Trade up your thermal cycler and save

Upgrade your Applied Biosystems thermal cycler, receive plastics at no charge, and get significant savings.*

Trade up any of the following Applied Biosystems thermal starting August 15 through December 31 and we will include a full-size box of Applied Biosystems plastics and seals at no additional cost. Thermal cyclers eligible for trade in include:

  • Applied Biosystems 2720 Thermal Cycler
  • Applied Biosystems 9700 Thermal Cycler
  • Applied Biosystems MiniAmp Thermal Cycler
  • Applied Biosystems MiniAmp Plus Thermal Cycler
  • Applied Biosystems SimpliAmp Thermal Cycler
  • Applied Biosystems Veriti Thermal Cycler


Select the thermal cycler that best suits your needs. It’s simple:

  1. Select the Applied Biosystems thermal cycler of interest and request a quote.
  2. Send us your functional Applied Biosystems thermal cycler for trade in.
  3. We often partner with charitable organizations and send returned thermal cyclers to help scientists in developing countries around the world.

Key features Ultimate flexibility and throughput Elegantly simple and precise Proven reliability, precise PCR optimization Routine PCR, elevated Routine PCR
  ProFlex PCR System

SimpliAmp Thermal Cycler
Veriti Thermal Cycler**

MiniAmp Plus Thermal Cycler
MiniAmp Thermal Cycler

Maximum sample throughput 480,000 reactions 96 reactions 384 reactions 96 reactions 96 reactions
Max block ramp rate 6.0°C/sec 4.0°C/sec 5.0°C/sec 3.5°C/sec 3.0°C/sec
Block formats (temperature optimization)
  • 3 x 32-well, 0.2 mL (2-zone VeriFlex Block)
  • 96-well, 0.2 mL (6-zone VeriFlex Block)
  • 2 x 96-well, 0.2 mL
  • 2 x flat block
  • 2 x 384-well, 0.02 mL
  • 96-well, 0.2 mL (3-zone VeriFlex Block)
  • 96-well, 0.2 mL (6-zone VeriFlex Block)
  • Fast 96-well, 0.1 mL
  • 384-well, 0.02 mL
  • 60-well, 0.5 mL
  • 96-well, 0.2 mL (3-zone VeriFlex Block)
  • 96-well, 0.2 mL

** Also available as an FDA Class 1/CE-IVD–labeled device.
Thermo Cloud= cloud-enabled instrument

Ever wonder what Thermo Fisher Scientific does with your returned thermal cycler? We often partner with charitable organizations such as Seeding Labs to donate instruments and consumables. Together, we can help talented scientists in developing countries conduct life-changing research.

Learn more about how we partner with organizations like Seeding Labs to make a difference

Choose one of the following thermal cycler and plastics packages when you trade up

* Terms and Conditions

This promotion is open to customers in the US (excluding Puerto Rico) and Canada. Suppliers of life science products are not eligible to participate in this promotion. To qualify for the trade up discount, customers must purchase a new Applied Biosystems thermal cycler + plastics package SKU that is of a higher value than the Applied Biosystems instrument that is being traded in. Customer must request a trade-in at the time the order for the new instrument is placed. Trade-in instruments must be returned to Life Technologies within 7 days following installation of the new instrument. Trade-ins and purchased instruments must be submitted on a one-to-one trade to purchase basis to be considered eligible for the program. Determination of eligibility is at the sole discretion of Life Technologies. Discount will apply to orders received by Life Technologies no later than December 31, 2019, or until promotional supplies are depleted, whichever comes first. Life Technologies will accept a maximum of 100 thermal cyclers for trade in with this discount. Discount will apply to the list price in effect at the time the order is received by Life Technologies. Life Technologies will be responsible for shipping costs on the traded-in instrument.  Where necessary, customer agrees to allow a Life Technologies Field Service representative to de-install the instrument from their facilities. Prior to return, Customer will fully clean the Customer’s trade-in unit and decontaminate it of radioactive, biological, toxic and other dangerous or hazardous materials or substances and, if requested by Life Technologies, Customer agrees to complete and return a Certificate of Decontamination to Life Technologies.

Life Technologies may withdraw this promotion prior to December 31, 2019, at its sole discretion. Cannot be combined with other discounts or promotions. Offer void where prohibited, licensed, or restricted by federal, state, provincial, or local laws or regulation or agency/institutional policy. Other restrictions may apply.