Meade LPI-G Advanced Camera - Lunar, Planetary Imager and Guider (Color) # 645003

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Our Product ID: PAPI-ME-LPI-G-645003
Manufacturer SKU: 645003
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 Meade LPI-G Advanced Camera - Lunar, Planetary Imager and Guider (Color) # 645003

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Quick Overview

  • CMOS - SONY IMX178 Image Sensor
  • 6.3 Megapixels (3072 x 2048)
  • 1.25" Nosepiece, C-Mount
  • 2.4µm x 2.4µm Pixel Size
  • Can be used for Auto-Guiding, or Astrophotography of Solar System Objects

Product Details

The LPI-G Advanced allows the user to experience our universe on a whole new level with Meade's Advanced solar, lunar, and planetary guide camera.

This USB 3.0 14-bit camera allows for increased dynamic range allowing the user to experience the universe like never before! The LPI-G Advanced features a large image sensor along with a high pixel count that allows for increased resolution, making it ideal for planets and solar imaging. The LPI-G Advanced has a back illuminated CMOS - SONY IMX178, image sensor with 2.4 x 2.4 micron pixel size and pixel array of 6.3 Megapixels (3072 x 2048). This Imager & Guider is able to take 59 frames per second at full resolution. The camera has a 3.0 connection and ASCOM ST-4 Guider Port for easy connection to the mount.

The LPI-G Advanced also includes a high-speed USB 3.0 connecting cable, ST-4 Guide Cable, 1.25" nose extension with C-Mount, and Meade Sky Capture Software on CD Rom - includes Installation and Operating instructions.

The LPI-G Advanced is able to save images in a variety of formats including: JPEG, BITMAP, FITS, TIFF, PNG, PCX, TGA & BCM. It can also save videos in either SER or AVI formats.

Will work with the following Operating Systems:

  • Microsoft Windows XP (32 & 64 Bit)
  • Microsoft Windows Vista (32 & 64 Bit)
  • Microsoft Windows 7 (32 & 64 Bit)
  • Microsoft Windows 8 (32 & 64 Bit)
  • Microsoft Windows 10 (32 & 64 Bit)
  • Mac OS X
  • Linux

Computer Requirements: Equal to Intel Core 2.8GHz or higher. Solid State hard drive recommended for getting the maximum frame rates.

The LPI-G Advanced is available in both Color & Monochrome.

*NOTE* When using to image the Sun, use appropriate solar filters.


  • UPC: 709942999426
  • Power Source: DC 5V over PC USB port
  • Warranty: 1 Year
  • Contents Included
    • LPI-G Color camera
    • High Speed USB 3.0 A male to B male gold plated connectors' cable/ 1.5m
    • ST-4 Guide cable - 1.5m guide cable
    • 1.25" nose extension with C-mount
    • Meade Sky Capture Software on CD ROM- Includes Installation and Operating Instructions.
  • Operating Temperature: -10c - 50c
  • Product Dimensions: 1.24" diameter. 1.7" x 2.8" (43mm x 72mm)
  • Product Weight: 3.4 Ounces


Product carries full one year Meade factory limited warranty (within US/Canada only).