Hardware requirements

Hardware requirements 2017-01-09T15:28:44+00:00

SCA® minimum hardware requirements:

Motility and concentration Morphology DNA Fragmentation Vitality Acrosome reaction
Computer Desktop or Laptop · Operating system: Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8 or Windows 10 (32 or 64 bits) · Processor: Intel Core i5 or higher · RAM: 4 GB or higher · DVD-ROM · Free USB 3.0 port · Recommended model: HP ProDesk 600 G2 (PC) and ACER E1-572PG (Laptop)
Camera Basler Ace acA1300-200uc (high resolution) or Basler Ace acA780-75gc
Microscope Nikon, Olympus, Zeiss or Leica · Trinocular with C mount without intermediate lens (1x) · Phase contrast turret type
Objective 10x Ph+
(positive phase contrast)
60x (acA1300)
100x oil (acA780)
10x (acA1300)
20x (acA780)
20x 40x Plan Fluor
Observation method Positive phase contrast or Fluorescence Brightfield Brightfield or Fluorescence Brightfield or Fluorescence Fluorescence
Filter Green filter / Fluorescence: Bandpass filter (EX 330-380, EM 420, DM 400) Blue filter Green filter / Fluorescence: Bandpass filter (EX 510-560, EM 590, DM 565) For fluorescense only: Long bandpass filter
(EX 330-380, EM 420, DM 440)
Dual band (EX 387/480, EM 433/530, DM 403/502)
Disposables:
slide / kit / staining
Leja, Cell-VU. Makler / Fluorescence: FluoCount SpermBlue, Sperm Stain, Diff-Quik, Cell-VU prestained slides, Stat III, Papanicolau, Shorr Chromatin dispersion test kits (SCD) Brightfield: BrightVit / Fluorescense: FluoVit FluoAcro
Motility and concentration Morphology DNA Fragmentation Vitality Acrosome reaction
Computer Desktop or Laptop · Operating system: Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8 or Windows 10 (32 or 64 bits) · Processor: Intel Core i5 or higher · RAM: 4 GB or higher · DVD-ROM · Free USB 3.0 port · Recommended model: HP ProDesk 600 G2 (PC) and ACER E1-572PG (Laptop)
Camera Basler Ace acA1300-200uc (high resolution) or Basler Ace acA780-75gc
Microscope Nikon, Olympus or Zeiss · Trinocular with C mount without intermediate lens (1x) · Phase contrast turret type
Objective 10x Ph-
(negative phase contrast)
Most species:
40x (acA1300)
60x (acA780)
Horse and dog:
60x (acA1300)
100x oil (acA780)
10x (acA1300)
20x (acA780)
20x 40x Plan Fluor
Observation method Negative phase contrast or Fluorescence Brightfield Brightfield or Fluorescence Brightfield or Fluorescence Fluorescence
Filter Green filter /
Fluorescence: Bandpass filter (EX 330-380, EM 420, DM 400)
Blue filter Green filter /
Fluorescence: Bandpass filter (EX 510-560, EM 590, DM 565)
For fluorescense only: Long bandpass filter
(EX 330-380, EM 420, DM 440)
Dual band (EX 387/480, EM 433/530, DM 403/502)
Disposables:
slide / kit / staining
Leja, Cell-VU, Makler / Fluorescence: FluoCount SpermBlue Chromatin dispersion test (SCD)
Brightfield: BrightVit / Fluorescense: FluoVit FluoAcro
Motility and concentration Morphology DNA Fragmentation Vitality Acrosome reaction
Computer Desktop or Laptop · Operating system: Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8 or Windows 10 (32 or 64 bits) · Processor: Intel Core i5 or higher · RAM: 4 GB or higher · DVD-ROM · Free USB 3.0 port · Recommended model: HP ProDesk 600 G2 (PC) and ACER E1-572PG (Laptop)
Camera Basler Ace acA1300-200uc (high resolution) or Basler Ace acA780-75gc
Microscope Nikon, Olympus or Zeiss • Trinocular with C mount with an intermediate magnification of 0.7x • Phase contrast turret type
Objective 4x (brightfield)
40x (acA1300)
60x (acA780)
10x (acA1300)
20x (acA780)
20x 40x Plan Fluor
Observation method Pseudo phase contrast (Ph2) Brightfield Brightfield or Fluorescence Brightfield or Fluorescence Fluorescence
Filter Green filter
Blue filter Green filter / Fluorescence: Bandpass filter (EX 510-560, EM 590, DM 565) For fluorescense only: Long bandpass filter
(EX 330-380, EM 420, DM 440)
Dual band (EX 387/480, EM 433/530, DM 403/502)
Disposables:
slide / kit / staining
Leja 100
SpermBlue Chromatin dispersion test (SCD)
Brightfield: BrightVit / Fluorescense: FluoVit FluoAcro

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