The Bushnell 8x40 Birder Binocular is a specially designed unit meant to please the budget-conscious bird watcher or naturalist who wants great views without great cost.  It provides good magnification for birding, with a comfortably large exit pupil that's easy to keep steady in front of your eyes.  The porro prism design provides a great sense of depth to your subjects thanks to the wide spacing between the objective lenses.


  • An entry-level porro prism birding binocular with a 7° angle of view
  • BK7 Porro prisms
  • Multicoated optics
  • Textured center focus knob
  • Rugged, non-slip rubber armor
  • Peel-down style rubber eyecups
  • Can be used with tripods, monopods, and car window supports


Prism Type Porro
Magnification 8x
Objective Lens Diameter 40 mm
Angle of View 6.3°
Field of View -1' @ 1000 yd / -0.33 m @ 1000 m
Minimum Focus Distance 90.4' / 27.55 m
Exit Pupil Diameter 5 mm
Eye Relief 12 mm
Focus Type Center
Tripod Mount None
Dimensions 7 x 2.4 x 6.5" / 17.78 x 6.1 x 16.51 cm
Weight 1.14 lb / 517.09 g

Bushnell 8x40 Binocular

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