Newcon Optik DN 493 6X
Technology: Classic night vision
I2 tube: Gen 3
Type: Weapon sight
Brand: Newcon Optik
Series: DN Series

Newcon Optik DN 493 6X

The DN 493 is Newcon Optik's next generation night vision riflescope. The unit features a manual gain control adjustment and a high quality Gen 3 image intensifier tube with minimum exportable FOM >1500. This scope is easy to service and maintain and provides one of the lowest lifetime costs of ownership amongst riflescopes in its class.

Available in 4x and 6x configurations, the DN 493 is battle hardened and ready for deployment in combat, peacekeeping and public and private infrastructure security.


  • Long observation range
  • Various weapon mounts are available (including European mount)
  • Shockproof, built for use with heavy recoil weapons
  • Automatic brightness control
  • Illuminated mil-dot reticle with adjustable brightness
  • Reticle color (red or yellow) selectable
  • Long eye relief
  • Accurate windage /elevation adjustment with audible clicks
  • Lightweight reinforced plastic body
  • Powerful infrared illuminator (optional)
  • Camera/video adapter (optional)


Lens details165 mm F/2.0
Diopter adjustment-4 +3
Eye relief distance45 mm
Optical zoom6 x
FOV (h/v)6.3 ° / 6.3 °
Focus range8m to infinity
Resolution64 lp/mm
Automatic Brightness Control
Phosphor screenGreen (P22)
Reticle detailsIlluminated mil-dot reticle with adjustable brightness
Windage & elevationAccurate windage /elevation adjustment with audible clicks
IR Illuminator
IR Illuminator detachable
Dimensions (l/w/h)310 mm / 98 mm / 90 mm
Weight1050 g
Number of batteries2
Battery life60 hours
Operating temperature-40 °C / 50 °C
Storage temperature-30.0 °C / 40.0 °C
Environmental ratingMIL-STD-810G
Law enforcement
Search & rescue
Fire fighting
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