The SkyScout is the first revolutionary handheld planetarium, designed to help everyone learn and enjoy the night sky.
- Identify mode: Click the target button while pointing the SkyScout to any star to easily identify what you're looking at.
- Locate mode: Select the object's name from the menu and follow the directional arrows in the viewfinder.
- Learn: Entertaining and educational audio and text information offers facts, trivia, history, and mythology about the most popular celestial objects.
- Built-in advanced GPS receiver
- Large, easy to read display, with red LED backlighting
- Volume and brightness controls
- Skytour expansion slot to add interactive guided tours
- Control any Celestron computerized telescope via optional SkyScout connect module
- 3.5mm headphone/speaker jack
- Rugged design, lightweight, with rubber armoring
- Viewfinder does not provide magnification
- Flash upgradeable firmware
- Over 50,000 objects in the database (requires firmware v1.3+)
- SD card slot (for optional SkyTour expansion cards)
- USB port
- Includes earbud headphones, USB cable, wrist strap, case w/ strap.
- Powered by 2x AA batteries (not included) rechargeable recommended
- Weight: 536g (18.7oz)
- Dimensions: 18.5cm x 10cm x 7cm (7.25" x 4" x 2.75")
- 2 year warranty