Celestron NexStar Evolution Series are the “Pro” models for telescopes. They are not cheap, and they don’t apologize for it.
Celestron NexStar 8SE has a phenomenal optical tube that makes you overlook its issues.
NexStar 6SE is a classic, and rightfully so.
Celestron NexStar 5SE is delightful, but it is not perfect. The high price tag doesn’t help.
Celestron NexStar 4SE is an admirable attempt to create a Solar System performer.
Celestron NexStar 127 devours planets.
Celestron NexStar 90 SLT has a significant problem; there is no battery.
Meade ETX 125 is a major improvement over ETX 80 and ETX 90, but the improvement is costly.
Meade ETX 90 has a great optical tube attached to a poorly executed, plastic motor mount.
Meade StarNavigator NG 125 is the most powerful of the StarNavigator line, and the best one.