Designed with American innovation for beginner stargazers, the Celestron Commute Scope 70DX is a professionally engineered refractor telescope that is perfect for celestial or terrestrial viewing on the go. It’s the perfect telescope for adults and kids to use at the side of its fully-coated, high-quality glass optics, including a refractor-style 70mm objective lens. The aperture allows higher-resolution viewing, without adding a large number of extra weight. Added coating on the large 70mm lens allows more light to enter, providing sharper, crisper viewing of celestial and terrestrial objects all the way through the day or at night.
The Celestron telescope for beginners is designed with several operating features that make it exceptionally user-friendly. Our precision manufacturing standards and high-quality materials are unmatched in the industry. We’ve included two quality eyepieces (20mm and 10mm), 2x Barlow lens, and a star diagonal for crisp low- and high-power viewing all the way through the day or at night, allowing you to enjoy close-ups of wildlife in nature or stargaze with family and friends.
This telescope also comes with a smartphone adapter that permits you to connect any smartphone to any telescope eyepiece with an out of doors diameter of 45 mm or smaller for digiscoping opportunities. The additional magnification provided by the eyepiece allows your phone to capture great images of the Moon and planets. To capture the best image, Celestron has also provided a Bluetooth shutter release that permits you to trigger the camera’s shutter on any Android or iOS smartphone remotely, without disturbing the placement of your phone and telescope.
The Celestron Commute Scope 80 weighs just 3.3 pounds and assembles in seconds with no tools required. It’s easy to use to navigate the sky. When your observing session is over, everything packs up into the handy included traveling backpack.
Your purchase also entitles you to a FREE download of Celestron’s BONUS Starry Night Astronomy Software with information on thousands of celestial objects, printable sky maps, and more. It’s the best way to learn about the night sky and plan your next observing session.
Celestron is the world’s #1 telescope brand, with telescopes in world-class research observatories and even aboard the International Space Station. Now your family can enjoy a quality Celestron telescope in a portable package and at a price to fit your budget.
SUPERIOR OPTICS: The Celestron 70mm Commute Scope features high-quality, fully-coated glass optics, a potent 70mm objective lens, a lightweight frame, and a custom backpack to carry it all. Its quality is unmatched in its class and against competitors.
POWERFUL EYEPIECES FOR UP-CLOSE VIEWING: Our telescope for astronomy beginners is equipped with two high-quality eyepieces (20mm and 10mm) that provide low- and high-power views of celestial objects at night and terrestrial objects all the way through the day.
LARGE 70MM OBJECTIVE lens: Our refractor telescope is equipped with a large 70mm aperture objective lens that provides enhanced, brighter views compared to the 50mm model at the same time as adding very little additional weight. Setting up and using the Commute Scope is quick and easy.
BONUS BAG, tripod, MOON FILTER, 2x BARLOW, BLUETOOTH SHUTTER RELEASE, SMARTPHONE ADAPTER AND SOFTWARE: Highly portable and ready for your digiscoping adventures. Also includes a FREE download of probably the most top consumer rated astronomy software programs.
UNBEATABLE WARRANTY AND CUSTOMER SUPPORT: Buy with confidence from the world’s #1 telescope brand, based in California since 1960. You can also receive a two-year warranty and unlimited access to technical reinforce from our team of US-based experts.