iXonEM+ 885 EMCCD Camera by Andor Technology

Manufacturer Andor Technology
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iXonEM+ 885 EMCCD Camera

Average Rating: 5.0
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Value for money
With single photon sensitivity, great resolution, high ‘virtual phase’ QE, clean uniform backgrounds, stable baseline technology, exceptionally low darkcurrent, UltraVac™ hermetic vacuum and fast frame rates - all at an affordable price tag – the iXonEM+ 885 deserves serious consideration as a worthy addition to your laboratory.

A proud member of the iXonEM+ EMCCD range, the 885 benefits from the unique innovations and high-end performance specifications that have characterized this camera family as the industry’s leading high-performance EMCCD.

The megapixel sensor format and 8 x 8µm pixel size of the 885 presents an ideal combination of field of view and resolution, offering excellent Nyquist over-sampling for cell microscopy. When more light is available from the sample, the EMCCD gain can be completely switched off and the camera operated as a 'traditional' CCD camera. However if the camera is used in low-light conditions, the EMCCD gain can be applied to render it single photon sensitive, while maintaining a full resolution frame rate of 31 frames/sec.