Top 10 Best College Microscopes
for May 2022

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AmScope M150C-PS25 Compound Monocular Microscope, WF10x and WF25x Eyepieces, 40x-1000x Magnification, LED Illumination, Brightfield, Single-Lens Condenser, Coaxial Coarse and Fine Focus, Plain Stage, 110V, Includes Set of 25 Prepared Slides

AmScope M150C-PS25 Compound Monocular Microscope

WF10x and WF25x Eyepieces, 40x-1000x Magnification, LED Illumination, Brightfield, Single-Lens Condenser, Coaxial Coarse and Fine Focus, Plain Stage, 110V, Includes Set of 25 Prepared Slides

by United Scope LLC.
What We like

Monocular viewing head with interchangeable 10x widefield and 25x widefield eyepieces, fixed 45-degree vertical inclination to reduce eye and neck strain, and 360-degree rotation capability to provide a more comprehensive view and enable sharing

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Product Features

  • Brightfield, LED illumination, a 0.65 NA single-lens condenser with disc diaphragm, and coaxial coarse and fine focus for sharp images
  • Forward-facing nosepiece with 4x, 10x, and 40x DIN achromatic full-glass objectives that provide high-resolution color-corrected images
  • Compound microscope provides high magnification for biological use and educational applications
  • Includes plain stage with stage clips and set of 25 prepared slides

Includes plain stage with stage clips and set of 25 prepared slides Compound microscope provides high magnification for biological use and educational applications Brightfield, led illumination, a 0.65 na single-lens condenser with disc diaphragm, and coaxial coarse and fine focus for sharp images Forward-facing nosepiece with 4x, 10x, and 40x din achromatic full-glass objectives that provide high-resolution color-corrected images

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Swift SW350T 40X-2500X Magnification, Siedentopf Head, Research-Grade Trinocular Compound Lab Microscope with Wide-Field 10X and 25X Eyepieces, Mechanical Stage, Abbe Condenser, Camera-Compatible

Swift SW350T 40X-2500X Magnification

Siedentopf Head, Research-Grade Trinocular Compound Lab Microscope with Wide-Field 10X and 25X Eyepieces, Mechanical Stage, Abbe Condenser, Camera-Compatible

by NJEDU
What We like

Professional Siedentopf head is fully rotatable for shared use and equipped with interchangeable wide-field 10X and 25X glass eyepieces fixed at an ergonomic 30 degree tilt to reduce neck strain, easily adjustable for different interpupillary distances without losing focus

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Product Features

  • Trinocular head accepts additional eyepiece and microscope camera attachments (not included) in order to view, livestream, record, and capture magnified specimen images
  • The brilliant LED bulb transmits light through an Abbe condenser, illuminating slide specimens from below with adjustable brightness; the large surface area of the double-layered mechanical plate and secure slide holder optimize slides for viewing
  • A powerful multi-purpose compound microscope for viewing tiny details of specimen slides; excellent for clinicians, high school and university science students, and enthusiastic hobbyists alike
  • 4 DIN Achromatic objectives mounted in a revolving turret offer 6 magnification levels: 40X, 100X, 250X, 400X, 1000X, 2500X

A powerful multi-purpose compound microscope for viewing tiny details of specimen slides; excellent for clinicians, high school and university science students, and enthusiastic hobbyists alike 4 din achromatic objectives mounted in a revolving turret offer 6 magnification levels: 40x, 100x, 250x, 400x, 1000x, 2500x Trinocular head accepts additional eyepiece and microscope camera attachments (not included) in order to view, livestream, record, and capture magnified specimen images The brilliant led bulb transmits light through an abbe condenser, illuminating slide specimens from below with adjustable brightness; the large surface area of the double-layered mechanical plate and secure slide holder optimize slides for viewing

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Celestron – LCD Digital Microscope II – Biological Microscope with a Built-In 5MP Digital Camera – Adjustable Mechanical Stage –Carrying Case and 1GB Micro SD Card

Celestron – LCD Digital Microscope II – Biological Microscope with a Built-In 5MP Digital Camera – Adjustable Mechanical Stage –Carrying Case and 1GB Micro SD Card

by Celestron
What We like

INCLUDES 1GB MICRO SD CARD: The Celestron LCD Digital Microscope II even includes a 1GB micro SD card, which provides enough storage to capture over 600 high-resolution images for lab reports, papers, lessons, and more.

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Product Features

  • HIGH MAGNIFICATION POWER: From 40x up to 1600x magnification (with digital zoom), the LCD Digital Microscope II is a precision instrument ideal for viewing a range of cellular specimens on slides.
  • MULTIPLE ACCESSORIES INCLUDED: In addition to the 1GB micro SD card, youll receive a dust cover, a rugged canvas carrying case with shoulder strap, 5 prepared slides, an AV out cable for viewing on a TV or projector, and a 4-plug international AC adapter.
  • BUILT-IN 5MP DIGITAL CAMERA: Our Celestron Biological Microscope has a built-in 5MP digital camera that captures high-resolution images and 30 fps SD video of your specimen as well as a full color 3.5" TFT LCD screen with onboard software.

High magnification power: from 40x up to 1600x magnification (with digital zoom), the lcd digital microscope ii is a precision instrument ideal for viewing a range of cellular specimens on slides. Built-in 5mp digital camera: our Celestron biological microscope has a built-in 5mp digital camera that captures high-resolution images and 30 fps sd video of your specimen as well as a full color 3.5" tft lcd screen with onboard software. Multiple accessories included: in addition to the 1gb micro sd card, youll receive a dust cover, a rugged canvas carrying case with shoulder strap, 5 prepared slides, an av out cable for viewing on a tv or projector, and a 4-plug international ac adapter.

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Swift Binocular Compound Microscope SW350B, 40X-2500X Magnification,Siedentopf Head,Research-Grade,Two-Layer Mechanical Stage,1.3mp Camera and Software Windows and Mac Compatible

Swift Binocular Compound Microscope SW350B

40X-2500X Magnification, Siedentopf Head, Research-Grade, Two-Layer Mechanical Stage, 1.3mp Camera and Software Windows and Mac Compatible

by NJEDU
What We like

1.3MP camera comes with user-friendly editing and processing software for Mac OS X /Windows Vista, 7, 8, 10 (32 and 64 bit) offers advanced features including stitching, EDF and measurement.

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Product Features

  • The brilliant LED bulb transmits light through an Abbe condenser, illuminating slide specimens from below with adjustable brightness; the large surface area of the double-layered mechanical plate and secure slide holder optimize slides for viewing
  • 4 DIN Achromatic objectives mounted in a revolving turret offer 6 magnification levels: 40X, 100X, 250X, 400X, 1000X, 2500X
  • Binocular head accepts additional eyepiece and microscope camera attachments in order to view, livestream, record, and capture magnified specimen images. A powerful multi-purpose compound microscope for viewing tiny details of specimen slides; excellent for clinicians, high school and university science students, and enthusiastic hobbyists alike
  • Professional Siedentopf head is fully rotatable for shared use and equipped with interchangeable wide-field 10X and 25X glass eyepieces fixed at an ergonomic 30 degree tilt to reduce neck strain, easily adjustable for different interpupillary distances without losing focus

Professional siedentopf head is fully rotatable for shared use and equipped with interchangeable wide-field 10x and 25x glass eyepieces fixed at an ergonomic 30 degree tilt to reduce neck strain, easily adjustable for different interpupillary distances without losing focus Binocular head accepts additional eyepiece and microscope camera attachments in order to view, livestream, record, and capture magnified specimen images. a powerful multi-purpose compound microscope for viewing tiny details of specimen slides; excellent for clinicians, high school and university science students, and enthusiastic hobbyists alike The brilliant led bulb transmits light through an abbe condenser, illuminating slide specimens from below with adjustable brightness; the large surface area of the double-layered mechanical plate and secure slide holder optimize slides for viewing 4 din achromatic objectives mounted in a revolving turret offer 6 magnification levels: 40x, 100x, 250x, 400x, 1000x, 2500x

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AmScope M162C-2L-PB10 40X-1000X Dual Light Glass Lens Metal Frame Student Microscope + Slides

AmScope M162C-2L-PB10 40X-1000X Dual Light Glass Lens Metal Frame Student Microscope + Slides

by United Scope, LLC
What We like

Includes: 2 glass lenses, 5 piece prepared slides, 5 piece blank slides, 1 plastic slide case and 3 AA batteries

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Product Features

  • Sturdy metal frame with coaxial coarse & fine focusing; Single lens condenser with 6-hole disc diaphragm
  • Optical glass monocular microscope with top & bottom LED lights
  • 40X, 100X, 250X, 400X, and 1000X five wide field magnifications

Optical glass monocular microscope with top & bottom led lights 40x, 100x, 250x, 400x, and 1000x five wide field magnifications Sturdy metal frame with coaxial coarse & fine focusing; single lens condenser with 6-hole disc diaphragm

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Vision Scientific VME0006-100-RC-E2 LED Cordless Microscope, 40-2000X Magnification, LED Illumination with Light Intensity Control,1.25 N.A Abbe Condenser, Built-in Mechanical Stage

Vision Scientific VME0006-100-RC-E2 LED Cordless Microscope

40-2000X Magnification, LED Illumination with Light Intensity Control, 1.25 N.A Abbe Condenser, Built-in Mechanical Stage

by Vision Scientific
What We like

10X eyepiece with built-in pointer, ensures that definite points on the slide can be easily designated and quickly identified

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Product Features

  • Built-in mechanical stage is low-profile and ball-bearing, ensuring easy mobility and precise control of specimen under observation. Slip-clutch focusing system protects gears from damage
  • Perfect for any educational application or classroom, elementary to high school, or for basic biological/laboratory use
  • 45 inclined Monocular head rotates 360 allowing for reverse position viewing and trouble free observation for two people

Built-in mechanical stage is low-profile and ball-bearing, ensuring easy mobility and precise control of specimen under observation. slip-clutch focusing system protects gears from damage 45 inclined monocular head rotates 360 allowing for reverse position viewing and trouble free observation for two people Perfect for any educational application or classroom, elementary to high school, or for basic biological/laboratory use

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Swift SW350B 40X-2500X Magnification, Siedentopf Binocular Head, Research-Grade Compound Lab Microscope with Wide-Field 10X and 25X Eyepieces, Mechanical Stage, Abbe Condenser

Swift SW350B 40X-2500X Magnification

Siedentopf Binocular Head, Research-Grade Compound Lab Microscope with Wide-Field 10X and 25X Eyepieces, Mechanical Stage, Abbe Condenser

by NJEDU
What We like

Professional Siedentopf binocular head is fully rotatable for shared use and equipped with interchangeable wide-field 10X and 25X glass eyepieces fixed at an ergonomic 30 degree tilt to reduce neck strain, easily adjustable for different interpupillary distances without losing focus

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Product Features

  • Carrying handle helps users transport this sturdily-built microscope.
  • 4 DIN Achromatic objectives mounted in a revolving turret offer 6 magnification levels: 40X, 100X, 250X, 400X, 1000X, and 2500X
  • The brilliant LED bulb transmits light through a manually-adjustable Abbe condenser, illuminating slide specimens from below with adjustable brightness; the large surface area of the double-layered mechanical stage and secure slide holder optimize slides for viewing
  • A powerful multi-purpose compound microscope for viewing tiny details of specimen slides; excellent for clinicians, high school and university science students, and enthusiastic hobbyists alike

A powerful multi-purpose compound microscope for viewing tiny details of specimen slides; excellent for clinicians, high school and university science students, and enthusiastic hobbyists alike Carrying handle helps users transport this sturdily-built microscope. The brilliant led bulb transmits light through a manually-adjustable abbe condenser, illuminating slide specimens from below with adjustable brightness; the large surface area of the double-layered mechanical stage and secure slide holder optimize slides for viewing 4 din achromatic objectives mounted in a revolving turret offer 6 magnification levels: 40x, 100x, 250x, 400x, 1000x, and 2500x

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AmScope 120X-1200X 52-pcs Kids Beginner Microscope STEM Kit with Metal Body Microscope, Plastic Slides, LED Light and Carrying Box (M30-ABS-KT51),Black

AmScope 120X-1200X 52-pcs Kids Beginner Microscope STEM Kit with Metal Body Microscope

Plastic Slides, LED Light and Carrying Box (M30-ABS-KT51), Black

by United Scope LLC.
What We like

Durable metal construction frame with stage and clips

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Product Features

  • Built-in Rotating color filter wheel; power indicator on rotating turret
  • ABS case and 2 AA batteries included.
  • Reflecting mirror for natural illumination; built-in light for direct illumination
  • 120X, 240X, 300X, 480X, 600X and 1200X three magnification beginner microscope

Abs case and 2 aa batteries included. Built-in rotating color filter wheel; power indicator on rotating turret Reflecting mirror for natural illumination; built-in light for direct illumination 120x, 240x, 300x, 480x, 600x and 1200x three magnification beginner microscope

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AmScope - M102C-PB10 40X-1000X Biological Compound Microscope with Prepared and Blank Slides for Student and Kids

AmScope

M102C-PB10 40X-1000X Biological Compound Microscope with Prepared and Blank Slides for Student and Kids

by AmScope
What We like

5 blank and 5-prepared slide set included

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Product Features

  • Single lens condenser with disc diaphragm
  • Monocular offers five magnification powers up to 1000X
  • Sturdy all-metal framework and all optical glass lenses
  • LED Illumination powered by wall-power

Monocular offers five magnification powers up to 1000x Single lens condenser with disc diaphragm Led illumination powered by wall-power Sturdy all-metal framework and all optical glass lenses

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AmScope 40X-1000X Cordless Student Microscope with Slide Preparation Kit and World of The Microscope Book M150C-SP14-CLS-50P100S-WM

AmScope 40X-1000X Cordless Student Microscope with Slide Preparation Kit and World of The Microscope Book M150C-SP14-CLS-50P100S-WM

by United Scope, LLC
What We like

Includes Extensive Slide Preparation Kit and a Book

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Product Features

  • Five Magnification Powers up to 1000X
  • 360 Degree Rotatable Monocular Head
  • Metal Framework and LED Illumination
  • Co-axial Coarse and Fine Focusing

Metal framework and led illumination Five magnification powers up to 1000x 360 degree rotatable monocular head Co-axial coarse and fine focusing

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