Black Friday telescope deal: save $120 on this Celestron StarSense Explorer

This 900mm Celestron refractor telescope is 37% off at Amazon in the Black Friday sale

Celestron Telescope
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If you want an easy way to get into stargazing, this is it. The Celestron StarSense Explorer links up to your phone using the StarSense app to guide those stars and planets into view. 

Just pick the celestial object you want to see and the arrows will guide your telescope to exactly the spot. Then all you need to do is look through the lens. It's a fool-proof way to see the highlights of the night sky and what's even better is that right now Amazon has taken 37% of the price of this Celestron model, taking it down to just $199. That makes it one of the best Black Friday telescope deals to date. 

The refractor telescope has a 900mm focal length and comes with two eyepieces and a 2x Barlow extender lens. The kit even includes a full-height tripod to mount it on. If you want to get a good look at the universe for less, you need to buy this kit right now. 

Celestron StarSense Explorer:  was $319.95, now $199.99 at Amazon

Celestron StarSense Explorer: was $319.95, now $199.99 at Amazon
Save $119.96 (37%) on the Celestron StarSense Explorer. With a 900mm focal length and an 80mm aperture, the refractor telescope links up to your phone to help you easily discover stars and planets.

Mat Gallagher
Mat Gallagher

As T3's Managing Editor in the US, Mat is a true lover of gadgets, but especially anything that involves cameras, cars, music or travel. Originally from the UK, he has written about technology since 2003 and after stints in Beijing and Hong Kong, is now based in Chicago.