Browse the top-ranked list of Refractor Telescopes below along with associated reviews and opinions.
so very well....Awesome for beginners...The on-line ordering process was great, used the in-store pick-up process....Certainly good for someone starting out on astronomy or for those that just want a closer look at the night sky.
The clutch-equipped altazimuth mount offered by this Celestron AstroMaster LT 60AZ 21073 telescope makes it easy to modify its pointing direction quickly and accurately. Target objects before you observe using the StarPointer finderscope.
A real winner...Well, it as a hit!...She loves it and now most nights (even in the bitter cold) she can be found in her back yard, check out the stars or following the path of the Space Station....This telescope is manageable and makes observing terrestrial objects fun and a piece of cake.
This Celestron PowerSeeker 70EQ 21037 telescope's multicoated 3x Barlow lens combines with its 10-165x magnification capability and 5 x 24 finderscope to make it fun and easy to observe terrestrial and astronomical objects in crystal clarity.
Great for the children to reach the stars...Very good for a beginner....I bought it for my 12 year old cousin -- this was a good stepping stone telescope to see if astronomy really interested him or not....Excellent product for rookies.
Sight in terrestrial and astronomical objects with ease through this Celestron PowerSeeker 60AZ 21041 telescope's 5 x 24 finderscope and then zoom in for a detailed look using its fully coated 3x Barlow lens and 8.57-142x magnification power.
Got this one and is pleasantly surprised at the results....Scope is very good but AZ mount is stiff and hard to use....Great view of the moon....we saw very faint rings on saturn one night way up in the N GA mountains where it was really clear and dark.
Immerse yourself in the fun of astronomical exploration using this Celestron AstroMaster 90AZ 21063 telescope that features 10mm and 20mm eyepieces and 13-213x magnification power for viewing clarity and a StarPointer finderscope for targeting objects.
I can't wait until 8/21/17!...I wanted something that will magnify the eclipse, but was still portable, This was a perfect option....Portable telescope for the eclipse
Get a better view with this compact 50mm EclipSmart Travel Scope telescope. It has Solar Safe technology that blocks out harmful UV rays and infrared radiation, so you can safely view eclipses and other solar events. This EclipSmart Travel Scope telescope comes with a tripod, finderscope and 20mm Kellner eyepiece in a handy carrying case.
Great gift for a budding star gazer....First telescope was a good purchase for the kid's....great scope for beginners
Survey the night sky with ease using this entry-level Celestron PowerSeeker 80AZS refractor telescope, which features a fully coated, air-spaced double objective lens for clear images and a wide field of view.
Works great was able to see the rings of Saturn...I recommend watching the Celestron YouTube videos made for this scope....Great gift for the young to study the skies....I can't wait to try this out in the country away from the street lights.
This telescope features NexStar computer control technology for simple operation and a StarPointer finderscope for accurate alignment and location of objects. The aluminum tripod provides durability.
First night was able to see moons of jupiter....This was a very easy product to assemble and get started on....Love it...Fun for occasional use.
This telescope features slow-motion controls for simple operation and erect image optics for terrestrial and astronomical applications. The included The SkyX planetarium software helps you identify up to 10,000 celestial objects.
It is great for viewing the moon, but other planets may be challenging with the manual tripod and guide rod....Great starter telescope...It is amazing how big our world is and the vastness of Gods creation of or little galaxy This is a cool tool...Great starter telescope
Look up at the stars with this Meade Infinity 209003 70mm altazimuth refractor telescope, which features 2 eyepieces and a 2x Barlow lens for multiple magnification options. The included Autostar Suite Astronomy planetarium DVD shows over 10,000 celestial objects.
waiting on spring to really use it....Great telescope...Nice Way to Star Watch
The built-on StarPointer finderscope on this Celestron 60LCM 22050 computerized refractor telescope allows you to easily locate celestial objects, and the 60mm aperture helps bring them into view. SkyAlign makes the alignment process simple.
Lots of fun and education for the kids....Telescope arrived just in time and in great condition....Great entry level telescope for the kids....looking forward to more nights to look at the sky
If you're looking for a dual-purpose telescope appropriate for both terrestrial and celestial viewing, then the AstroMaster Series is for you. Each AstroMaster model is capable of giving correct views of land and sky
The AstroMaster Series produce bright, clear images of the Moon and planets. It is easy to see the moons of Jupiter and the rings of Saturn with every one of these fine instruments. For views of the brighter deep space objects like galaxies and nebulae, we recommend the larger aperture and light gathering ability of the Newtonian reflectors.
Great for beginner...Love it...It was better than expected.
View the night sky clearly with this Barska Starwatcher AE10754 equatorial refractor telescope that features 675x maximum power magnification and a 3x Barlow lens for clarity and precision. The included StarWatch software helps you identify objects.
Best one for price...great telescope...Great Christmnas present starter telescope for my 5 year old son!
View the moon, stars and other objects with this U.S. Army US-TF70050 telescope that features 3 optical eyepieces for 35x, 57x and 175x magnification. The aluminum construction provides a lightweight, yet sturdy design for easy portability.
Great for an amateur or kid...It's a great product for beginners....It's a great product for beginners.
Enjoy the night sky with this Meade Infinity 209001 altazimuth refractor telescope, which features powerful 25x magnification and 3 eyepieces for a range of sky and space views. The included Autostar DVD shows you over 10,000 celestial objects.
setting it up took a bit since instructions were not included, watched dvd but still inconclusive, decent for its magnifying dimensions, should have opted for bigger telescope, fine for beginners.
Explore the night sky with this Meade Polaris 216001 refractor telescope, which includes 3 eyepieces that offer 142.9x, 100x and 36x magnification to bring far-away objects into clear view. The red-dot viewfinder makes framing images simple.