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USB microscope for applied works. Magnification: 20–230x. Digital camera: 2Mpx

Digital screen/PC monitor
The microscope head is a core element of the microscope that you look through to see a magnified sample
20 — 230
How much the size of a sample increases when you observe it through a microscope
Elementary, for applied research
Application and use of the microscope

Product ID 78159
Brand Discovery
Warranty 10 years
EAN 5905555012001
Package size (LxWxH) 21x14x6 cm
Shipping Weight 0.385 kg


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We proudly present the Discovery optics series that is produced by Levenhuk and endorsed by Discovery.

The Levenhuk Discovery Artisan 16 digital microscope is ideal for examining coins, working with metals, repairing electronics, assessing the quality of knife sharpening as well as restoring works of art and conducting highly specialized research in applied sciences. The microscope can be used with or without a stand. To observe the picture of the studied object, it is necessary to connect the microscope to a PC. You can observe the object under study on a PC screen as well as take pictures, record video, and carry out linear and angular measurements.

The microscope features a 2 Mpix digital camera (instead of an objective lens), which allows you to capture a 1600x1200 pixels picture. The magnification can be changed from 20x to 230x; and manual focus is available from 0mm to 150mm. In low light conditions, you can turn on the backlight that consists of 8 adjustable bright LED lights.

The microscope is compatible with Windows and Mac OS operating systems. To connect to a PC and to charge the microscope the USB cable is used. The body is rubberized for a comfortable grip. The Levenhuk Discovery Artisan 16 digital microscope is extremely user-friendly. It is small. Therefore, it does not need much space on your desk.


  • Magnification: 20-230x; focus: 0-150 mm
  • 8 white LEDs with adjustable brightness
  • 2 Mpix digital camera provides a 1600x1200 pixels picture
  • Photo, video recording, and object measurement functions
  • Compatible with Windows and Mac OS
  • Can be used without a stand
  • Powered with the USB cable

The kit includes:

  • Levenhuk Discovery Artisan 16 digital microscope with the USB cable
  • Stand
  • Protective plastic objective lens cap
  • Software CD
  • User manual and warranty card

Recommendations on using the software:

In order for the program to operate correctly, please launch the installed application only when your microscope is connected to a PC and ready for observations.

The Levenhuk Discovery Artisan 16 digital microscope is not compatible with external digital cameras.

Product ID 78159
Brand Discovery
Warranty 10 years
EAN 5905555012001
Package size (LxWxH) 21x14x6 cm
Shipping Weight 0.385 kg
Type digital
Head digital screen/PC monitor
Optics material optical glass
Magnification, x 20 — 230
Focus manual, 0–150mm
Body plastic
Illumination LED
Brightness adjustment
Power supply 5V via USB cable 2.0
User level elementary, beginners
Assembly and installation difficulty level extremely simple
Image 1600x1200, 1280x720, 640x480
Application elementary, for applied research
Illumination location upper
Research method bright field
Megapixels 2
Video recording yes
Image format *.jpg
Video format *.avi
Software, drivers photo and video processing software with objects measurement feature
Output USB 2.0
System requirements OS Windows 7/8/10, Mac 10.6 ~ 10.15; 1.8GHz Intel P4 and above, 512MB RAM, 64MB video card, USB 2.0, CD-ROM
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