Leica Monovid 8 x 20 with case
The Leica Monovid 8 x 20 with 8-fold magnification is a true high-end monocular. Its elegant design is as impressive as its superior technology; making it ideal for birdwatchers and hikers who need to travel light, or for concert-goers and sports fans alike.
Its special feature:
A close-up lens that allows detailed observation of objects at distances as close as 25-30 cm which is perfect for viewing butterflies and insects. Simply screwing this accessory onto the front lens lets users experience a macro effect that reveals even the finest details. It is also particularly practical: when not in use, the lens can be safely stored in the leather case provided - the best place to keep it safe and sound. Another ingenious feature of the elegant case is its silent magnetic fastener, which ensures that nothing is surprised or scared away.
The aluminum body is nitrogen-filled to prevent misting, and its lenses are coated with water and dirt repellent AquaDuraTM coating. Furthermore, in contrast to all other monoculars, it is not only splash-proof but fully waterproof to a depth of 5m (16.5 ft). So come rain or shine Leica Monovid owners can be certain they will have the perfect view.
Its extremely compact size, versatility, and weight of only 112 g (under 6 oz) makes it an ideal companion that fits in any jacket pocket and can be right at your fingertips whenever you need it.
- Black leather
- 8x magnification for quiet and brilliant image results
- Small, light and compact
- Astonishing macro observations using the included close-up lens
AT A GLANCE
- 8x Magnification
- Close-Up Lens Included
Front lens diameter:
Field of View at 1,000 m:
Objective angle of view:
Close focusing distance:
Approx. 1.8 m
Close focus distance w/close focus lens:
Eyepieces for eyeglass wearers:
Internal focusing via central focusing knob
Coatings on lenses:
High Durable Coating (HDC) and AquaDura coating on outer lens (not on close focus lens)
Coatings on prisms:
Roof prism with phase correction coating P40
Watertight to a depth of 5 m/16.5 ft
Aluminium, nitrogen filled
Thread of close focus lens:
M25 x 0.75
Length with close focus lens:
Approx. 112 g Monocular ; approx. 14 g Close focus lens
Binoculars, conversion lens, wrist strap, eyepiece protection cover, bag with belt loop
All Leica Sport Optic products bought from an authorized North American dealer since Jan 1, 2021 now feature a fully transferable 10-year Passport Protection Plan plus a 30-year Manufacturer’s Warranty. Both aspects of Leica’s commitment to you compromise the following:
- Fully Transferable
- No Warranty Card Required
- No Receipt Required
- No Charge
Please visit our dedicated Warranty Program page for specific rules and conditions.
10 Year Passport Protection Plan
The Leica Passport Protection Plan is completely free and includes a fully transferrable no-questions, no-fault, 10-year accidental damage coverage plan in addition to a 30-year Manufacturer's Warranty. During the first 10-years, Leica will repair or replace any optical binoculars, rangefinder, or spotting scope in the event it is damaged, at no cost to the customer. This is only valid if the unit is purchased within North America, and is sent in to the US repair facility for service.
30 Year Manufacturer’s Warranty:
Moreover, all optical Sport Optics products include a comprehensive 30-year Manufacturer's Warranty, also at no charge. If following the 10-year no-fault coverage plan and a product is determined to have a defect with the optical system, Leica will simply repair or replace it. This excludes impact and water damage. Program valid from the date of purchase from an authorized North American Leica dealer.
Non-optical items such as accessories are warrantied for two years from date of purchase.