Excerpt: For the money you can't go wrong. If your looking for optics under $350.00. purchased just before my nephews elk hunt. Exceptional in lowlight and super crisp. My monarchs are 12X42 and using a tripod or not easy to handle and focus. Very Satisfied!!!
Pros: Compact, Lightweight, Quality Lenses, Strong Construction, Works Well With Glasses
Excerpt: A couple weeks ago, I bought Nikon Monarch 12*42 from WalMart for [$]. Because I have other binoculars I decided to put them all to the resolution accuracy test. So, I have four binoculars: porro prism IR Vision 8*40 which I bought 10 years ago for [$]; porro prism Praktica 10*25 UCA which I bought...
Pros: Strong Construction, Works Well With Glasses
Summary: These binoculars are excellent quality and value for money, they have optics comparable to much more expensive binoculars and should be your number 1 choice for an all round binocular that will perform perfectly in any weather come rain and shine.
Summary: Top quality optics. Smooth adjustments (unlike some of the notchy, fiddly diopter adjustments on compact versions). Solidly built. Conveniently attached lens covers. Wide, comfortable strap. Good price. What's not to like?
Summary: I have a feeling the one I received was a dud, which was what I feared given that Nikon now manufacture most of their optics in China. Quality control there is shocking. A swift, no questions asked refund, so no complaints, but the binoculars were afflicted with really quite severe chromatic...