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Vortex Diamondback 1.75 5×32 Review » Budget Vortex Hunting Scope

vortex diamondback 1.75 5x32

In this Vortex Diamondback 1.75 5×32 review, we will highlight the features, specs, pros, and cons of this scope to help you understand if it is the right scope for your needs.

If you are looking for the best Vortex scope with a 32mm objective lens, you should consider Vortex Diamondback 1.75-5×32 scope.

The Vortex Diamondback 1.75-5x32mm Riflescope is an exceptional hunting budget Vortex scope that is designed to work in a wide range of situations.

This scope is a perfect choice for short range hunting and fits in a wide range of rifles.

Let us begin the Vortex Diamondback 1.75-5×32 review by looking at the specifications of this scope to learn more about what you can expect from this scope.

Vortex Diamondback 1.75-5×32 Specifications

Scope Specifications

vortex diamondback 1.75 5x32 review

Objective Lens Diameter: 32 mm

Magnification Range:    1.75 – 5 x

Reticle Type:      Dead-Hold BDC

Tube Diameter: 1 inch

Reticle Focal Plane: Second Focal Plane (SFP)

Exit Pupil: 6 – 18.29 mm

Field of View, Linear: 23.1 – 68.3 ft. at 100 yds.

Eye Relief:  3.5 – 3.7 in

Color: Black

Weight: 12.8 oz

Fabric| Material: Aircraft Grade Aluminum

Length: 10.2 inches

Width: 3.25 inches

Height: 1.55 inches

Illumination: Non-Illuminated

Adjustment Type: 1/4 MOA

Parallax / Focus Range: 100 yds / 100 yds to infinity

Optical Coating:  Fully Multi-Coated

Water Resistance Level: Waterproof

Shockproof: Yes

Fogproof: Yes

Finish:   Hard Anodized

Package Type:   Box

Magnification Type: Variable

W/E Travel at 100 Yds.: 125/125 MOA



Vortex Diamondback 1.75 5×32 Review In-depth


vortex diamondback 1.75 5x32 review




As you can see in the specifications table above Vortex Diamondback 1.75-5×32 scope is designed as a second focal plane budget scope that is ideal for hunting. This scope is priced below 200 dollars and delivers a great value for money.

In comparison with similar magnification scopes for the same price range, Vortex Diamondback 1.75-5×32 is a good choice for hunting.

Let us look at the features of this scope to understand why you should consider it as a good Vortex budget scope for hunting.


  • Vortex Diamondback 1.75-5×32 scope offers the versatility needed for a good hunting scope it first well for the big game, slug gun, and any other hunting applications you have in mind. It can be effectively used for any short-range shooting application.
  • It features a Dead-Hold BDC reticle that is good for any hunting or recreational shooting at variable ranges where approximating hold-over is important.
  • Vortex Diamondback 1.75-5×32 has fully multi-coated lenses that guarantee crystal clear, and bright images that make it a great hunting scope for dawn to dusk.
  • It features a fast-focus eyepiece that allows quick and easy reticle focusing thereby improving the shooting experience and accuracy.
  • Vortex Diamondback 1.75-5×32 scope has metal on metal precision turrets that offer the ability to zero reset after sight-in and also comes with a precision glide erector system that guarantees high accurate tracking and repeatability.
  • It is Argon purged and O-ring sealed to ensure it delivers a lifetime fog proof and waterproof performance.
  • Finally, this Vortex scope has a solid one-piece tube construction that is hard anodized to give it a durable finish and make it shockproof and highly.


  • The  best affordable Vortex scope that is priced below 200 dollars
  • It is highly versatile and fit a wide range of applications
  • Has BDC reticle which is good for improved accuracy
  • Sturdy construction and highly durable scope
  • Clear glass and good value for money at that price range
  • Good scope for beginners


  • Has reports of poor quality build


In this Vortex Diamondback 1.75-5×32review, we have highlighted the specs, features, pros, and cons of this scope. Overall we would rate this scope as a good beginner scope especially for someone looking for a low-budget Vortex scope that is for short-range application. It also makes a good affordable Vortex hunting scope.