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Bushnell H2O 10x42

Bushnell H2O 10x42
alaScore 70

104 reviews

Apr, 2014

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 104 reviews from magazines and websites. Opinions about the design and size are generally positive. The usability and value for money also get good feedback.

value for money, usability, size, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Binoculars the Bushnell H2O 10x42 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 70/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 104 reviews)

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Bushnell H2O 7x50


Bushnell's binoculars are quite readily available so if you are looking for a new pair, the 7x50 H20 unit probably does what you need. For any serious enthusiast there are better models, but within a higher price range. Great your first set of...

Non-stick rubber casing100% WaterproofQuality Bushnell nameCan be tripod fitted

Low-end model

Binoculars aren't cheap these days and given there likely exposure to...

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Amazon review summary for Bushnell H2O 10x42


alaTest has collected and analyzed 57 user reviews of Bushnell H2O 10x42 from The average user rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Binoculars on

value for money, usability, design, size

88% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Bushnell H2O 10x42 Porro Prism Waterproof/Fogproof BinocularBUSHNELL 13 1005 H2O WATERPROOF BINOCULARS (10 X 25MM)Bushnell 12-0150 10x50 Legacy WP Wide Angle Binoculars Plus Accessory Package

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Bushnell 10x42 H2O Waterproof/Fogproof Binoculars


Excellent in relation to low price.Small in size, small in price, big on funPros:Nice feel. Fun magnification in a small size. Focus works well.Cons:Neck strap offers no comfort or length adjustability. Made in China.


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Great Gift!


I bought this as a birthday gift for my boyfriend and he was thrilled! He kayaks and bird watches and will use the binoculars at the horse track so these binoculars are a perfect fit.

Compact ; Strong Construction ; Waterproof

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These binos made our holiday


My wife and I were holidaying in Kenya. These binoculars were just perfect for big game hunting in the Masai Mara - perfect magnification, clear resolution, good in low light, dust-proof and waterproof. They helped us see some fabulous game at a goodly...

Easy to Use","Excellent in Low Light","Great Resolution

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Really well built, good value, heavy


I bought these binoculars for general use when motorhoming, including bird-watching, athletics and just looking at the view! I was not disappointed. They are crystal clear, rugged and waterproof - a vast improvement on my previous budget model. They...

Easy to Use


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Fantastic for wildlife viewing!


Absolutely superb for viewing wildlife both reasonably near and afar; a MUST for Glacier, Yellowstone and Glacier National Parks!

Close Focus ; Compact ; Lightweight ; Quality Lenses ; Strong Construction ; Works Well With Glasses

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Bushnell 10x42 H2O Waterproof/Fogproof Binoculars


These binoculars represent a good value for the money.BUSHNELL POWERVIEW 12x25 BINOCULARS 131225Pros:These are a good set of entry level binoculars.Cons:They are not waterproof or fogproof.

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Bushnell 10x42 H2O Waterproof/Fogproof Binoculars


These binoculars are waterproof and fogproof, and are a good value for the money.BUSHNELL H2O 10x25 WATERPROOF FRP BINOCULARS 131006 AND 131005Pros:These binoculars are a very good value for the money.Cons:None.

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These binoculars are a very good value for the money


Product Specifications

The Legend series binoculars should be on the wish list of any serious outdoor enthusiast. Powerful magnification and crystal clear BaK-4 optics deliver a full range of color and clarity - images like no other in their class. Pick them up and you'll instantly notice how nicely balanced the solid, grippy rubber-armored design is. O-ring sealed and nitrogen-purged for total protection from the elements - the Legend series also features RAINGUARD, a patented Bushnell lens-coating technology that offers remarkable fogproof performance. Rain or shine. Dusk to dawn. Legend binoculars set a standard that other similarly priced products cannot match. PRODUCT FEATURES: PC-3 phase-coated BaK-4 roof prisms; Fully multi-coated optics allows maximum light transmission for optimum brightness; Heavy-duty, 100% waterproof/fogproof construction; Rainguard, water-repellent lens coating; Long eye relief; Twist-up eyecups allow quick adjustment for optimum eye relief; Large center focus knob for precise focusing - even when wearing gloves; Trim, ergonomic shape for easy, all-day use; Textured, non-glare, non-slip rubber armor absorbs shock; Knurled diopter adjustment for precise and reliable adjustments.

Dimensions & Weight



Manufacturer:Bushnell Performance Optics
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Bushnell/Bushnell H2O

Lens System

Focus Adjustment:Manual


CE Product Type:Eyepiece

Optical System

Eye Relief:12m/12mm/15mm/16mm/9mm
Objective Lens Diameter:24mm/25mm/42mm/60mm
Prism System:Porro/Roof
Special Functions:Fogproof / Waterproof/Waterproof/Waterproof / Zoom
Type:Binoculars/Spotting scope


Type: None

Service & Support

Type:Limited lifetime warranty