Today, Leica has released two new binoculars in their popular Trinovid line: the Leica Trinovid 8×32 HD and Trinovid 10×32 HD. Compared to the Trinovid HD 42 line, the HD 32’s are smaller and lighter and feature an incredible close focus distance of 1 meter (3.3 feet). Priced at $849 for the 8×32 and $899 for the 10×32, deliveries should begin in late May 2017.
The full press release, from Leica:
Compact, light and rugged – with its new generation of the Trinovid HD family Leica Sport Optics offers ideal and previously unattainable viewing quality for outdoor and wildlife enthusiasts. Now the Germany based optics company expands the successful entry-level series with two new binoculars: the Leica Trinovid 8×32 HD and Leica Trinovid 10×32 HD.
As the Leica Trinovid 8×42 HD and the Leica Trinovid 10×42 HD binoculars the new Trinovid 32 HD models guarantee an exceptionally bright and clear view, pin-sharp resolution, superb colour fidelity and perfect contrast. Thanks to their compactness and lightness the Leica Trinovid 8×32 HD and Leica Trinovid 10×32 HD are the perfect travel companions as they fit perfectly in any luggage, backpack or even purse. The rubber armoring provides not only a perfect grip but makes the binoculars also imperishable in heavy use. With its extreme lightweight design the armoring takes a substantial part in making these binocular a robust and reliable companion.
The ideal balance of high transmission and a bright viewing image with natural contrast and color rendition guarantees breathtaking viewing experiences and unhindered enjoyment of the natural world, even in unfavorable light, on cloudy days and during the twilight hours.
As is the case with the top models in the Leica range, the lenses of all Leica Trinovid binoculars feature an extremely effective, water-resistant and dirt-repellent coating. Diopter corrections can be conveniently and easily applied with the right-hand eyepiece and personal settings for the eye-relief distance can be set by adjusting the eyecups with four click-stop settings. The Leica Trinovid 8×32 HD and the Leica Trinovid 10×32 HD are supplied complete with a new light and rugged bag that is made of water and dirt-repellent neoprene.
‘Our Leica Trinovid HD binoculars are developed for fast and universal use. They offer high optical quality and are extremely rugged and resilient at the same time,’ says Nanette Roland, Product Manager, Leica Sport Optics. ‘With our engineers we focused on the compact measures, light weight and highest optical quality. The new Trinovid HD binoculars are an equally ideal companion for wildlife and outdoor enthusiasts and hunters.’