The Konus Basic 8x21 is a compact binoculars that you can easily take to a sporting event or an evening in the theater. You enlarge your subject by a factor of 8. This way you see the expressions on faces and the game course a lot more detailed. You have a good overview of the larger picture through the wide field of view of 126 meters at 1000 meters distance. Are you ready to watch? You fold the viewer up and take it with you easily. The rubber housing gives you a good grip and the viewer can take a beating.