Excerpt: I've now owned these MINOX binoculars for about eight months. I needed a pair of inexpensive binoculars for people who go Birding with me, who are looking to purchase/demo a pretty good pair of binoculars for a reasonable price.
Pros: Compact, Quality Lenses, Strong Construction
Excerpt: Watching the TV special on Bird Watching in Central Park, I decided to get in the swing of things. I have a few el cheap binocs that just don't cut the mustard. The Minox got a very good review and can be hard to find locally. They are worth every penny in my opinion.
Pros: Close Focus, Quality Lenses, Strong Construction, Waterproof, Works Well With Glasses
Excerpt: I have been looking for a compact, lightweight pair of binoculars to use at indoor concerts as well as bird-watching in my own yard. After trying several pair, these were recommended by somebody at B & H and they seem to be everything I've wanted.
Pros: Compact, Lightweight, Quality Lenses, Strong Construction, Works Well With Glasses
Summary: Needed a cheaper alternative to the Zeiss, Leica, Swarovski, makes of bird watching binoculars. I can't justify the cost. Travelling to South Africa then California to visit different locations, so needed a reliable decent pair of binoculars that would be robust and practical yet if I should see an...
Summary: Heavy bins but I like the quality of these - nice aluminium body and great quality lenses. I was going to buy a pair with a plastic polycarb body but I'm glad now I paid that bit extra for quality.
Summary: What a fantastic buy. These must be the best quality, value for money high performance bins on the market. Sure there are better but at what cost. Everything about these oozes great German engineering and attention to detail.