Back Illuminated Sony IMX178 Sensor
The ZWO ASI178MM USB3.0 Monochrome Astronomy Camera features a back-illuminated Sony IMX178 sensor with 6.4MP Resolution (3096*2080), perfect for planetary imaging. Back illumination prevents image distortion that are inherent to front-lit designs.
This camera also comes equipped with a ST4 port for guiding.
With its low read noise of 1.4e and fast 60FPS at max resolution, high sensitivity and 14bit ADC, the ZWO ASI178MM Monochrome Astronomy Camera is a great astronomical camera for users of all levels.
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 ground-breaking 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 astrophotographer and are available in over 25 countries internationally.
Product Code: ZWO-ASI178MM