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Vixen ARTES J 8x42mm DCF Binoculars

by Vixen
SKU ES14491
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ARTES J 8x42mm DCF Binoculars by Vixen Optics

Discover the latest innovation Vixen ARTES J 8x42mm DCF Binoculars with cutting-edge ED lenses.

Representing the summit of Vixen's optical expertise, this new binocular series stands out for its revolutionary design, ergonomic grip, and advanced phase correction technology.

Both lenses are treated with a high-performance Super Multi-coating featuring a lotus effect.

This breakthrough coating structure ensures exceptional light transmission, particularly advantageous in low-light conditions.

Notable benefits include a generous eye relief, user-friendly twist-out eyecups, and a reimagined pull-out diopter adjustment mechanism that can be securely locked.

The Vixen ARTES J 8x42mm DCF Binoculars boast full waterproofing and nitrogen filling, ensuring their durability in various environments.

Additionally, an optional tripod adapter is available to further enhance the experience.



  • 8x Magnification: With 8x magnification, these binoculars bring subjects eight times closer, enabling you to discern intricate details and immerse yourself in the scene. This magnification level is ideal for a wide range of outdoor activities, providing a balanced field of view and steady image observation.

  • 42mm Objective Lenses: The 42mm objective lenses gather more light, resulting in brighter images and improved clarity, even in challenging lighting conditions such as dawn or dusk. These lenses strike a harmonious balance between portability and light-gathering capability, ensuring optimal performance across various outdoor settings and lighting scenarios.

  • ED Objective Lens Excellence: Through the incorporation of extra-low dispersion glass within the objective lens components, achieving a remarkable level of image sharpness, entirely eradicating chromatic aberration.
  • Advanced Flat Multi-Coatings: The lens surfaces boast flat multi-coatings that facilitate consistent and high light transmission across the entire visible light spectrum. This feature significantly contributes to the impeccable clarity and exceptional contrast of images.
  • Cutting-edge High Reflectivity Coatings: Employing state-of-the-art dielectric coatings results in remarkably high reflectivity on the prisms, contributing to enhanced brightness and image quality.
  • Precision Phase Coated Prisms: Rectifies phase shifts in light waves that occur at the edges of roof prisms through reflection. This technology yields heightened contrast and exceptional image sharpness, producing exceedingly bright and clear images with maximal contrast.
  • Efficient Oil-Repellent Coatings: Safeguarding the outer lens surfaces against dirt, the oil-repellent coatings simplify the cleaning process, enabling easy removal of fingerprints or dust particles from the lens surfaces.
  • Ergonomic Open Hinge Design: The binocular body's bridge, an open hinge type, enhances grip stability through finger placement. This construction accommodates hands of various sizes and effectively minimizes shaking, ensuring steady observations.
  • Weatherproof Design: With an inert nitrogen-purged waterproof construction, primed for use in all weather conditions, providing unwavering performance. The weatherproof design ensures that these binoculars can withstand the elements, making them reliable companions for outdoor enthusiasts regardless of changing weather conditions.
  • Seamless Tripod Adaptability: Seamlessly integrate with camera tripods using either the Tripod adapter MH or the separately available Stay On case, expanding their versatility and observational comfort.
  • Included Accessories: The package comes with a custom carrying case for easy portability and a neck strap for added convenience during transportation. Moreover, users benefit from a limited 1-2 year warranty, ensuring assurance and support for their astronomical endeavors.


                    What's Included:

                    ✓ Vixen ARTES J 8x42mm DCF Binoculars

                    ✓ Carrying case

                    ✓ Neck strap

                    ✓ Vixen Electronic Parts: Limited 1 Year Warranty

                    ✓ Vixen Mechanical Parts: Limited 2 Year Warranty


                    Magnification 8x
                    Optical design BaK-4 Roof
                    Waterproof Yes
                    Fogproof Yes
                    Focuser Type Center
                    Objective Lens Diameter 42mm
                    Field of view at 1000m 122 m
                    Light intensity 28.1
                    Close Focus 3.0M
                    Eyecup Type Twist-Up
                    Dimensions 146 x 130 x 53 mm
                    Weight 700 g

                    Customer Reviews

                    Based on 1 review

                    We were looking for suitable binoculars to go hiking and bird watching. Many have said that 8x42 would be the best choice. After owning these Vixen binoculars for a few weeks now, we can tell you that they didn't disappoint. Lightweight, sharp and with great brightness even in low light situations.