SZX16 - Key Features

Zoom stereo microscope SZX16

Research stereo zoom microscope

The Olympus SZX16 is designed for advanced research and leaves other stereos in its wake with a maximum numerical aperture (NA) of 0.3, producing a superior resolution of 900 line pairs per millimetre. With such amazing resolution (and peerless magnification) you can make your work more efficient, more precise and gain much more information from your samples. The Olympus SZX16 provides a large zoom ratio of 16.4:1. With this seamless zoom ratio combined with the most comprehensive range of parfocal objectives (0.5x, 1.0x, 1.6x & 2.0x), the SZX16 can take you from a macro-view to a micro-view allowing visualisation of whole organism down to fine microscopic structures such as cells. In addition to this, the SZX16 can be fitted with superb fluorescence capabilities as well as environmental control modules and a range of digital cameras. All of these individual elements combine with the intuitive cell* family software to produce system solutions for any protocol in all laboratories.




  • Eyepiece of 10x magnification, Field Number of 22mm
  • Magnification from 7x to 115x
  • Binocular or Trinocular Observation Tube
  • Zoom ratio of 16
  • Maximum resolution of 900 lines/mm
  • Dedicated and special designed fluorescence body for Fluorescence
  • Various Choice of Light Source for both Transmitted (Bottom) or Reflected (Top)


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