Blaser Primus 8×30 VS. Swarovski EL 8×32

Introduction When the sun is shinning and there is a beautiful day outside we often want to get out in the nature and enjoy ourselves. When we set out to hike, sightseeing or bird-watching it is very important that we own a good pair of binoculars. For a trip to the mountains, sports or traveling… Read more »

Steiner Observer 8x42 VS. Vortex Diamondback 8x42

Steiner Observer 8×42 VS. Vortex Diamondback 8×42

Introduction This time I have decided to compare two affordable pairs of binoculars suitable for all who are buying their first set of binoculars. If you are among those who want to own a good pair of binoculars but don’t want to spend a fortunate on it then Steiner Observer 8×42 or Vortex Diamondback 8×42… Read more »

GPO Passion 8x56 vs Steiner Ranger 8x56

GPO Passion 8×56 VS. Steiner Ranger Xtreme 8×56

Introduction For this article I have decided to make a direct comparison between GPO Passion 8×56 and Steiner Ranger Xtreme 8×56. Both binoculars have 8x magnification and 56mm lens diameter which means that they are both suitable for use when light conditions are not ideal. Both are in about the same price range and designed… Read more »

Steiner Ranger Xtreme 8x56 vs Meopta Meopro HD 8x56

Meopta Meopro HD 8×56 vs Steiner Ranger Xtreme 8×56

Introduction This is the first time we will compare two binoculars that are designed for observation in late hours when the sun is starting to go down. In this article, we will compare two very popular binoculars for low-light – Meopta MeoPro HD 8×56 against the Steiner Ranger Xtreme 8×56. The price makes these binoculars… Read more »

Blaser Primus 8x42 VS Leica Noctivid 8x42

Leica Noctivid 8×42 VS Blaser Primus 8×42

Introduction For this article, I have chosen to compare Leica Noctivid 8×42 and Blaser Primus 8×42. I started writing this article because I wanted to see how a newcomer can compare with established binoculars from a legendary producer – Leica. Both binoculars are medium-sized with 8x magnification. The 8×42 binoculars are a great choice for… Read more »



Introduction In this article I will compare Athlon Midas 8×42 and GPO Passion ED 8×42. 8×42 binoculars are great for observations, birding and hunting in woodlands. The 8x magnification provides a wide field of view, allowing us to easily observe objects at close range. Binoculars with 8x magnification are easy to use without support in… Read more »

Vortex Diamondback 8x42 VS Hawke Endurance ED 8x42

Vortex Diamondback 8×42 VS Hawke Endurance ED 8×42

Introduction New year, new review. This time, I will compare the classic Vortex Diamondback 8×42 and Hawke Endurance ED 8×42. These two binoculars have a standard configuration 8×42, suitable for everyday and all-round use, both for hunting and bird watching. Many manufacturers are producing binoculars in 8×42 configuration, either in entry level class or premium… Read more »

Vortex Crossfire 10×42 Vs. Delta Forest II 10×42

Introduction In this article, I will compare Vortex Crossfire 10×42 and Delta Forest II 10×42. Both are entry-level 10×42 binoculars that can be purchased for a very reasonable price. What is good about them is not just the price but also their optical properties. Vortex company has managed to establish a reliable and well-known brand… Read more »

Noblex ED 8x42 and Leica Trinovid 8x42 HD

Noblex ED 8×42 Vs. Leica Trinovid 8×42 HD

Introduction In this article, I will present two binoculars, both made in Germany, Noblex ED 8×42 and Leica Trinovid 8×42 HD. Noblex ED replaced Docter ED, which are practically identical binoculars; the only difference is in the name. In 2018, the company changed the leading personnel and updated its name from Docter to Noblex. On… Read more »

Leupold BX-3 Mojave 8×42 And Vanguard Endeavor ED II 8×42

Leupold BX- 3 Mojave 8×42 Vs. Vanguard Endeavor ED II 8×42

Introduction For this comparison, I have chosen two medium-size binoculars, both light-weight and with an open bridge design, Leupold BX-3 Mojave 8×42, and Vanguard Endeavor ED II 8×42. Leupold has developed a binocular, which has very good optical properties in its slim, In-Line designed housing. Optical, Design, Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering with Quality Assurance Testing… Read more »

  • Vortex Crossfire Vs Kowa SV (10x42)

    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 »

  • Delta Optical Forest II 10×50 Vs. Kowa SV 10×50

    Delta Optical Forest II 10×50 Vs. Kowa SV 10×50

    Introduction In this article, I will compare two 10×50 configuration binoculars; Delta Optical Forest II and Kowa SV. Both models are very affordable, yet durable, providing all the basic features and clear observations. Delta Optical’s products are well-known and popular among hunters, forest rangers, and other rescue teams. Kowa just recently introduced their SV 50… Read more »

  • Vortex Hurricane 7x50 And Delta Optical Extreme 7x50 ED

    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 »

  • Hawke Sapphire ED 8x42 and Steiner Ranger Xtreme 8x42 Bird View

    Steiner Ranger Xtreme 8×42 Vs. Hawke Sapphire ED 8×42

    Introduction In this article, I will make a comparison between Ranger Xtreme 8×42 by Steiner and Sapphire ED 8×42 by Hawke. Steiner Optik is one of the most prestigious brands worldwide in the manufacture of optics for hunting, sailing, the military and police sectors and outdoor activities. This German company turned 70 years of existence… Read more »

  • Nikon Monarch 5 8×42 And Vanguard Endeavor ED II 8×42

    Nikon Monarch 5 8×42 Vs. Vanguard Endeavor ED II 8×42

    Introduction In this article, I will compare the Monarch 5 8×42 by Nikon and Endeavor ED II 8×42 by Vanguard. These two models are not the cheapest and most basic and are already among better quality representatives of their kind in the group of 8×42 binoculars. Both are built with ED – Extra-Low Dispersion glass… Read more »

  • Leica Trinovid 8x32 HD Vs. Zeiss Conquest HD 8×32

    Zeiss Conquest HD 8×32 Vs. Leica Trinovid 8×32 HD

    Introduction     In this article I will make a comparison of two binoculars, both from German manufacturers, Leica and Zeiss. I will compare two smaller, but extremely popular quality models- Leica Trinovid 8×32 HD and Zeiss Conquest HD 8×32. Both brands are premium producers of high-quality optics. Leica introduced its new generation of the… Read more »

  • 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 »

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

    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 »