Vortex Razor HD 10×42 Roof Prism Binocular: Coming in at well under $1,500 while delivering the clarity and brightness of optics worth twice as much is the Vortex Razor HD. High Density (HD), extra-low dispersion glass is in part the reason for ultimate resolution and color fidelity, resulting in High Definition images. Combine this with hand picked roof prisms, Vortex anti-reflective coatings, and phase correction, and you have yourself a binocular that will compete with anything on the market. The Razor is made of a Magnesium Chassis that decreases weight and increases strength, while the roof prisms allow Vortex to decrease the overall size making these hunting binoculars more versatile and lighter than many more expensive models.
Vortex, an American company since 1986, began producing fine optics in hopes of competing with the European brands by offering similar quality at significantly lower prices. They hit the market perfectly and know Vortex is one of the top selling brands of optics for hunting in the world. The Vortex Razor HD 10×42 is sure to keep their winning streak going. This is the top of the line for Vortex, so you know the image will be superb and craftsmanship will be second to none.