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A red-dot sight, like this EOTech, can also be teamed up with a magnifying adapter, and thus get you the best of both worlds.

AR-15 Scopes: Magnified Vs. Red Dot

Not taking into account A1 and A2 iron sights, your AR can have one of two types of optics - red-dot sights or magnified scopes. Here's a look at both.

Leupold TS-32X1 Reticle.

A Look at Leupold’s New MOA-based TS-32X1 Reticle

Trying to decode conflicting measurement systems on rifle scopes using MOA- turrets with Mil-based reticles is now a thing of the past on Leupold's line of optics thanks to their new TS-32X1 MOA-based reticle.

FLIR ThermoSight R-Series

SHOT Show 2014: FLIR ThermoSight R-Series

The FLIR ThermoSight R-Series offers something the consumer market has been missing for some time now -- a top-of-the-line thermal scope that, price-wise, falls in line with night vision technology.

Nightforce SHV

SHOT Show 2014: Nightforce SHV

For precision shooters and discriminating hunters that want quality optics at a lower price point, the new Nightforce SHV (Shooter, Hunter, Varminter) answers your wishes.

Bering Optics Night Probe

SHOT Show 2014: Bering Night Vision Attachment

Instead of dropping several thousand dollars on a night-vision scope, check out Bering Optics’ new Night Probe, an attachment that converts almost any daytime scope into a night-vision scope.

Burris' AR-1X Prism Sight

SHOT Show 2014: New Low-Power Optics

From iron sights to high-powered scopes, anyone paying attention knows optics abound in the firearms world. Here are three new low-powered options unveiled at the 2014 SHOT Show that may be worth scoping in on.