Specifications:

Objective diameter:  40
Magnification:  10 x
Exit pupil: 4 mm
Eye relief (acc. to spec): 16 mm
Useable eye relief (measured from rim of eyecup): 14 mm
IPD:  55 – 75 mm
RFOV:  6.0 degrees = 104 m
Focus type:  CF
Prism system:  Schmidt-Pechan
Waterproof: splash-proof
Weight (measured, with eyepiece cover and strap): 695g
Made in: Portugal

  

Remarks:

Elegance has a name: “Retrovid”. This is the third of three newly launched binoculars in “retro-look” design by Leica, the other two being a 7×35 and a 8×40 model (see separate posts). Externally, they are almost exact clones of the iconic Leitz roof binoculars from the 1960s/1970s. But they come with modern, high quality optics, and performance is overall competitive with modern upmarket binoculars.
See further remarks under seperate posts “Leica Trinovid 2019 (Retrovid) 8×40” and “Leica Trinovid 2019 (Retrovid) 7×35”.

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