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REI Compact Zoom 8-17 x 25 Binoculars Video

Small and lightweight enough to go just about anywhere, these REI binoculars are an outstanding value and deliver a broad zoom range along with great magnification and clarity.


  • Fully multicoated lenses using antireflective coatings provide superb light transmission, even in low light
  • F4 prisms enhance image quality, brightness and resolution
  • Rubber armor and weather resistance accommodate rugged use in the field



Gear and clothing created with REI co-op members, the experts who work in our stores, and a wilderness spirit born in 1938.

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Best Use Hiking
Binocular Size Compact
Magnification 8-17x
Lens Coating Multicoated
Added Protection Rubber Coating
Weather Resistant Yes
Real Angle Of View 5.4 - 3.1 degrees
Apparent Angle Of View 43.2 - 52.7 degrees
Field Of View 282 - 162 feet
Minimum Focus 9.8 feet
Relative Brightness 9.6 - 2.3
Exit Pupil 3.1 - 1.5 millimeters
Eye Relief 12 - 9.5 millimeters
Dimensions 5.25 x 4.25 x 2.25 inches
Weight 11 ounces

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