Posts belonging to Category 'Vortex'

New Vortex Diamondback HD 15x56 binoculars

Wisconsin-based Vortex Optics has just announced the introduction of the 15x56 configuration to their very popular Diamondback HD series which at first glance look sure to put a big smile to those looking for a high performance, but great value long-range binocular ideal for uses like hunting, general wildlife observation, long-distance birding, security, surveillance, plane […]


Shootout: 5 of the Best 10x42 Binoculars Compared

This BinoWizard question is from a reader who is struggling to make a choice between four of the very best 10x42 binoculars on the market: Question: I am conflicted on purchasing a new pair of 10x42 binoculars. Use: I use them mainly for birding. Background Story: I am upgrading from a pair of Nikon Premiere […]


Vortex Razor UHD Binoculars Review

4 Things You Need to Know Before You Buy BBR YouTube Version of this Article on the Vortex Razor UHD Binoculars Review In this article and in the video above, I’m discuss four really important things that you need to consider before deciding whether or not to buy the new Vortex Razor UHD Binoculars or […]


Best Hiking Binoculars under 100?

Why I bought the Vortex Vanquish 10x26 Binoculars: In this article and in the video below, I reveal my thoughts and reasons as to why I chose to buy the Vortex Vanquish 10x26 binoculars for my camping trip and why I think they are one of the best hiking binoculars if your budget is under […]


Vortex Solo Monoculars Review

The Solo series of budget monoculars form Vortex is specifically aimed at users who love exploring the great outdoors and it’s wildlife including birds and larger animals, but who also require a very lightweight and compact optical device that is as easy to pack and carry with them as possible. This includes hikers, backpackers, general […]


Vortex Diamondback vs Hawke Endurance ED vs Vanguard Endeavor ED

The question for the BinoWizard this week comes from a reader with a maximum budget of $250 (£250) and is looking for a binocular to take on safari and then use for general use, once the holiday is over. They have narrowed their choice down to the three models above and are looking for some […]


Vortex Optics show off their new binoculars at Shot Show 2014

Vortex decided to spill the beans and show us some of their new binoculars for 2014 at the Shot Show Las Vegas, NV. In a video (which you can view at the bottom of the page), Zach at Vortex Optics goes through their three new models for 2014: Vortex Vulture 15x56 Binoculars Due to be […]


New: Vortex Razor HD Binoculars

Released in 2012, the Vortex Razor HD binoculars are an evolution on their "standard" Razor binoculars and are slightly smaller and lighter. According to Vortex they are also even brighter and stronger. The 2012 Razor HD binoculars come with the best-quality, hand-selected roof prisms and premium HD (High Density) extra low-dispersion glass. Like the original […]


Vortex Viper HD vs Vanguard Spirit ED 10X42

This question comes from a person wanting to choose between two very good binoculars, both similar in most aspects, apart from the price: Question: Based on your reviews, I am considering either the Vortex Viper HD 10x42 or the Vanguard Spirit ED 10x42. Both seem to have very similar specs and ratings (85% and 87%), […]


42mm Vortex Viper Binoculars now on Sale

The excellent 42mm versions (8X42 and 10X42) of the Vortex Viper range have now been substantially reduced in price on many on-line retailers meaning that now is the ideal time to grab yourself one of these high end Vortex binoculars. Located right to the heart of Wisconsin, USA, Vortex Optics is a family owned and […]