Alpha Optics AO-1224/1324 NV Monocular

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Alpha Optics AO-1224/1334 Night Vision Monocular

Key Features:

- Compact, lightweight, rugged

- Hands-free operation

- Integrated IR Illuminator

- Head, helmet or weapon mountable

- Ergonomic design

- Automatic brightness control

- Automatic cut-off when tilted in vertical position

- Photo and video equipment adaptable

- Water-, corrosion- and dust-resistant


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Magnification 1x
Field of View 40°
Image Intesifier TubeGen 2+, Gen 3
Diopter Adjustmentfrom -4 to +5
Focus Range0.25 m to infinity
Lens System26 mm; F/1.2
Detection Range, approx275 - 300 m
Recognition range, approx175 - 225 m
Led IndicatorsYES
Battery TypeOne 1.5 V AA
Battery Life (operating)Up to 40 hours at 20°C
Operating TemperatureFrom -40°C to +50°C
Enviromental Ratingmeets IPX6 rating
Humidity, %up to 98%
Shockproof0.223, 7.62x39 and similar
Dimensions (L x W x H)115 x 79 x 56 mm
Weight365 g


The Alpha Optics AO-1224/1324 is a very compact and lightweight hand-held night vision monocular device that utilizes a single Generation II/III intensifier tube to provide crisp, clear images under the darkest conditions featuring rugged, ergonomic design and durable body made of glass-filled polyamide. A built-in IR illuminator makes it possible to use the unit in low light or total darkness. LED lights indicate low battery and show the user that the IR illuminator is on. The Alpha Optics AO-1224/1324 has unique features including automatic brightness control to achieve the highest image quality in varying light conditions, a low battery and IR-ON indicators, and a built-in “flip‐up” OFF switch which turns the device off when it is tilted into a vertical position.

Small, lightweight and versatile, the Alpha Optics AO-1224/1324 gives you a high-performance selected Gen 2+ green or white phosphor image intensifier tube and Unfilmed Gen 3.  To enhance viewing capabilities, the system can be paired with a 3.0x, 4.0x or 6.6x magnifier lenses (sold separately). The Alpha Optics AO-1224/1324 runs from a single AA battery. The Alpha Optics AO-1224/1324 can be handheld, or head/helmet-mounted for hands-free use, or attached to a camera or camcorder for nighttime photography. The Alpha Optics AO-1224/1324 an outstanding choice for professional Night Vision applications.