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  • 1080p video streaming of microscopic worlds via included HDMI cable directly to your monitor or projector. NO COMPUTER NEEDED!
  • 3.5MP high speed sensor has larger pixel sizes that allow more details and a higher refresh rate
  • 10x to 220x power magnification
  • Records high definition still images. Images are saved directly to a Micro SD card (not included)
  • Capture 720p High Definition video at 30 fps when connected to a PC via USB

Celestron MicroDirect 1080P HDMI Handheld Digital Microscope

We’re taking our handheld digital microscope line to the next level with the MicroDirect 1080p HDMI Handheld Digital Microscope. Perfect for teachers, students, entomologists, forensic scientists, microscopic explorers, and more. This microscope not only offers true 1080p, high definition viewing, but also still image and video recording.

    A New View

    The MicroDirect 1080p HDMI Handheld Digital Microscope streams in amazingly clear 1080p HD video via HDMI cable-directly through a TV monitor or projector-- No computer needed. This microscope can connect to any compatible monitor or projector via HDMI cable for real 1080p HD video streaming at up to 220x magnification. That means high quality viewing of 3D specimens, samples, and even some slides!

    REAL HD Video and Imaging

    Great for the classroom, lab or home, the 3.5MP high speed sensor allows for high definition streaming and still image and video recording. Still images can be saved directly to the on-board Micro SD slot (card not included) while viewing on monitor. The included PC software and USB cable make recording HD videos simple. Use the included fully adjustable stand to steady the microscope to get the perfect image or video.


    Type of Microscope Handheld Digital HD
    Nosepiece Clear plastic
    Objective(s) Type Single adjustable internal objective
    Focus Type(s) Barrel focus: Course Focus | Fine Focus
    Magnification Range 10x to 220x
    Illumination Type Ring Illuminator- 8 LED-Adjustable
    Illumination Position(s) Upper- At Nose
    Illumination Adjustability Mechanism Adjustment Wheel- On barrel
    Power Source 120V- USB 2.0 with micro USB port at microscope (User supplied plug/adapter)
    Eyepiece Type CMOS Sensor in lieu of eyepiece
    Sensor Size 3.5MP | 1/3"
    Pixel Size 2.3 μm
    Screen type Monitor (HDMI) | PC Screen (USB 2.0)
    Screen Size Connects via HDMI to any monitor or projector or connect to computer (using screen) via USB 2.0
    Memory Type Micro SD card slot (card not included)
    Memory Size Up to 32G
    Port(s) In Micro USB 2.0 (pwr)
    Port(s) Out Mini HDMI
    Still image capture resolution 5120x720 (Interpolated) | 3849x2169 (Interpolated) | 3072x1728 (Interpolated) | 2304x1296 | 1920x1080 | WVGA
    Video resolution Streaming (via HDMI):1080p (1920 x 1080) | Recording (USB 2.0) 1280 x 720 (720p) @30fps/ 848 x 480 @ 30 fps/ 640 x 480 (Max frame rate 30fps)
    Shutter trigger position On body
    Shutter Speed 1 sec. to 1/1000 sec.
    Software HDMI Direct connect: No Software needed | USB 2.0 PC connect: Celestron Portable Capture Pro HD
    Software compatibility Windows: 7.1/10 | Mac: Not Compatible
    Microscope Dimensions Microscope: 155.6mm x 38mm x 38mm (6.125" x 1.5" x 1.5") | Stand: 119mm x 171.4mm x 482.6mm ( 4.68" x 6.75" x 6.19")
    Microscope Weight 1.3 lbs (590g) (including stand)
    Included Accessories Adjustable Stand | USB 2.0 cable | Calibration ruler | HDMI cable | Lens cloth | Quick Setup Guide