Updated February 11, 2019 by Daniel Imperiale

The 8 Best Twinstar Telescopes

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We spent 28 hours on research, videography, and editing, to review the top options for this wiki. Twinstar telescopes may not represent the pinnacle of astronomical instruments, but they are among the most reliable options for budding astronomers with an affordable price. We've ranked the best that they have to offer by their optical quality, objective diameter, f-ratio, and durability, so you and your young ones can go out and enjoy the night skies together. When users buy our independently chosen editorial picks, we may earn commissions to support our work. Skip to the best twinstar telescope on Amazon.

8. AstroMark 50mm 75x Power Refractor

7. Refractor 60mm

6. AstroMark 80mm Dual

5. Black 90mm Cassegrain

4. 70mm f/10 Refractor

3. Blue 70mm iOptron

2. Blue 4.5-Inch Reflector

1. Blue 80mm iOptron Refractor

Editor's Notes

February 07, 2019: While these certainly aren't the finest scopes on the market, there are some impressive specs if you know what to look for. A few boast pretty nice f-ratios, and most seem designed to at least offer a decent amount of magnification. The two computerized models on the list have databases that actually outperform those of other brands that are twice as expensive, but those others usually have smoother, heavier mounts for object tracking.


Daniel Imperiale
Last updated on February 11, 2019 by Daniel Imperiale

Daniel Imperiale holds a bachelor’s degree in writing, and proudly fled his graduate program in poetry to pursue a quiet life at a remote Alaskan fishery. After returning to the contiguous states, he took up a position as an editor and photographer of the prestigious geek culture magazine “Unwinnable” before turning his attention to the field of health and wellness. In recent years, he has worked extensively in film and music production, making him something of a know-it-all when it comes to camera equipment, musical instruments, recording devices, and other audio-visual hardware. Daniel’s recent obsessions include horology (making him a pro when it comes to all things timekeeping) and Uranium mining and enrichment (which hasn’t proven useful just yet).


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