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ZWO ASI120MM Mini Monochrome CMOS Camera

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  • Its Powerful Performance Makes it Great for Guiding!
  • Peak QE of Over 75%!
  • Pixel Array: 1280 x 960.
  • Pixel Size: 3.75 microns.
  • Read Noise: 3.5e.

Product Details

  • The ZWO ASI120MM Mini is a top-notch monochrome guide camera, well-suited for both planetary imaging and acting as a guider to amplify the usefulness of other astronomy instruments. Despite being qualified as a 'miniature' camera, it still operates at a high level of performance; with a peak QE over 75%, a typical read noise of only 4.0e, a pixel array of 1280 x 960, and a pixel size of only 3.75 micrometers, it qualifies as a powerhouse despite its small size. It achieves all of this while presenting a small and slender profile, taking up a minimum of space in your imaging train. The interface for this camera is a Type C USB 2.0 port, similar to that found in several mobile phone types.

    The ZWO ASI120 Mini Specifications at a Glance

    Capture Deep-Sky and Planetary Images with the Features of the ZWO ASI120 Mini 

    Powerful Astrophotography Performance

    Engineered with high sensitivity, precise guiding, and a peak value at over 75%, the ASI120 Mini has an incredible light-gathering ability helping you produce breathtaking images!

    Accessible Mechanics

    This ZWO Mini camera has one USB 2.0 type C port which is very popular among mobile phones. It can also connect to the auto guide port of a mount providing convenience and versatility!

     

  • specifications

    ADC12 bit
    Back Focus8.5 mm
    Camera Connection1.25" Nosepiece & M28.5x0.6
    Color or MonoMonochrome
    CooledUncooled
    Delta TC
    Dynamic Range11.2 Stops
    Free ShippingYes
    Full Rez Frame Rate35fps
    Full Well14.5ke
    Max Frame Rate224fps
    Mega Pixels1.2 mp
    Peak QE75%
    Pixel Array1280 x 960
    Pixel Size3.75 microns
    Read Noise6.4e
    Sensor Diagonal6 mm
    Sensor TypeCMOS
    SensorOn Semi AR0130CS
    Weight0.992 lbs
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DK
02/17/2021
Dale K.
United States United States
Great little guide camera!

Just started getting into astrophotography and decided to get this guide camera for my Sky-Watcher Star Adventurer 2i tracker. Wasn't too familiar with autoguiding but watched enough YouTube videos to get the gist and the first night got me great results! I used to have a lot of oblong stars, even when I thought my polar alignment was good but now I get very circular stars. Low cost but performs very well! Highly recommended as an entry level guide camera.

A OPT Telescopes Customer
VR
02/13/2021
Victor R.
United States United States
Satisfied customer

Easy to install and configure. Long learning curve for guiding.

GK
02/03/2021
George K.
United States United States

Works like a charm in PHD2 with APT

A
12/10/2020
Anonymous
United States United States
Great

Good, much as expected!

JC
12/10/2020
James C.
United States United States
My ZWO ASI120MM Mini is working great

My ZWO ASI120MM Mini is working great. I have it on my Celestron 8" Newtonian and connected "on camera" to the AVX mount. I'm using it as a guide camera and, so far, it's working great! The setup was easy and after I figured out how to use it with PHD2, things went smoothly.

AT
11/20/2020
Adit T.
Indonesia Indonesia
My First CMOS Camera

This is my first ever purchase of a CMOS camera, and i have been having such a blast. Easy to use, and such a handy equipment to have for Guiding Camera. The guys here at OPT corp has been very helpful guiding all my journey towards Astrophotography. Much recommended!