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  1. has530

    SVBONY SA205 Review

    SVBONY SA205 vs. Nikon Monarch 7 About the same in: Glare suppression Size and weight Eye relief Focus action Monarch 7: Noticeably wider FOV Better contrast and coatings Slightly less CA Feels a little more robust More comfortable to hold SA205: More forgiving eye placement Slightly better...
  2. has530

    SVBONY SA205 Review

    Exit pupil of the SA205 (shown from an angle to be as bad as possible)
  3. has530

    SVBONY SA205 Review

    SVBONY SA205 vs. Athlon Ares 8x36 Despite having 42mm of aperture, the SA205 is shorter and almost as light. SA205 has a smoother more precise focuser. Despite both claiming a 7.7 degree FOV, the Ares has a noticeably wider AFOV than the SA205. The Ares also seems to have more magnification...
  4. has530

    SVBONY SA205 Review

    SVBONY is a relative new-comer to the sport optics game having built up their reputation as a direct-to-consumer Chinese telescope gear company. Their SV202 model has been rather polarizing here boasting ED glass and dielectric prisms at a price far below what one would pay for these features. I...
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