Introducing SmartEye™: The World’s First Smart Eyepiece for Telescopes

Experience the future of stargazing with SmartEye – where the best of both worlds collide. Seamlessly blending the visual experience of eyepiece observation with the unmatched light-gathering capabilities of cutting-edge sensor technology, SmartEye delivers an unparalleled viewing experience.

By harnessing the power of its innovative display, you're not just peering into the cosmos – you're immersing yourself in it. Say farewell to dim views and limited perspectives. With SmartEye , every gaze is infused with the brilliance of a thousand stars, thanks to its ability to collect light like never before. Don't settle for ordinary observation – elevate your stargazing adventure with SmartEye and unlock the boundless wonders of the universe in stunning clarity.

SmartEye™ crafted by Pegasus Astro - Powered by SkySafari - Patent Pending (2024)

  • Redefine Aperture

    SmartEye enhances the view seen through any small telescope, delivering vibrant color images that transport you beyond the limits of traditional eyepiece viewing!

    The immersive ultra high resolution display at the top of the eyepiece becomes your personal portal to the universe, giving you the sensation of floating in space.

    With its image enhancement technology, SmartEye adapts seamlessly to varying observing conditions, providing the sensation of peering through a much larger telescope and revealing breathtaking detail in every observation.

  • Simple Operation

    Thanks to its low-light sensitivity sensor, SmartEye continuously collects photons, dynamically improving the view of celestial objects over time. Additionally, the image displayed in the eyepiece can also be viewed on your smartphone.

    SmartEye doubles as a versatile astro-camera, capable of capturing and storing raw astronomical files (FITS) for later computer processing. Transition effortlessly from live viewing to preserving celestial moments with ease.

    Bid farewell to the complexities of astroimaging and embrace a user-friendly experience that ensures astronomers of all levels, from beginners to experts, can unlock the mysteries of the night sky.

  • Powered By SkySafari

    Seamlessly connect with the award-winning SkySafari mobile application to access additional features, advanced settings, and to unlock a wealth of knowledge about the universe. Whether you're seeking to find objects, guide your telescope, record your observations or share your views with others, SmartEye and SkySafari are your guides to the cosmos.

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Redefining Stargazing

Transform Your Small Telescope with SmartEye

With SmartEye, observers can elevate their stargazing experience by seamlessly transforming their small telescopes into powerful instruments rivaling much larger ones. By integrating an imaging sensor, SmartEye enhances light-gathering capabilities, unveiling vibrant details of distant galaxies and nebulae that were previously inaccessible with smaller telescopes. This revolutionary device redefines the boundaries of observation, enabling enthusiasts to explore the cosmos with unparalleled clarity and ignite their passion for astronomy.

Defy Light Pollution and Observe from Anywhere with SmartEye

SmartEye transforms any telescope into a powerful instrument capable of piercing through urban glare. With its specialized sensor and immersive look-through display, SmartEye captures high-resolution images of celestial objects, providing real-time views of distant wonders that would otherwise remain obscured. Versatile and user-friendly, SmartEye empowers enthusiasts to capture and share the beauty of the cosmos, inspiring a new generation of stargazers to defy the limits of light pollution and embrace the splendor of the universe.

The Night Sky is Accessible to All with SmartEye

Unlock the wonders of the cosmos for everyone, including those with visual impairments, with SmartEye. This groundbreaking technology empowers individuals to transcend limitations and explore the universe with ease. By transforming any telescope into an accessible gateway to the stars, SmartEye captures bright and clear high-resolution images of celestial wonders and presents them on a look-through display in real-time. With vivid clarity, SmartEye enables users to marvel at the beauty of the night sky like never before. Experience the joy of stargazing and inspire others to reach for the stars with SmartEye, making astronomy accessible to all.

Imaging Simplified with SmartEye

Say farewell to complex imaging setups and welcome the simplicity of SmartEye's intuitive design and user experience. Insert SmartEye in the focuser and your telescope becomes a portal to celestial marvels, thanks to SmartEye's seamless live stacking technology and advanced astro-camera imaging capabilities. From capturing breathtaking images to sharing the wonders of the cosmos effortlessly, SmartEye empowers enthusiasts of every level to delve into the celestial realm with confidence and joy. Embrace the benefits of imaging made simple with SmartEye, and let your cosmic exploration begin anew.

Bring Astronomy Outreach and Education to Everyone with SmartEye

Transform astronomy outreach and education with SmartEye, the ultimate tool for engaging audiences of all ages and backgrounds. Designed to enhance the viewing experience of looking through a telescope, SmartEye combines the intimacy of traditional eyepieces with the light gathering power of imaging sensors. Within just a few seconds, you can view incredible detailed views of celestial objects and identify what you are looking at.  Take your audience on an unforgettable journey and create cherished memories as you share the wonders of the universe. With SmartEye, every night becomes an enchanting adventure, and every image a masterpiece.

Seamlessly Switch Between SmartEye and a Traditional Eyepiece

SmartEye can be thought of as a hybrid device that seamlessly bridges the realms of modern imaging and traditional astronomy. With its light-sensitive image sensor, SmartEye effortlessly transitions between Electronically Assisted Astronomy (EAA) and traditional eyepiece observing, offering users unparalleled versatility in their stargazing experiences.  SmartEye slots into your telescope focuser, just like a regular optical eyepiece.  For more advanced imagers, SmartEye is also a versatile astro-camera capable of capturing long-exposures and storing raw astronomical files for later computer processing.

Picture this: With SmartEye, you have the power to effortlessly switch between the immersive digital world of imaging and the timeless charm of traditional optical eyepieces. Whether you're seeking enhanced detail and clarity through digital imaging or craving the authentic hands-on feel of traditional observation, SmartEye empowers you to explore the cosmos on your terms.

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Designed for Visual Observers and Astrophotographers

Crafted for both Visual Observers and Astrophotographers, SmartEye bridges the gap in the era of smart telescopes, preserving the essential connection between observer, your telescope of choice, and the night sky.

Therefore, SmartEye is designed to enhance, rather than supplant, visual observation. It seamlessly integrates with traditional optical eyepieces, giving users the freedom to effortlessly switch between SmartEye and their regular optical eyepieces. For instance, you can utilize SmartEye to pinpoint the location of a faint celestial object and then swiftly transition to your conventional eyepiece to catch the photons with your own eyes.

Furthermore, SmartEye offers "Night Vision" mode, dimming the screen and casting a red hue to safeguard your natural night vision. Alternatively, users can opt to view the image on their phone or tablet screen, applying night vision settings or employing red cellophane film for additional preservation of their night vision.

What problems does SmartEye Solve?

SmartEye serves as a revolutionary solution to a myriad of challenges faced by amateur astronomers and enthusiasts alike:

Disappointment with Faint, Dim Images: Looking through a small telescope can often leave new observers underwhelmed with faint, indistinct views lacking in detail. SmartEye addresses this disappointment by delivering crisp, vibrant images that align with newcomers' expectations, sparking excitement and engagement with the cosmos from the very first glance.

Simplifying Complex Imaging Setups: Traditional imaging setups can be complex and daunting for beginners. SmartEye streamlines the imaging process, offering a hassle-free solution for capturing breathtaking celestial images without the need for intricate setups or extensive technical knowledge.

Combatting Light Pollution: Light pollution poses a significant obstacle to stargazers, obscuring celestial objects and diminishing the clarity of observation. SmartEye's advanced technology enables users to mitigate the effects of light pollution, unlocking clear views of the night sky even from urban environments.

Accessibility: By simplifying the observing process and providing user-friendly features, SmartEye makes astronomy accessible to a broader audience. Whether you're a seasoned enthusiast or a curious beginner, SmartEye empowers everyone to explore the wonders of the universe effortlessly.

Identification and Sharing: SmartEye eliminates the guesswork of "What am I looking at?" with its intuitive interface and comprehensive database of celestial objects. Additionally, its seamless sharing capabilities enable users to effortlessly share their celestial discoveries with friends, family, and fellow enthusiasts, fostering a sense of community and collaboration in astronomy outreach efforts.

Astronomy Outreach: SmartEye revolutionizes astronomy outreach initiatives by providing a user-friendly tool for engaging audiences of all ages and backgrounds. With its ability to deliver stunning views of celestial objects in real-time, SmartEye becomes a powerful tool for inspiring curiosity and fostering a deeper appreciation for the universe.

What do I get?

Enhanced Viewing Experience: SmartEye transforms your small telescope into a much powerful instrument, providing vivid and detailed views of celestial objects that were previously obscured or difficult to observe with traditional eyepieces.

Simplified Operation: With its familiar design and user-friendly interface, SmartEye makes stargazing accessible to enthusiasts of all levels, eliminating the complexities often associated with traditional imaging setups.

Real-time Imaging: Experience the thrill of live stacking technology, allowing you to capture and view celestial wonders in real-time, immersing yourself in the beauty of the cosmos.

Versatile Functionality: From identifying stars and celestial objects to annotating views with augmented reality, SmartEye offers a range of features that enhance your understanding and appreciation of the universe.

Seamless Sharing: Share your astronomical discoveries effortlessly with friends, family, and the wider community through social media integration, inspiring others to explore the wonders of the night sky alongside you.

Technical Details:

  • 2-inch eyepiece barrel, compatible with standard 2-inch focusers.
  • Sony IMX533 Color CMOS sensor, offering high-resolution imaging capabilities.
  • Ultra High Definition Display for crisp and clear visualization of objects.
  • Wide 90° field of view, providing expansive coverage for detailed observation. 12mm eye relief.
  • Diopter adjustment range from +1D to -5D, catering to various visual acuity needs.
  • Dual-band WiFi support (2.4 GHz and 5 GHz 802.11 b/g/n/ac).
  • Bluetooth 5 with Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) support.
  • Integrated SD Card Reader for convenient local storage of captured images.
  • USB-C Power-in port for versatile power supply options.
  • Meticulously designed aluminum body ensures superior build quality and resilience.
  • Explore in any conditions with IPX water resistance, protecting your device from -20°C to +50°C.
  • Backed by a reassuring 2-year warranty, invest in SmartEye with confidence.
  • Compatible with both iOS and Android devices.
  • About Simulation Curriculum Corp.

    Simulation Curriculum is at the forefront of innovation in astronomy, known for our flagship products SkySafari and Starry Night, the leading astronomy applications for mobile and desktop. We are dedicated to enhancing the stargazing experience through continuous exploration and boundary-pushing advancements. With our “Powered by SkySafari” partnerships, we provide enthusiasts across the globe with unparalleled access to the marvels of the cosmos, setting a benchmark for interactive stargazing experiences.


  • About Pegasus Astro Co Ltd.

    At Pegasus Astro, we're not just a brand; we're a vibrant community of stargazers, astrophotographers, and engineers fueled by our shared passion for the cosmos. Our mission is to empower your astronomical pursuits with innovative, meticulously crafted products that bring the marvels of the universe within reach. From our roots in Corinth, Greece, inspired by the legendary Winged Horse Pegasus, we're committed to providing astrophotography enthusiasts with top-notch solutions. With over 15 years of expertise and hands-on involvement in astrophotography, we understand your needs intimately and strive to exceed your expectations. Every product undergoes rigorous testing in our facilities, reflecting our unwavering dedication to precision and excellence as we serve the global astronomy community.