The Celestron SkyProdigy 130mm Reflector Telescope has been designed to balance power and portability. This telescope is computerized and comes equipped with SkyAlign. It offers a high quality 130mm refractor, while maintaining a lightweight computerized mount, and features such as the ?built-on StarPointer finderscope, you'll be assisted with alignment and accurately locating objects. This telescope is great for the beginner and avid stargazer alike. It has a sturdy aluminum tripod and accessory tray included and a quick-release computerized base, optical tube and accessory tray for quick no tool set up, making star gazing or astro-imaging a breeze. This telescop is good for terrestrial and celestrial obersving, giving you double the use for it.
Because this telescope comes with a computerized mount, it opens up a whole new world of possibilities. It utilizes the proven NexStar computer control technology, which is a database that allows the telescope to locate over 4,000 celestial objects. It also allows for a flash upgradeable hand control software and motor control units for downloading product updates over the Internet. It is designed with an internal battery compartment to prevent the cord from wrapping during use.
In The Box
Celestron SkyProdigy 130mm Reflector Telescope
2 x Eyepieces: 9 mm and 25 mm
Stainless Steel Tripod
Quick Release Accessory Tray
CDROM: The SkyX First Light Edition
Celestron Two Year Warranty
Optical Design Newtonian Reflector
Aperture 130 mm
Focal Length 650 mm
Focal Ratio f/5
Eyepiece Barrel Diameter 1.25"
Resolving Power Rayleigh: 1.07 arcsec
Dawes: 0.89 arcsec
Mount Type Motorized Altazimuth
Power Source 8 user-supplied AA size alkaline batteries or optional 12V AC adapter