Quasar™ Sensor Loupe®     Competition
High grade K9 optical glass
with MgF2 Flourine coating
  Acrylic plastic lens
BriteVue XL™ — 6 super bright LEDs   4 Standard LEDs
7x magnification models   4x-5x magnification
One lens   One lens + one flat glass
Compact   Bulky
Easy on/off light switch   Difficult push button light switch
Classic hand case   Bulky carrying case
Lens easily accessible for cleaning   Inaccessible to clean inside the lens
No mounting required   Needs to be mounted
Multipurpose (jewelry inspection, film inspection, naturalists studies, etc.)   For camera sensor only