Vortex Viper HD 12×50

$739.99 $559.99

Viper® HD binoculars not only knock on the door of top-tier optical performance, they wedge a foot in. Wingman to our Razor® line, the advanced optical system in this powerhouse uses HD, XR fully multi-coated lenses for stunning image quality and superior light transmission. No matter the hunt, Viper HD’s are up to the task. Period.

Available, Usually Ships Within 7 - 10 Days

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The Viper HD—a premium-quality binocular packed with everything you need and nothing you don’t. Rugged, compact and lightweight (one of the lightest full-size binoculars to date), it’s easy to see why the Vipers are award winners. Add in HD (High Density) extra-low dispersion glass for impressive resolution and color fidelity and the Vipers change more than the game. They change the results, too.

Optical Features

HD Lens Elements HD (High Density) extra-low dispersion glass delivers impressive resolution and color fidelity, resulting in High Definition images
XR™ Fully Multi-Coated Proprietary coatings increase light transmission with multiple anti-reflective coatings on all air-to-glass surfaces
Dielectric Prism Coatings Multi-layer prism coatings provide bright, clear, color-accurate images
Phase Correction Coating on roof prism models enhances resolution and contrast

Construction Features

Roof Prism Valued for greater durability and a more compact size
Waterproof O-ring seals prevent moisture, dust and debris from penetrating the binocular for reliable performance in all environments
Fogproof Argon gas purging prevents internal fogging over a wide range of temperatures
ArmorTek Ultra-hard, scratch-resistant coating protects exterior lenses from scratches, oil and dirt
Rubber Armor Provides a secure, non-slip grip, and durable external protection

Convenience Features

Adjustable Eyecups Twist up and down to precise, intermediate settings to maximize custom fit for comfortable viewing with or without eyeglasses
Center Focus Wheel Adjusts the focus of both binocular barrels at the same time
Locking Diopter Adjusts for differences in a user’s eyes. Located on right eyepiece
Tripod Adaptable Compatible with a tripod adapter, allowing use on a tripod or car window mount


Magnification 12 x
Objective Lens Diameter 50 mm
Eye Relief 16 mm
Exit Pupil 4.1 mm
Linear Field of View 288 feet/1000 yards
Angular Field of View 5.5°
Close Focus 9.5 feet
IPD 59-75 mm
Height 6.5 inches
Width 5.2 inches
Weight 28.8 ounces

Whats In The Box?

  • Rainguard eyepiece cover
  • Tethered objective lens covers
  • Comfort neck strap
  • Deluxe padded carry case