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Magnification: 5x 
Field of view: 5.5° 
Display size: 0.35 inch 
Video output 
Laser IR-illuminator, 915 nm (invisible) 
Max. detection range with laser IR on: 300 m

What's in the box

Digital Night Vision Recon 870 | Carrying case Wrist strap | Video cable | Lens cloth | User manual | Warranty card 


Basic functions

Turning on and off the unit, built-in IR-Illuminator and selection of display modes in Recon units is effected by a group of buttons on the top of the unit. Display color modes are as follows: black and white, black and white with increased contrast, green (simulates image in a tube-based NV device) and red (helps eyesight quickly adapt to night conditions after using the NV device). Adjust the screen brightness suitable for you, similar to the Gen 3 brightness control function.

Video Out

The Recon is equipped with a jack allowing connection of external video recording sources or TV set facilitating long-time stationary viewing.

Built-In Invisible IR Illuminator

Digital night vision scopes Recon 770/ 770R/ X870 are supplied with built-in IR Laser Illuminator complying with Class 1 laser safety. The laser IR Illuminator operates in the covert IR range (915 nm), invisible to the unaided human eye. 


The Recon night vision scopes are equipped with an original mount fitting which combines a ¼“ tripod socket (to enable mounting on a tripod) and a Mil – STD 1913 weaver short rail to enable mounting different accessories including auxiliary IRs, sound amplification and other systems.

Electronic components
Sensor type CCD, 1/3"
Camera resolution, pixels 500x582
Display type LCD
Display Resolution, pix. VGA 640x480
Video OUT availability analog
Optical characteristics
Magnification, x 5
Lens diameter, mm 50
Lens focus, mm 50
Relative aperture, D/f' 1:1
Field of View,°, horizontal 5.5
Resolution, lines per mm ≥ 50
Minimum focusing distance, m 3
Optical characteristics
Eye Relief, mm 12
Exit Pupil, mm 4
Diopter adjustment, dptr. -5 ... + 5
Emitter Laser
IR Wavelength, nm 915
Range of Detection, m
Range of detection, m (object 1.7m high, illumination level 0.05 lux ("1/4 moon") 300
Power Supply
Power Supply, V 4 ÷ 6
Battery type 4xAA
Battery Life (w/out IR), hour 9...12
Physical & operational characteristics
Dimensions, mm 176x83x62
Weight (without batteries), kg 0.4