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Vortex Diamondback 8×32 Vs. Hawke Endurance ED 8×32

Introduction In this article, I will compare two 8×32 configuration binoculars- Vortex Diamondback and Hawke Endurance ED. Both are small-size binoculars with lenses of a shorter diameter; both available at very affordable prices and especially suitable and convenient for everyday use. I would also advise these two models to all first-time buyers. The Diamondback series… Read more »

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Minox BL 10×44 HD Vs. Vortex Viper HD 10×42

Introduction In this article, I have made a comparison between Minox BL 10×44 HD and Vortex Viper HD 10×42. BL’s configuration is slightly different since the objective lens diameter is 2 mm larger (10×44) but nevertheless belongs in the same category. Minox is a German company that produces all kinds of optical devices, but the… Read more »

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Vortex Crossfire 10×42 Vs. Kowa SV 10×42

Introduction In this article, I will compare Vortex Crossfire 10×42 and Kowa SV 10×42 binoculars. These two models are both brand’s entry-level 10×42 binoculars, available at a reasonable price. Both are offering a lot for their prices and are a good choice for anyone who wants to observe the details, large open areas, mountains, birds,… Read more »

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Vortex Hurricane 7×50 Vs. Delta Optical Extreme 7×50 ED

Introduction In this article review, I will compare a Vortex Hurricane 7×50 with a Delta Optical Extreme 7×50 ED. Both binoculars have very good optical characteristics and are classic „marine“ size with big Porro prisms. The price of both is very comparable- from less than 390 EUR (Vortex Hurricane) to 340 EUR (Delta Optical Extreme)…. Read more »

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Nikon Prostaff 5 8×42 Vs. Vortex Diamondback 8×42

Introduction   In this article, I will compare the Prostaff 5 8×42 by Nikon and Diamondback 8×42 by Vortex. These two models are both among better quality representatives in their price class and are both brand’s entry-level binoculars. Honestly speaking, they are both very well made. The price for these two models goes from less than… Read more »

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Sightron SII Blue Sky 10×32 vs. Vortex Diamondback 10×32

Introduction   In this article I will compare the Diamondback 10×32 made by Vortex and SII Blue Sky 10×32 by Sightron and make an optical test with a group of 6 people. Both models are long-distance binoculars suitable for daytime use. Both of these two binoculars compete on the market directly against each other and… Read more »