Photopette® Aqua

For Ammonium, Chlorine, Nitrate, Nitrite, Phosphate And More
  • High Accuracy and Dynamic Range
  • Geo-tagging Embedded In Measurement Data
  • Measure Anywhere & Directly In The Sample
  • Sample Documentation Via Camera

Photopette® Aqua multi-parameter colorimeter features make it ideal for water testing in the lab, but also in the field; waterproof, dustproof, very durable, long-lasting battery and unlimited data logging. Intuitive and easy to use software allow anyone with minimum training to use it. It comes with five inbuilt calibrations for Merck Spectroquant® water test kits and can measure a total of 18 analytes from the Spectroquant® family.

Analyte Dynamic Range Reagents
Nitrate 1 – 110 mg/l NO3– Nitrate Test (114773)
Nitrite 0.01 – 1.5 mg/L NO2– Nitrite Test (114776)
Ammonium 0.01 – 0.8 mg/L NH4+ Ammonium Test (114752)
Phosphate 3 – 300 mg/L PO43- Phosphate Test (100798)
Chlorine (free chlorine) 0.01 – 9.00 mg/l Cl2 Chlorine Test (100598)
Arsenic Test (1.01747) Cadmium Test (1.01745) Cyanuric Acid Test (1.19253)
Lead Test (1.09717) Monochloramine Test (1.01632) Sulfate Test (1.02537)
Aluminum Test (1.14825) Bromine Test (1.00605) Chromate Test (1.14758)
Gold Test (1.14821) Ozone Test (1.00607)
Chlorophyll a Color 525 Nickel Bath Test
Platinum Test

Photopette® App Key Features

  • GPS, Photo, Notes, Date/Time Embedded In Data Files
  • Google Maps Overlay Of Data
  • Inbuilt Applications/Calibrations
  • 'Method Maker' Feature For Custom User Calibrations
  • Data Export as CSV file Via E-Mail Or Cloud

Watch Photopette® Startup Tutorial

Technical Specifications

Wavelengths 525 nm, 550 nm, 680 nm
Wavelength Accuracy ±2 nm
Measurement Precision & Accuracy ±0.003 AU
Photometric range 0.000 AU ~ 3.000 AU
Measurement time Within 2 seconds per measured wavelength
Warm up time None
Lifetime (light-source) >500,000 measurements per wavelength
Operation and handling • Easy sterilization with ethanol wipes.
• Water and dust resistant housing.
• Resistant to mild acids and solvents.
Operating conditions • Recommended: 18~25 °C at 30% RH.
• Maximum: 5~45 °C at 80% RH (non-condensing).
• (25,000 measurements and / or 6 days standby on a single charge).
• Auto power save mode.
Storage conditions -20 to 50 °C (max) and up to 80% RH (non-condensing).
Disposable CuveTip® Standard CuveTip® ; UV CuveTip®
Chemical compatible to aqueous solutions, dilute acids and bases, alcohols, vegetable oils, blood serum, cell culture media, etc.
Software App running under Android, simple and intuitive to use. Factory defined applications, user defined applications generated with the Method Maker” function. Automatic kinetic measurements, seamless connectivity and data sharing within seconds. Geo tagging, photo, notes, date and time embedded in data files. Automatic software and firmware updates. Selftesting function.
Power supply Internal 2500 mAh lithium ion battery with microUSB charging socket.
Dimensions and weight Fits within 150 mm x 47 mm x 42 mm; Weight = 160 g approx.
Supported languages (App) English, German and Chinese.
Certification EMC by TÜV SÜD Singapore

Order Information

Ordering Number Item
508-PA Photopette® Aqua Kit
Photopette® device (supports 525 nm, 550 nm, 680 nm)
88 disposable CuveTips®
USB connection cable and quick start guide
Dedicated tablet (using bluetooth)

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