AREA introduces USB powered Micron2 microscope which allows 200x electronic magnification. More details inside.


AREA releases the USB powered microscope which will make a very interesting product. The Micron2 has an optical magnification of 20x and electronic magnification of 200x, allowing users to view the finer points of his/her hair as shown above. It also enables user to capture up to 2.6-megapixel image and video recording at 640 x 480 resolution. The AREA Micron2 USB microscope weighs about 60g and comes with a dedicated tripod, software CD and manual. It has a total warranty period of 6 months and is already retailing in Japan for 4980 Yen (S$77).

See more specifications at AREA website.

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