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Feel the intensity, not your equipment. Maximum image quality. Minimum weight. The new ZEISS SFL, up to 30% less weight than comparable competitors.

Geovid HD-B 8x56 vs 8x42 (1 Viewer)


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New Zealand
Has anybody here compared the Geovid HD-B 8x56 against the 8x42 model?

Stuck on which one to go for. No chance of comparing them against each other, either.

The 42mm will have a wider field of view, but if the 56mm is noticeably brighter and offers more comfortable viewing, then I'd be happy to sacrifice some FOV.


Well-known member
I have had 8x42 for years, recently discovered 10x54 Zeiss, it offers fantastic low light views. Would never go back to 8x42.

8x56 would be fabulous


Retired Somewhere
United Kingdom
I have 8x56 Zeiss Victory FL.... currently for sale on the forum.
Low light observations on a 56 is sensational, plus amazing resolution.
It really is quite something!!

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