The Binocular Site
Founded in 1994, Barska Optics produces an extensive line of sport optics products with a commitment to provide innovative products at great value. With distributors in over 40 countries, Barska is truly a worldwide supplier of sports optics. Headquartered in La Verne, California they also have offices Miami, Florida, and Brussels, Belgium, and have recently opened a warehouse and distribution center in Shanghai, China.
With their huge line up of sport optic products, Barska has grown into one of the most respected names in the field. BARSKA is constantly expanding and enhancing their product ranges in their commitment to supply the most innovative products. This, coupled with a great quality product available at competitive pricing, makes Barska a excellent choice for outdoor enthusiasts everywhere.
Like all of the selection of Barska Optics, the binocular line-up is just as diverse. With over 80 models to choose from, they cover everything from the lower end models for casual users up to high-end models designed for specific activities. The range covers binoculars designed for marine use, long distance viewing, models with reticles for hunting, astronomy binoculars, and many more. With such a large selection of binoculars it's easy to find the right pair for your needs.
With over 80 binoculars to choose from, Barska Optics has many different ranges. There are currently 21 ranges available covering every conceivable need, from compacts in their Lucid View range up to the Encounter range of jumbo binoculars. They also have the popular Deep Sea range of marine binoculars for water lovers, as well as separate range of Floatmaster floating binoculars. The Battalion range is a series of tactical binoculars based on military styles that feature a reticle. Along with high magnification ranges like Cosmos, zoom binoculars, binoculars with built in digital cameras, wide-angle binoculars, and many more, Barska has a binocular for every possible situation.
BARSKA binoculars are available in a wide range of magnifications across their product offering. The fixed magnification models range from 7X up to 40X covering all common magnifications in between. They also offer a number of zoom magnification binoculars at the following ranges: 7-21X, 8-24X, 9-27X, 10-30X, 12-36X, 12-60X, 18-52X, 20-100X, 20-140X and 25-125X. Barska also has some large models with interchange lenses that offer magnification of 16/20/25X, 20/40X, 25/40X, 25/62X and 30/50X.
The diameter of the objective lens available in Barska binoculars starts at 20mm on the smallest models and goes up to 120mm on their largest pair of jumbo binoculars. In all Barska ranges you will find a number of lens sizes to fit your needs.
Field Of View (F.O.V.):
The field of view available on Barska binoculars lies between the narrowest 42 ft. at 1000 yd. on one of their jumbo models, and on a wide angle model the widest you will find is 498 ft. at 1000 yd. As a rule of thumb, the higher the magnification, the narrower the field of view. If you need a wider field of view then Barska offers wide angle viewing models in both the X-Trail range and the Xtreme View range.
With over 80 binoculars to choose from, Barska has one of the largest selections of binoculars on the market. You will find models designed for all kinds of pursuits and activities in all kinds of shapes and sizes. From multi-coated lenses to BAK-4 prisms to models designed for the roughest conditions or built to high military standard, Barska binoculars lead the way in innovation.
Along with their stellar line-up of binoculars, Barska also offers a many other sport optics products. This includes and extensive line of rifle scopes, spotting scopes, telescopes, opera glasses, and accessories.
Barska Optics really covers the binocular market from entry level to high end performance. You will find their prices listed from $23.25 all the way up to $6,071.50.
All Barska binoculars carry a limited lifetime warranty. Call their toll free service and support number, or email them regarding warranty issues. Their customer service line is available Monday through Friday 8.30 a.m. until 5.30 p.m PST.
Popular Barska Binoculars:
From Barska's Deep Sea range is the popular 7X50 WP Deep Sea Marine binocular with internal compass and range-finder reticle. Designed for rough sea conditions, this sleek model features shockproof rubber armoring, is 100 percent waterproof, and has a nitrogen-purged body to prevent internal fogging. Built with high quality BAK-4 porro prisms and with multi-coated lenses, this is the perfect model for experienced salty sea-dogs and amateur Jolly Jack Tars everywhere.