The Binocular Site
OverviewMinox is primarily a camera manufacturer. As a company, their goal is to produce a camera that is of the highest quality, while at the same time keeping the size as small as possible and the inner workings functioning at a precise level.
In 1938, Walter Zapp designed the Ur-MINOX which later went on to be the worlds most popular espionage camera ever. Over time, the team at Minox has branched out into the design and manufacture of different types of optical devices and technologies. Today, they put just as high a priority on quality when crafting their binoculars as they did in the early days of the Ur-MINOX.
Minox binoculars come in a variety of ranges including: Minox HG-Line, Minox BD-Line, Minox BL-Line, Minox BV-Line, Minox Vario-Optics, Minox IF-Optics, Pocket Size, and Minox binoculars with altimeter.
There are quite a few models of binocular available from Minox which offer varied ranges of magnification. You will have the option of choosing 6.5X, 8X, 8.5X, 9.5X, 10X, 12X, 13X, or 15X, with the highest level of magnification available on the Minox Vario Optics BD 10-15X40 BR line of binoculars.
Minox binoculars are available with objective lenses ranging in size between 24mm and 56mm. The largest objective lens can be found on the Minox BL-Line 8X56 BR binocular.
Field Of View (F.O.V.):
The Minox binocular lineup features a range of F.O.V from 106 ft. to 420 ft., with the largest viewing angle associated with the MinoxBD-Line 6.5X32 IF model of binocular.
Minox offers a wide range of binoculars for every need. With 39 models available to choose from that are all made to with a very high quality, you will have no problem finding just the right pair of binoculars.
In addition to binoculars, Minox also manufactures monoculars, night vision scopes, spotting scopes, markoscopes, digital camera modules, and camera equipment.
The binoculars manufactured by Minox offer are available for a wide range of prices. Some models of Minox binoculars can be purchased for as low as $139.99, while the more expensive models can cost as much as $1,249.00
Minox is confident in the quality of their product, and back it up with a number of available warranties, depending on what equipment you have purchased. Some models of Minox binoculars will carry a lifetime warranty on all parts, and some will only qualify for a 30 year limited warranty. Make sure you ask about specific warranty information for your particular model of Minox binoculars at the point of purchase.
Popular Minox Binoculars:
One of the most popular models of Minox binocular is the Minox BD-Line 8X24 BR binocular. This pair of binoculars is a compact design and features an innovative eye piece solution crafted specifically for use by peope who wear glasses.