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BioTek™ ELx800™ Absorbance Microplate Readers

Store up to 75 custom assay definitions and eight test results.

Manufacturer: biotek™  ELX800

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Gen5RC reader control software

Catalog No. BT-ELX800


Description & Specifications


Wavelength Range 400 to 750nm
Linearity ±1% (from 0 to 2.000Abs @405nm), ±3% (from 2.000 to 3.000Abs @405nm)
Accuracy ±1%, ±0.010Abs (from 0 to 2.000Abs @405nm)
Measurement Speed 96 wells: 30 seconds
Hertz 50/60Hz
Voltage 100-240V
Electrical Requirements 100-240V 50/60Hz

  • Two 24-character LCD and convenient soft-keys for easy use
  • Onboard data analysis offers extensive curve-fitting options: linear, cubic, quadratic, 4-P, log-logit, cubic-spline, and point-to-point; plus endpoint and kinetic measurement
  • Three modes of performance and optical specifications testing: optical self-test, a calibration test plate, and a “wet test”
  • Auto or manual plate layout for blanks, controls, standards, and samples
  • Compatible with optional Gen5™ software
  • USB and RS232 ports for PC connection; parallel printer port
  • ELx800 has 24-, 48-, and 96-well microplate read modes
  • ELx800UV contains optics to extend wavelength range down to 340nm
  • ELx800NB has the ability to read 384-well and 60-/72-/96-well Terasaki plates (with the help of optional software, sold separately)

Optional Gen5 Data Analysis Software (Mfr. No. GEN5) provides simple, fast data collection, calculation, exporting, and reporting. Or choose Gen5 Secure software to meet requirements for 21 CFR Part 11 (Mfr. No. GEN5SECURE). 100-240VAC 50/60Hz.


CE listed; ETL listed