Meade Deep Sky Imager IV Colour Astrophotography Camera for telescopes with 12 bit processing and 16 mp sensor and boasts a high frame rrate of 23 per second and works on MAC and PC. Meade's Deep Sky Imager IV! This 12-bit camera was designed to enhance your astrophotography experience like never before. The 2-stage signal to noise ratio greatly reduces thermal noise, allowing you to take long exposed pictures of galaxies, nebulae, and star clusters with your telescope.
The acclaimed Deep Sky Imager (DSI) camera series is better than ever, and its more advanced than ever. Equipped with a 16MP Panasonic CMOS image sensor, regulated two-stage thermoelectric cooler, and 3.8µm pixels, the new DSI IV is the ideal camera for all of your astrophotography pursuits. The low-noise, high-resolution and fast USB 3.0 readout make this camera suitable for both deep-sky and planetary imaging, making it one of the most versatile astronomy cameras available.
The DSI IV offers immense value beyond the camera itself. It not only comes with its own high-quality, weather-resistant hard carrying case, but weve included a new version of SkyCapture camera control software. With complete camera control for all major operating systems including Windows, Mac OS X and Linux, SkyCapture can run automatic image capture sequences without the need to purchase additional software.
Pixels: 16 Megapixels
Pixel Size: 3.8µm x 3.8µm
A/D Conversion: 10 or 12 ADS
Framer Per Second: 23 FPS at Full Resolution
Chip Dimensions: 4/3" (21.9mm diagonal) (17.6mm L x 13.3mm W)
Shutter: Electronic Rolling Shutter
Min/Max Exposure Time: MIN:0.15ms. MAX: 3,600s
Mounting Type: M42x0.75M or 2" Nosepiece
Interface Type: USB 2.0 or 3.0
Back Focus Distance: 17.5mm
Image/Video Format: JPEG, BITMAP, FITS / SER, AVI
Binning: 1x1, 2x2, 3x3
Spectral Range: 405-690nm (with IR-Cut Filter)
Built-in USB Hub: 2 x USB 2.0 Ports
Power Supply: DC 5V over PC USB Port. External Power Adapter for Cooling System, DC12V, 3A
Software: Meade SkyCapture- v2.1 or greater
Accessories: High-Speed USB 3.0 Cable. AC Adapter. 2" Nosepiece. Hard Carry Case
Product Weight: 1.51 lbs.(0.69kg)
Product Dimensions: 8.75cm x 8.16cm x 10.49cm)
Hard Case Weight: 5.24;bs (2.4kg)
Hard Case Dimensions with Camera and Accessories: 11.02" x 9.06" x 5.91" (28cm x 23cm x 15cm)
Minimum system requirements
Operating System: Microsoft Windows. Mac.
CPU Requirements: Equal to Intel Core2 2.8GHz or Higher
Memory & USB Port: 2GB or More. USB 3.0
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