Why Phenom Desktop SEM?

World Leader in Scanning Electron Microscopy

Phenom XL desktop SEM

With more installations and more new customers each year than any other scanning electron microscope, the Phenom desktop SEM has earned the trust of over 2,000 labs worldwide. With a rapidly growing network of users in many fields, more researchers now choose Phenom for their SEM needs than any other brand.

Better Performance by Design

Better resolution, higher stability, and more advanced electron source means better images and data. The Phenom’s performance is unrivaled in the compact SEM segment giving the user optimized SEM images and EDS data with minimal effort.

Focus on Answers, not Maintenance

The Phenom desktop SEM is designed to run for years without needing any service. Users don’t have to worry about replacing components or realigning their instrument after a source change. Unlike other SEMs, the Phenom desktop SEM gets the best images day after day without the risk of source failure or degradation of performance due to failing internal components. The Phenom desktop SEM has a very low cost of ownership, in both time and money.

Phenom desktop SEM Image Strip

Maximized Uptime and Optimized Workflow

The Phenom desktop SEM is designed with the user in mind

  • Sample loading in seconds, not minutes
  • Integrated charge reduction mode for minimal sample prep time without reducing source life
  • Fully motorized stage with optical map that enables users to confidently drive to points of interest with a single click
  • Ability to load large samples (100mm x 100mm)
  • User-proof sample loading mechanism to prevent SEM damage
  • Dedicated applications for EDS, fiber measurements, tensile testing, particle identification, 21CFR11 compliance, and more

Support When you Need It

With a dedicated team of applications specialists, we are able to help you get the answers you need quickly. Whether it’s advice on sample prep, getting the best EDS results, or training new users in your lab, our scientists are eager to help you. We also provide customers with training webinars and courtesy visits. Support is just a phone call, email, or car ride away when you need it. 

Seeing is Believing

The performance of the Phenom desktop SEM has to be seen to be truly appreciated. Contact us today for an onsite demonstration or web demo. Learn more about how the Phenom desktop SEM will aid in your research.


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