Meade 16MP Color Deep Sky Imager IV

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Meade 16MP Color Deep Sky Imager IV is equipped with a 16MP Panasonic CMOS image sensor, regulated two-stage thermo-electric cooler, and 3.8?m pixels, the new DSI-IV is the ideal camera for all of your astrophotography pursuits. The low-noise, high-resolution and fast USB 3.0 readout make this camera suitable for both deep-sky and planetary imaging, making it one of the most versatile astronomy cameras available.

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    Meade 16MP Color Deep Sky Imager IV is equipped with a 16MP Panasonic CMOS image sensor, regulated two-stage thermo-electric cooler, and 3.8?m pixels, the new DSI-IV is the ideal camera for all of your astrophotography pursuits. The low-noise, high-resolution and fast USB 3.0 readout make this camera suitable for both deep-sky and planetary imaging, making it one of the most versatile astronomy cameras available.

    The DSI-IV offers immense value beyond the camera itself. It not only comes with its own high-quality, weather-resistant hard carrying case and AC power adapter, but a new version of SkyCapture camera control software is included as well. With complete camera control, SkyCapture can run automatic image capture sequences without the need to purchase additional software. Capture high-quality images and video of galaxies, nebulae, and other beautiful objects of the night sky with Meade’s DSI-IV.

    Minimum system requirements
    Operating System: Microsoft Windows XP or later
    CPU Requirements: Equal to Intel Core2 2.8GHz or Higher
    Memory & USB Port: 2GB or More. USB 3.0

    Features:

    • Large 4/3” format 16 Megapixel, low noise CMOS Sensor
    • Dual-stage, regulated, thermo-electric cooler suppresses thermal noise for clean, high-quality images
    • Includes SkyCapture camera control software
    • ASCOM compatible, drivers included
    • 23 Frames Per Second at Full Resolution (faster when subframed)
    • Captures in both video and still frame mode, suitable for lunar, planetary, and deep sky astro-imaging
    • Compatible with Windows operating system

    The kit includes:

    • Camera
    • M42 to 2” Nosepiece
    • AC Power Adapter (US plug only)
    • USB 3.0 cable
    • Desiccant plug
    • Meade SkyCapture Software CD
    • Hard carrying case
    Specifications
    Assembled Product Dimensions 3.4″x3.2″x4.1″
    Assembled Product Weight 1.51lbs.
    Power Source DC 5V over PC USB Port.
    External Power Adapter for Cooling System, DC12V, 3A
    Image Sensor MN34230PLJ CMOS (Panasonic)
    Chip Dimensions 4/3? (21.9mm diagonal) (17.6mm L x 13.3mm W)
    Pixels 16 megapixels (4640×3506)
    Pixel Size, ?m 3.8×3.8
    A/D Conversion 12-bit
    Read Noise 1.2e @30db gain
    Frames per second/Resolution 23 fps at full resolution in 8-bit mode (faster when subframed)
    Max Cooling 40-45C below ambient
    Shutter Electronic Rolling Shutter
    Minimum Exposure Time, ms 0.15
    Maximum Exposure Time, s 3,600
    Mounting Type M42x0.75 or 2″ Nosepiece
    Interface Type USB 2.0 or 3.0
    Back Focus Distance, mm 17.5
    Image Format JPEG, BITMAP, FITS
    Video Format SER, AVI
    Binning 1×1, 2×2, 3×3
    Spectral Range 405-690nm (with IR-cut filter)
    Operating Temperature, ?C -10… 50
    Storage Temperature, ?C -20… 60
    Operating Humidity, % 30?80
    Product Dimensions, cm 8.75cx8.16×10.49cm
    Product Weight 1.51 lbs (0.69kg)
    Brand Meade Instruments Corp.
    Warranty, years 2
    Package size (LxWxH), cm 25.15×27.69×13.21
    Shipping Weight, 2.38
    Weight 2.38 kg
    Dimensions 25.15 × 27.69 × 13.21 cm

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