Vortex Diamondback 8x42

By Vortex


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If you're looking for an exceptional binocular for under $300, the Vortex Diamondback 8x42 might just be your best bet. It's surprisingly lightweight compared to other optics in its class, coming in just under 22 oz. An excellent close focus and generous field of view are perfect for bird watching, and the short hinge design provides a comfortable grip that won't tire out your hands too quickly. The Vortex Diamondback 8x42 is backed by the Vortex VIP lifetime warranty.


Magnification 8.0 x
Objective Lens Diameter
42 mm
Weight 21.8 oz
Field of View 393 feet/1000 yards
Eye Relief 16 mm
IPD Min 55 mm 
IPD Max 75 mm
Close Focus 5 feet
Dimensions (H x W) 5.8x5.1 inches
Weatherproofing Waterproof/Nitrogen Purged


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  • Rainguard
  • Tethered objective lens covers
  • Neck strap
  • Case
  • Lifetime VIP warranty

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