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QHY 5L-II-M MONOCHROME Planetary and Guide CMOS Camera

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The QHY5L-II is a new QHY CMOS camera for planetary imaging applications, which can also be used as an auto-guider. Unlike older CMOS technologies the QHY5L-II has no fixed pattern noise, and there's no random horizontal noise. This camera has high FPS performance: up to 200fps @ 320 x 240 and the Mono version has a quantum efficiency (QE) of 75%, making basic deep sky imaging possible. Camera is 1.25" EP diameter and now has a native C or CS mount as standard. Choose this camera if you require an all in one camera with planetary, guiding & basic deep sky capabilities at a very affordable price.

QHY5L-II camera
Handy metal storage box
USB cable
ST4 guide cable
1.25" Extension (threaded for filters)
1.25" Parfocalising Ring
Windows (XP, 7 & 8) drivers and it's own capture software



The camera is directly supported by PHD, MetaGuide, Firecapture, SharpCap and software using the ASCOM platform. UFOCapture or HandyAvi can automatically capture images of meteor trails, while you sleep!
Lenses and a tripod adapter are available in the Premium package (coming soon) or separately.

Format: 1/3inch, 4.83mm x 3.63mm
Pixel Size: 3.75um x 3.75um (1280 x 960)
Resolution: 1.2 Mega Pixels
30fps @ 1280 x 1024 to 200fps @ 320 x 240
ADC: On Chip 14bit ( 8 bit output)
Quantum Efficiency (QE): Mono = 75%, Colour = Blue 52%, Green 62%, Red 58%
Readout type: Progressive scan
Shutter: Electronic Rolling Shutter (ERS)
Exposure range: 20 microseconds - 600 second
Data range: 24 - 74.5MHz
Dynamic range: >115dB
Telescope Interface: 1.25" Eyepiece Format
IR Block Filter (Colour version) / Plain Glass Filter (Monochrome version)
Intercept: 10.4mm
USB Bus Powered with ST4 Port
Weight: 45g without parfocalising ring - lightest camera in its class

Above image shows the sizes and location of sensor (distance to the sensor) of QHY 5-II and 5L-II cameras

Above image shows quantum efficiency of QHY 5L-II camera sensors

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