To which Orion are you referring? Most of their 90mm mak packages have the same red dot as the Celestrons, albeit just rebadged. This is actually a preferable finder for these scopes since you're generally going to be observing singular targets like planets, the moon, double stars etc. I have a 6x30 RACI finder on my mak, but that's because I use it for terrestrial viewing as well. Magnified finders are actually more difficult to use for astronomy because you can't just point at a naked eye object and home in on it in the eyepiece. You have to actually find it in the eyepiece of the finder and this can be time consuming because there's no way to "rough aim" the scope short of guessing. As you can imagine, guessing with high magnification is far from accurate so unless you have a sixth sense for manually aiming telescopes, I'd probably go the laser finder route. I generally swap out the RACI for my Celestron star pointer pro when observing the sky with my mak. Whatever you end up getting, I would stay with some sort of laser finder for astronomical use, though an upgrade from the stock red dot is recommended. Anything with a multi reticle such as a telrad or star pointer pro is going to be good.
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I was actually talking about the 102mm Orion Apex, it has a decent looking finder. But you are right, I'm aware that red dot finders are very quick and easy to use, I was just looking for the most value I could get out of a scope, that's all. I already have a red dot finder I could throw on it if I ever desire to.