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The Best 8×42 Binoculars for Every Price Range

Binoculars of the 8×42 size could arguably be considered the standard size for this optical instrument. The best 8×42 binoculars, therefore, are also arguably the most sought-after binos of all. Yes, you could just as easily argue for 10×42 binoculars or any of a few other sizes, and I wouldn’t have much, if anything, to […]

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The Binoculars Market in the 2020s

Various market analysts try to predict what the binoculars market will look like over the next several (usually 5 to 7) years. The data collected below is just a bit dated (no pun intended) as it starts in either 2020 or 2021. The projections are still useful today though. If you want more current data,

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The Best Small Binoculars for Birding

Sometimes you just want compact binoculars when you go out bird watching. This best small binoculars for birding article concentrates on binos with objective lenses – which largely determines the overall size of a pair of binoculars – no larger than 28 millimeters. Most binoculars we’ll look at will have 25 millimeter objectives, and one

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Vortex Fury 5000 Laser Rangefinder Binoculars: See What’s Improved

The version of the Vortex Fury 5000 laser rangefinder binoculars we’ll be looking at in this review is the second generation or iteration of these optics. Generation 1 appeared in 2017. What’s changed in about two years? That’s what I’ll walk you through in the article that follows. If, before you get to that, you

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Swarovski, Vortex, Nikon Still the Best 8×42 Binoculars in 2019

We’re almost half way through 2019, and I still haven’t seen anything new that’s worth telling you about in the field of binoculars. (If you think I’ve missed something significant, let me know.) As far as I can tell, the best 8×42 binoculars includes models like the Swarovski EL Range, the Vortex Diamondback, and the

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Vortex Diamondback 8×42 Binoculars: Clearer (& Better?) Than the Rest

The Vortex Diamondback line has been around for many years. In 2016, Vortex developed a new version of their Diamondback 8×42 binoculars that included many improvements over the old version. The Vortex Diamondback 8×42 binoculars have held up rather well over time. Let’s see why you should still consider the Vortex Diamondback a top option

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Best Bird Watching Binoculars for Most Birders: Top 8x42s for You

There are easily a dozen or more decent bird watching binoculars, that meet the technical criteria that most bird watchers want, in the market today. I’ve picked 5 of the top, most popular best bird watching binoculars models for you to look at in this article. You might as well consider this a listing of

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