Industry-tested analytical solutions

Meet your analytical challenges with our complete line of ultraviolet-visible (UV-Vis) spectrophotometers. Our award-winning designs and user-friendly software help you quantify, assess purity, and more. Rely on industry-tested solutions for the education, pharmaceutical, chemical, beverage, and basic research communities.

UV-Vis spectrophotometers

Experience exceptional photometric accuracy, ease-of-use, and reliability in an affordable package. From spectrophotometers for life scientists, to routine QA/QC methods, to sampling accessories for high-end materials research, we have the perfect UV-Vis spectrophotometer for your laboratory or classroom.

UV-Vis spectrophotometer accessories

Select from a variety of sample holders and accessories that offer measurement flexibility for teaching laboratories and routine industrial or medical use. 

Visible and UV-Vis spectrophotometer lab consumables and reagents

Confirm spectrophotometer calibration and performance with UV-Vis and Vis consumables and reagents.

Visible and UV-Vis spectrophotometer software

Enhance the capabilities of your Thermo Scientific Visible and UV-Visible Spectrophotometers with software options such as higher resolution spectra scans, peak pick, scan overlay, kinetics, automated workflow calculations, performance verifications, and more.

Recommended for
  • Education
  • Education/Advanced teaching labs
  • Industrial QA/QC
  • Research
  • Life Science
  • Industrial QA/QC
  • Pharmaceutical QA/QC
  • Research
  • Life Science
  • Education
  • Life Science Research
  • Biotechnology QA/QC
  • Live display of ABS & %T 
  • Quantitative analysis (Beer's Law)
  • Fast Scanning OD600 cell growth analysis
  • QA/QC
  • Reaction monitoring 
  • Colorimetric analysis
  • Life Science analysis
  • QA/QC
  • Pharmaceutical analysis
  • Kinetics experiments
  • Protein and DNA assays
  • current USP, EP, and JP compliance
  • 21 CFR part 11 compliance*

*with Insight Pro Security Software

  • 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

Sample compartment accommodates a wide range of accessories (options vary by model)

  • Single cell holders
  • Supports test tubes (GENESYS 30/40/50)
  • 4 and 8-cell changer options (GENESYS 140/150/180 & BioMate 160)
  • 8-cell changer included (GENESYS 180)
  • Sipper, Peltier, fiber optic probe options (GENESYS 140/150/180 & BioMate 160)
  • Wide range of accessories to help measure any sample including film holders, auto samplers, fiber optic probes, integrating sphere, and reflectance accessories
  • 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
  • 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
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 (GENESYS 50/150/180 models, BioMate 160 models)
  • Tungsten Halogen lamp (GENESYS 30/40/140 models)
  • Fixed and variable bandwidth options
  • Xenon flash lamp guaranteed for up to 3 years of maintenance-free use
  • Extensive range of accessory options to meet a wide array of sampling requirements
  • Small footprint
  • NanoDrop One with wide dynamic range (2-27,500ng/μL for dsDNA NanoDrop 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
  • On-board control with high-resolution, touch screen
  • Full-featured control and analysis PC software
  • NanoDrop One/OneC: Standalone unit, touchscreen interface; NanoDrop Lite Plus with local control screen; PC control for other models
  • All PC models compatible with Windows® 10 Pro (64)
  • Thermo Fisher Cloud-based application for data storage, analysis and sharing for NanoDrop One
  • Full visible spectrum scan in only 15 seconds
  • Quantitative analysis with a factor or up to four standards
  • Easy to use interface
  • Software platform: VISIONlite 5 Software available for remote computer control
  • Intuitive touch screen software with full UV-Vis or Visible spectral range
  • Comprehensive set of on-board applications including:
    • Live Display
    • Quantitative analysis
    • Scanning
    • Kinetics
    • Fixed wavelength measurements
  • Software platform: VISIONlite 5 Software available for remote computer control
  • Fully capable Insight Pro PC software
  • Automated calculations and analysis for solving complex quantitative analyses
  • Comply with current 2019 USP, EP, or JP requirements
  • Validate your system with Insight Pro Software includes methods to run IQ/OQ verification testing
  • Optional Insight Pro Security Software available to achieve 21 CFR part 11 compliance
  • 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
  • Software platform: NanoDrop-model specific software
  • Optional Software for regulatory compliance
  • USB-connected thermal or PCL6 printer
  • Snap-on printer available
  • Print via USB, Ethernet or optional Wi-Fi*

* available for specific models only

  • Print directly to any Windows® compatible printer
  • WiFi and USB printing available for NanoDrop One; NanoDrop Lite Plus specific printer option; direct printing from PC for all other models
Validation package
  • No
  • No
  • Validator for Insght Pro Software
  • Insight Pro Security Software