Hestia by Vaonis at CES 2024

At CES 2024, Startups Magazine’s Anna Wood spoke with Souhaïl, Marketing Manager, Vaonis about enabling beginners and enthusiasts to explore the cosmos effortlessly.

Hestia significantly impacts the way we observe and interact with the cosmos. Hestia, a smart telescope, represents a fusion of sophisticated technology and user-friendly design, catering to both amateur astronomers and seasoned stargazers.

The core attributes of Hestia include:

Advanced optical capabilities: equipped with high-quality optics, Hestia offers exceptional clarity and detail in celestial observations.

Automation and ease of use: targeting a broad audience, Hestia simplifies astronomical observation through automated features, making it accessible even to those with limited knowledge of astronomy.

Integration with digital platforms: it seamlessly connects with digital devices, enhancing the user experience through interactive applications and features.

Portability and design: Hestia boasts a compact and elegant design, making it both aesthetically pleasing and easy to transport.

Educational value: beyond its observational capabilities, Hestia serves as an educational tool, fostering interest in astronomy and science among users of all ages.

Vaonis's launch of Hestia marks a significant milestone in the democratisation of astronomy. It offers an innovative approach to celestial observation, merging technology with simplicity, and potentially revolutionises the way we explore and understand the night sky.