GS-1602/3202 Minica Personal Thermal Cycler

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Product Description

GS-1602 Minica Personal Thermal Cycler is a mini thermal cycler that accommodates 16-well × 0.2 ml tubes. Another model variant, the GS-3202 Minica Personal Gradient Thermal Cycler comes with a standard 32-well × 0.2 ml block and fast ramping rate up to 5°C. The slim and light design make these models conveniently portable for field application use. Equipped with latest generation of semiconductor technology, it offers excellent module heat conduction and temperature uniformity. It has 5-inch TFT colour touch screen display with user-friendly interface.

Both models can store more than 100 programs and easy data output enables user to save and transfer files using USB flash drive. Moreover, software updates can be conducted conveniently with USB flash.


    • Compact and lightweight
      Slim and light design (only 3.2kg) makes it convenient for field application
    • Easy to program
      5 inches TFT high-definition touchscreen display and intuitive graphical programming makes navigation, protocol editing and viewing easier
    • High performance lid
      The flexible lid design adapts to different tube heights to ensure proper compression
    • Latest generation of semiconductor technology
      Excellent PCR performance and temperature uniformity with multiple evenly distributed sensors
    • Two temperature control modes available
      Temperature control modes for tube and block are available
    • Easy data output
      Able to save and transfer files using USB flash drive
    • Personalized log in users and passwords
      Log in feature allows users to set password for individual account to fully monitor their protocols with more privacy
    • Free and easy software updates
      Software update from USB flash makes the software updates easier
    • Incubation setting
      Incubation setting module allows users to program desired incubation block temperature and hold time


Technical Data

Capacity16 x 0.2ml32 x 0.2ml
Program memory>100 programs + USB>100 programs + USB
Temperature range4 - 99.9°C4 - 99.9°C
Temperature gradient-30°C
Gradient temperature range-30 - 99.9°C
PCR volume range1-200 μl1-200 μl
Maximum heating rate5°C/sec6°C/sec
Maximum cooling rate4°C/sec5°C/sec
Temperature uniformity±0.2°C±0.2°C
Temperature accuracy±0.1°C±0.1°C
Ramp rate adjustable-0.1 – 5.0°C
Display5” TFT colour touch screen,
800×480 pixel
5” TFT colour touch screen,
800×480 pixel
Cool samples to 4°CYes, at room temperature 25°C
and below
Yes, at room temperature 25°C
and below
Auto restart after power failureYesYes
Height adjustable heated lidYesYes
Hot lid temperature range30-110°C30-110°C
Max. number of steps3030
Max. number of cycles9999
Time increment/ decrement1sec – 600sec1sec – 600sec
Temperature increment/ decrement0.1 - 10°C0.1 - 10°C
Max. power consumption110 Watt200 Watt
Input voltageAC100-220V 50HzAC100-220V 50Hz
Dimension (W x D x H)200 × 230 × 85 mm200 × 230 × 85 mm
Weight3.2 kg3.2 kg



Data Sheet : GS-1602/3202 Minica Personal Thermal Cycler



GS-1602 Minica Personal Thermal Cycler

Ordering Information

Cat. No.Personal Thermal Cycler
GS-1602Minica Personal Thermal Cycler GS-1602, 16 x 0.2 ml block
GS-3202Minica Personal Gradient Thermal Cycler GS-3202, 32 x 0.2 ml block