The technology development has catered the ability in humans to have an enhanced vision in the dim light or the darker areas. There are several brands that offer night vision devices to meet the needs of the users in various fields. One among them is the night owl brand that offers night vision devices with high quality and with the implementation of the updated technology. Here, in this article let us look at the best product among the entire product range of monoculars.
Top 5 Picks
The products that are in the best selling category in this particular brand include the following.
|Picture||Name||Key Feature||Price||Our Rating|
|Night Owl Optics 5-Power NOXM50 Night Vision Monocular||Clear Target||$$||(3.7 / 5)|
|Xgen 2.1x Digital Night Vision Viewer||Easy To Use||$||(4.0 / 5)|
|Xgen Xgenpro 3x Digital Night Vision Viewer||Long Battery Life||$$||(3.6 / 5)|
|Night Owl 42mm Night Vision Monocular||Large Angle Focus||$$||(3.7 / 5)|
|Night Owl Igen 20/20 Night Vision Monocular||Adjustable Focus||$$$||(4.3 / 5)|
1. Night Owl Optics 5-Power NOXM50 Night Vision Monocular
The night owl NOXM50 monocular has a high quality, all glass ocular and the objective lenses. It features a focusing wheel at the centre and enables you to lock the target in a few minutes.
With the 5x magnification power, they are capable of viewing the objects from the farthest of the distances. Apart from the magnification they deliver, they also offer you images with crystal clear quality and identify the target objects precisely.
The built-in image intensifier tube is the gen 1 model and with the help of the built-in columnated IR illuminator, the device enables vision even in the complete darkness. Further, the exterior design is rubbery, in order to enable grip while holding the device with single hand.
It is light in weight of 16 oz to be convenient for holding it on a prolonged period and it uses the power of the 3V lithium battery and offers a focus range of 5.7 feet as a minimum. Also, the device comes with a strap for carrying the device wherever you go.
2. Xgen 2.1x Digital Night Vision Viewer
This night owl model uses a low light CCD camera instead of an image intensifier tube to display the images to fit into the small screen. With the help of the 5 programmable modes, the device determines the power of the infrared light and the number of frames usage; in a single second.
The product is compact in design to be enough to fit into the hands of the user and also features several buttons in such a position so as to comfort the user with easy usage. The unit adjusts to the brightness settings by itself.
With the 2.1x magnification they come with, the unit is capable of viewing objects up to 70 yards distance. Further, the product is built with a 20mm lens diameter that can be useful for taking clear quality images.
It uses the AA batteries as the primary source of power supply and offers a good battery performance on the long run. The user friendly device is capable of focusing a 3 foot distance as a minimum. Further, the unit comes with a carry pouch with which it can be carried to anywhere you go.
3. Xgen Xgenpro 3x Digital Night Vision Viewer
As the name suggests, the unit is capable of providing a better night vision even in complete darkness. With the help of the individual controls, the infrared intensity and the frame rates can be adjusted automatically.
With the 37mm lens, it is capable of providing images with better quality to obtain a clear image. The unit comes with a 3x to 6x magnification power; they can focus the images with maximum quality. They come with a field view of 7 degrees.
Further, the device is capable of viewing the objects at a minimum of 24 ft at the range of 200ft and offers a minimal focal length of 1m. Further, the device comes with 4 AA batteries which help in offering long performance.
Also, the digital technology enables the users to operate the device easily with one hand and with a single button as a control.
4. Night Owl 42mm Night Vision Monocular
This night owl product comes with a lightweight design with a strap to handle the device easily. The lens consists of 3 rings in order to facilitate adjustments. The lens is 42 mm in size and provides a wide angle view even in the darker areas.
With the help of the 3x magnification they come with, the product can be used to focus images with better quality. It offers a spectral sensitivity of 400nm to 900nm with the resolution of 32 lp/mm in the center.
It provides a minimal focal distance of 1.5 mm and a field view of 19° at 200 ft distance. The unit comes with a built-in infrared illuminator with the help of which the device in useful for visioning in the darkness.
Also, the device uses single 3V type 123 lithium ion battery which offers long life, however the battery life depends on the infrared usage on the device.
5. Night Owl Igen 20/20 Night Vision Monocular
The monocular makes use of the iGen technology which is considered to be the future of the night vision technology. It is capable of providing a light amplification of 300x to 10000x and avoids the use of image intensifier tube as it is a digital model.
The eyecup is built in 30mm diameter which is surrounded by a rubber material which will help in providing comfort when you view through it. With the help of the eyecup provided, the diopter settings can be adjusted to focus the target.
Focussing the objects becomes easier with the help of the 39mm lens diameter, by rotating it up to 270° until you get the view you desire. With the built-in IR illuminator, the device suits for viewing in darker areas or under low light conditions.
Using 4 AA batteries, the device can offer a long battery life of 4.5 hours which reduces further depending on the brightness you use to view the objects.
These are the top picks from the brand Night owls that have been chosen with respect to the customer ratings and reviews. Consider purchasing one among the above, if you wish to have visioning capacity at the darker areas.