Images are auto saved when captured. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. If you have any questions, please reply to this e-mail. With time lapse, crystal growth video clips are possible, as Brian Darnton has effectively shown with the QX3. In installing the software no problem was encountered using a Vista computer system.

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It is a toy of course, so the limitations of its lighting and lenses are seen when fine detail needs to be captured e. Users report that the problem seems more pronounced with yellow colors, although it does not occur with the video-imaging feature.

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The software supplied is very easy to use and offers a range of features. Alternative budget digital imaging routes for the enthusiast: The only negative is the software, maybe fixed by now that does not allow me to control the microscope directly. The microscope would work just fine, then out of nowhere, a blue screen of death and I’d have to reboot the whole system.

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Thanks for the help. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Founded in in Atlanta, Georgia, Digital Blue has received accolades for its innovative products. For undemanding quick and easy imaging of subjects with gross structure where a screen image is adequate, the QX5 may even fill a useful niche in a professional environment. Please try your search again later.


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We cannot guarantee that our products will work with all users. It can also capture digital stills and videos of specimens.

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Out of the box: We’ll be doing blu review of that one at some point here too! Although some weaknesses can be found in the design of the stand, the Digital Blue QX3 is a durable design, although a few recommended adjustments would increase stability and, more importantly, the amount of light. Smaller subjects benefit from being placed on a glass slide or piece of paper to manipulate with the fingers away from the cowling.

Software lets you view, edit, animate and even measure samples, then create slide-shows and videos. I’ve uninstalled but it didn’t recognize the microscope. The software interface is fine and child-friendly, however it crashed one of my computers blue screen.


Fun with a QX5 digital microscope, the upgraded QX3. A personal review.

Mac users can download free software to use this product. Write a customer review. It also enables a mix of top and bottom lighting to be used where appropriate.

Dec 11, 18 Overall, ble QX5 is a well-justified investment blye your children and teenagers. Inserting a polariser and analyser above and below the subject at convenient points can open up the world of polarising microscopy. You can still remove the unit from the slide-cradle, but still have to maintain the USB connection in handheld mode. I gave it a 4 because the book doesn’t offer instructions on how to save your photos. Login or create an account to post a review. Trial at improving the QX5 bottom lighting: The LED’s provide a cooler better colour balanced illumination.

Scientific understanding changes over time. Never once did I receive anything more than a standard format answer.