Pentax is a leading optics manufacturer, better known for it's legacy in the film and digital camera industry. Lesser known to others, the Pentax Brand has a branch of high performance binoculars and premium spotting scopes, today, they are well known with birders, hunters, boaters and even astronomers. Pentax optics are carefully engineered under the care of manufacturers in Japan, where the headquarters is managed by the HOYA Corporation in Tokyo.
The compact and solid black Pentax 10x25 U-Series UP Compact Binocular combines aspherical optical elements and BAK4 Porro prisms to deliver edge-to-edge image sharpness with a 50° angle of view. The optical elements are also fully multicoated to provide a high transmission of light. With an 10x magnification and 25mm objectives, you obtain a notable magnification, insignificant image jitter due to unsteady hands, and a compact form factor. You can easily spot your targets with a wide 5° angular field of view and quickly bring them into focus with a center focus wheel. In addition to observing distant scenes, birds and game, the minimum focus of 6.3' allows you to study in detail close objects like animal footprints, marks or landscape features. The binocular also features a 2.5mm exit pupil, a 15mm eye relief, an interpupillary and a diopter adjustments. The binocular is very compact, lightweight at only 301grams and features a dual-axis eyepiece frame that houses objectives, which allows for a synchronized eyepiece adjustment.
- BAK4 Porro prisms
- Aspherical optical elements offer edge-to-edge image sharpness
- Fully multicoated optics
- Angular field of view: 5°
- Interpupillary adjustment
- Diopter adjustment
- Dual-axis eyepiece objectives' frame allows for a synchronized eyepiece adjustment
- Contoured body provides a comfortable grip
- Center focus knob offers an easy focusing
- Twist-Up eyecups