Qwave NIR–Compact USB spectrometer with high resolution and sensitivity for NIR measurements from 700 to 1040 nm

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With its focal length of 75 mm, the Qwave spectrometer offers technical specifications normally found in much larger spectrometers. 

It features high optical resolution and sensitivity, dynamic range and thermal stability. Combined with our unique spectroscopy software, Waves, it‘s the ideal spectroscopic instrument for all applications that require high performance in a compact design.


  • Wavelengths range from 700–1040nm
  • Spectral resolution from 0.4 nm
  • High sensitivity
  • Exceptional thermal stability


  • Agricultural measurements
  • Biomedical applications
  • Chemical research
  • Color measurements
  • Counterfeit detection
  • Environmental analysis
  • Forensic analysis
  • Health and life science
  • Light measurements
  • Process control and monitoring
  • Quality control 
  • Raman spectroscopy
  • Water quality analyis

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  • RoHS6
    Fully Compliant
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Distrib. Inventory Yes
RoHS6 Compliant Y
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