By expanding the magnification to an 8:1 zoom ratio (1x-8x), the SMZ800N provides ease of use alongside a high definition image essential for electronic component inspection and failure analysis tasks.

Incredible Image Sharpness Throughout The Wide Magnification Range

Ideal for failure analysis studies, defining modes of failure then verifying solutions. Component surface examination, crack-detection, corrosion studies, composite materials, textiles, parts produced by machine tools for critical aerospace components or building and construction materials are all carried out easily.


Nikon SMZ800N

A microscope perfect for materials science and industry. For desktop or machine integration. QA functions possible for routine and critical applications.

Best-in-Class 8:1 Optical Zoom Ratio

With a best-in-class optical zoom ratio of 8:1 (1x-8x), the SMZ800N exceeds the magnification range available from previous models.

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Best-in-Class 8:1 Optical Zoom

Thanks to the large field of view, the component or sample does not need to be disturbed when scanning a larger area at high magnifications.

High Quality Images

Amazingly clear, bright images with minimal chromatic aberration throughout the extended zoom range due to exceptional “Plan Apo WF” and “ED plan WF” objective lenses.

Wide Range of Accessories

The wide range of accessory component features available for Nikon’s research stereo microscope models are also available for the SMZ800N including Nikon’s Digital Sight Cameras.

Ergonomic in-use Design Concept

Ergonomic advantages follow from the design of function controls and operator posture. Positioning of operator’s controls and variable angle observation tubes allows comfortable fatigue-free work.

Core Features

Stereo Microscopes


Digital Sight Series

Optical SystemParallel-optics type (zooming type)
Zoom Ratio8:1
Zoom Range1 u2013 8x (1/2/3/4/6/8x stops)
Total Magnification5 u2013 480x (depending on eyepiece and objectives) (coaxial Episcopic illuminator: 22.5 u2013 540x)
TubesEyepiece inclination: 20u00b0 (P-B Binocular Tube) / 15u00b0 (P-TL100 Trinocular Tube) / 0u00b0-30u00b0 (P-TERG100 Trinocular Tilting Tube, P-TERG50 Trinocular Tilting Tube)
EyepiecesEyepiece inclination: 20u00b0 (P-B Binocular Tube) / 15u00b0 (P-TL100 Trinocular Tube) / 0u00b0-30u00b0 (P-TERG100 Trinocular Tilting Tube, P-TERG50 Trinocular Tilting Tube)
EyepiecesC-W10xB (F.N. 22), C-W15x (F.N. 16), C-W20x (F.N. 12.5), C-W30x (F.N. 7)
ObjectivesPlan Apo 0.5x/WF, Plan Apo 0.75x/WF, Plan Apo 1x/WF, ED Plan 1.5x/WF, ED Plan 2x/WF, Plan 1x, ED Plan 0.75x, Achro 0.5x
Working distance6.8 kg (with P-B Binocular Tube + C-PSN Plain Stand)
78 mmuff08with Plan 1xuff09
Weight (approx.)6.8 kg (with P-B Binocular Tube + C-PSN Plain Stand)
SMZ800N + P-B Binocular Tube + C-PSN Plain Stand
SMZ800N + P-B Binocular Tube + C-PSN Plain Stand

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Accessories for SMZ Series

A wide range of component accessory functions and features is available for Nikon’s research and routine stereo microscope models. Objective lenses and revolver turrets, supplementary objectives, many incident and transmitted light bases, eyepieces and the Digital Sight Camera range with Nikon’s NIS-Elements software join a full set of third party accessories.
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NIS-Elements software manages Nikon Digital Sight cameras alongside Nikon microscopes to capture the best images for processing. It organizes captured images and processes them logically in a smooth workflow.
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