So you have decided to buy a binocular and you do not have any idea which is the best for you. The usual step that anyone would do are
- Search on e-commerce site for bets selling binocular
- Read reviews and ratings based on the site
- Check the price
- Buy whichever suits your budget
In many cases, you may repent later that it is not what you expected. If you are confused that the reviews of some binoculars are somewhat misleading, it is because you are not really clear on what you want.
The best steps to follow before buying binocular are
- Find out for what purpose you need the binocular for
- Read about various parameters that are marked as specification of binoculars
- Fix values for each, it is better to fix a range as one cannot satisfy all parameters as per their liking. Remember there is no binocular that can have a better field of view and great magnification and night vision. There has to be a compromise and a range within which you can compromise.
- Read reviews on the internet on the particular type of binocular you want to purchase. It is better to read reviews of professionals and common people rather than reading them on the brand website itself.
- Narrow down your choices to 2 or 4 brands and products
- Search on an e-commerce site to see the ratings and reviews of these products. Check their ratings, feedback, and queries.
- Finally, check the price and adjust your budget if needed and fix the product you plan to buy.
- Look for many sites where the best price is offered for the selected product and buy from there.
Thus it is not just about reviews but what reviews to read is also important when it comes to buying binoculars and making the right choice.