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Kowa Genesis 8.5x44mm Roof Prism Waterproof Binoculars Product Info
The Kowa Genesis 8.5x44mm Roof Prism Waterproof Binoculars GN44-8 are the first high end binoculars produced by Kowa since the release of the Kowa 32x82 High Lander Observation Binoculars. The Kowa Genesis Binoculars have large 44mm objective lenses, an extremely wide field of view, and an amazing close focus of only 5.5 feet. These new Kowa binoculars feature magnesium frames, 2 XD (extra low dispersion) lenses per barrel to eliminate chromatic aberration, and a locking diopter. They will also feature Kowa's C3 coating technology to maximize reflectivity which will increase the volume of transmitted light. Kowa 8.5x44 Genesis Binocular can be used in the rain and other harsh weather conditions. (Not intended for underwater use).
Specifications for Kowa Genesis 8.5x 44mm Waterproof Binoculars GN 44-8:
Effective Diametre of Objective Lens:
Exit Pupil Diameter:
Real Field of View:
Apparent Field of View:
Field of View at 1000m:
Features of Kowa Genesis 8.5 x 44mm Roof Prism Binocular:
Two Prominar XD Lens elements eliminate chromatic aberration for a clear view.
Light and durable Magnesium frame
Hight refractive index roof prism (BAK4+SK15) for extraordinary contrast and edge to edge sharpness
Close focus of 5.5 feet (1.7 meters)
Wide field of view
Large 44mm objective lenses for an extremely bright view -10% brighter than 42mm.
Fully multi-coated optics for outstanding light transmission
Kowa's C3 coating technology maximizes the reflectivity of the roof prism and reduces for amazing resolution.