Promotional price valid on web orders only. Your contract pricing may differ. Interested in signing up for a dedicated account number?
Learn More

Agilent BioTek Cytation 5 Cell Imaging Only Reader

Cytation 5 combines automated microscopy and conventional microplate detection in a configurable, upgradable platform. For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.

Supplier:  Agilent BioTek CYT5PWSN

 View more versions of this product

Catalog No. BTCYT5PW

This product is not available for sale online. Please contact Customer Service at 1-800-766-7000 or send email to to discuss your specific assay requirements.


This item is a non-standard voltage; please ensure you are ordering the correct product. Please contact customer service for assistance: 1-800-766-7000.

This item is not returnable. View return policy



Cytation 5 combines automated microscopy and conventional microplate detection in a configurable, upgradable platform. The microscopy module offers up to 60x magnification in fluorescence, brightfield, high contrast brightfield, color brightfield, and phase contrast to address many applications and workflows

The multi-mode detection modules include filter- and monochromator-based fluorescence detection, luminescence, and UV-Vis absorbance detection. Gen5 software provides complete control over all imaging and data capture, plus powerful image and data analysis.



Cell Imaging Only Microplate Reader
Sony CMOS, 16-bit Gray Scale, Standard or WFOV
Absorbance: 0 to 4 OD; Fluorescence Intensity: 7 decades; Luminesence: >6 decades
Fluorescence, phase contrast, brightfield, high contrast brightfield, color brightfield and phase contrast
1.25x, 2.5x (2.25x eff), 2.5x (2.75x eff), 4x, 10x, 20x, 40x, 60x
4-Zone incubation to 65°C with Condensation Control (±0.2°C at 37°C)
51.4 cm
44.5 cm
36.3 kg
41.6 cm
250 W max.
Linear, Orbital, Double Orbital
0 to 20%
BioStack and Third Party Automation Compatible; BioSpa 8 Automated Incubator Compatible
Wide FOV camera; Fluorescence/brightfield/color brightfield/phase contrast imaging
Monochromator: 6- to 384-well plates; Filters: 6-to 1536 well plates; Imaging: 6-to 1536 well plates
Gen5 Microplate Reader and Imager Software included; Gen5 Image+ and Image Prime software available for full image analysis; Gen5 Secure for 21 CFR Part 11 compliance (option)
20.2 in.
17.5 in.
80 lb.
16.4 in.
CE and TUV marked. RoHS compliant.


Product Certifications


Provide Content Correction

We continue to work to improve your shopping experience and your feedback regarding this content is very important to us. Please use the form below to provide feedback related to the content on this product.

Product Title

By clicking Submit, you acknowledge that you may be contacted by Fisher Scientific in regards to the feedback you have provided in this form. We will not share your information for any other purposes. All contact information provided shall also be maintained in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

Cancel Submit