Evolution 300 UV-Vis Spectrophotometer

The Thermo Scientific Evolution 300 is ideal for life science, pharmaceutical and QA/QC applications. A wide selection of accessories and a low cost of ownership make it a versatile and affordable addition to the lab.

The powerful Xenon lamp-based platform and variable bandwidth make the Evolution 300 ideal for life science, pharmaceutical and QA/QC applications. A selection of VISION software packages expand instrument capability and Smart Accessories make your analyses easier to perform. The walk-up convenience of the Xenon lamp saves valuable time and increases your lab's productivity.

Xenon Lamp

  • Provides excellent performance over the full wavelength range
  • Ready to use without instrument warmup for fast readings
  • Activates only when taking a measurement; extended lamp life lowers cost of instrument ownership
  • 3-year warranty

Key Features

  • 5 variable spectral bandwidth settings for matching customer assays to instrument
  • Acquisition rate: 50 data points per second
  • Longlife Xenon lamp

Optional Smart Accessories For Any Application

  • Full line available for Life Sciences and QA/QC
  • Install or remove without restarting the instrument
  • Built-in software instantly identifies and configures to accommodate accessory
  • Each accessory has a unique serial number that is recorded for comprehensive event logs and audit trail capabilities
  • Automated performance verification with CVC accessory
  • Mercury lamp accessory is available for testing and defining wavelength accuracy

PC Control

  • Enables data collection and distribution to third party applications for advanced processing and archiving
  • Uses powerful VISION software suite to control instrument
  • Collects, stores, recalls and analyzes data

Local and PC Control

  • Combines keypad and PC control systems for maximum flexibility in labs with a variety of experimental needs

Ordering Alerts: 

All accessories are sold separately. Available software packages include VISIONliteMaterialsCalc (for material analysis), VISIONpro (standard UV-VIS), VISIONlife (Life Science), VISIONsecurity (regulated labs), VISIONlite ColorCalc Basic (XYZ, Lab, CIE), and VISIONlite ColorCalc Advanced (>40DAB/EP color check filters, Pt-Co/Alpha color, Gardner and Iodine color, wine analysis). Other accessories include cell changers, cuvet and test holders, calibration carousels, sippers, fiber optic probes, small volume sampling, and accessories for reflectance and rapid mixing.


21 CFR Part 11 and audit-proof IQ/OQ/PQ documentation


ISO 9001:2000

Recommended for: 

General Spectroscopy

  • High-resolution UV-Visible spectroscopy
  • Temperature-based investigations

Life Science

  • Nucleic acid assays
  • Protein concentration assays
  • Thermal denaturation/renaturation
  • Kinetics


  • Quantitative analysis
  • Finished product analysis
  • Measurements in the regulated laboratory


  • General Research
  • QA/QC
  • Tablet dissolution

To use the Evolution 300 UV-Vis Spectrophotometer in a regulated or quality control environment, we offer a wide selection of compliance products and services to reduce implementation time and assure system performance.

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