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Large aperture optics with the simple to use wi-fi technology of the Astro - Fi mount provides stunning views and fast setup goto conveniently operated from your smartphone. Celestron isnt changing the way we experience astronomy, but is definitely changing the way you interact with the night sky. The Astro Fi 130mm Newtonian is a fully featured Newtonian telescope that can be controlled with your smart phone or tablet using the free Celestron SkyPortal app. Celestrons SkyPortal app replaces the traditional telescope hand control for a 100% wireless experience. Just hold your smart device up to the night sky. When you find an object youd like to view, tap the screen. Your Astro Fi telescope automatically slews to the object, while the screen displays information about it. Its never been more fun to explore the universe!
CONTROL FROM YOUR PHONE OR TABLETThe Astro Fi 130 creates its own wireless connection, so it can communicate with your device even in remote locations where WiFi or cellular networks arent available.Download the SKYPORTAL APPGetting ready to observe is quick and painless thanks to Celestrons award-winning SkyAlign technology. Center any three bright objects in the eyepiece, and your telescope calculates its position. You can even generate a Sky Tour of all the best celestial objects to view based on your exact time and location.TRUSTED CELESTRON OPTICSInnovative WiFi technology powers the Astro Fi, but its the optics inside the telescope tube that make it a Celestron. For over 50 years, weve led the industry in optical technology and we put that experience into the Astro Fi 130. This 130mm refractor with fully coated optics offers dazzling views of craters on the Moon, the rings of Saturn, the Great Red Spot on Jupiter, the Orion Nebula, the Hercules Globular Cluster and so much more. The large 130mm aperture offers the best resolution and the short focal length gives you incredibly wide fields of view.INCLUDED IN THE BOXTelescopeTripodMount2x EyepiecesStarpointerBattery packOptical Design Newtonian ReflectorAperture (mm) 130 mm (5.19 in)Focal Length 650 mm (25.59 in)Focal Ratio 5Focal Length of Eyepiece 25 mm Magnification 26xFocal Length of Eyepiece 10 mm Magnification 65xFinderscope StarPointerStar Diagonal 1.25"Mount Type Single Fork Arm AltazimuthAccessory Tray Includes rubberized smartphone or tablet holderTripod AluminumLimiting Stellar Magnitude 13.1Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye) 345xOptical Coating Aluminum with SiO2Slew Speeds Up to 3 deg/secondTracking Rates Sidereal, Solar, and LunarAlignment Procedures SkyAlign, 3-Star Align, Solar System AlignCommunication Ports Aux port for optional hand controlDatabase Over 120,000 objects including 220 of the best deep sky and solar system objects
Excellent First Astro Telescope Exceeded my aim to show grandchildren clear views of moon and planets. Bright image and good tracking accuracy at a reasonable price. Wi-Fi control works fine in rural areas. NexStar+ hand controller a useful addition as is Celestron Power Tank. (21/07/2017) MB - Cambridgeshire