Nikon introduces the Sportstar Zoom 8-24x25 binoculars

March 4, 2020

TOKYO - Nikon Vision Co., Ltd., (Nikon Vision), a subsidiary of Nikon Corporation (Nikon), is pleased to announce the release of a new binocular model, the Sportstar Zoom 8-24x25. The Sportstar Zoom 8-24x25 binoculars feature a portable and compact body, and employ a zoom lever on the top of the body which enables smooth 8-24x zooming. The focusing ring can be operated while looking through the binoculars during observation.

All lenses and prisms are multilayer-coated for brighter images and the body is a lightweight 305 g/10.8 oz.
You can choose your favorite model from three different body color options (dark blue, white and black).

For sporting events in 2020, Nikon is introducing these Sportstar Zoom binoculars as an ideal compact model for sports spectating, allowing anyone to enjoy them while watching various sports. Also, the Sportstar Zoom binoculars are ideal for nature-watching and many other kinds of outdoor activities.

Sportstar Zoom 8-24x25 DARK BLUE
Sportstar Zoom 8-24x25 WHITE
Sportstar Zoom 8-24x25 BLACK

Key features

  • Compact and lightweight
  • Unique zoom lever designed for extra-smooth 8-24x zooming
  • Turn-and-slide rubber eyecups facilitate easy positioning of eyes at the correct eyepoint
  • All lenses and prisms are multilayer-coated for brighter images
  • Designed for comfortable fit and easy handling
  • Available in three body colors (dark blue/white/black)


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Sportstar Zoom 8-24x25
Magnification (x) 8-24
Objective diameter (mm) 25
Angular field of view (Real/degree) 4.6 (at 8x)
Angular field of view (Apparent/degree) 35.6 (at 8x)
Field of view at 1,000m (m) 80 (at 8x)
Field of view at 1,000 yd. (ft) 241 (at 8x)
Exit pupil (mm) 3.1 (at 8x)
Relative brightness 9.6 (at 8x)
Eye relief (mm) 13.0 (at 8x)
Close focusing distance (m/ft) 4.0/13.1
Length (mm/in.) 123/4.8
Width (mm/in.) 109/4.3
Depth (mm/in.) 51/2.0
Weight (g/oz.) 305/10.8
Interpupillary distance adjustment (mm/in.) 56-72/2.2-2.8
  • Note : Apparent field of view is calculated based on the ISO14132-1:2002 standard.
    tan ω' = Γ x tan ω
    Apparent field of view: 2ω', Real field of view: 2ω, Magnification: Γ

The information is current as of the date of publication. It is subject to change without notice.