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...  read more >
$2,832

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

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

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89
Clarity - 9 of 10
9
Brightness - 9 of 10
9
Ease of Adjustment - 9 of 10
9
Construction Quality - 10 of 10
10
Comfort - 10 of 10
10
Close Focus Range - 8 of 10
8
Field of View - 5 of 10
5

 Eagle Optics Ranger ED 8x42
Want high-level performance at a reasonable price? The Ranger ED 8x42 delivers. Whether you've...  read more >
$330

Editors' Choice Award
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88
Clarity - 9 of 10
9
Brightness - 9 of 10
9
Ease of Adjustment - 9 of 10
9
Construction Quality - 10 of 10
10
Comfort - 9 of 10
9
Close Focus Range - 8 of 10
8
Field of View - 5 of 10
5

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

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

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

Top Pick Award
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82
Clarity - 8 of 10
8
Brightness - 9 of 10
9
Ease of Adjustment - 8 of 10
8
Construction Quality - 10 of 10
10
Comfort - 9 of 10
9
Close Focus Range - 6 of 10
6
Field of View - 4 of 10
4

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

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78
Clarity - 7 of 10
7
Brightness - 8 of 10
8
Ease of Adjustment - 8 of 10
8
Construction Quality - 8 of 10
8
Comfort - 8 of 10
8
Close Focus Range - 8 of 10
8
Field of View - 8 of 10
8

 Steiner Predator 8x42
Steiner says the Predator Pro 8x42 is made for hunters who demand all-around capability in their...  read more >
$440

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

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

Best Buy Award
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70
Clarity - 7 of 10
7
Brightness - 7 of 10
7
Ease of Adjustment - 7 of 10
7
Construction Quality - 8 of 10
8
Comfort - 8 of 10
8
Close Focus Range - 4 of 10
4
Field of View - 6 of 10
6

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

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67
Clarity - 5 of 10
5
Brightness - 6 of 10
6
Ease of Adjustment - 8 of 10
8
Construction Quality - 8 of 10
8
Comfort - 4 of 10
4
Close Focus Range - 9 of 10
9
Field of View - 10 of 10
10

 Nikon Monarch 5 8x56
The Nikon Monarch 5 has massive 56mm objective lenses and advanced low light brilliance. The ED...  read more >
$750

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Clarity - 3 of 10
3
Brightness - 10 of 10
10
Ease of Adjustment - 9 of 10
9
Construction Quality - 8 of 10
8
Comfort - 8 of 10
8
Close Focus Range - 2 of 10
2
Field of View - 2 of 10
2
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 Celestron SkyMaster DX 9x63
The SkyMaster DX 9x63 is a high performance pair of binoculars that is ideal for astronomical...  read more >
$230

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

 Eagle Optics Shrike 10x42
Eagle Optics describes the Shrike 10x42 as a budget no-compromise pair of binoculars that are...  read more >
$110

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Clarity - 2 of 10
2
Brightness - 2 of 10
2
Ease of Adjustment - 6 of 10
6
Construction Quality - 8 of 10
8
Comfort - 8 of 10
8
Close Focus Range - 4 of 10
4
Field of View - 6 of 10
6
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Total 12 tested.