10 Best Binoculars Apps for Android & iOS

Have you ever been in situations when you needed to see an object in a far distance but did not have binoculars with you? Imagine that your smartphone can help you in such moments.

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Various binoculars simulator apps were created for both Android and iOS devices. Have a look at a list of the best binoculars apps below, then download and try them:

Military Binoculars Simulated

Military Binoculars Simulated – is one of the best binoculars apps if you hold an Android device. The developers created a unique design simulating real army binoculars. The app is absolutely free but contains many ads.

The app features:

  • Zoom an image in and out. (this action is accompanied by a specific sound). The magnification is up to 4 times.
  • The app displays some of the observed information on a screen looking very similar to the professional military binoculars.
  • Ability to take a snapshot of a magnified image to have a better look at the interesting object.

In situations when you need to have a better view of distant objects, the Military Binoculars app will perfectly suit your needs. It can be used for hunting, or hiking, or any other outdoor activity. Note that the clarity of the image depends on the capacity of your device camera.

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Binoculars G44

Binoculars G44 is professional digital binoculars available for both Android & iOS platforms.  The app will ask your permission to take photos and videos. The app is easy to use and has various features:

  • The app has a built-in compass that can be helpful in the woods.
  • The app has a 30x zoom.
  • Night mode. You can light up the image in a dark environment to enhance the clarity of a picture.
  • There is a Black & White mode to change the chromaticity.
  • You can not only take photos but to record videos.
  • The app has its own folder to store all videos and photos.

All features are shown on the screen and can be accessed with one click. There is also a button on the screen that suggests removing ads. You will have two options. Either to remove ads just for 24 hours by watching advertising video or purchasing unlimited free-ads access for a small fee.

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HD Zoom Binoculars Camera

HD Zoom Binoculars Camera offers a great variety of magnification options. With this tool, you can take a picture of objects even if they are located too far.

The first step you need to do – enable several permissions and point the camera at the desired object.

On the bottom of the screen, you can adjust the zoom in/out options, switch to various color effects, or customize amplifiers parameters.

The application supports both video and picture zooming. Plus, you can use both front and rear cameras.

Furthermore, the app comes with an integrated flashlight option, therefore you can use it even in low light conditions.

Users can use autofocus or apply manual focus by tapping on the screen to highlight the necessary objects.



Binoculars Shoot Zoom Camera

This simple binoculars app was created for iPhone and iPad users. Easy to use and free binoculars will always be in your pocket, no matter what place will you visit. Whether you want to see the Eiffel Tower or a tiny squirrel in the forest. Take a look at tiny elements on landmarks with the help of the digital binoculars.

Main features of the app:

  • Zoom an image in and out to magnify an object.
  • Capture the photo of the object in order to take a look at it later.
  • The flashlight is managed through the app. You can use it to illuminate objects’ things for a brighter image.

The app is free with some small ads. Full-screen advertisements have been recently removed.


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Military Binoculars Pro

Here we have a binoculars app for iOS devices. First of all, Military Binoculars Pro is especially convenient by its angle of view – the picture is displayed in a way you would be using real binoculars. All the leverages for adjusting the image are places very conveniently as well, so you can easily zoom in and out and focus on different objects.

It is possible to take pictures within the app as well. And just like in the real military, they will be protected with a password. Overall, this app will be suitable for a younger audience since it brings a game vibe. You can, of course, use it to watch some objects, but the overall interface design here brings a feeling you are playing a game.


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Binoculars & Light

Binoculars & Light is an extremely lightweight application that runs as binoculars. Due to this tool, users can zoom in or zoom out everything they want just in a few seconds.

Once you have launched the app, you will be instantly transferred to the camera window. There is an embedded slider developed for managing zoom in/out functions.

On the bottom of the screen, you can also find three buttons. The first one enables users to take a picture in a dark mode. Here you can also use a built-in flash. Click on the second button to automatically save the picture in your media library.

Moving on, the integrated magnifier comes with autofocus and manual focus.

As for the app’s interface, it is quite clear to manage. You will not find any excessive features there, that’s why everything works fast and simple.

Summarizing all the points, Binoculars & Light will be suitable for all kinds of users, therefore it comes with plenty of rave reviews.

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Telescope & Binoculars Zoom HD

Zoom HD Camera allows users to take high-quality pictures and use zoom in/out options. The application provides users with professional zoom HD not only for pictures but videos as well.

First of all, we would like to admit that this app is quite lightweight, so you will install it in a few seconds.

Before you start using this tool, you will have to enable several permissions. On the camera page, you will gain access to the assorted modes – e.g. Auto mode, Day Light, Cloudy Day, etc.

Below you can adjust the built-in runner to achieve an appropriate zooming position. Users can also customize color and light settings by adjusting the built-in sliders.

As for the additional features, the app also supports Sun Moon Log, Compass, Auto Focus, etc.

When everything is ready, press the round button on the right side of the screen and the app will instantly save your creation in the media library.

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For those who want to get really serious with their binoculars app, you need this app. If you have a smartphone with a more or less powerful camera, then it will bring you wide possibilities for zooming and will make you phone feel like real binoculars with the HD definition of the picture.

One of the prominent features of BINOCULARS 35X is that it also has a night mode that allows you to see everything perfectly even in a night time. When you open this app you get something in between of mega detailed camera and binoculars.

There are dozens of settings that help to improve the picture on the screen of your smartphone and see even the tiniest details. For example, you can regulate the light runner to get the best view at the night time. You can make photos and videos at the daytime and night time.

When the app is launched, you can see that the screen is divided into 9 squares. You can tap on the each square to concentrate on the object that lies in it.

The app is available both for iOS and Android. Another feature here that will make you feel like you’re using professional binoculars is the time and date, and GPS data in the lower corner of the screen.


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Virtual Binoculars Lite

This app will be suitable for those who want to get a fancy version of binoculars. An interesting fact about this app is despite the fact that it combines the game style of the interface and the true functionally of real binoculars. Using Virtual Binocular Lite you can both observe the objects and take pictures.

Overall, the app is simple. By the way, another feature that distinguishes it from other apps is in order to use it you need to log in with a Facebook account.

The advantage here is that you will see everything in the true HD plus all the filters that will be layered will make the picture look astonishing. But, as was said before, this is not a fully “professional” binoculars app. It will be more suitable to make fancy binoculars stories for your Instagram with it.

To be completely honest, there is no binocular app that can turn the ancient smartphone with a soap-box like a camera into a supreme binocular device with HD resolution of picture. However, it can be a lot of fun using this app.


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Binoculars V11 HD Zoom Camera

Binoculars V11 HD Zoom Camera is a top-grade tool that allows users to zoom in or zoom out pictures. The application is compatible with all devices.

After downloading, tap on the screen to launch the application. Then, you will gain access to the camera mode. Here you can adjust all the parameters on the bottom of the screen.

Click on the “+”  or “–” buttons to adjust zooming options. You can also attune the light amplifier the same way.

Moving on, users can even use the zoom function for videos. Just press the video button to switch to video recording.

We have to mention that this tool supports HD quality.

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