When nothing but the top quality glass will suffice Leica is a name that will always be at the forefront. More often, hunters and shooters are foregoing separate binoculars and rangefinders in favor of all-in-one units. If you are in the market for a new combo optic, take a look at Leica Sport Optics’ new premium entry-level Geovid-R rangefinding binoculars—designed for hunters who want Leica’s proven field performance at a value price.
With prices starting at just $1,749, the new Geovid-R opens up an opportunity for cost-conscious hunters to experience Leica’s heritage of performance, quality and precision. The Geovid-R will be available in 8x and 10x42mm and 8x and 15x56mm versions.
Common features include:
- Simple one-button, no programing operation
- Full binocular functionality
- Proven rangefinding performance
- Leica optical design and performance
- Line of Sight (LOS) ranging 10 – 1200 yards
- Effective Horizontal Range (EHR) functionality 10 – 600 yards
- Fully multi-coated lenses
- High Durability Coating (HDC) external lens coatings
Geovid-R Rangefinding Binoculars
Combining an innovative ballistics function with Leica’s demonstrated reliability and outstanding properties, the Geovid-R offers hunters valuable benefits, particularly for angle shots and when shooting in difficult terrain.
The Leica Geovid-R displays linear distances up to a maximum measuring distance of approximately 1200 yards. Thanks to the Equivalent Horizontal Range (EHR) ballistics function, the Geovid-R provides precise shooting solutions for angled shots for distances from 10 to 600 yards, giving the hunter a significantly greater certainty of an ethically placed shot. Using the EHR function requires no previous knowledge of ballistics. The display appears at the single press of a button. Pre-setting or pre-programming is not required.
A classic, ergonomic design provides comfortable handling for prolonged observation, and rugged, shock-absorbing rubber armoring ensures outstanding grip and safe and steady holding. The aluminum housing provides great protection of all sensitive inner parts, such as optics, electronics and moveable mechanics. The balanced distribution of weight, enables the user to comfortably hold the lightweight rangefinding binoculars for long periods of time without tiring.
Legendary Leica optics provide a balanced optical performance between contrast and color correction. Maximized light transmission and exceptional resolving power ensure a clear and detailed view, making the Geovid-R a dependable companion in low-light dawn and dusk conditions, when wildlife is most active.
The impressive new Geovid-R rangefinding binoculars bring Leica’s legacy of superb accuracy, ultimate quality and now – new affordability to more hunters.
Leica Geovid-R Technical Specifications
Geovid 8×42 R Geovid 10×42 R Geovid 8×56 R Geovid 15×56 R Order Numbers: 40425 – mtrs 40426 – yds 40427 – mtrs 40428 – yds 40429 – mtrs 40430 – yds 40431 – mtrs 40432 – yds Magnification: 8x 10x 8x 15x Objective Lens Diameter: 42mm 42mm 56mm 56mm Exit Pupil: 6mm 4.2mm 7mm 3.7mm Twilight Factor :18.3 20.5 21.2 28.2 Field of View (FOV): 375’@1000 yds 331’@1000 yds 354’@1000 yds 225’@1000 yds Close Focus Distance Approx.: 18.4 ft Approx. 19.4 ft Diopter Compensation +/- 4 diopters Distance Measurement: 10-1200 yds Display: 4 Character LED with Auto Brightness Adjustment Eyecups: Twist Up/Detachable, with two click stops Focusing: Internal Focusing with Center Focus Wheel Measuring Accuracy: +/- 1 yard to 382 yards +/- 2 yards to 766 yards +/- 0.5% beyond 766 yards Prism System: Roof Prism w/Phase Correction P40 Coating Lens Coatings: Fully MultiCoated w/HDC® External Lens Surface Coating Waterproof: Waterproof to 16.5feet Body: Military Grade Aluminum/Nitrogen Purged Dimensions: (WxHxD) 4.9″x6.8″x2.8″ 4.9″x6.6″x2.8 5.3″x7.2″x2.8″ 5.3″x8.3″x2.8″ Weight with Battery: 33.5 oz 33.3 oz 38.8 OZ 45.9 OZ Laser: Eye-safe, invisible light laser compliant with EN & FDA Class 1 Measuring Modes: Single Measurement or Scan Mode Ballistic System: Yes, Equivalent Horizontal Range (EHR) calculated from 10-600 yds Power Supply: One CR2 Lithium 3 volt battery Battery Life: Approximately 2,000 measurements at 68ᵒ F Included With Delivery:
- Contoured neoprene carrying strap
- Front lens caps
- Eyepiece rainguard
- Codura case