Best Binoculars for the Money

Best Binoculars by Price

by: SportsmanGuys.com
Not sure which binoculars are the best for your money? If you know your budget, you're in the right place. We've listed the top binoculars under $100, $200, $500, $1,000, and $2,500. Choose the best binocular by price that fits your budget.

How to choose the Best Binoculars by price


In order to choose the best Binoculars, know how much you can afford. Then, decide what features are most important for your activity. If you're buying Hunting Binoculars, are you hunting short or long distances? If you're in the market for Birding Binoculars, are you bird watching mostly at dusk or dawn? Need a compact or portable pair of binoculars? Compact Binoculars perform well with 8x to 10x magnifications with an objective lens of 20mm to 32mm. If you're not sure which pair of binoculars are right for you, check out our How to Buy Binoculars guide or call our binocular specialist at 877-743-2269.

Best Binoculars Under $100

1.

Nikon Action 7x35 Ultra Wide Binocular - 7215

This pair of Nikon Action Binoculars feature a wide field of view of 488 ft, multi-coated aspherical eyepiece with BaK 4 prisms, ergonomic body with a rugged rubber armor housing, and much more. With such a large field of view, these Nikon Binoculars are some of the best horse racing binoculars but can also be used for a variety of sporting events, concerts, nascar and more. Don't miss out on these great binoculars under 100...... Read More
Magnification 7x Lens Diameter 35mm
Prism Porro Size Mid
Field of View 488 ft. Weight 25 oz
Rating: Best Binocular for the Money

Best Binocular under $100
Best Binocular under $100
2.

Vortex Crossfire 8x32 Binoculars CRF-328

The Vortex Crossfire is full of features such as fully multi-coated lenses, rubber armor housing, smooth center focus wheel, waterproof, tripod adaptable and much more. They're best mid size binoculars under 100 for hunting, bird watching, traveling, sporting events and more. You won't find another bino with so many features, we guarantee it!...... Read More
Magnification 8x Lens Diameter 32mm
Prism Roof Size Mid
Field of View 394 ft. Weight 17 oz
Rating: Best Binocular for the Money

Best Binocular under $100
Best Binocular under $100
3.

Nikon Sportstar 10x25 Binocular - 8202

The Nikon Sportstar Binocular is known as the fold-up, pocket-size binocular that goes anywhere! These Sporting Event Binoculars feature bright multi-coated optics, smooth central focus knob, BaK4 prisms, rubber armor housing, and comfortable viewing for people who wear eyeglasses. These Nikon Compact Binoculars are some of the best compact binoculars under $100 ..... Read More
Magnification 10x Lens Diameter 25mm
Prism Roof Size Compact
Field of View 262 ft. Weight 9.5 oz
Rating: Best Binocular for the Money

Best Binocular under $100
Best Binocular under $100
4.

Nikon Action 10x40 Binoculars - 7266

The Nikon 10 x 40 Action binoculars are the top-notch Porro Prism Binoculars in its class. These economical binoculars have been a long-time favorite of our customers. No matter what the weather condition is like, combining the 10x magnification and the 40mm objective lenses will consistently give you the astonishing views you expect. ..... Read More
Magnification 10x Lens Diameter 40mm
Prism Porro Size Mid
Field of View 314 ft. Weight 26 oz
Rating: Best Binocular for the Money

Best Binocular under $100
Best Binocular under $100
5.

Bushnell H2O 10x25 Binoculars - 131005

The Bushnell H20 10x25 Binocular is a very light, compact, portable folding binocular. It's light enough to carry around your neck and small enough to fit in your pocket. These Bushnell Binoculars are considered some of the best binoculars under $50....... Read More
Magnification 10x Lens Diameter 25mm
Exit Pupil 2.5mm Eye Relief 12mm
F.O.V. 330 ft. Weight 13 oz
Rating: Best Binocular for the Money

Best Binocular under $100
Best Binocular under $100

Best Binoculars Under $200

1.

Bushnell H2O 10x42 Binocular - 151042

This Bushnell H20 10x42 Binocular features multi-coated lenses that produce stunning bright images. Our customers describe them as being very clear at dusk and dawn, having a comfortable durable non-slip rubber armor, a smooth large center focus knob and much more. The H20 binocular is one of the top recommended binoculars under $200...... Read More
Magnification 10x Lens Diameter 42mm
Prism Roof Size Compact
Field of View 305 ft. Weight 25 oz
Rating: Best Binocular for the Money

Best Binocular under $200
Best Bushnell Binocular
2.

Nikon ProStaff 8x25 ATB Binocular - 7483

The Nikon Prostaff ATB binoculars were chosen by our staff for its lightweight, portability and compact size. They're not to big or small, not too much power, and have a nice sturdy feel to them. Backed by Nikon's "No Fault" warranty, these binoculars are perfect for any sport such as football, baseball, horse racing, soccer, etc...... Read More
Magnification 8x Lens Diameter 25mm
Prism Roof Size Compact
Field of View 330 ft. Weight 12 oz
Rating: Best Binocular for the Money

Best Binocular under $200
Best Nikon Binocular
3.

Nikon Travelite 8-24x25 Zoom Binoculars - 7512

Review: The Nikon 8-24x 25mm Travelite binoculars are one of the best zoom binoculars under $200. Best for Travel or any outdoor adventure, these Zoom Binoculars are both compact and portable. Whether your hunting or at a basketball game, the Nikon Travelite Binoculars will get the job done...... Read More
Magnification 8-24x Lens Diameter 25mm
Close Focus 13 Size Compact
Field of View 240 ft. Weight 12 oz
Rating: Best Binocular for the Money

Best Binocular under $200
Best Nikon Binocular
4.

Vortex Crossfire 10x42 Binoculars - CFR-4210

Review: The Vortex Crossfire binoculars are some of the top hunting binoculars under 200. The Vortex Crossfire Binoculars feature quality Bak4 prisms, fully multi-coated optics, adjustable eyecups and much more....... Read More
Magnification 10x Lens Diameter 42mm
Prism Roof Size Mid
Field of View 315 ft. Weight 21 oz
Rating: Best Binocular for the Money

Best Binocular under $200
Best Nikon Binocular
5.

Nikon Trailblazer 10x42 ATB Binoculars - 8239

Review: The 10x42 Trailblazer ATB Binoculars features Nikon's exclusive lead free Eco-Glass and multi-coated lenses which produce maximum light transmission. These Nikon Trailblazer Binoculars are most popular with budget conciouse hunters because of their ergonomic easy-to-carry design, generous eye relief, and ability to perform in any weather condition. The Nikon 10x42 Trailblazer binoculars are some of the best hunting binoculars under $200..... Read More
Magnification 10x Lens Diameter 42mm
Prism Roof Size Mid
Field of View 293 ft. Weight 22 oz
Rating: Best Binocular for the Money

Best Binocular under $200
Best Nikon Binocular

Best Binoculars Under $500 (Back to Top)

Zeiss 8x20 T Conquest Compact Binocular - 8x20mm Pocket Binoculars - 522073
Review: The Zeiss Conquest 8x20 was chosen because it's almost the same as the #1 choice, which was the Victory Compact binoculars. The difference is price, close focus of 9.8 ft, and weather resistant but still one of the top rated smaller binoculars in the industry. Another true compact binocular..... Read More
Magnification 8x Lens Diameter 20mm
Prism Roof Lens Coating FMC
F.O.V 330 ft. Weight 6 oz
Rating: Best Binocular for the Money

Best Binocular under $500
Best Zeiss Binocular
Bushnell 8x42 Legend PC3 Binocular - 8x42mm Sporting Event Binoculars - 134208
Review: Bushnell was reviewed as one of the top binocular brands in the industry. This Bushnell 8x42 binocular features an easy to use center focus wheel, fully multi-coated lenses that produce stunning bright images and much more. Never lose sight of your favorite player or which horse finishes first with the help of Bushnell's close focus feature...... Read More
Magnification 8x Lens Diameter 42mm
Prism Roof Size Compact
Field of View 330 ft. Weight 24.5 oz
Rating: Best Binocular for the Money

Best Binocular under $500
Best Bushnell Binocular

Best Binoculars Under $1,000 (Back to Top)

Vortex Viper 10x42 Binocular - 10x42mm Sporting Event Binoculars - VPR-10-VX
Review: Vortex Optics, known for the best warranty in the business, has built an award winning binocular. The Viper 10x42 won the "Best of the Best Binoculars" award by Field & Stream Magazine. These binoculars are highly versatile. Its clarity performs exceptionally well in lower light conditions. They feature quality lenses with built in caps, lockable diopter adjustment, smooth center focus wheel, and produce some of the brightest images in the optic industry...... Read More
Magnification 10x Lens Diameter 42mm
Prism Roof Size Full
Field of View 319 ft. Weight 24 oz
Rating: Best Binocular for the Money

Best Binocular under $1,000
Best Vortex Binocular
Zeiss Conquest 10x30 T Binoculars - Compact Waterproof Binoculars W/ Case - 523210
Review: This Zeiss Conquest binocular our top binocular under $1,000. Every part of this binocular is manufactured with the best materials possible. It's highly versatile and can be used for many activites including hunting, sporting, birding, hiking, traveling and more...... Read More
Magnification 10x Lens Diameter 30mm
Prism Roof Size Compact
Field of View 288 ft. Weight 18 oz
Rating: Best Binocular for the Money

Best Binocular under $1,000
Best Zeiss Binocular

Best Binoculars Under $2,500 (Back to Top)

Zeiss 8x42 Victory FL T Binocular - 8x42mm Sporting Event Binoculars - 524541
Review: If you are looking for top of the line Sporting binoculars, look no further. Voted top full size binocular for outstanding quality, performance and durability. Customers say the lenses are exceptional, work great with eyeglasses, easy to use center focus, true colors, no distortion at the edges and so much more. Voted best full size binocular for sporting events by our staff...... Read More
Magnification 8x Lens Diameter 42mm
Prism Roof Size Full
Field of View 420 ft. Weight 25.2 oz
Rating: Best Binocular for the Money

Best Binocular under $2,500
Best Zeiss Binocular
Zeiss Victory FL 10x42 T Binocular - 10x42mm Hunting Binoculars - 524542
Review: These binoculars were designed specifically for the avid hunter. Zeiss delivers the best hunting features such as fully multi-coated lenses that produce brilliant views, large field of view, smooth center focusing, durable armored housing, ergonomic design and much more. If you're not price conscious, choose either the 8x42mm (Rated #1 Hunting Binocular) or the 10x42mm Victory FL binoculars. You can guarantee that every part manufactured by Zeiss was made with the best materials money can buy...... Read More
Magnification 10x Lens Diameter 42mm
Prism Roof Water/Fogproof Yes
Field of View 330 ft. Weight 26.8 oz
Rating: Best Binocular for the Money

Best Binocular under $2,500
Best Zeiss Binocular