Simple, rapid workflow for panels, microbes, exomes and transcriptomes

 

Ion S5 System

Ion S5 XL System

Ion 510 Chip

Ion 520 Chip

Ion 530 Chip

Ion 540 Chip

Ion 510 Chip

Ion 510 Chip

Ion 530 Chip

Ion 540 Chip

Reads

 

2-3 million

4-6 million

15–20 million

60–80 million

2-3 million

4-6 million

15–20 million

60–80 million

Output§

200 bp

0.3-0.5 Gb

0.6–1 Gb

3–4 Gb

10–15 Gb

0.3-0.5 Gb

0.6–1 Gb

3–4 Gb

10–15 Gb

400 bp

0.6-1 Gb

1.2–2 Gb

6–8 Gb

0.6-1 Gb

1.2–2 Gb

6-8 Gb

Run times

200 bp

2.5 hr

2.5 hr

2.5 hr

2.5 hr

2.5 hr

2.5 hr

2.5 hr

2.5 hr

400 bp

4 hr

4 hr

4 hr

4 hr

4 hr

4 hr

Analysis time††

200 bp

2 hr

5 hr

8 hr

16.5 hr

0.5 hr

1 hr

2.5 hr

5 hr

400 bp

6.5 hr

8 hr

17.5 hr

0.5 hr

2 hr

4 hr

Long-read sequencing for research applications such as human leukocyte antigen (HLA) typing or metagenomic analysis

 

Ion S5 System

Ion S5 XL System

Ion 510 Chip† Ion 520 Chip Ion 530 Chip Ion 540 Chip† Ion 510 Chip† Ion 520 Chip Ion 530 Chip Ion 540 Chip†
Reads 600 bp 3–4 million 9-12 million 3–4 million 9-12 million
Output* 600 bp 0.5-1.5 Gb 1.5-4.5 Gb 0.5-1.5 Gb 1.5-4.5 Gb
Run 600 bp 4 hr 4 hr 4 hr 4 hr
Analysis time†† 600 bp 8 hr 17 hr 2.5 hr 4.5 hr

§ Expected output with >99% aligned/measured accuracy. Output dependent on read length and application.
† 600 bp sequencing is not enabled for the Ion 510 Chip and Ion 540 Chip.
††Analysis time to aligned BAM files.