Manufacturer’s Description

The SkyScout is a handheld device that uses advanced GPS technology with point and click convenience to identify thousands of stars, planets, constellations and more.

The Specs

Additional Specifications
Brand Name Celestron
Frequency Band Identifies celestial objects with the click of a button Locates over 50,000 stars, planets and constellations from built-in celestial database and provides scientific information for each object (requires free update to firmware to version 1.3) Provides comprehensive text and audio descriptions providing history, mythology and other entertaining information for the most popular objects Tonight's Highlights: A customized list of the 20 best objects to view for your exact date, time and location anywhere in the world Constellation Lessons: If the star you identify or locate is part of a constellation or an asterism like the Big Dipper, you can actually take a guided tour through all the stars in that constellation and even see an onscreen map of the constellation SD card slot: for optional "SkyScout Expansion Cards" audio presentations that provide hours of entertainment on a variety of topics USB port: allows database to be updated with new objects as they are discovered, comets, etc. Simple enough for all ages: just turn it on and it's ready to use Built-in Help Menu: includes a quick start instruction guide for using the SkyScout Bring it anywhere: compact and light design makes it easy to carry and durable construction makes it safe for rugged environments
General
URL http://www.celestron.com/skyscout/new/index.php
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