So you want to buy the World’s Best Compact Mid Size Binoculars ... The 8x30CL Companion Binocular from Swarovski is the only true option with stunning optics in a waterproof, lightweight aluminium housing and tough Wild Nature Travel bag
When it comes to Birding and Comfort remember the phrase “8 is the magic number” because an 8x Mag will give you light and stability which is unparalleled in the field.
The CL Pocket binocular is the perfect Bushwalking and Birding companion offering shock-resistant performance in extreme temperatures and driving rain. Additional user-friendly features include twist-up eyecups made of hypo-allergenic material and a textured centre focus wheel that is slightly recessed into the bridge for a more streamlined silhouette. The 8x30CL Companion fuses portability and high performance, making it a go-anywhere compact binocular that is big on image quality.
8x magnification brings subject close without sacrificing field of view or exit pupil diameter
30mm objective lenses provide improved light gathering versus compact models, without the weight and bulk of full-size optics
Compact roof prism design ensures solid performance while ensuring a compact form factor
BAK4 prisms deliver a round exit pupil and a crisp and clear image with limited edge distortion
Proprietary coating system improves the overall viewing experienceApparent angle of view approaches wide-angle to present users with a spacious and immersive observational experience396' field of view at 1000 yards
Swarovski Optical Coatings: SWAROBRIGHT phase-correcting prism coating eliminates internal interference to improve contrast and resolution
SWAROTOP anti-reflective multi-coating maximizes light transmission, improves contrast and clarity
SWARODUR exterior lens coatings offer scratch-resistance while allowing dirt, dust, oils, and sap to be easily cleaned off without leaving residue to ensure clear and smudge-free views