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product design

PowerWave HT Microplate Spectrophotometer



Detection modes Absorbance
Read methods Endpoint, kinetic, spectral scanning
Microplate types 96- and 384-well plates
Temperature control 4-Zone™ incubation to 50 °C
+ 0.2 °C at 37 °C
Shaking Linear
Software Gen5™ Data Analysis Software
Gen5 Secure for 21 CFR Part 11 compliance (option)
Automation BioStack and 3rd party automation compatible


Light source Xenon flash
Detector photodiode
Wavelength selection monochromator
Wavelength range 200 to 999 nm, in 1 nm increments
Monochromator bandwidth 5 nm
Dynamic range 0 - 4.0 OD
Resolution 0.001 OD
Pathlength correction yes
Monochromator wavelength accuracy +2 nm
Monochromator wavelength repeatability +0.2 nm
OD accuracy 1% + 0.01 OD
OD linearity +1%
OD repeatability 0.5% + 0.005 OD
Stray light 0.03% at 230 nm
Reading speed (kinetic) 96 wells: 5 seconds
384 wells: 11 seconds

Physical Characteristics

Power 100-240 Volts AC. 50/60 Hz.
Dimensions 8.5"W x 16"D x 8.5"H
(21.6 x 40.6 x 21.6 cm)
Weight 24 lbs (11 kg)


Regulatory CE and TUV marked. ROHS compliant. In Vitro Diagnostic use models are available.
Specifications are subject to change. Performance values represent the average observed factory test values.