Technical Data

  • Biometra TOne
  • Biometra TAdvanced 
  • Biometra TRIO

Technology Overview

Unique featureBiometra TOneBiometra TAdvancedBiometra TRIO
Fast Ramping, Highest Accuracy, Block/Well Control ✓✓
Whisper Quiet technology
High-Performance Smart Lid
Quick Block Exchange  
Linear Gradient Tool 
Approximate linear temperature incrementIn rows 4 to 8In rows 3 to 10 
Temperature Optimization Step  
Protocol Wizard 
Advanced User Management 
Three block system  
Twin block model  
PCR Control App

Biometra TOne

Modell

Biometra TOne 96

Biometra TOne 96 G

Capacity 96 x 0.2 ml tubes/ 96-well microtiter plate/12 x 8-well strips, 0.2 ml

Block

Aluminum, special alloy

Max. heating rate1

4.0 °C/s

Max. cooling rate13.3 °C/s

Max./min. gradient2

-

20 °C/0.1 °C

Gradient  temperature range2

-

20 °C to 99 °C

Temperature uniformity at 55 °C after 15 s

± 0.20 °C

Temperature range

3 °C to 99 °C

Control accuracy

± 0.1 °C

Lid temperature range

30 °C to 110 °C

Software

User-specific quick start option for the five most recent programs; program preview before start; option for toggling
between table and graph programming mode; Linear Gradient Tool; Service Info Files (SINF) generation; expanded selftest; adjustable heating and cooling rates; gradient temperature diagram view; thermal cycler control via PCR Control App

Program memory350 programs in up to 90 user directories
LanguageEnglish, German, Chinese

Dimensions (W x D x H, mm)

260 x 430 x 241

 
G = with gradient function 
1  measured within sample block 
2 applies only to cycler models with gradient function
For more technical details please refer to the corresponding Technical Data sheets.
 

Biometra TAdvanced

Model

Biometra TAdvanced 96/96 G

Biometra TAdvanced 96 S/96 SG

Biometra TAdvanced 60/60 G

Biometra TAdvanced 384/384 G

Capacity 96 x 0.2 ml tubes/ 96-well microtiter plate/12 x 8-well strips, 0.2 ml96 x 0.2 ml tubes/ 96-well microtiter plate/
12 x 8-well strips, 0.2 ml
60 x 0.5 ml tubes384-well microplate

Block

Aluminium, special alloy

Silver, gold-coatedAluminium, special alloyAluminium, special alloy

Block exchange

Quick-X-Change

Duration block exchange

Less than 10 s

Max. heating rate*

6.0 °C/s

8.0 °C/s

6.0 °C/s

4.0 °C/s

Max. cooling rate*

4.0 °C/s

5.5 °C/s

4.0 °C/s

2.0 °C/s

Avg. heating rate*

5.5 °C/s

7.0 °C/s

5.5 °C/s

3.8 °C/s

Avg. cooling rate*

3.5 °C/s

4.5 °C/s

3.0 °C/s

1.7 °C/s

Max./Min. gradient*

30 °C/0.1 °C

40 °C/0.1 °C

30 °C/0.1 °C

24 °C/0.1 °C

Temperature uniformity 

95 °C ± 0.60 °C after 15 s
70 °C ± 0.30 °C after 15 s
55 °C ± 0.20 °C after 15 s

95 °C ± 0.50 °C after 15 s
70 °C ± 0.25 °C after 15 s
55 °C ± 0.15 °C after 15 s

95 °C ± 0.60 °C after 15 s
70 °C ± 0.25 °C after 15 s
55 °C ± 0.20 °C after 15 s

95 °C ± 0.50 °C after 15 s
70 °C ± 0.25 °C after 15 s
55 °C ± 0.15 °C after 15 s

Gradient  temperature range1

20 °C to 99 °C

4 °C to 99 °C

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Temperature range

3 °C to 99 °C

Control accuracy± 0.1 °C

Software

User-specific quick start option for the five most recent programs; program preview before start; option for toggling between table and graph programming mode; Linear Gradient Tool1; Service Info Files (SINF) generation; expanded self-test; adjustable heating and cooling rates; gradient temperature diagram view1; thermal cycler control via PCR Control App; comprehensive user administration tool; Protocol Wizard

Program memory350 programs in up to 90 user directories
LanguageEnglish, German, Chinese

Display

7" color touchscreen
Automatic restart after power failure

Yes

High Performance
Smart Lid (HPSL) technology

Yes
Heated lid temperature range

30 °C to 110 °C

Power consumption

850 Watt

Operating voltage

100, 115, 230 Volt, 50–60 Hz

Noise emission

Very low

interfaces2

USB A, Ethernet

Ambient conditions

15 °C to 35 °C, 70 % humidity, max. 2.000 m above sea level

Dimensions 
(B x T x H)

277 mm x 457 mm x 264 mm

Dimensions
(B x T x H) with open lid

277 mm x 457 mm x 414 mm

Weight

15 kg

 

* measured within sample block
1 only for model type "G" with gradient function 
2The network cable must be at least Cat 5e and the cable configuration must be STP.

 

Biometra TRIO

 

Biometra TRIO 30

Biometra
TRIO 48

Biometra
TRIO combi

Capacity 3 blocks for 30 x 0.5ml tubes each

3 blocks for 48 x 0.2ml tubes or
48 well microplates or
6 x strips of 8 each

3 combi blocks for 18 x 0.5ml tubes**
or 48 x 0.2ml tubes,
or 48 well microplates
or 6 x strips of 8
Max. heating rate*

4.0 °C/s

5.0 °C/s

3.0 °C/s

Max. cooling rate*

3.6° C/s

4.2 °C/s

2.7 °C/s

Temperature uniformity

±0.20 °C after 15 s at 50 °C
±0.30 °C after 15 s at 70 °C
±0.60 °C after 15 s at 95 °C

Temperature range

3 °C to 99 °C

Control accuracy

+/- 0.1 °C

Software

User specific quick start of the last five programs, program preview prior to start, toggle between spread-sheet and graphical programming mode, Temperature Optimization Step (TOS), Service Info Files (SINF), Extended Self-Test (EST), adjustable ramp rates, thermal cycler control via PCR Control App, comprehensive user administration tool, protocol wizard, annealing temperature calculator
Program memory350 programs in up to 90 user directories
LanguageEnglish, German, Chinese

Display

7" color touchscreen
Automatic restart after power failure

Yes

High-Performance Smart Lid (HPSL) technology

Yes

Lid temperature range

30 °C to 110 °C

Power consumption

1000 Watt

Power supply

100 V, 115 V, 230 V, 50–60 Hz

Noise emission

Very low

Interfaces1

USB A, Ethernet

Ambient conditions

15 °C to 35 °C, 70 % humidity, max. 2.000 m NN

Dimensions (B x H x T)

300 mm x 250 mm x 410 mm

Weight

17.3 kg

 

* measured within sample block 
** capacity increases to 35 x 0.5 ml tubes by use of small cap tubes
1 the network cable must be at least performance class Cat 5e and the cable configuration has to be STP

 

Biometra TRobot

Model

Biometra TRobot 96

Biometra TRobot 384

Sample capacity96 well microplate 348 well microplate
Blocksilver block, gold-plated aluminum block, special alloy
Max. heating rate

3.5 °C/s  

1.0 °C/s
Max. cooling rate2.5 °C/s1.0 °C/s

Dimensions (W x D x H, mm)

168 x 226 x 195 / 306  (lid closed / lid open)

Downloads

Biometra Thermal Cycler Brochure (English)

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Flyer Biometra TRobot - the thermal cycler, specifically designed for integration in robotic systems (english)

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