ZWO ASI120MM Mini USB2.0 Mono Guide Camera
It integrates a CMOS (ARO130CS 1/3" sensor) and has 1280x960 pixels. The pixel size is 3.75 μm x 3.75 μm. This camera provides 12bit ADC (atmospheric dispersion corrector) and its QE (quantum efficiency) peak is almost 80%
ASI120MM Mini camera offers you great performance for planetary imaging and guiding. It has low read noise, high dynamic range, AR protective window and much more
High quantum efficiency (QE):
The estimated peak value of the absolute QE curve is almost 80%
USB2.0 Port and ST4 Port:
The back of the ASI120MM Mini looks like a small smiling face. Its mouth is theType C USB port, and it has the ST4 port for its nose. This smiling face will always be with you in the dark nights when you are doing your astronomy!
- The Mini camera has one USB 2.0 type C port. It is very convenient and will not care about the positive and negative side of the adapter
- ST4 Port can connect the mini camera directly to the auto guide port of the mount
120Mini vs 120MM-S
Compared with ASI120MM-S camera, 120mini have smaller outlook, lighter weight, and it can reach focus at same position with eyepiece.
USB 2.0 Port & ST4 Port:
USB 2.0 Port: Mini camera has one USB2.0 type C port. Type C port is very popular in mobile phones, it will not care about positive side and negetive side of the adapter.
ST4 Port: Can connect mini camera direct connect to auto guide port of mount.
ASI mini cameras focus at the same postion as an eyepiece does. You can focus with a eyepiece, and put the ASI mini camera into 1.25" holder.
ASI mini camera are also suitable for OAG, it can have a much bigger focus range than normal ASI cameras.
About ZWO Optical: Astrophotography has never been easier
Established in 2011, ZWO Optical is a fast-growing global astroimaging camera powerhouse based in Suzhou China. They focus on building and innovating groundbreaking CMOS cameras such as the iconic ZWO ASI120MM Monochrome CMOS camera (the first-ever planetary CMOS camera to beat a CCD in the early 2010s). ZWO continues to pioneer new astrophotography technology with revolutionary features to capture exceptional quality of images of space that will last you a lifetime. Today, ZWO cameras are recognised by every passionate astrophotography and are available in over 25 countries internationally.
Product code: ZWO-ASI120MINI