LabSpec 4 Standard-Res Lab Analyzer

The lab analyzer for fast, non-destructive analysis to optimize your workflow

The 3 nm VNIR, 10 nm SWIR spectral resolution of the LabSpec® 4 Standard-Res lab analyzer is ideal for precise spectral analysis of a wide range of materials. The 10 nm SWIR spectral resolution provides the basis for building accurate spectral models for chemometric quantitative and qualitative materials analysis. The spectrometer configuration delivers superior signal throughput and is compatible with all ASD bifurcated probes and lighted accessories.

The LabSpec 4 Standard-Res is powered directly from a standard AC connection or optionally with a portable lead-acid gel cell battery that is shipped standard with every instrument. Fiber optic cables are removable for interchangeability and easy transport.

LabSpec 4 Standard-Res i lab analyzer

The LabSpec 4 Standard-Res i model includes an internal broad-spectrum halogen light source that eliminates the need for an external fiber optic light source. External fiber optic light sources, such as the Fiber Optic Illuminator, work with bifurcated probes and accessories to provide additional customized sampling options.

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Wavelength range             350-2500 nm

3 nm @ 700 nm
10 nm @ 1400/2100 nm
Scanning time 100 milliseconds
Signal-to-noise ratio              
  • VNIR
9,000:1 @ 700 nm
  • SWIR 1 
9,000:1 @ 1400 nm
  • SWIR 2          
4,000:1 @ 2100 nm
Photometric noise  
  • VNIR
4.8 x 10-5 AU or 48 μAU@ 700 nm
  • SWIR 1
4.8 x 10-5 AU or 48 μAU@ 1400 nm
  • SWIR 2
1.1 x 10-4 AU or 110 μAU@ 2100 nm
VNIR detector                      (350-1000 nm) 512 element silicon array
SWIR 1 & 2 detectors            (1001-1800 nm) & (1801-2500 nm)
Graded Index InGaAs Photodiode,
TE Cooled
CE certified EN61010-1:2001 2nd Edition
EU Directive 2006/95/EC, 2004/108/EC
NIST traceable calibration
21 CFR, Part 11
Installed per customer request
USP 1119 Installed per customer request and
purchase of applicable USP Standards
  • Wired
10/100 Base T Ethernet port with Ethernet cross-over cable
  • Wireless
802.11g/n wireless card
Dimensions (H X W X D)       
12.7 x 36.8 x 29.2 cm (5 x 14.5 x 11.5 in)
5.44 kg (12 lbs)
Input power AC/DC switching power supply or a
sealed lead-acid gel cell battery
AC input 90-240 VAC, 50/60 Hz
DC input 12 VDC, 60 W
Auxiliary port power Output, +12 VDC, 27 Watt (max)
Software compatibility Indico® Pro, GRAMS spectroscopy software suite by Thermo Scientific, The Unscrambler® by Camo Software
Portability Rugged instrument transportation case
Warranty One year full warranty including expert customer support
Computer Windows® 7 64-bit laptop
(instrument controller)

LabSpec® 4 Standard-Res i (optional)

Integral light source Lamp 10 VDC, 18.6 W

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