The ever reliable Nikon has once again proven its mark in the industry with the Nikon 10×42 Prostaff 7 Binocular. See the world in motion with the powerful features of this binocular. It is only one a few binoculars of its type that scored a perfect 10 in terms of its magnification performance. With its adaptable features, it can fit to the hands and faces of any sightseer.
While other binoculars require constant adjustment to refocus, the Nikon Prostaff remarkably retains the crisp image even when the object is in motion. Aside from this, the 6 degree view it provides rarely require you to move your location or your face. Nikon continues its tradition of excellence with this binocular. The technology, design and price make it a favorite among birdwatchers, hunters and other nature aficionados.
Why should you get a pair of these binoculars?
The 10×42 Prostaff 7 binoculars come with roof prisms that are capable of providing up to 10x magnification. This means that anywhere from a distance of 3 to 800 meters, the image will still be bright, crisp and vivid. Most sightseers will know that achieving this quality will result to blurring of the image as the object is in motion. Surprisingly, these binoculars do not require constant refocusing to maintain the quality of the image.
Another reason that makes these bincoulars the perfect choice for nature enthusiasts is its wide field of vision. With 6 degrees field of view, there is virtually no need to adjust your binoculars or reset your tripod. If you are a hunter or wildlife watcher, you definitely know the value in this lack of movement. As much as possible, you want to minimize any unnecessary movement in the wild so as not to disturb the wildlife and alert them of your presence.
If you are already impressed with the features of the Nikon Prostaff, prepare to be amazed with its latest price in the market. This combination of performance and price makes it a unique and enticing choice for any serious sightseer.
What makes it outstanding in the binocular category?
What distinguishes this Nikon binocular from other binoculars in the category are its magnification and compactness. First off, the 10x magnification is an impressive feat already for the size of the binoculars. What makes it a cut above the rest is that even in its maximum limit, shakiness rarely occurs. Most sightseers will know that the higher you magnify and object, the more pronounced are the movements made by your hand. With this binocular, you can retain both magnification and a relatively stable image.
Next is its compactness. Big things can really come in small packages and Nikon proves this familiar tenet. Due to its design, particular in its optics, the Nikon 10×42 can be without unnecessary excesses in terms of size and weight.
While other binoculars are usually known to be too heavy for the comfort of sightseers, this binocular is incredibly light, compact and manageable to store and carry. The light plastic casing provides an adequate protection without sacrificing the overall weight of the binocular. Weighing only 23.5 oz. and 6 x 5 in. in dimension, it is a joy to carry.
What makes this design different from other binoculars?
To satisfy the specific needs of its target users, this binocular comes in two colors. Aside from the usual and predictable color black, this pair of binoculars can also come in camouflage colors. Knowing that it is truly meant for the wild, this color combination gives the added touch that can further minimize your intrusion and detection.
True to Nikon craftsmanship, you can expect no seams hidden by cheap tape or glues. Each pare is precision made that effectively seals in the more sensitive optics using sturdy and durable materials that are waterproof and fog proof. Tests done by owners prove its claim, it was submerged in water and no sign of leakage or fogging occurred.
Moreover, it has a dependable knob that provides accurate and effortless adjustments in diopter and focus. What makes it even more user-friendly is that its size and the well thought of placement of the knob makes it possible for the binocular to be adjusted using only one hand. This may seem trivial to some but the freedom it provides to those out in the wild, with a free hand to depend to, will prove to be truly invaluable.
Although the Nikon 10×42 has a wide variety of features that set it apart from other binoculars, it also has some disadvantages. The first drawback you may experience in choosing this pair is the tendency for sun spots to form within your vision. This happens when you are viewing objects that are under direct sunlight.
Although known for its ease of use and compactness, some users, especially hunters feel that this is still too heavy for them. Since most hunters will usually carry several items in their chest, this pair of binoculars is reported to add more weight that they should. Although most owners do not complain about the weight, a simple solution of using a chest harness can relieve the load when you carry it.
Other Additional Accessories That Come With The Binoculars
Upon purchase, these binoculars come with a lens cap, carry strap and case.
The Nikon Prostaff 7 10×42 is highly recommended for birdwatchers, hunters and wildlife observers. If you are in the market for a binocular that can provide you with crisp and clear images of objects in motions, the binocular is for you. The camouflage coloring is a testament to Nikon’s commitment to nature aficionados. At an affordable price, it truly gives you the value for your money. Once you place your eyes on the eye cups of this binocular, you are immediately hooked.