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Tackle Astronomy greatest challenges with the Unistellar eVscope

With the eVscope in your team - and some coaching from the Unistellar community - a novice astronomer can partake into something as challenging as the Messier Marathon... even from the heart of a city thanks to intelligent Light Pollution Reduction.

Unistellar eVscope’s proprietary Enhanced Vision and Automated Field Detection technologies offer unmatchedpower and accuracy in a compact, user-friendly telescope to reveal galaxies, nebulae, comets directly through theeyepiece and in unparalleled colours and detail.

Harnessing the energy of a thriving community, the power of Enhanced Vision and the accuracy of Autonomous Field Detection make the eVscope the perfect partner for astronomy’s most thrilling and challenging tasks.

eVscope

eVscope Messier Marathon Special Bundle

LIMITED TIME OFFER - LIMITED STOCKS
due to popular demand deliveries are now scheduled for the first week of April.
Includes:
  • the eVscope and its motorized alt-az mount
  • a sturdy tripod with extendable legs
  • built-in battery with up to 10 hours battery life
  • ​​citizen science membership
  • ​FREE  control app with contextual information
  • ​Limited edition insulated bottle and touchscreen gloves
$2,999.00 USD
 (excl. $59 shipping - incl price: $3,058.00)
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UNISTELLAR GUIDE TO THE  MESSIER MARATHON

The Messier marathon is a friendly competition to observe all 110 objects in
Messier's catalogue in one night. Typical marathons are dusk-to-dawn social
gatherings that bring stargazers of all backgrounds together to enjoy this test of
skill, fortitude and good fortune. With this guide in hand and Unistellar eVscope
by your side, get ready for a thrilling experience – and don’t forget to save and
share your images with the Unistellar community!

Messier objects observed with the eVscope

Orion Nebula M42
Pleiades M45 
Triangulum Galaxy M33
Dumbbell Nebula M27

MORE ABOUT THE EVSCOPE

Discover the mysteries of the universe with a smart turn-key telescope

Enhanced Vision

100x more powerful than a regular telescope

Enhanced Vision is patented proprietary technology that allows a live observation of faint objects thanks to the live accumulation of the light we receive from them. Galaxies, nebulae and comets finally become visible, colorful and detailed.

Depending on observing conditions (light pollution, moon phase, weather, etc…) and the objects you are pointing, it can take from a few seconds to several tens of seconds for you to start seeing the beautiful colors and shapes of galaxies and nebulae normally invisible, even through the eyepiece of a large conventional telescope.

Autonomous Field Detection

Simple and accurate pointing and tracking

Our system instantly recognizes the objects in its field of view by comparing what it sees with a coordinates database of tens of millions of stars. This allows Unistellar's eVscope automated tracking and pointing system to be extremely accurate and easy to use, making it by far the most user-friendly telescope on the market.

Autonomous Field Detection also allows it to inform you about what you are observing (distance from the Earth, etc.).

Compact and Lightweight

The eVscope fits in a backpack

Light amplification means that a small telescope can also be powerful. Our telescope is so small that you can carry it in a backpack! The eVscope is a perfect grab and go telescope.

Contribute to Space Science

Join the eVscope community

The power of Enhanced Vision and the accuracy of Autonomous Field Detection also make the eVscope a valuable tool to scientists. In partnership with the SETI Institute, connect your eVscope to a network of thousands of eVscope owners around the world and help scientists all the while seeing special astronomical events like exoplanet transits or NEA passing, live, through your eVscope, while they are happening. It's simple.

The Unistellar App to control the eVscope, and more.

eVscope

eVscope Messier Marathon Special Bundle

LIMITED TIME OFFER - LIMITED STOCKS
due to popular demand deliveries are now scheduled for the first week of April.
Includes:
  • the eVscope and its motorized alt-az mount
  • a sturdy tripod with extendable legs
  • built-in battery with up to 10 hours battery life
  • ​​citizen science membership
  • ​FREE  control app with contextual information
  • ​Limited edition insulated bottle and touchscreen gloves
$2,999.00 USD
 (excl. $59 shipping - incl price: $3,058.00)
Secure Payment

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eVscope Reviews

David K.
This is what I love about the eVscope: its simplicity. You setup the eVscope with its tripod, switch it on, connect to its Wi-Fi network, open the Unistellar app, align the eVscope (based on GPS coordinates and built-in stars map) and off you go.
Barry Wildhagen
Netherlands
Patrice H.
The Unistellar eVscope is my 8th telescope, and it’s an amazing piece of technology. The telescope can do autonomous field detection in less than 30 seconds, even with a sky where only a few stars are visible because of light pollution.
Alain Vezina
President of the Astronomical Society, Montreal Planetarium
Montreal, Canada
This is a game-changer [...] the fact that it is networked will change, forever, the nature of amateur, and ultimately, professional astronomy.
Dan Lankford
Chairman - Board of Trustees 
SETI Institute
Mountain View, CA, United States
Patrice H.
The eVscope is awesome because you can carry it and you can see things as they really would look if you would have looked for a long time with a camera. It's everything you'd want in a telescope in one little package.
Lori Fenton
Senior Research Scientist
SETI Institute
Mountain View, CA, United States

Technical Specifications

Smarts

  • Autonomous Field Detection for a fully automated star alignment procedure in 10 seconds
  • Automated Celestial Tracking with Feedback
  • Automated Pointing (GoTo)
  • ​Catalog of 4,800 objects to choose from
  • Detailed information on 120 astronomical objects
  • List of recommended objects based on the time, date and location of the controlling smartphone
  • Citizen Science Missions: Asteroid occultation events,
    Upcoming: exoplanet transits, transient event follow-up (supernovae and comets), and more

Vision

  • Integrated Intelligent Image Processing
  • Intelligent Sensor Settings
  • Noise Reduction
  • ​Light Pollution Reduction

Hardware

  • ​Optical Magnification: 50x
  • ​Digital Magnification: up to 400x (150x recommended maximum)
  • ​Max Magnitude: <16 in medium quality night sky in under a minute, up to 18 in excellent conditions in a few minutes
  • Separating power: 2 arcsecond
  • ​Mirror Diameter: 4.5in
  • Focal: 450mm
  • Motorized Alt-Az Mount with extreme tracking accuracy thanks to Automated Celestial Tracking with Feedback
  • Weight: 19.8 lbs (9kg) including tripod

Electronics

  • ​Sensor Technology: Sony Exmor with NIR technology
  • Sensor Model: IMX224
  • Display: OLED screen (Ultra High Contrast Ratio with True Black)
  • Battery Life: up to 10 hours
  • Wireless Connectivity: ​Wifi for smartphone control
  • ​Compass
  • 3 axis accelerometer​

WATCH OUR FOUR MINUTE VIDEO AND SEE THE REACTION 
OF FIRST TIME USERS OF OUR TELESCOPE.

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FAQs

How easy is it to set-up and use?

We have designed the eVscope to be very user-friendly. Even for first time users, it typically takes less than 10 minutes to get the eVscope set-up and pointing towards celestial objects (there is no need for constellations knowledge nor polar star alignment). Simply set up the tripod, mount the telescope and launch the app. It's that simple.

Can it be easily transported?

Yes, weighting just 19.8lbs - 9Kg - including tripod, the eVscope is easy to transport during your observations. The telescope is 25.5 inches tall and 9 inches wide (65cm and 23cm) and the tripod is also compact with extendable legs.

What can I see with the eVscope?

Thanks to the Enhanced Vision, the eVscope allows you to observe comets, star clusters, asteroids, supernovae, and even to see the the shape and colors of many galaxies and nebulae.

Can the eVscope be used to observe the Moon and the planets of the Solar System?

Yes! The eVscope will allow you to see the moon and the planets, like Jupiter and Saturn for example. However, these objects being very bright, the eVscope will not allow you to see them better than in a classical telescope. With the exception of Neptune and Uranus (or even Pluto), that are very far, and therefore quite fainter.

Can I download the images of the astronomical objects I observe with the telescope, on my smartphone / computer?

Yes, the colorful images of the galaxies and nebulae that you observed through the eVscope are readily available on your smartphone. Any image you save will be stored in our app and copied in your smartphone picture gallery. It can then easily be shared with your friends - or on your social media profiles - and transferred to your computer.

Can I use a camera adapter / adapt a DSLR camera to the eVscope?

The eVscope has been designed to provide all the functionalities required to view colorful images of galaxies and nebulae, all in a compact and lightweight telescope, and directly through the eyepiece. Images are saved on the smartphone and can easily be transferred onto a computer. At the present time, we do not plan on releasing nor recommending camera adapters for the eVscope.

Where can I buy the eVscope?

At present the eVscope can only be bought on our website by clicking the "order your eVscope now" buttons. We have partnered with specialist telescope retailers in the US and in Europe, but with limited stocks, we would recommend securing your eVscope now on our site.

If I order today, when will I get my eVscope?

Estimated delivery in early April. There is a limited number of units available . As more orders come in, the delivery date of new orders will be adjusted and it may get pushed back to May 2021. To receive your eVscope in April, we would recommend ordering today.

How much does the eVscope cost?

The complete eVscope retails at  $2,999.00  this includes the scope, motorized alt-az, celestial tracking procedure with feedback and the tripod. The app is free to download on the Google Play or Apple stores. 

How much does shipping cost?

Shipping to the United States of America is $59.
LIMITED TIME OFFER - LIMITED STOCKS
due to popular demand deliveries are now scheduled for the first week of April

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