Orion SkyQuest XT8 - Reviews, Prices, Specs and Alternatives

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Orion SkyQuest XT8 ranks #7 out of 50. It is in the top 10%.
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9.6
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  • Simple hands-on, point-and-view navigation without complicating counterweights, gears, clutches, polar alignment, or the need to balance the tube. Easy and fun!
  • Large 8"-diameter parabolic mirror excels for deep-sky viewing of nebulas, galaxies, and star clusters, and serves up jaw-dropping views of the planets and Moon
  • Features a precision 2" Crayford focuser with 1.25" adapter, allowing use of 1.25" eyepieces or optional 2" eyepieces
  • Stable Dobsonian base provides vibration-free images even when viewing at a high powers, and features smooth motions to make manual tracking of celestial objects a breeze
  • This kit includes some excellent value-added accessories to enhance your experience: Orion Shorty 2x Barlow (for double the magnification), Orion's MoonMap 260, DeepMap 600, and Telescope Observer's Guide, a RedBeam Mini flashlight, and a smartphone photo adapter for taking pictures through the telescope's eyepiece.
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Orion SkyQuest XT8 is a well-known option on the higher end of the price range. It's in the top 3 bestselling reflector telescopes and has a couple of popular alternatives in the same price range, such as Sky-Watcher Collapsible or SkyWatcher S11620 .

Orion SkyQuest XT8 is $400 more expensive than the average reflector telescope ($299.99).

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