Estimated Arrival: Between Mar 03 and Mar 15. *ETA to USA Only
The acclaimed Deep Sky Imager (DSI) camera series is BACK, and it’s more advanced than ever. Equipped with a 16MP Panasonic CMOS image sensor, regulated two-stage thermo-electric cooler, and 3.8µm 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 we’ve included a new version of SkyCapture camera control software. 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
Note: Development for Mac OS X compatibility is in progress. Access the latest updates from the SkyCapture Software Downloads in the Support tab.
- DSI IV Camera
- M42 to 2" Nosepiece
- AC Power Adapter (US plug only)
- USB 3.0 cable
- Desiccant plug
- Meade SkyCapture Software CD
- Hard carrying case
- Built-in USB Hub: 2 x USB 2.0 Ports
- Power Supply: DC 5V over PC USB Port. External Power Adapter for Cooling System, DC12V, 3A
- Software: Meade SkyCapture- v2.1 or greater
- Product Weight: 1.51 lbs (0.69kg)
- Product Dimensions: 8.75cm x 8.16cm x 10.49cm
- Hard Carry Case Weight: 5.24 lbs (2.4kg)
|Assembled Product Dimensions||3.4" x 3.2" x 4.1"|
|Assembled Product Weight||1.51 lbs.|
|Power Source||DC 5V over PC USB Port. External Power Adapter for Cooling System, DC12V, 3A|
|Activity||Astroimaging, Solar Imaging|
|Image Sensor||MN34230PLJ CMOS (Panasonic)|
|Chip Dimensions||4/3“ (21.9mm diagonal) (17.6mm L x 13.3mm W)|
|Pixels||16 Megapixels (4640 x 3506)|
|Pixel Size||3.8μm x 3.8μm|
|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||0.15ms|
|Maximum Exposure Time||3,600s|
|Mounting Type||M42x0.75 or 2" Nosepiece|
|Interface Type||USB 2.0 or 3.0|
|Back Focus Distance||17.5mm|
|Image Format||JPEG, BITMAP, FITS|
|Video Format||SER, AVI|
|Binning||1x1, 2x2, 3x3|
|Spectral Range||350-1050nm (with Double Side AR Coating)|
|Operating Temperature||-10C ~ 50C|
|Storage Temperature||-20C ~ 60C|
|Operating Humidity||30% ~ 80%|
|Product Dimensions||8.75cm x 8.16cm x 10.49cm)|
|Product Weight||1.51 lbs (.69 kg)|
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