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Find the right spectrophotometer to match your laboratory requirements.

Thermo Scientific UV-Vis and Vis Spectrophotometers are designed to streamline measurements and provide accurate, high-quality results you can count on. From classroom teaching, to routine measurements, to advanced research, we offer complete solutions for today’s modern laboratory.


NanoDrop

NanoDrop
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
Applications
  • 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
  • DNA & RNA quantification 
  • Protein quantification
  • Colorimetric Protein assays (BCA, Bradford, Pierce660 etc)
  • OD600 and custom methods
  • Kinetics
Models
Sampling
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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 (GENESYS 50/150/180 models, BioMate 160 models)
  • Tungsten Halogen lamp (GENESYS 30/40/140 models)
  • Automated performance verification accessories
  • Xenon flash lamp guaranteed for up to 3 years of maintenance-free use
  • Security software available to achieve full compliance with 21 CFR Part 11
  • 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
Interface
  • Simple on-board controls with color graphical screen
  • On-board control with high-resolution, touch 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
Printer
  • 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-specific printer option; direct printing from PC for all other models
Software
  • VISIONlite 5 Software available for remote computer control
  • VISIONlite 5 Software available for remote computer control
  • NanoDrop-model specific software
Validation package
  • No
  • No
  • UV Validator package
  • INSIGHTsecurity or VISIONsecurity software