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iPolarTM Electronics Polarscope
iPolar<sup>TM</sup> Electronics Polarscope
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List Price: $248.00
Price: $208.00
Savings: $40.00

Availability: Usually Ships in 2 to 5 Days
Product Code: 3339


iPolar:


 
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Introducing iOptron iPolarTM - a high precision, easy to use electronics polarscope (e-PS).

What makes iPolar unique?
1. Can be easily installed inside the RA shaft on all iOptron equatorial mounts (except SmartEQ Pro).
2. Can be used on any mounts with adapters either internally or externally.
3. USB plug and play (no driver needed)
4. Works globally, no need to set northern and southern hemisphere.
5. No visible Polaris (north) or Sigma Octantis (south) necessary.
6. No need to rotate the mount during polar align.

iPolar is a smart electronic polarscope for everyone.

Sale price: iPolar only $248; iPolar with mounting accessory/adapter $268.

Features
  • Fast and easy to use
  • High precision (30 arcsec)
  • No need to see the Pole Star
  • No need to rotate the mount during alignment
  • Unique imaging enhancement technique
  • Smart plate solving
  • On screen instruction during alignment
  • Capable under poor sky visibility condition
  • Compatible to most equatorial mount with a proper adapter

Currently Supported Mounts:
Please select the correct mount from pull-down manual when ordering.
Need help? Please check this iPolar Compatibility Chart.
  • CEM120/CEM120EC/CEM120EC2
  • CEM70/CEM70G
  • CEM60/CEM60EC (Will it fit my CEM60 internally?)
  • CEM40/CEM40EC/CEM40G
  • GEM45/GEM45EC/GEM45G
  • CEM25/CEM25EC/ZEQ25
  • iEQ45Pro/iEQ45
  • iEQ30Pro/iEQ30
  • SkyGuider Pro
  • SkyGuider
  • SkyTracker Pro
  • SkyTracker
  • AVX mount (#3339-AVX)
  • CGEM/NEQ6/AZEQ6 mount (#3339-CGEM)
  • HEQ5 mount (#3339-HEQ5)
  • Takahashi mount (#3339-TAK)
  • Other mounts
Average Rating: Average Rating: 3 of 5 3 of 5 Total Reviews: 18 Write a review »


  0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
 
5 of 5 Works great March 16, 2021
Reviewer: Kent Blackwell from Virginia Beach , VA United States  
I am glad I opted to for the iPolar instead of the polar scope. Not only is it more accurate but more comfortable as well. It connected to my WIN 7 laptop with no issues, but occasionally I have to click "TAKE DARK FRAME' two or three times before proceeding. It's smooth sailing from then on. My SkyGuider Pro is polar aligned in 5 minutes or less.

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1 of 5 The polar scope March 14, 2021
Reviewer: Ernest Joyner from Florissant, CO United States  
Optically it is pretty close the the competitor, but the software needs to be overhauled. Sharpcap polar alignment is way better and accurate, unlike the expensive Ioptron polar scope. I hope something gets done soon because polar alignment is not possible with this overpriced device.

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5 of 5 Works great! October 28, 2020
Reviewer: Steve L from Suwanee, GA United States  
I'm far from an experienced user but this scope was very easy to install and use. Included software is nothing elegant but works everytime. Very fast to get aligned which is important to me.

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  4 of 5 people found the following review helpful:
 
1 of 5 Poor software support October 22, 2020
Reviewer: Raymond Lillard from Redwood City, CA United States  
I have recently purchased a brand new CEM25EC to use as a grab-n-go for short refractor/DSLR excursions.  I came here to the iOptron web-site to purchase my third iPolar and and am very disappointed to see that iOptron still has only Windows support for this product.

The iPolar has been in the market for two years and still has only windows support. !!!!

I am not buying another until there is Android support so I don't have to drag a laptop along for accurate polar alignment.





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1 of 5 Failed to connect to camera October 2, 2020
Reviewer: J Taylor from SANTA FE, NM United States  
I connect to the iPolar just fine, but the camera “Camera failed to connect”. iPolar app talks just fine to iPolar, all except the camera. Windows camera security permits app access the camera. iPolar shows up in the Windows Device Manager. I tried a powered USB3 hub. Again no camera connection. Powered hub I connected to the cameras with other camera-using apps such as Skype or a Mac camera app, I get different results. With the Mac app I see images through the iPolar scope. With Skype/Win10, I now get a green image from iPolar.

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