Celestron - PowerSeeker 70AZ Refractor Telescope - Black

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.

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What's Included

  • Celestron PowerSeeker 70AZ Refractor Telescope
  • The SkyX planetarium software
  • Owner's manual

Ratings & Reviews

Overall Customer Rating:
75% of customers would recommend this product to a friend (3 out of 4)


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35x- and 175x-power magnification

To bring the stars within view.

700mm focal length

For clarity and precision.

5 x 24mm viewfinder

Frames the subjects you are viewing.

3x Barlow lens

For enhanced magnifying power.

Equatorial mounts

Along with collapsible altazimuth mount and slow-motion controls for precise tracking of moving objects.

Erect image optics

For terrestrial and astronomical applications.

Fully coated glass optical components

With high transmission coating for high-quality brightness and clarity.

Accessory tray

For convenient storage of accessories.

The SkyX planetarium software

Helps you locate and identify up to 10,000 celestial objects on your computer.

Customer rating

would recommend to a friend
  • Rating: 4 out of 5 stars

    Great telescope for a beginner

    • Verified PurchaserVerified Purchase
    • My Best Buy® MemberMember

    Was trying to look for a mid-price range telescope to pursue my passion and stumbled upon this. Great product to use, does take a bit of time getting used to with all of the lenses. But overall much useful and educational.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 2 out of 5 stars

    Not what I expected..


    Got this for my daughter. Thinking she would love this. It's really hard for her to use and set up. Lens don't seem to as clear as i would have hoped for.

    No, I would not recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 4 out of 5 stars

    Love it

    • Verified PurchaserVerified Purchase

    Great scope for casual observer. Can't beat quality for the price. First night was able to see moons of jupiter. Fun for occasional use.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    beginning stargazer


    This was a very easy product to assemble and get started on. We haven't gottten into it enough yet to make a judgement.

    I would recommend this to a friend

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