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    7/8x42 ultravid hd+ vs swarovski el42?

    I have also wondered about this and have to admit that terminology is confusing here. There is a post somewhere where someone listed different definitions, I think further differentiating glare/flare/veiling..., but I don’t know who or where on this binoculars-forum anymore. It would have to be...
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    7/8x42 ultravid hd+ vs swarovski el42?

    This thread seems to show that, at that level of quality (EL, UV, Noctivid...), personal taste and priorities are most important for choosing one on another binocular and that you cannot go wrong with any of them , at least in the 7-8x42-range, even considering veiling glare (as opposed ro the...
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    7/8x42 ultravid hd+ vs swarovski el42?

    I have considered the Noctivid, but I have yet to see a second hand offer within budget I'm reasonably willing/able to spend. :) (Already having the 8x32 which, I suppose, will remain first most used pair due to its form-factor and weight.) Having been on the lookout in the second hand market...
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    7/8x42 ultravid hd+ vs swarovski el42?

    Thank you for the quick reply! I was wondering if the 1mm extra exit pupil would make a really noticeable difference and it is interesting to hear that you did appreciate the difference. It strikes me that you mention the Swarovski has less veiling glare than the Leica, as I had read in several...
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    7/8x42 ultravid hd+ vs swarovski el42?

    Could you tell a bit more about your experience with one versus the other? I have an Ultravid HD 8x32, which I really like, for its ergonomics, size, optics, including its great handling of difficult light (not talking about low light levels, but about situations that would cause...
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