Weight: 44.7 pounds
Aperture: 150 mm (5.9 in.)
Eyepiece magnification: 38x
Mount: Single fork arm altazimuth
Focal length: 1500 mm
Eyepiece size: 40 mm
Focal ratio: f/10
Highest useful magnification: 354x
Max slew speed: 4 degrees/second
Materials: Stainless steel
Alignment: SkyAlign, 3-Star Align, Solar System Align
Objects in database: More than 4,000
Warranty: 2-year warranty on the telescope for damage and defects
This is one of the best products from Celestron. The telescope is very useful in detailed view at night sky. The product is specifically meant for starters and mid-level experienced observers, who are keen to gain more information on the night sky. The 5.9inch aperture accumulates enough light for detailed image of planets and stars. The Sky Align technology helps in aligning three celestial objects in the night sky. The software can be controlled with the help of Andoid or iOS of mobile phones or tabs. The single fork arm mount makes the whole system of setting up and taking down of the telescope very simple. The telescope has the highest magnification level of 354x, which is indeed unparallel in the market. It makes sky gazing even simpler and helps a lot in recognizing the stars and nebulas more precisely. Computer controlled GoTo mount with worm-gears and motors have enhanced the accuracy in star gazing.
The telescope is comprised of stainless steel body, thus making the system very strong. The weight is just 44.7 pounds in spite of the fact that the body is made of stainless steel. The comparatively light weight and single fork mounting of the telescope have made it portable. The telescope can be controlled through mobile app called Sky Align. The same software having over 4000 input data helps a lot in finding deep sky stars and constellations. Alternatively, the telescope can be handled manually too. The rechargeable lithium battery that runs the computer system is enough to give a back up for 10 hours. This makes the observation unhindered throughout the night. This telescope has become very famous among the astrophotographers. Vivid pictures of planets and their special features like rings of the Saturn or craters on the Venus make photographers to use this telescope for more clear and lively images of celestial objects.
The Sky Align technology sometimes pose problems to novice users, they find difficult to align three celestial objects successfully. Tripod is problematic if not properly screwed.
This is another premium product of Celestron. Wide varieties of applications, fully automated controlling system and very advanced optical facilities have made this telescope wide accepted among the users.
Price and affordability:
This is another premium product of Celestron. Wide varieties of applications, fully automated controlling system and very advanced optical facilities have made this telescope wide accepted among the users. The price is tagged at $1200(US Dollar), which is quite reasonable in comparison to the features offered in the product. Customers will find NexStar Evolution 6 GoTo Telescope a good investment.
Advanced optics, computerized controlling system, portability and simple set-up process have made it very popular among star gazers. Kids, students or amateur star gazers are equally interested about this telescope. This NexStar Evolution 6 GoTo Telescope is capable making an entire family enthusiastic about night sky gazing by making the job full of amusement and fun. This is also one of the best telescope for travelers.