Summary: Quality of optics up to expected standard from Nikon & to get them for £90 means they were a bargain. Slight limitation on close focus but birds are close enough you don't need binoculars. For distance work extra magnification helps with small loss of light as a compromise.
Summary: Having used a scope for planespotting for the 20 years, I thought I would revert to binoculars. A friend had a pair which I had tried. A fantastic offer through Amazon (less than half price), so I purchased a pair. Certainly not disappointed, very sharp images, light, easy to carry and very smooth, easy to use, zoom action. A great buy!
Summary: I've purchased several pairs of binoculars and these are without doubt my best purchase to date. I love binoculars and these as you might expect from Nikon are of very high quality. I personally always rate a pair of binoculars by simply how much I use them and how much if you have more than one pair do you always reach for. These are always my first choice. I have more powerful binoculars but don't be fooled into thinking that higher magnification will be best.
Summary: Product is a Christmas present so have only been able to check that it is what I expected, I may be able to give a better review after Christmas day,however, initial use has shown this product to be better than any binoculars I have had before and whilst I admit that I not any kind of specialist user such as a birdwatcher I always carry a decent if relatively cheap pair with me most of the time and these binoculars are by far the best yet and I still have a pair of...