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Comparing Orion SkyQuest XT6 and Orion SkyQuest XT8

Lowest price found: $399.99 Show listings
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Consumer Score
In comparison:
Orion SkyQuest XT6 ranks #2 out of 50. It is in the top 10%.
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10.0
Amazing
Popularity Score
Consumer Score
In comparison:
Orion SkyQuest XT8 ranks #4 out of 50. It is in the top 10%.
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9.6
Amazing
Popularity Score
Somewhat popular
Popularity rank: 43 / 77
49%
Orion SkyQuest XT6: Buy | Customer Reviews
Orion SkyQuest XT8: Buy | Customer Reviews
Consumer score distribution.
Orion SkyQuest XT6 ranks #2 and Orion SkyQuest XT8 ranks #4

Customers like Orion SkyQuest XT6 somewhat more

Orion SkyQuest XT6, the cheaper option, tends to get more favorable reviews than Orion SkyQuest XT8. In our awesomeness score Orion SkyQuest XT6 ranks #2 out of 77 and Orion SkyQuest XT8 ranks #33 out of 77.

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Orion SkyQuest XT6 is more popular

It's fairly safe to say that Orion SkyQuest XT6 is a more popular reflector telescope, based on its 200+ reviews. In our popularity score Orion SkyQuest XT6 ranks #21 out of 77 and Orion SkyQuest XT8 ranks #43 out of 77.

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Customers who view Orion SkyQuest XT6 and XT8 often consider Orion SpaceProbe 130ST, a more popular, cheaper option.
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Orion SpaceProbe 130ST $320
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Orion SpaceProbe 130ST ranks #7 out of 50. It is in the top 10%.
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9.6
Amazing
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Popularity rank: 7 / 77
93%
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Orion SkyQuest XT6 Plus $430
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Orion SkyQuest XT6 Plus ranks #8 out of 50. It is in the top 10%.
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9.6
Amazing
Somewhat popular
Popularity rank: 42 / 77
50%
Orion Sky Quest XT8 Classic $530
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Orion Sky Quest XT8 Classic ranks #1 out of 50. It is in the top 10%.
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10.0
Amazing
Very popular
Popularity rank: 16 / 77
82%
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Orion StarBlast 6i $550
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Orion StarBlast 6i ranks #26 out of 50. It is in the top 20%.
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8.3
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Popularity rank: 34 / 77
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Orion SkyQuest XT6 is a very popular and one of the more expensive options. It's in the top 3 bestselling reflector telescopes and has dozens of popular alternatives in the same price range, such as Orion SkyQuest XT6 Plus or Celestron 114LCM Newtonian .

Orion SkyQuest XT6 is $80.10 more expensive than an average reflector telescope ($319.98).

Orion SkyQuest XT8 is a well-known option at the top of the price range. It's in the top 3 bestselling reflector telescopes and has quite a few popular alternatives in the same price range, such as Orion StarBlast 6i or Orion AstroView 6 .

Orion SkyQuest XT8 is $250.10 more expensive than the average reflector telescope ($319.98).

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