Thermo Scientific™ Spectrophotometer Family Find the right spectrophotometer to match your daily workflow.








Recommended for
  • Education
  • Basic Industrial QA/QC 
  • Education
  • Industrial QA/QC
  • Pharmaceutical QA/QC
  • Research
  • Life Science Research
  • Education
  • Biotechnology QA/QC
  • Live display of ABS & %T 
  • Quantitative analysis (Beer's Law)
  • Fast Scanning OD600 cell growth analysis
  • Quality control
  • Reaction monitoring 
  • Colorimetric analysis
  • Life Science analysis
  • QA/QC
  • Pharmaceutical analysis
  • Kinetics experiments
  • Protein and DNA assays
  • DNA & RNA quantification 
  • Protein quantification
  • Colorimetric Protein assays (BCA, Bradford, Pierce660 etc)
  • OD600 and custom methods
  • Kinetics
  • Standard sample compartment holds both cuvettes and test tubes
  • Spill proof, washable sample compartment
  • Standard 6-position automated cell changer increases sample throughput
  • Available air-cooled Peltier cell holder
  • Available sipper kit
  • Wide range of accessories to help you measure any sample
  • SMART accessories minimize instrument set-up time and operation errors with cell changers and sipper
  • Single and 8-position water or Peltier thermostatted cell holders 
  • Patented sample-retention system allows direct measurements from 1-2 μL of sample   
  • Optional cuvette position offers experimental flexibility 
  • Pre-programmed applications based on sample, measurement and assay type 
  • Large dynamic range requires no dilutions
Onboard software
  • Full visible spectrum scan in only 15 seconds
  • Quantitative analysis with a factor or up to four standards
  • Easy to use interface
  • Full UV-Vis or Visible spectral range
  • Comprehensive set of on-board applications for
    • Live Display
    • Quantitative analysis
    • Scanning 
    • Kinetics
  • Fully capable INSIGHT™ software 
  • Includes option to use PC control or local control with touchscreen tablet
  • Automated calculations and analysis for solving complex quantitative analyses
  • Pre-programmed applications for life science (all models)
  • Standalone, NanoDrop One touchscreen interface with data transfer to PC via USP, WiFi, Ethernet
  • NanoDrop One algorithms for contaminant analysis
  • NanoDrop 2000 and 8000 models have PC operating software compatible with Window 7, 8.1, 10 
Instrument features
  • USB for data storage and PC control (optional)
  • Built-in cuvette and test tube racks
  • Small footprint
  • Low stray light optical system delivers exceptional linearity and reproducibility
  • Affordable price and low cost of ownership 
  • Xenon flash lamp guaranteed for up to 3 years of maintenance-free use 
  • Automated performance verification accessories 
  • Xenon flash lamp guaranteed for up to 3 years of maintenance-free use
  • Small footprint
  • NanoDrop One with wide dynamic range (2-27,500ng/μL for dsDNA ND One), no dilutions necessary Acclaro Sample Intelligence technology for sample contaminant information
  • No consumables,  low cost of ownership
  • Xenon flash lamp guarantees maintenance-free use
  • added cuvette option for  experimental flexibility
  • Simple on-board controls with color graphical screen
  • Highly capable on-board controls with graphical screen
  • Full-featured control and analysis software on a connected computer, or touchscreen tablet connected atop the instrument
  • NanoDrop One/OneC: Standalone unit, touchscreen interface; NanoDrop Lite with local control screen; PC control for other models
  • All PC models compatible with Windows® 7 Professional (32 and 64 bit), Windows® 8.1 Professional (64 bit), and Windows® 10 Pro (64)
  • Thermo Fisher Cloud-based application for data storage, analysis and sharing for NanoDrop One and NanoDrop 2000 models
  • USB-connected thermal or PCL6 printer
  • Built-in thermal printer or USB connection to PCL6 printer
  • Print directly to any Windows™ compatible printer
  • WiFi and USB printing available for NanoDrop One; NanoDrop Lite-specific printer option; direct printing from PC for all other models
  • VISIONlite™ 5
  • VISIONlite 5
  • NanoDrop-model specific software
Validation package
  • No
  • UV Validator Lite
  • UV Validator package
  • INSIGHTsecurity or VISIONsecurity software