Ratings Overview - Binocular

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 Swarovski EL 8.5x42
Swarovski makes glass that is so good that it is sold as high end jewerly. We should be able to stop the review right there, enoug...  read more >
$2,832

Top Pick Award
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99
Brightness - 10 of 10
10
Clarity - 10 of 10
10
Ease of Adjustment - 10 of 10
10
Close Focus Range - 9 of 10
9
Field of View - 9 of 10
9
Comfort - 10 of 10
10
Construction Quality - 10 of 10
10

 Vortex Viper HD 8x42
The Vortex Viper HD 8x42 is an amazing pair of binoculars. Though not the top model in the Vortex line, the Viper HD provides almo...  read more >
$649

Editors' Choice Award
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91
Brightness - 9 of 10
9
Clarity - 10 of 10
10
Ease of Adjustment - 9 of 10
9
Close Focus Range - 8 of 10
8
Field of View - 5 of 10
5
Comfort - 10 of 10
10
Construction Quality - 10 of 10
10

 Nikon Monarch 7 ATB 10x42
Nikon states that the 7 is the greatest Monarch ever. That is a bold statement. What sets the Monarch 7 line apart is that these m...  read more >
$500

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89
Brightness - 8 of 10
8
Clarity - 9 of 10
9
Ease of Adjustment - 9 of 10
9
Close Focus Range - 7 of 10
7
Field of View - 9 of 10
9
Comfort - 10 of 10
10
Construction Quality - 10 of 10
10

 Leica 10x25 Ultravid BCR
As Leica says on their website, this pair of binoculars is "the reference standard". These are the compact binoculars that everyo...  read more >
$749

Top Pick Award
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84
Brightness - 9 of 10
9
Clarity - 9 of 10
9
Ease of Adjustment - 8 of 10
8
Close Focus Range - 6 of 10
6
Field of View - 4 of 10
4
Comfort - 9 of 10
9
Construction Quality - 10 of 10
10

 Vanguard Endeavor ED II 10x42
The Endeavor ED II builds upon on the successful foundation of the award winning Endeavor ED binoculars, bringing Vanguard Optics ...  read more >
$500

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Brightness - 8 of 10
8
Clarity - 8 of 10
8
Ease of Adjustment - 8 of 10
8
Close Focus Range - 8 of 10
8
Field of View - 8 of 10
8
Comfort - 8 of 10
8
Construction Quality - 8 of 10
8

 Steiner Predator 8x42
Steiner says the Predator Pro 8x42 is made for hunters who demand all-around capability in their optics - mobility without weight,...  read more >
$440

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Brightness - 7 of 10
7
Clarity - 8 of 10
8
Ease of Adjustment - 7 of 10
7
Close Focus Range - 8 of 10
8
Field of View - 8 of 10
8
Comfort - 7 of 10
7
Construction Quality - 8 of 10
8

 Vortex Diamondback 8x28
With the compact Vortex Diamondback 8x28, small size doesn't mean small performance! Like its namesake, the Diamondback rattlesnak...  read more >
$189

Best Buy Award
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72
Brightness - 7 of 10
7
Clarity - 8 of 10
8
Ease of Adjustment - 7 of 10
7
Close Focus Range - 4 of 10
4
Field of View - 6 of 10
6
Comfort - 8 of 10
8
Construction Quality - 8 of 10
8

 Zeiss Terra ED 8x32
Zeiss says that the Terra ED 8x32 is the perfect companion for great adventures in nature. It does have the best field of view in ...  read more >
$439

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Brightness - 6 of 10
6
Clarity - 6 of 10
6
Ease of Adjustment - 8 of 10
8
Close Focus Range - 9 of 10
9
Field of View - 10 of 10
10
Comfort - 4 of 10
4
Construction Quality - 8 of 10
8

 Nikon Monarch 5 8x56
The Nikon Monarch 5 has massive 56mm objective lenses and advanced low light brilliance. The ED glass lenses provide sharp, high-c...  read more >
$750

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67
Brightness - 10 of 10
10
Clarity - 4 of 10
4
Ease of Adjustment - 9 of 10
9
Close Focus Range - 2 of 10
2
Field of View - 2 of 10
2
Comfort - 8 of 10
8
Construction Quality - 8 of 10
8

 Celestron SkyMaster DX 9x63
The SkyMaster DX 9x63 is a high performance pair of binoculars that is ideal for astronomical viewing or for land use, especially ...  read more >
$230

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Brightness - 10 of 10
10
Clarity - 2 of 10
2
Ease of Adjustment - 8 of 10
8
Close Focus Range - 2 of 10
2
Field of View - 2 of 10
2
Comfort - 10 of 10
10
Construction Quality - 8 of 10
8
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 Eagle Optics Shrike 10x42
Eagle Optics describes the Shrike 10x42 as a budget no-compromise pair of binoculars that are waterproof and fogproof. This pair i...  read more >
$159

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Brightness - 2 of 10
2
Clarity - 3 of 10
3
Ease of Adjustment - 6 of 10
6
Close Focus Range - 4 of 10
4
Field of View - 6 of 10
6
Comfort - 8 of 10
8
Construction Quality - 8 of 10
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Total 11 tested.