The perfect combination of high quality compact catadioptric optics paired with easy to use wi-fi goto technology, the flagship model in the Astro-Fi range excells providing stunning views of your favourite astronomical targets. Celestron is not only changing the way we experience astronomy, but we're also changing the way you interact with the night sky. The Astro Fi 5 is a fully featured telescope that can be controlled with your smart phone or tablet using the free Celestron SkyPortal app. Celestron’s SkyPortal app replaces the traditional telescope hand control for a 100% wireless experience. Just hold your smart device up to the night sky. When you find an object you’d like to view, tap the screen. Your Astro Fi telescope automatically slews to the object, while the screen displays information about it. It’s never been more fun to explore the universe!
Download the SKYPORTAL APP
INCLUDED IN THE BOX
CONTROL FROM YOUR PHONE
The Astro Fi 5 creates its own wireless connection, so it can communicate with your device even in remote locations where WiFi or cellular networks aren’t available. Getting ready to observe is quick and painless thanks to Celestron’s award-winning SkyAlign technology. Center any three bright objects in the eyepiece, and your telescope calculates its position. You can even generate a Sky Tour of all the best celestial objects to view based on your exact time and location.
TRUSTED CELESTRON OPTICS
Innovative WiFi technology powers the Astro Fi, but it’s the optics inside the telescope tube that make it a Celestron. For over 50 years, we’ve led the industry in optical technology and we put that experience into the Astro Fi. This 125mm (5") Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope with fully coated XLT optics offers dazzling views of craters on the Moon, the rings of Saturn, the Great Red Spot on Jupiter, the Orion Nebula, the Hercules Globular Cluster and so much more.
Control your telescope via integrated WiFi using the free Celestron SkyPortal app for iPhone, iPad, and Android devices A superb 125mm (5"), F/10 Schmidt-Cassegrain optical tube with XLT fully multi-coated optics provides outstanding views the Moon and planets, as well as bright deep space objects beyond our solar system
INCLUDED IN THE BOX
Optical Design Schmidt Cassegrain
Focal Length 1250 mm
Focal Ratio 10
Focal Length of Eyepiece 25 mm Magnification 50x
Focal Length of Eyepiece 10 mm Magnification 125x
Star Diagonal 1.25"
Mount Type Single Fork Arm Computerized Altazimuth
Accessory Tray Includes rubberized smartphone or tablet holder
Optical Coatings Fully-Coated XLT
Slew Speeds Up to 3 deg/second
Tracking Rates Sidereal, Solar, and Lunar
Alignment Procedures SkyAlign, 3-Star Align, Solar System Align
Communication Ports Aux port for optional hand control
Database Over 120,000 objects including 220 of the best deep sky and solar system objects
Delivery Weight Package