Mirage 12x50W

Entry level porro binoculars, suitable for people starting their nature watching experience

Mirage 12x50W

This entry level porro binocular series is especially suitable for people starting their nature watching experience.
The center focus ring has been designed for simultaneous adjustments, and its classic design makes this binocular series our recommended choice for beginners.
Despite the simplicity, its good quality lenses will support you in every situation.

JAN Code: 4961607031704

  • May be mounted to a tripod by using an adapter holder (sold separately).
  • Large and easy to use focus ring.
  • Case and strap included.
CENTER DIOPTERWith the diopter located on the center column, fine adjustments can be made easily and with precision.
MAGENTA COATA single layer coating to suppress transmission loss.
Mirage 12x50W

Porro Prism
We know the size of these binoculars is not among its best features, but in order to provide to beginners all the highlights of a porro prism, the compromise is worth it.
Named after the Italian optician who patented this system, porro prism binoculars make us of a double prism Z-shaped configuration to show the image.
By separating the two lenses the binoculars' size results increase, but the advantage is remarkable. Porro binoculars have the additional advantage of folding the optical path so that the physical length of the binoculars is less than the focal length of the object.
Simply speaking, it gives a better depth perception.

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Focus ring
Despite their simplicity, these binoculars have been provided with some extra features in order to particularly support beginners' needs.
That’s why, in addition to the left and right eyepiece focuses, the large center focus ring of these binoculars offer the advantage of easy and simultaneous adjustments.
An extra feature that gives excellent operability to standard but high quality binoculars.

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Magenta coating
It is important to have your lenses coated no matter what binoculars suit your needs most.
In Mirage binoculars, lenses are coated with a magenta single layer coating applied to the lenses surface. This coating type reduces light transmission loss, something you won't deal with in your observations.

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Wide field of view
This model reaches a 66° apparent field of view.

Prism Type Porro
Magnification 12x
Objective lens diameter 50mm/1.98in
Coating Magenta
FOV ( Field of View) 5.5° (Wide)
Apparent FOV 66° 
FOV at 1000m 96.1m
Exit pupil diameter 4.2mm/ 1.65in
Brightness 17.6
Eye relief 10.3mm/ 0.4 in
Shortest focus distance 12m / 39.3ft
Weight 810g / 1.78lbs
Size 162x65x198mm / 6.3x2.55x7.79in
Eco glass No
Waterproof No
JAN code 4961607031704

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