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ZWO ASIAIR

This is a new milestone in ZWO history, astrophotography has never been easier!

ASIAIR is a smart WiFi device that allows you to control all ASI USB 3.0 cameras, ASI Mini series cameras, and an equatorial mount to do plate solving and imaging with your phone or tablet/iPad when connected to ASIAIR via WiFi.

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Features

Dual bandwidth WiFi Control

 

5G & 2.4G  supported. you can switch between 5G & 2.4G depends on your environment.

5G is faster for downloading and not so crowded as 2.4G but works best over shorter distances without many obstructions such as walls.

 

Independent Guiding & Imaging

 

Standalone guiding & Imaging without the need of PC. Everything is under control with your phone!

 

Preview and focus in real time

 

Preview: with the help of WiFi network, ASIAIR can preview images in nearly real-time.

Debayer: debayer works for color cameras.

Auto white balance: AWB also works for color cameras

Focus: zoom a small area to provide max brightness curve and HFD curve, help users to get precise focus manually.

Auto & manually histogram stretching: screen stretching is always useful for dark deep sky imaging.

Plate Solving

 

Offline plate solving can be done in a few seconds.

 

SkySafari Bridge

 

The user can use the Skysafari app to control the mount through ASIAIR, choose the target and go.

 

Supported cameras

 

ASI USB3.0 camera, ASI cooled camera, ASI mini cameras. (It can not support ASI120MM/MC camera)

 

USB2.0 Port

ASIAIR comes with 4 USB2.0 ports, you can connect up to 4 USB devices and don’t need USB Hub.

 

Power Supply

ASIAIR need 5V@2.5A external power supply, it’s micro USB port. Normally, ASIAIR consumes only 500ma current. but peak value would be 2.5A, so please use the power cable come with ASIAIR. other cables may be too thin and cannot provide enough power.

 

we also provide one 12V-5V DC Converter, so you can connect ASIAIR to the 12V power supply as most Astro device.

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SD Card and Card Reader

There is one 32GB Micro SD card come with ASIAIR. there is OS running on this SD card and 25G space left for the user to store images.

 

The user can use this SD Card Reader to transfer the images to your PC and processing.

 

There is risk the SD card maybe corrupt one day. We highly recommend user back up your SD card first when you get the ASIAIR.

 

Please find more detailed info in ASIAIR Quick Guide.

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