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QHY5R-II Colour Guide and Planetary Camera (EU Delivery)

£109.00 £99.00

The QHY5R-II Colour Guide and Planetary Camera is the modern incarnation of the Philips SPC900NC / ToUcam with great performance and sensitivity!
A quick look at capabilities of QHY5R-II colour planetary and guide camera
Makes a perfect partner for the QHY MiniGuideScope 

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The QHY5R-II Colour is an Entry-Level Guide / Planetary Camera

QHY5R-II is a .4 mega-pixel high sensitivity guide / planetary camera. It has very high 16.5V/lux*sec sensitivity due to it’s 5.6um x 5.6um pixel size and high QE. This is the first camera with such high performance, at such a low price!
A quick look at capabilities of QHY5R-II colour planetary and guide camera
Makes a perfect partner for the QHY MiniGuideScope which is a 30mm Ultra Mini Guide Scope
QHY5R-II Specification
CMOS Sensor
Effective Pixels
728*560,  0.4mega pixel
Pixel Size
Electric Rolling Shutter
Readout Type
Progressive Scan
Imager Size
Typical 1/4 inch
ADC Output Bit
Support 8bit and 10bit output mode
Exposure Time
Max Frame Rate
Pixel Binning
Peak QE
Camera Size
1.25inch Eyepiece Size (D=31.6mm)
Optic Window
IR cut filter 680nm
Support Software
EZPlanetary,ASCOM,Native WDM,Broadcast WDM
Reference Price
£99 (Duty, VAT and shipping included)


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