Leica Noctivid 8×42 Black

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Leica Noctivid,  a century of knowledge has come to life

High contrast, brilliant and pin-sharp

  • The optical values of the Noctivid combine the highlights of the most proven and state-of-the-art technologies.
  • Thanks to the Schott HT™ high transmission glass for the binocular prisms already utilized in the Ultravid HD-Plus optics, the Noctivid also features maximum transmission and astoundingly natural colours.


Sophisticated combination

  • The latest optical calculations in sophisticated combination with state-of-the-art baffles and premium glass materials ensure image plasticity almost like in 3-D.
  • Thanks to superior contrasts and uncompromisingly large depth of field, fast focussing, wide eye relief and generous eyepieces, you will experience a new way of viewing.


Rugged and resilient

  • The non-slip rubber armouring guarantees a comfortable feel, perfect grip and secure handling as well as maximum resilience to impact.
  • A highly durable patented special varnish provides additional protection for the metal surfaces of the magnesium housing.
  • The weight of the binoculars is perfectly balanced so that they lie in direct extension to the wrist. This allows long and relaxed viewing.


Key features:

  • Magnification: 8x
  • Front lens diameter: 42 mm
  • Exit pupil: 5.2 mm
  • Twilight factor: 18.3
  • Light transmission: 92%
  • Field of view at 1,000 m: 135 m
  • Waterproof: Yes
  • Fog proof: Yes
  • Eye Relief: 19 mm
  • Prism Type: Roof
  • Weight: 860g


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Magnification 8 x
Front lens diameter 42 mm
Exit pupil 5.2 mm
Field of view at 1,000 m 135 m
Field of view at 1,000 yds 405 ft
Eye-relief 19 mm
Objective angle of view 7.7°
Close focusing distance approx. 1.9 m / 6.2 ft
Transmission 92%
Diopter compensation ± 4 diopters
Automatic diopter compensation ADC™ yes
Eyepieces for eyeglass wearers yes, removable, with 4 click stops
Adjustable interpupillary distance 56 – 74 mm
Focusing Internal focusing via central focusing device
Coating HDC® Plus-multicoating and AquaDura® lens coating
Prism system Roof prism with phase-correcting coating P40
and HighLux-System HLS®
Watertightness Watertight to a depth of 5 m/16.5 ft
Housing Magnesium, nitrogen-filled
Dimensions (W x H x D) 124 x 154 x 68 mm
Weight approx. 853 g / 30 oz
Floating carrying strap, orange 42 163
Tripod adapter 42 220