Vortex Viper HD 8x42 - ON BACKORDER

By Vortex


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Read Our Review of the Vortex Viper HD

Vortex redesigned their popular Viper HD birding binoculars in the spring of 2018, and we love what they did with them. Larger prisms produced additional brightness and resolution, but the real winning change came with the Viper HD’s generous field of view. The Vortex Viper HD 8x42 offers 409 feet at 1000 yards, making it a real joy to use when tracking birds in flight or searching for them in dense vegetation. The optics are outstanding in the Viper and so are the mechanics and build quality. It’s a well-built binocular that feels good in the hand and will meet the performance needs of veteran and new birders alike. If you’re looking for a better binocular than this, be prepared to spend twice as much. Your purchase of the Vortex Viper HD 8x42 is covered by Vortex’s VIP warranty.

Note: This item is on backorder and will ship in two to four weeks. Your credit card will be charged at checkout.

The Viper HD 8x42 will be dropshipped directly by the manufacturer. Depending on Vortex's current warehouse operations, order processing and shipping speeds may be slower than expected. We will communicate your order's status as updates become available.

Please see our full dropshipping and backorder policy on our Delayed Order Policy page.


Magnification: 8.0 x
Objective Lens Diameter:
42 mm
Weight: 24.9 oz.
Field of View: 409 feet/1000 yards
Eye Relief: 18 mm
IPD Min: 56 mm
IPD Max: 76 mm
Close Focus: 6 feet
Dimensions (H x W): 5.6x4.9 inches
Weatherproofing: Waterproof/Argon Purged
MFR # V200


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Our Viper HD Review


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

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