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Celestron NexStar 8SE 8" Computerized Telescope

Press a button to find 40,000 unique celestial objects.


Advanced computerized telescope has a large 8" aperture and sophisticated Schmidt-Cassegrain optics so you can see deep into the universe with incredible brightness and clarity.See 40,000 stars, planets, clusters, galaxies, nebulas and more--with the press of a button. Simply use the backlit LCD hand control to select an object from the built-in database and watch the telescope automatically move and point at the object. The database has more than 40,000 of the best deep sky sights, plus you can add 200 user-definable objects of your own.

Acclaimed SkyAlign technology and a StarPointer finderscope let you align the scope in minutes.
The large 8" aperture combines with Schmidt-Cassegrain optics and StarBright XLT enhanced high-transmission lens coatings for ultra bright, razor sharp, high contrast images. Sturdy altazimuth mount and patented single fork arm ensure smooth, effortless movement. It weighs only 33 lbs., and the pre-assembled tripod, quick-release optical tube and fast no-tools set up make it easy to take it wherever the viewing is best.

You can update your telescope's software via the Internet.
The NexRemote telescope control software and a RS-232 cable allow you to control the scope via your computer (software and cable included). Also includes a 25mm 1.25" eyepiece, accessory tray and The Sky® planetarium software with printable sky maps. Uses 8 AA batteries (not included).

40,000 stars, planets, galaxies and more at the press of a button--order your Celestron® 8SE telescope today!
Celestron NexStar 8SE 8  34  Computerized Telescope
Celestron NexStar 8SE 8  34  Computerized Telescope

Celestron NexStar 8SE 8" Computerized Telescope

600627p

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Celestron NexStar 8SE 8" Computerized Telescope
 
4.0

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3.0

Nice Scope but too expensive

By Brad F

from Denver, Co

About Me Avid Adventurer

Pros

  • Accurate
  • Strong Construction

Cons

  • Cost

Best Uses

  • Astronomy

Comments about Celestron NexStar 8SE 8" Computerized Telescope:

I liked the scope but after doing some comparsion shopping I feel that it is not worth the money.

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5.0

A top-of-the-line telescope

By Staff Reviewer

from Merrimack, NH

Staff Reviewer

Pros

  • Compact Lightweight
  • Easy To Use
  • Stunning visuals

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Stargazing at home

    Comments about Celestron NexStar 8SE 8" Computerized Telescope:

    Stargazing doesn’t get much better than this—amazing bright, clear images of even the deepest parts of the night sky, plus the easy to use convenience of a computerized system with a database of more than 40,000 objects. Want the best? Get this one—you won’t be disappointed.

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    Celestron NexStar 8SE 8" Computerized Telescope

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    Our innovative products will provide you and your family with years of enjoyment. And with the Brookstone Protection Plus service and replacement plans, you'll have the added peace of mind knowing that if the unexpected does happen, we will simply repair or replace your covered product. Our enhanced coverage goes above and beyond the manufacturer's warranty, saving you time and money.

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