Applied Biosystems™

QuantStudio™ 5 Real-Time PCR System, 96-well, 0.2 mL, desktop

Catalog number: A28574
Applied Biosystems™

QuantStudio™ 5 Real-Time PCR System, 96-well, 0.2 mL, desktop

Catalog number: A28574
Catalog Number
Unit Size
1 system
Price (USD)
Catalog NumberUnit SizePrice (USD)
A285741 system
Product Overview
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Additional Information
The Applied Biosystems QuantStudio 5 Real-Time PCR System is designed for users who need superior performance, maximum dye versatility, and security options in a real-time PCR system that is affordable and easy to use. The optimized Design and Analysis software is ideal for both first-time and experienced users. When connected to iConnect, Thermo Fisher's cloud-based platform, the QuantStudio 5 system provides access to your data wherever and whenever you want. Using proven OptiFlex technology (featuring six decoupled channels and white LED) and featuring six independent Veriflex temperature zones, the QuantStudio 5 96-well system enables improved data accuracy and sensitivity for a broad range of genomic applications. The QuantStudio 5 system also offers the built-in software features of electronic record security and prevention of unauthorized instrument access to assist with 21 CFR Part 11 compliance.

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Features of the QuantStudio 5 system with 96-well block include:

• Proven OptiFlex technology (six decoupled channels/21 filter combinations with white LED) for trusted results
• User account management, locked workflow, and Pause features for greater control of experiment data
• Built-in software features to support compliance with 21 CFR Part 11 guidelines
• Secure cloud-based software provides increased accessibility and storage options
• Simplified instrument software with interactive touchscreen for greater ease of use
• 96-well 0.2 mL format or 96-well 0.1 mL format

iConnect provides scientists with a secure place to store, analyze, and share data. Upload data from the instrument or upload your own files from anywhere you have web access. Applied Biosystems qPCR Analysis Modules within iConnect are web browser-based software tools that are flexible, fast and easy to use.

Easy to use
The QuantStudio 5 Real-Time PCR System is compact in form, factory calibrated and is delivered in user-friendly packaging to enable fast and simple installation for immediate use. The interactive touchscreen provides a modern usability experience and the simplified instrument software/pre-optimized protocol templates allow users of any experience level to quickly set up and start a run.

Design and analysis software options:

Option 1: QuantStudio Design and Analysis cloud software
• Supports web browser-based system configuration with PC or MAC computer
• Streamlined software for improved usability and response time
• Enables secure access of your data when and where you want through the cloud
• No software to install, no licenses and no versions to update

Option 2: QuantStudio Design and Analysis desktop software
• Supports traditional co-located computer system configuration on Windows 10 OS
• Streamlined software for improved usability and response time
• No licenses to purchase

Total control
With built-in software features to support compliance with 21 CFR Part 11 guidelines, user account management, locked workflow and Pause features, the QuantStudio 5 system offers users greater control of experiment data

Multiplex performance results that you can trust
Improved well-to-well and instrument-to-instrument data accuracy is achieved with OptiFlex technology. In the 96-well system this technology features six decoupled excitation and emission filter channels, for a total of 21 filter combinations, with white LED.

Sensitive data analysis
Detect changes in target quantity as small as 1.5-fold in single-plex reactions and obtain 10 logs of linear dynamic range.

High application versatility
Simple and optimized protocols, reliable assays and reagents, and intuitive software are available for a broad range of applications, including gene expression, genetic variation, gene regulation, and more.
For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.


For Use With (Equipment)
Volume (Metric) Thermal Block Sample
96-well plate
Shipping Condition
Room Temperature
Product Line
Block Format
Display Type
Touch Screen
Desktop computer

Contents & Storage

QuantStudio 5 Real-Time PCR System with 96-well 0.2-mL block and tower desktop computer with monitor


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