Beginner 40x-400x LED Biological Microscope and Smartphone Adapter


Beginner 40x-400x LED Biological Microscope and Smartphone Adapter

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  • Unique Dual LED Lighting – Dual Light system uses adjustable transmitted and reflective lights to provide bright white LED light from both above and below, allowing for viewing of transparent or opaque specimens
  • Fully Adjustable – Quickly and easy adjust the 360 degree rotatable monocular head, 5 color filter wheel, and dual led light source for precise viewing of the fine details in comfort
  • High Quality and Durable – All glass optics and a metal body design provide a stable and crystal clear 40x-400x magnification range with long term durability
  • Digiscoping – Included universal smartphone adapter connects to any popular smartphone for convenient and easy capturing of photos or videos of specimen to share research and enhance the educational experience
  • Versatile STEM Tool – A perfect tool for beginners and STEM field students or teachers, this microscope is ergonomically designed with easy-to-use features that also boast advanced performance for professional use
Fits all phones. For specific information on your model, visit the Multicam Page.


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SKU: MS-040SP Category: Tags: , ,
GTIN: 750668-01259-3
Brand: Carson


The MS-040SP Beginner Dual LED Compound Microscope offers the perfect tools to explore the world of biology and microscopy using your smartphone. With its impressive features, versatile and easy to use design, and high quality construction, this microscope is perfect for students, hobbyists, and professionals alike. With its unique dual LED lighting system, fully rotatable monocular head, 5 color filter wheel, and included universal smartphone digiscoping adapter, the MS-040SP Beginner LED Compound Microscope is sure to be a valuable addition to any budding scientists’ toolset.

Use your smartphone to take pictures or videos of your discoveries with help from this compound microscope’s universal smartphone adapter! This smartphone adapter is conveniently designed to fit all popular smartphone models on the market. Easily connect your smartphone and microscope to the adapter to view enlarged images of your specimens on your phone screen and share your findings with friends, family, or peers.

This compound microscope is equipped with a unique dual LED lighting system to help you view your specimens with ease. Utilizing both transmitted and reflective light, this microscope provides bright and clear illumination of your specimens from both above and below with white LED light. This system is adjustable, making it easy to calibrate the light source and view specimens that are transparent, opaque or anything in between.

For even greater precision and versatility in your observations, select from 5 colors on the filter wheel to better visualize specific details in various specimens through reducing glare, and improving image clarity, contrast, and resolution. The 360 degree monocular head allows for a customizable viewing angle for optimal comfort while the durable metal body construction ensures stable viewing when enjoying the crystal clear 40x-400x magnification, produced by this compound microscope’s high quality all glass optics system.

Carson’s Compound Microscope is the perfect tool for beginner scientists or STEM students. Its Dual LED lighting system, rotatable monocular head, and 5 color filter wheel provide superior performance that makes it easy to observe specimens with incredible detail. Its 40x-400x magnification range allows it to be used for a variety of applications while its convenient universal smartphone digiscoping adapter allows you to observe and capture photos of specimens with ease. Carson’s Compound Microscope is an educational and reliable tool that helps anyone, beginner or advanced, to take their observations to the next level. With its versatile and easy to use design, this compound microscope is the perfect tool for a wide range of uses, whether you’re a STEM field professional or simply looking for an educational tool to explore the natural world around you.

Model NameSmartphone Microscope
Model NumberMS-040SP
Weight3.1 lbs
Dimensions7.3 in x 6.0 in x 11.3 in
AccessoriesPower Adapter: AC 110V-240V, 50/60Hz, Smartphone Adapter
User ManualMS-040SP-Guide_EN.pdf
Case Quantity8
Case Dimensions32.5 in x 17.8 in x 17.0 in
Case Weight43.8 lbs
Inner Quantity1
Inner Dimensions8.5 in x 8.0 in x 14.5 in
Item Box Dimensions7.5 in x 7.8 in x 12.4 in
20' Container Capacity1518
40' Container Capacity3116
40' High Cube Capacity3478