This telescope is the lightest for the size in nexstar SE series family. It have a 127mm Aperature capable to collect good amount of light. It is also easy to set-up and can be used with equatorial mode. The set back is with the price difference from Nexstar 6SE, most people tend to go for Nexstar 5SE. But if you want a scope with light weight mount and capability to do simple astrophotography, this is the telescope to go For
Pros: Light Weight, Good aperature (127mm)
Cons: For the price, can go for 6SE
This review was written in the old system and had content requirements that are different than reviews written today.