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NexStar Evolution 925
Computerised Telescope
with WiFi and Integrated Lithium-iron battery

RRP $7749
2 Year Warranty
In Stock
with FREE Australian Shipping

Celestron engineers designed NexStar Evolution based on years of customer feedback. It offers many thoughtful design features that combine to provide you the best possible experience out under the stars.

Forget about batteries or an external power supply. For the first time ever on a consumer telescope, NexStar Evolution includes its own built-in battery. With this ultra-long life lithium-iron phosphate battery, you’ll be able to enjoy stargazing marathons up to 10 hours on a single charge. You can even use NexStar Evolution’s USB charge port to top off the other devices in your life that need to stay powered on during an observing session. An intelligent power management system senses when battery levels are low and goes into power-saving mode to keep your telescope running for as long as possible.

Setting up your NexStar Evolution is quick and painless with large, ergonomic handles. The same heavy-duty stainless steel tripod we use on our CPC series telescopes anchors your 9.25" telescope, providing serious stability. Manual clutches in both altitude and azimuth offer greater flexibility to manually point the telescope when powered off. Store up to 7 eyepieces in 2 accessory trays, one with an adjustable red LED illuminator.

Superior tracking fit for astroimaging
If you’re interested in astroimaging, the 9.25-inch NexStar Evolution is an excellent, affordable way to get started. It’s the only fork-mounted telescope in its price range that offers brass worm gears, along with improved motors. NexStar Evolution’s tracking accuracy is so impressive, you can capture images of deep-sky objects like the Orion Nebula by simply attaching your DSLR camera. As you progress in the hobby of astroimaging, you can add our Pro HD Wedge to achieve longer exposures for more detailed astrophotos.

Of course, the Schmidt-Cassegrain optical system offers bright, sharp views with StarBright XLT optical coatings—a great choice for visual observers and budding astroimagers alike.

NexStar Evolution is equipped with 4 auxiliary ports--2 on top of the fork and 2 on the bottom. A classic NexStar+ hand control is included, but is not necessary when using NexStar Evolution with the mobile app. The telescope also includes a StarPointer finderscope, two 1.25” Plossl eyepieces, a 1.25” star diagonal, and an AC adapter.

  • Optical Design Schmidt-Cassegrain
  • Aperture 235mm (9.25")
  • Focal Length 2350mm (93")
  • Focal Ratio f/10
  • Focal Length of Eyepiece 1 40mm (1.57")
  • Magnification of Eyepiece 1 59x
  • Focal Length of Eyepiece 2 13mm (.51")
  • Magnification of Eyepiece 2 180x
  • Finderscope Red Dot Finderscope
  • Star Diagonal 1.25" Star Diagonal
  • Optical Tube Aluminum
  • Highest Useful Magnification 555x
  • Lowest Useful Magnification 34x
  • Limiting Stellar Magnitude 14.4
  • Resolution (Rayleigh) 0.59 arc seconds
  • Resolution (Dawes) 0.49 arc seconds
  • Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye) 1127x
  • Secondary Mirror Obstruction 85mm (3.35")
  • Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Diameter 36%
  • Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Area 13%
  • Optical Coatings StarBright XLT
  • Optical Tube Length 559mm (22")
  • Optical Tube Diameter 271.78mm (10.7")
  • Optical Tube Weight 20 lbs (9.07 kg)
  • Dovetail CG-5 Dovetail bar
  • Mount Type Computerized Altitude-Azimuth Single Fork Arm
  • Instrument load capacity 25 lbs (11 kg)
  • Height adjustment range (includes mount and tripod) 1244.6mm - 1651mm (49" – 65")
  • Tripod Leg Diameter 50.8mm (2") Stainless Steel
  • Mount Head Weight 16 lbs (7 kg)
  • Accessory Tray Yes
  • Tripod Weight 26.6 lbs (12.06 kg)
  • Slew Speeds 9 slew speeds - max speed 4°/second
  • Tracking Rates Sidereal, Solar and Lunar
  • Tracking Modes Alt-Az, EQ North and EQ South
  • GPS N/A
  • Dovetail Compatibility CG-5 saddle plate
  • Number of Auxiliary ports 4 Aux ports (Hand Control can use any of the Aux ports)
  • Autoguide port No
  • USB Port Yes, Hand Control input and Mount output
  • Power Requirements Internal 9 6V, 4 5Ah lithium iron phosphate battery (LiFePO4)
  • Motor Drive DC servo motors
  • Alignment Procedures SkyAlign, 1-Star Align, 2-Star Align, Auto 2-Star Align, Solar System Align, Quick-Align, Last Alignment, EQ North / EQ South Alignment (EQ align requires an equatorial wedge)
  • Periodic Error Correction No
  • Computerized Hand Control 2 line x 18 character backlit Liquid Crystal Display, 19 LED backlit buttons, USB 2.0 port for PC connection
  • NexStar+ Database Over 120,000 including 220 of the best deep sky and solar system objects
  • Software Celestron's Starry Night Special Edition Software | SkyPortal App
  • Total Kit Weight 62.6 lbs (28.4 kg)
  • Included Items
Included Items
  • NexStar Evolution OTA
  • Single Fork Arm Mount and Tripod
  • Accessory Tray
  • Built-in Wifi
  • Integrated Lithium-iron battery
  • NexStar+ Hand Control
  • 40mm and 13mm eyepiece
  • Red dot finderscope
  • Visual Back
  • Star Diagonal
  • 4 plug AC adapter)

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