For any keen observer be it a birdwatcher, a curious kid or a professional, binocular is a fascinating equipment. Binoculars are commonly used for bird watching, site seeing, wildlife viewing etc. They can even be used for starting a fire, as a smartphone lens zoom tool or as a signal mirror. Advanced binoculars have features like night seeing, stabilisation and thermal Imaging.
While making a purchase decision it is good to know some technical stuff related to binoculars like magnification and objective, eye Relief, glass, prisms, and coatings, angle of view and field of view, housing Styles, water proof binoculars, fog proof binoculars, materials used in making, adaptors that can be used along with binocular etc.
Following is the list of top 5 best selling binocular in India in 2017. Price range of this following binoculars is from INR 500 to 10,000.
Tiny Deal Compact 10X25 Mini Binoculars
Price range – around 500 Rupees
- 10 x 25mm binocular,131m/1000m
- Fully Coated Optics for increased brightness Durable rubber armoring
- Ideal for bird watching, walking, climbing,boating/Yaching, travel, as well as other outdoor recreations Product Size: About 10.9 x 6.6 x 2.9 cm
- Package includes: 1 x Binoculars 1 x Carrying pouch 1 x Cleaning cloth 1 x Strap
Celestron 71232 G2 10×25 Upclose Roof Binocular
Price range – 2000
10x magnification, multi-coated optics increase light transmission resulting in brighter and sharper images with high contrast levels.Ergonomic thumb indents and finger ridges for extra non-slip comfort and ease of use. 4.57m close focusing distance. Stylish rubber covered aluminium body protects from rough handling. 25mm aperture and 113 g weight. Water resistant
Olympus 8×40 DPSI Binocular
Price range – around 4000
8x magnification.Uv protection to protect eyes against the sun’s harmful rays. 4m close focusing distance. New rugged, high-quality finish with sure-grip rubber coating. 40mm objective lens diameter and 710g weight. 143m field of view at 1000m
Olympus 118760 10×50 DPSI Wide-Angle Binocular
Price range – around 5000
Features include, 10x magnification. Uv protection to protect eyes against the sun’s harmful rays. 6m close focusing distance. New rugged, high-quality finish with sure-grip rubber coating. 50mm objective lens diameter and 855 gm weight. 114mm field of view at 1000 mm.
Nikon 8252 Binocular
Price range – Around 10, 000
This product is imported from USA – It is a 100 percent genuine product. Focusing System: Central Focus, Magnification: 10 -22 x, FOV at 1000 yds: 199 ft, Close Focus Distance: 49.2@10x ft, Exit Pupil: 2.3 -5 mm. Relative Brightness: 25@ 10 x, Eye Relief: 8.6 mm@ 10 x and Porro Prism
Featuring spherical multi coated lenses and BaK4 high index Porro style prisms, Turn-and-slide rubber eye cups, Fingertip zoom control, Ergonomic lightweight design, Durable and protective rubber-armoured coating, Manufactured responsibly with lead and arsenic-free Eco-Glass and 50 mm objectives