The Photopette® device is a fast, accurate and economically priced handheld spectrophotometer universally used in life-sciences, environmental surveillance, food & beverages and chemical industry to measure concentrations in liquid samples. The Photopette personal photometer offers the convenience, performance and seamless integration with cloud, web and mobile computing expected from contemporary devices and applications, saving users precious sample and time, whilt still producing precise and accurate results.


This portable spectrophotometer enables users to dramatically improve the workflow and increase productivity through speed and portability.


Measure & Share in 4 Steps

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Choose your Application or Wavelength(s)

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Perform Qualitative & Quantitative Measurement using Photometry

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Observe Protein, Cell-Count, DNA, Water-Quality, etc.


Share your Results with Ease to other Devices or People in Real-Time

Key Features

High Speed

  • Ultra-fast measurements (2 seconds for each measurement)
  • Immediate sampling, no device warm up required
  • Intuitive exportation of results via email
  • Instant on-spot quantification of nucleic acids, proteins, cell density and many more
  • Direct measure in 96 well plates, 15 and 50 ml centrifuge tubes, 500 μL to 2 mL reaction tubes, T75 cell culture flask and 500 ml Erlenmeyer flask

Optical System

  • Patented optical system
  • Measurement precision ±0.003 AU
  • Light-source lifetime >500,000 measurements per wavelength
  • Low energy consumption (25,000+ measurements per charge)
  • Maintenance free, no lamp change required

Simple and Safe

  • Handheld spectrophotometer with small footprint
  • Ergonomic
  • Disposable CuveTip® (no cross-contamination)
  • No transfer or transport of sample
  • Fast and simple to use, no training required

Advanced Software Application

  • App running under Android and iOS
  • Geo tagging, photo, notes, date and time embedded in data file
  • Quasi Real-Time data sharing
  • Send measurement data instantly or link to cloud storage
  • Automatic software and firmware updates

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