8x20HG L DCF / 10x25HG L DCF


Feature Icons

  • Roof (Dach) Prism Type
  • CF (Central Focusing)
  • Full Multilayer Coating
  • Long Eye Relief
  • Waterproof

Application Icons

  • Birdwatching, nature watching
  • Outdoors, camping, hiking
  • Spectator sports
  • Travelling
  • Theatre
  • Museum
  • Marine sports, fishing

Key Features

  • Nikon's original multilayer coating attains a high light transmission rate across a wide range of wavelengths and reduces flare and ghosts for excellent colour reproduction
  • Phase-correction-coated roof prisms deliver high resolution
  • Prisms feature a high-reflection silver coating to provide brighter images
  • Long eye relief design provides a clear field of view, even for eyeglass wearers
  • Soft-touch silicon rubber eyecup
  • Turn-and-slide rubber eyecups with multi-click* facilitate easy positioning of eyes at the correct eyepoint
  • Waterproof up to 3m/9.8 ft. for 5 minutes and fog-free, with O-ring seals and nitrogen gas
  • Made with environment-friendly materials
    Non-polyvinyl chloride material used for body, eyepiece lens cap, objective lens caps, case and wide strap Eco-glass optics that are free of lead and arsenic are used for all lenses and prisms
  • Sturdy, lightweight die-cast magnesium alloy body
  • Foldable design is convenient for carrying
  • Close focusing distance of 2.4m (8x) and 3.2m (10x)
  • Diopter adjustment ring is located in the center of the body, which improves operability
  • Excellent performance at temperatures as low as -30°C


8x20HG L DCF 10x25HG L DCF
Magnification (x) 8 10
Objective diameter (mm) 20 25
Angular field of view (Real/degree) 6.8 5.4
Angular field of view (Apparent/degree) 50.8 50.5
Field of view at 1,000m (m) 119 94
Exit pupil (mm) 2.5 2.5
Relative brightness 6.3 6.3
Eye relief (mm) 15.0 15.0
Close focusing distance (m) 2.4 3.2
Length (mm) 96 112
Width (mm) 109 (65)* 109 (67)*
Depth (mm) 45 (49)* 45 (49)*
Weight (g) 270 300
Interpupillary distance adjustment (mm) 56-72 56-72
Type Roof Roof
  • *Folded
  1. Note:Nikon has adopted a calculation method based on ISO 14132-1:2002, and therefore, values for the apparent field of view have changed from those previously stated. For details, click here.