Let’s face it, when it comes to the U.S. military, the one key piece of gear that truly sets us apart centers on night vision. When our soldiers and Marines kick off nighttime ops, they dominate the darkness. Luckily, that technology continues to trickle into the civilian market, with prices slowly becoming more manageable each and every year. Serious predator and hog hunters have long utilized this tech to up their game afield. Now they get a new toy with the release of the Steiner Nighthunter S35.

Steiner Nighthunter S35 Thermal Riflescope

This bad boy gives hunters everything they need to completely own the night. It features a state-of-the-art thermal sensor, according to Steiner. Combined with Quantum Vision technology, the riflescope detects dogs and hogs out past 2,000 yards. It reportedly delivers 500-yard shooting capability for killing coyotes and pigs during nighttime hunts.

The optic also comes loaded with features. It utilizes a best-in-class thermal sensor and clear, fast display to get you on target. Meanwhile, six different color palettes and nine different reticles deliver serious customization for preference or scenario while in the field. Better still, the S35 features internal recording, so you get to relive the hunt, and that shot, again and again.

We live in a golden age of precision shooting and optical performance. Combined with the ballistic capabilities of factory ammunition, today’s rifleman enjoys a clear advantage. With a retail price of around $6,600, the Nighthunter S35 comprises an investment. But it delivers a serious package of tech and desired features, perfectly suited to meet the demands of the modern hunter.

The Steiner Nighthunter S35 thermal optic helps hunters own the night.

We’re excited about the new S35 and can’t wait to put one to good use. For even more info, please visit

Steiner Nighthunter S35 Features

  • Quantum Vision
  • 640X480 12μm
  • 50HZ
  • 35MM f/1.0 Focal Length
  • Picture and Video Recording
  • 16GB Internal Storage
  • 2.4 GHZ WiFi
  • Mobile app Connectivity
  • 6 Color Palettes
  • Hot Spot Tracking
  • 9 Reticle Options
  • Easy Zero Process
  • 5 Bullet or Rifle Profiles
  • Picture-in-picture
  • Stadiametric Rangefinder
  • Scene and Shutter Calibration Modes
  • 3 Scene Modes
  • Micro Hdmi Video Out
  • USB-c
  • Rugged Durability
  • Manual Objective Focus
  • ≫ 5.5 Hour Battery Life

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