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.

NEW! NanoDrop, GENESYS, Evolution and BioMate products now available for online purchase.
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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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

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