Celestron NexStar Evolution 8 Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope w/ WIFI,Black 12091In Stock.
Control your telescope wirelessly from your iOS or Android smartphone or tablet with the free Celestron mobile app with planetarium interface and SkyAlign technology Compact, portable 8-inch Schmidt-Cassegrain optical tube with StarBright XLT optical coatings and Fastar compatibility Computerized GoTo mount with high-performance worm gears and motors for improved tracking accuracy, along with reduced gear backlash Rechargeable lithium-ion battery with enough power for 10 hours of continuous observing Improved industrial design with manual clutches and integrated carry handles, plus the added convenience of two accessory trays and a USB charge port for your smart device
- Megan FarmerVerified PurchaseStyle: 9.25" SCTThis is a review for the 9.25"
Quite impressed with this telescope. I upgraded from a 8" and there is a significant difference.
The telescope arrive...
- Mary NguyenVerified PurchaseStyle: 8" EdgeHD StarSenseGreat scope. Enjoy it very much. The starsence works pretty well using the hand controller. I've had very little success using wifi and my iphone to control the telescope....
- Beatrice CooperVerified PurchaseStyle: 8" EdgeHD StarSenseI have owned about 20 to 30 telescopes over the past 40 years, including 4 previous Celestron 8 scopes. I've owned large Dobs (Teleports and Starmasters), Refractors (Tele...
- Marilyn PalmerVerified PurchaseStyle: 9.25" SCTIf you like looking for stars, don't buy this scope. If you like looking at stars, buy this scope. Having purchased a $2k scope I went and purchased the $40 phone app...
- James MurphyVerified PurchaseStyle: 8" SCTTelescope was very easy to setup no real need for instructions. Did need to know length of time to charge battery which Celestron failed to mention in instructions (Initial...
- Jeniffer WaldrenVerified PurchaseStyle: 9.25" SCTOkay. I'ts been about three months now and I am comfortable enough to write a fair review. First, the design is gorgeous and very portable. I purchased a very large Pelican...
- Estelle MioskyVerified PurchaseStyle: 8" SCTI would have given this a 5 star rating except for an issue I had the second time I used the scope. I set the scope up in the backyard so I could continue to learn all the...
- Sarah FerrarVerified PurchaseStyle: 9.25" SCTNow that I've had the scope for several months I think it is time to write a review giving the "pros" and "cons". This scope is an upgrade from my 90mm Orion...
Q: It doesn't look like a barlow lens is included. Should I get a barlow lens? Which barlow l…
A: The lenses included are fine for viewing clusters of stars, nebulae, and bright planets (i…
- Seller Mary White | 4 days ago
Q: Once you align the telescope, does it automatically track with the Earth's rotation to kee…
A: Hi David, Yes is the easy answer and there's more! Not only will it counteract the Earth…
Q: How does the Celestron NexStar Evolution 8 compare to the Celestron NexStar 8 SE Telescope…
A: Optically, they are basically the same. The Evolution version is Fastar capable if that mi…
Q: Considering 9.25" evolution vs, upcoming 8" edge hd evolution. which would be a better val…
A: All else being equal, the larger telescope usually wins for visual applications. The extr…
- Seller Helen Blythe | 7 days ago
Product information 8" SCT
|Product Dimensions||44.1 x 28.7 x 15 inches|
|Item Weight||62.9 pounds|
|Shipping Weight||63.7 pounds|
|Batteries||1 Lithium ion batteries required.|
|Customer Reviews||4.0 out of 5 stars 58Reviews|
|Best Sellers Rank||22299|
|Date first listed on Amazon||May 7, 2014|
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