New mini16 portable thermal cycler from miniPCR™
The ultimate miniPCR™ thermal cycler with 16-well PCR capacity in a tiny footprint
Superior PCR performance * Bluetooth and USB enabled * Compatible with all major OS
Complete programming flexbility *Designed, engineered, built in USA
Please note the mini16 thermal cycler will soon be discontinued. The newer improved mini16x thermal cycler is now available to purchase - click here to vist the product page
USB and Bluetooth
Both hard-wired USB and wireless connectivity.
COMPATIBLE WITH MAJOR OS
Works with Windows, Mac, iPads, iPhones, Chromebook, and Android.
Flex mode allows for multi-step unlimited programs and touchdown PCR.
Full control of multiple miniPCR™ machines from a single device.
Better PCR results, 16 times
ROBUST AND RELIABLE
Better amplification, every time.
SMALL BUT SPACIOUS
Holds two 8-tube strips or 16 individual PCR tubes.
COMPATIBLE WITH STANDARD PCR
Same reagents and consumables as other PCR assays.
NO BREAKABLE PELTIER ELEMENTS
Smart thermal cycling components rated to 490,000 hours’ use.
miniPCR™ is the trusted name in miniaturized PCR machines that revolutionized access to molecular biology.
RELIABLE IN LABS AND CLASSROOMS
Easy, affordable, fast, and engaging.
Read real-world case studies by scientists and educators using miniPCR™.
Interactive and transparent. Not a black box.
Visualize and understand DNA amplification.
Easily create, program, share and monitor experiments.
Transparent, luminous, and engaging.
1-to-1 interactivity with your own device.
PCR cycling, Linear Ramp, Heat Block
FLEX programming mode with Touchdown PCR
BATCH programming of many mini16 from one device
FULL CONNECTIVITY: BRING YOUR OWN DEVICE
Windows and Mac computers
Take your science with you, wherever you may roam.
3 hours PCR run time with optional miniPCR™ Power Pack.
Compatible with downstream workflows including Sanger and nanopore sequencing.
Photo of miniPCR in the Ecuador jungle courtesy of Aaron Pomerantz.
Sample format: 16 x 0.2ml PCR tubes (8-strip compatible)
Max Heating Ramp Rate: 3°C / sec
Heated Lid: Independent lid heater up to 120°C, PID control
Max Cooling Ramp Rate: 2°C / sec
Program Sharing and Backup: Unlimited libraries, .plf file
Temperature control: Resistive Heating; assisted cooling
Device Connectivity: Dual USB and Bluetooth Low-Energy (BLE)
Programming Modes: PCR, Linear Ramp, Heat Block, and FLEX
Control System: Embedded thermistors, adaptive PID algorithm
Temperature Range: Ambient – 99°C
Dimensions: 2″ x 5″ x 4″ (5.1 cm x 12.7 cm x 10.2 cm)
Weight: 1 lb. (450 g) approx.
Internal Memory: Stores programs in RAM memory
Power Supply: AC 100-240V, 50-60hz, 90W
Battery: Optional Li-Ion miniPCR™ Power Pack
Adjustable Lid: Compatible with flat or domed caps
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