2021 New Optics Guide

2021 New Optics Guide

Whatever your needs or budget, we’ve got info on the latest tactical, long-range, self-defense and concealed-carry optics in our annual guide.

Review: Leupold Mark 4 20-60x80 mm TMR Spotting Scope

Leupold's Mark 4 spotting scope is ideal for long-range enthusiasts.

2021 New Optics Guide: Binoculars & Spotting Scopes

While the hot-as-magma market for guns and ammunition has dominated the news, optics are also selling at a record pace. Fortunately, optics manufacturers have been able to develop and introduce a dizzying array of new products, including line enhancements, feature-rich budget options and technological marvels that were once unaffordable to anyone not named Bezos, but are now approaching price points where many shooters can make use of them. Whatever your needs or budget, we’ve got several binoculars and spotting scopes to fit your needs. 

First Look: Leupold SX-2 Alpine HD Spotting Scopes

Leupold recently introduced two new spotting scopes in the SX-2 Alpine HD line, either a 60 or 80 mm variant.

First Look: SIG Sauer Oscar8 HDX Spotting Scope

Building on the company's success in the optics market, SIG Sauer rolled out its new Oscar8 variable-power spotting scope in 2019, giving hunters and shooters alike an enhanced observation tool.

First Look: Leupold SX-5 Santiam HD Spotting Scope

When your next hunt or long-range shoot requires a durable, high-quality optic, the Leupold SX-5 Santiam HD spotting scope fits the bill.

Leupold Offers Zoom SVS Universal Smartphone Adapter

The Zoom SVS Universal Smartphone Adapter allows users to attach their phones to binoculars or spotting scopes.

2016 New Optics Buyer’s Guide

Your targets won’t suddenly get closer, but it may seem like it with the array of new optics available to the tactical shooter.

One-Stop Optics Shop

When SIG Sauer launched its new Electro-Optics division, it did so in grand fashion. With a line of products in just about every optics category, the famed gunmaker is well positioned to compete with the big guys in the glass business.

SIG Sauer Oscar 7 Spotting Scope

SIG's new Oscar 7 is built for long-range hunting or precision shooting.


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