The QHY5-II Mono camera is all you need for basic guiding and planetary imaging and has reduced banding from the original QHY5. This is along with improved high FPS performance: up to 170fps @ 400 x 400 and a quantum efficiency (QE) of 56%.
Low weight, compact size and economic pricing makes the QHY5-II Mono the ideal guide camera with useful planetary imaging capabilities.
The Camera body is 1.25″ EP diameter and has a native CS mount as standard.
Specifications for the QHY5-II
APTIMA CMOS Sensor MT9M001
Format: 1/2 inch, 6.66mm x 5.32mm
Pixel Size: 5.2um x 5.2um (1280 x 1024) 1.3 Mega Pixels
30fps @ 1280 x 1024 to 170fps @ 400 x 400
ADC: On Chip 10 bit ( 8 bit output)
QE: 56% Mono only
Telescope Interface: 1.25″ Eyepiece Format
USB Bus Powered with ST4 Port
Weight: 45g without parfocalising ring
Supplied in a handy storage box with USB & ST4 Cables, 1.25″ Extension (threaded for filters), 1.25″ Parfocalising Ring, Windows (XP and onwards) drivers and capture software.
Please note… The Colour of the Camera may vary from the one illustrated above.
Compare The QHY5-II Series
QHY5-II Series Family
Max FPS on full resolution
Max FPS on 640*480
Note (*) some computers cannot achieve 2592*1444 with high speed readout,
these computers may only achieve 2048*1944.