Astronomy Equipment Reviews

Welcome to the home of all our Astronomy Equipment Reviews. This includes telescopes reviews, filter reviews and so on. Our telescope reviews can be reached with this link.

Orion Sirius ED80 EQ-G Telescope Review for 2021
An exceptional scope for those looking to get into astrophotography, this 80mm refractor provides outstanding image quality with rich and vibrant color.
Orion SkyQuest XT4.5 Dobsonian Telescope Review 2021
A great scope that punches above its weight. In our SkyQuest XT4.5 telescope review, discover how Orion's large aperture at a budget price performs.
Our Guide to the Best Moon Filters
Looking at a gibbous moon through your telescope is really bright, which means you just won't see the detail which brings the lunar surface to life. You need a lunar filter to rescue your eyes and put some contrast back!
Orion EON 130mm ED Triplet APO Telescope Review for 2021
Overview Anyone who is familiar with APO triplets like this one is aware that these scopes are the holy grail[...]
Celestron Zoom Eyepiece Review – 8mm to 24mm Focal Length
We got our hands on an actual Celestron Zoom Eyepiece and used it to hunt for double stars and planets. Find out all the pros and cons.
Orion SpaceProbe 130ST Newtonian Reflector Telescope Review
Orion's SpaceProbe 130ST telescope is a very popular model for beginners. Read our full review to discover why so many new backyard astronomers buy it.
Celestron NexStar 4SE Telescope – Full Review for 2021
The NexStar 4SE is one of the most popular telescopes on the market. Our complete review shows why it's so good... and its shortcomings!
Celestron’s AstroMaster Telescope Range Reviewed
The AstroMaster range of telescopes from Celestron offers a great, low-budget entry into astronomy. They're ideal for beginners and children, but there are many models. We review seven of the most popular, in detail, and recommend the best.
Celestron Omni Plössl Eyepiece Review
We've tested the popular Omni Plössl range of eyepieces from Celestron to see if they are worth adding to your kit. Find out what we discovered.
Best Telescope Eyepiece Set
Telescope accessory sets with eyepieces and filters are a great investment for new astronomers. We look at top brands to see which kit is the best for you.