8x56 model, which you can find in shops to this day. Not long after that launch other devices – the roof prism Delta Optical Titanium 8.5x45 and 10.5x45- appeared as well. Read more >>>
2012-07-10 18:03:27
Delta Optical Sailor 7x50 - new version

Delta Optical Sailor 7x50 - new version

Polish Delta Optical company has just announced the new version of Delta Optical Sailor 7x50 binoculars. It is classic, Porro-prism device with marine parameters.
2012-06-29 14:09:01
Pentax DCF ED 8x43 - binoculars' review

Pentax DCF ED 8x43 - binoculars' review

The DCF ED series consists of top-of-the-range Pentax pairs of binoculars, including 8x32, 8x43, 10x43 and 10x50 models. All these instruments feature low dispersion glass in objective lenses, aspherical elements and Schmidt-Pechan roof prisms which are phase correction coated and silver coated as well. Read more>>>
2012-06-21 14:49:46
New Delta Optical Forest II binoculars

New Delta Optical Forest II binoculars

For those who have been looking forward to new and improved binoculars of the Forest II series we have great news! Delta Optical has launched three new models of binoculars of the series: 8.5x50, 10x50 and 12x50.
2012-06-13 12:24:55
Olympus 8x42 EXPS I - binoculars' review

Olympus 8x42 EXPS I - binoculars' review

The EXPS series consists of three Porro models with the following parameters: 8x42, 10x42 and 12x50. These instruments come with a solid, rubber-covered casing, equipped with BaK-4 prisms fully multi-coated. Additionally UV coatings were used which limit the transmission of harmful rays from that part of the spectrum. Read more>>>
2012-06-10 15:39:59
Vixen New Foresta HR 8x42 WP - binoculars' review

Vixen New Foresta HR 8x42 WP - binoculars' review

In October 2009 the Vixen company announced the launch of the new series of binoculars called New Foresta. Soon afterwards the following models were launched: 8x32, 8x42 and 10x42 . In March 2010 during IWA fairs two next devices, with the parameters of 10x50 and 8x56, were added to the line-up. Read more >>>
2012-05-07 13:00:31
Leica Ultravid 8x42 HD - binoculars' review

Leica Ultravid 8x42 HD - binoculars' review

The Ultravid HD binoculars’ series was launched in 2007 substituting the Ultravid devices. It consists of roof prism binoculars with the objective lens’s diameter from 20 to 50 mm. All the binoculars from this series feature the Schmidt-Pechan prisms. Read more >>>
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