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Unistellar eQuinox 2 Smart Telescope for Light Polluted Cities with Unistellar Telescope Backpack

  • mfr: UNI-BACKPACK_K3
  • SKU: UNIEQUINOX2BACP
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Product highlights

  • 6.2 MP image resolution
  • 450mm focal length
  • 300 mil visible stars
  • Light pollution reduction
  • Field of View: 34 x 47 arcmin
  • 64GB Storage Capacity
  • A sturdy tripod with extendable legs
  • Integrated level and built-in 11-hour battery
  • App with 5.000+ objects catalog
  • Motorized Alt-Az mount
  • Meteor Gray Color

Unistellar eQuinox 2 Smart Telescope for Light Polluted Cities with Unistellar Telescope Backpack

Unistellar eVscope and eQuinox Telescope Backpack

Carefully designed with the world-leading manufacturer of large telephoto lens transportation bags, the eVscope, and eQuinox backpack is made of tough reinforced fabric, and carefully padded with high-density foam to protect your telescope from any shock.

  • Compatible for use with the Unistellar eVscope and  eQuinox
  • Built-in foam inserts precisely match the shape of your eQuinox or eVscope
  • Internal strap to securely fasten the instrument while backpacking
  • Removable rain shield (protects it from rain and humidity - located inside the pocket, at the bottom of the backpack).
  • Padded adjustable shoulder straps.
  • 5 small internal pockets: 2 zipped, 2 to hold telescope cap and eyepiece lids
  • Ventilated back panel
  • 2 large external and 1 hip belt zipped pocket

Unistellar eQuinox 2 Smart Telescope for Light Polluted Cities

The eQuinox 2 is a new product from Unistellar slated for release in February 2023. It makes discovering the Universe accessible even in heavily light-polluted cities thanks to its smart light pollution reduction capabilities:

Enhanced Vision

Reveals the stunning colors of Jupiter’s great red spot in real time, the beautiful pink and purple colors of the Orion Nebula, our nearest stellar nursery, and the Whirlpool Galaxy colliding with a smaller nearby galaxy.

Autonomous Field Detection

Allows you to quickly and accurately discover comet Neowise’s tail, the rings of Saturn, and the vivid colors of the Dumbbell nebula from anywhere.

Smart Telescope

Turn your smartphone into a space control station, with a 100% app-controlled telescope.

Citizen Science

Helps you contribute to real space science findings, from asteroid Apophis and exoplanets to NASA missions, turning you into a citizen astronomer.

How does eQuinox 2 differentiate from the eVscope 2?

The main difference between the two products is that the eVscope 2 benefits from an eyepiece co-designed with Nikon, Unistellar’s optical partner.

Optical equipment

The combination of a mirror of 114mm and a focal of 450mm makes our telescope fast and versatile in observing nebulae, galaxies, and planets.

The field of view

The field of view is 34 x 47 arcmin, enough to observe the full moon.

Even City-Dwellers Can Enjoy the Universe

The eQuinox 2 is an unprecedented package of advanced technologies and amazing designs that make space accessible even in light-polluted cities

Thanks to its Smart Light Pollution Reduction technology, relying on Unistellar’s in-house state-of-the-art image processing to autonomously filter city lights' impact, the eQuinox 2 provides unprecedented high-resolution images even from downtown, revealing the vibrant blue and red colors of the Ring Nebula.

Reveal the hidden colors and details of galaxies and nebulae, live

Unistellar’s enhanced vision technology provides a unique experience, stacking and live treating the images observed by the telescope to reveal the wonders of outer space.

With eQuinox 2, you can now experience the wonders of the universe by diving into the striking colors of the Dumbbell Nebula or the Cigar galaxy, 11.4 million light years away.

Enjoy observing the wonders of our solar system planets

Fast, simple and precise enough to clearly observe the solar system planets such as Mars, the red planet, the eQuinox 2 benefits from a uniquely smart optical design.

Benefiting from Unistellar's enhanced vision technology, adapted for planetary observation, users can now easily observe Jupiter, Saturn, and Mars. Within a few seconds, reveal the great red spot of Jupiter and its colored bands.

The eQuinox 2 continuously catches images of the planet, selects the best ones and combines them to increase contrast and colors.

Smart and Connected

Turn your smartphone or your tablet into a space control station. Thanks to the Unistellar app, you are one click away from choosing and observing Jupiter or the Hercules globular cluster. The eQuinox 2’s catalog of more than 5,000 objects will provide you with detailed information for each of your targets.

Outer space is no longer restricted to those able to dedicate the countless hours it takes to master complex set-ups with multiple instruments.

Look at the stars within a few minutes

Enjoy the click-and-wow telescope that is ready to explore space in just 2 minutes. In just one minute, the eQuinox 2 is unpacked and at work, and a minute later you are observing the Whirlpool galaxy in full color and detail.

Even when only a few stars are visible, the eQuinox 2’s Autonomous Field Detection technology is able to orient itself automatically in the sky within just a few seconds, after locating itself on Earth thanks to your smartphone’s GPS. The eQuinox 2 contains its own database of 37 million stars: At night, even when the human eye cannot distinguish stars, the smart telescope is able to spot them and, through Autonomous Field Detection, compare their positions to its database to get a clear and automated understanding of where it is pointing.

Become a citizen astronomer

Thanks to partnerships with renowned scientific organizations, like the SETI Institute, as well as NASA in the case of our exoplanet detection program, the eQuinox 2 will allow you to become a citizen astronomer, contributing to cutting-edge research on exoplanets, asteroids, comets, and much more. Join our vibrant global community of more than 10,000 citizen astronomers and turn into a space explorer.

Contributing to NASA missions

With your eQuinox 2, you will be able to directly contribute to key space missions.

In the US, citizen astronomers from the Unistellar community who helped NASA’s Lucy mission to the Trojan asteroids were then invited by NASA to attend the launch of the mission.

Citizen astronomers from the Unistellar community were among the very few to observe and record the impact of DART, the very first space planetary defense drill in human history.

Join the Unistellar network of citizen astronomers and become a space explorer yourself.

Specifications

Unistellar eVscope and eQuinox Telescope Backpack

General
Interior Dimensions Not Available
Weight 4.5 lbs
Carry/Transport Options Shoulder Strap
Monopod/Tripod Holder No
Bags/Case Features Not Available
Padded Yes

Unistellar eVscope and eQuinox Telescope Backpack

Enviornmental
Operating Temperature Not Available

Unistellar eQuinox 2 Smart Telescope for Light Polluted Cities

Optical Tube Assembly
Focal Length 450mm

Unistellar eQuinox 2 Smart Telescope for Light Polluted Cities

General
Weight 9 kg

Unistellar eQuinox 2 Smart Telescope for Light Polluted Cities

Filtration
Blocking Filter Not Available

Unistellar eQuinox 2 Smart Telescope for Light Polluted Cities

Mount
Mount Type Alt-Az Mount

Questions

Customer Questions
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Returns

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You will receive a full refund when you return an item in its original manufacturer’s packaging, undamaged and unmarked. If the item you are returning is priced at less than $35, you will be charged a 15% restocking fee. Please note you will not be refunded any shipping charges. 
You have 30 days to make a return. During the holiday season, from November 1 to December 31, we extend the return window to 60 days. 
If your order has been noticeably damaged in transit, we strongly recommend that you refuse delivery and notify us immediately. Claims for missing items or items damaged in transit must be made within 48 hours of delivery. If there is carrier damage, please contact [email protected] with your order number and a description of the damage. 
Oh no! Please contact our customer service team so we can resolve the issue immediately. You can call us on 1.800.221.0828, email us at [email protected], or send us a message here.  
We do not currently offer exchanges. Please return the item you purchased within 30 days and order what you’d like instead. 
If you ordered a kit, you must return all components and accessories to receive a full refund. 
If you ordered a product that included a free item, you must include the free item with your return. If not, your return will not be accepted and you will not receive a full refund. 
We currently only offer camera repairs at our Brooklyn store. The item must be dropped off and collected in person as we do not accept shipped items for repair. For more information, please call our Brooklyn store on 1.718.431.7900. 
Most items can be returned within 30 days for a full refund. Click here to read our full return policy. 

Shipping and Returns

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Flexible, Easy Returns

If you're not happy with your purchase for any reason, our flexible 30-day free return policy makes it easy to get a full refund. Click here to view our return policy.

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Unistellar eQuinox 2 Smart Telescope for Light Polluted Cities with Unistellar Telescope Backpack SKU: UNIEQUINOX2BACP

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