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  1. Conndomat

    7/8x42 ultravid hd+ vs swarovski el42?

    Hi there, usually a 1mm larger exit pupil wins against more transmission, so the Ultravid 7x42 should be a tad brighter than the Swarovski 8.5x42 in the twilight. I don't know why the Swarovski's are generally said to have such poor stray light suppression, that EL 8x32 may be susceptible here...
  2. Conndomat

    7/8x42 ultravid hd+ vs swarovski el42?

    Hi Matt, there is no reason why bright binoculars shouldn't have good contrast too! The best example here would be the Swarovski SLC 8x56. All manufacturers have a different color philosophy, the Zeiss love green / yellow, Leica red / brown, Swarovski EL blue / white, the SLC very neutral...