Add to comparison
Levenhuk DTX 500 LCD Digital Microscope
USB digital microscope with LCD display. Magnification: 20x, 200x, 500x. Digital camera: 5Mpx.
Levenhuk DTX 500 LCD Digital Microscope with built-in 3.5-inch LCD display allows you to study samples under magnification of 20x to 500x and save results of your work in image or video format to a microSD card. 8 built-in LED lights evenly light the working surface and ensure minimal energy consumption. The illumination system also features a brig... more
Levenhuk DTX 500 LCD Digital Microscope with built-in 3.5-inch LCD display allows you to study samples under magnification of 20x to 500x and save results of your work in image or video format to a microSD card. 8 built-in LED lights evenly light the working surface and ensure minimal energy consumption. The illumination system also features a brightness adjustment.The stage of this microscope is equipped with a measuring scale (8 cm along the x - axis, 6 cm along the y-axis) and two clips to secure the sample under the camera.
The high-quality LCD panel provides crystal-clear images and has buttons that allow you to quickly change brightness, exposure and color balance. You can easily connect the Levenhuk DTX 500 LCD to your PC using the USB cable included in the kit and copy all the files created during your observations to your hard drive. This amazing model also features an AV output to transfer observed images to a TV screen or projector in real time.
Levenhuk DTX 500 LCD Digital Microscope is powered by the Li-ion battery included in the kit, which provides for up to 2 hours of standalone work. The microscope may also be powered via the USB port of your PC.
- 3.5” color LCD display
- Support of microSD cards with capacity up to 32 Gb
- PC connection via USB 2.0 interface
- AV output for connecting to TV or projector
- Able to take photos/videos
- Automatic exposure and white balance
- 8 white LEDs with adjustable brightness
- 4x digital zoom
- Li-ion rechargeable battery
- Comes with special software for measuring linear sizes, areas, angles and radiuses of studied samples
- Сompatible with Windows and Mac OS
The kit includes:
- Levenhuk DTX 500 LCD Microscope
- Li-ion rechargeable battery
- USB cable
- AV cable
- Cleaning wipe
- Calibrating scale
- Software CD
- User manual and lifetime warranty
Recommendations on using the software.
In order for the program to operate correctly, please launch the installed application only when your microscope is connected to a PC and ready for observations.
Levenhuk DTX 500 LCD Digital Microscope is not compatible with external digital cameras.
*Caution: Please refer to the specifications table for the correct mains voltage and never attempt to plug a 110V device into 220V outlet and vice versa without using a converter. Remember that mains voltage in the U.S. and Canada is 110V and 220-240V in most European countries.
Find answers to frequently asked questions about microscopes here.
Step-by-step guide on how to work with prepared microscope slides.
How does an aperture of a microscope objective lens work? Learn here.
Find an interesting review on what a spider looks like under a microscope here.
|3.5” color LCD display|
|manual, 0-150 mm|
|8 white LED lights|
110V, 50/60 Hz; 5 V, 1 A output
or Li-ion, 3.7 V,1050mAh battery
work time: 2 hours; charging time: 2 hours
1.7 (with the battery)
|5 (interpolated to 12)|
|image processing software with measurement function|
Windows 7/8/10, Mac 10.6~10.15
minimum P4 1.8 GHz, 512 Mb RAM
64 Mb video card, USB 2.0 port, CD-ROM
General use product.
May be used by kids
over 3 years old.
Ability to connect additional equipment
|support of microSD cards with capacity up to 32 Gb (not included in the kit)|
English, German, French, Spanish,
Russian, Italian, Portuguese, Polish,
Dutch, Japanese, Korean, Chinese
|for applied research|
12 Mpx, 8 Mpx, 5 Mpx,
3 Mpx, 1.3 Mpx, VGA
High-resolution images (zip) 52694kb
Levenhuk DTX 500 LCD Digital Microscope - Total: 26 0 26
Hello. Is this microscope suitable for work in veterinary medicine? blood smear study. Can you offer anyting else? Levenhuk Customer Service:
Levenhuk DTX 500 LCD Digital Microscope is designed to work with opaque objects. For blood tests, you will need a biological microscope: Levenhuk 700M Monocular Microscope https://www.levenhuk.com/catalogue/microscopes/levenhuk-700m/; Levenhuk D320L 3.1M Digital Monocular Microscope https://www.levenhuk.com/catalogue/microscopes/levenhuk-d320l/.
Hello! I want to give this microscope to a friend who works as a school teacher. Is it a good choice? If yes, here‘s one more question: should I buy something in addition for comfortable work? Levenhuk Customer Service:
Levenhuk DTX 500 LCD Digital Microscope is only equipped with upper illumination, which makes it unsuitable for biological observations. We recommend that you pay attention to Levenhuk D70L Digital Biological Microscope, https://www.levenhuk.com/catalogue/microscopes/levenhuk-d70l/.
Hello. Can I use this microscope for fastening stones in the jewelry? Thank you! Levenhuk Customer Service:
Levenhuk DTX 500 LCD digital microscope is suitable for such purposes.
Hello! Tell me if this is a good choice for studying and analyzing handwriting?! For example, graphological studies... Can you recommend a more suitable model, if this is not the one? Levenhuk Customer Service:
Levenhuk DTX 500 LCD model is suitable for graphical studies.
Hello! With what resolution photos can be stored on the PC? Levenhuk Customer Service:
Photos made with the Levenhuk DTX 500 LCD microscope can be saved on a PC with the following resolutions: 1280x1024, 2048x1536, 2560x1920, 3456x2304, and 4288x2848.
Hello, is it possible to use this microscope in the service center for phones repairing or boards soldering? Levenhuk Customer Service:
The digital microscope Levenhuk DTX 500 LCD is suitable for your purposes.
Hi, have one question, is this microscope able to watch for cells, for eg. blood cells, bacterias,muscle cells, plants cells ? Levenhuk Customer Service:
Dear Larry, thank you for interest in Levenhuk product. this microscope is mostly suitable for observing non-transparent objects such as stones, coins etc. For your purposes, you will need a lab microscopes with high magnification. If you need a digital microscope, please consider buying the Levenhuk D670T 5.1M Digital Trinocular Microscope (Product ID 40029). Is there any additional information you might need?
Its possible looking for same pictures made from Levenhuk DTX 500 LCD on yours website? Levenhuk Customer Service:
Dear PetrS, thank you for your inquiry. You can find the detailed video here online: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v6HwWtfhiU4
Can I use this model to work with thin sections of minerals ? Is this model compatible with Windows 7? Levenhuk Customer Service:
Yes, Levenhuk DTX 500 LCD Digital Microscope is compatible with Windows 7. This model is suitable for work with thin sections of minerals.
What is the lag/delay? Between capture and display? I'm working as a watchmaker and it's important for me that lag is low to be able to do actual work of magnified object. Levenhuk Customer Service:
Hi Alex, Thanks for the query. The delay between capture and display is about 1-2 seconds. Is there any additional information you might need?
Will this work well to inspect Diamonds and other jewels? Levenhuk Customer Service:
Dear Steven, thank you for interest in Levenhuk products. Yes, this microscope will fit your needs.You can also check our stereo models: https://www.levenhuk.com/catalogue/microscopes/type-stereo/ Is there any additional information you might need?
what optical magnification does this microscope provide? Which Levenhuk DTX model has the most powerful optical increase (not interpolation)? Levenhuk Customer Service:
Levenhuk DTX 500 LCD Digital Microscope produces 20x-500x magnification. Levenhuk DTX are digital microscopes, therefore they don't have optical magnification. Also consider Levenhuk DTX 90 Digital Microscope (https://www.levenhuk.com/catalogue/microscopes/levenhuk-dtx-90/) with 10x-300x magnification without interpolation.
can this product be used for coin viewing and cataloging Levenhuk Customer Service:
Dear Dennis, thank you for interest in Levenhuk products. Yes, you will be able to observe coins with the help of this microscope. This model is also supported microSD cards, no problem to keep images. Is there any additional information you might need?
Can this be used for 2"x 2" coin holders and coin imaging Levenhuk Customer Service:
Dear Dennis, thank you for interest in Levenhuk products. Yes, it will fit your needs.
I haven't found any information on memory card type and size in the user manual... When I tried hc micro sd card, the microscope couldn't detect it Levenhuk Customer Service:
Levenhuk DTX 500 LCD Microscope supports only standard microSD cards with capacity up to 32 Gb.
I am interested in photographing sand particles at 300x magnification. Would this be good for that? I want crystal clear images. Levenhuk Customer Service:
Dear Karen, the microscope comes with 3 magnifications: 20x, 200x, 500x. It comes with a special software, so you will be able to edit your images.
is this microscope good for viewing cells? I was debating on getting the Levenhuk 320 biological microscope, or this one, which do you think is better? Levenhuk Customer Service:
Jocelyn, thank you for interest in Levenhuk products. Our DTX microscopes are designed for observing opaque objects. The Levenhuk 320 biological microscope will fit your needs. Is there any additional information you might need?
What is the highest resolution pictures it will produce. (For both still photos and video). Also, is the still photo a real photo, or a frame capture of a video? (The second is much lower quality, usually.) Levenhuk Customer Service:
Dear Charles, thank you for interest in Levenhuk products. Yes, you will get a real photo. Available image resolutions: 12Mpx, 8Mpx, 5Mpx, 3Mpx, 1.3Mpx, VGA Photo/video format: *.jpeg/*.avi Is there any additional information you might need?
Levenhuk D50L NG Digital Microscope is a better choice for a school kid.' Could you please explain why? Levenhuk Customer Service:
Levenhuk DTX 500 LCD Digital Microscope only has lower illumination source. That means it only allows for viewing opaque, volume objects. Levenhuk D50L NG Digital Microscope is a biological model that allows for observing both transparent and opaque objects. Images can be transferred to PC and observed in real time on its monitor. Magnification power is also higher.
Can I use special sets of ready-to-use microscope slides with this microscope? Levenhuk Customer Service:
Levenhuk DTX 500 LCD Digital Microscope doesn't have lower illumination. That means you won't be able to observe transparent samples (only opaque). Consider Levenhuk D2L NG Digital Microscope - https://www.levenhuk.com/catalogue/microscopes/levenhuk-d2l-ng/. It allows for viewing both transparent (microscope slides) and opaque objects.
What's the microscope's working distance? Levenhuk Customer Service:
Levenhuk DTX 500 microscope has a working distance 0-150 mm.
What additional accessories would you recommend for Levenhuk DTX 500 LCD microscope? Levenhuk Customer Service:
Consider Levenhuk N38 NG Prepared Slides Set - https://www.levenhuk.com/catalogue/accessories/levenhuk-n38-ng-prepared-slides-set/.
Hello! I need a microscope for a teenager (13 years old). Now I'm choosing between D50L NG and DTX 500 LCD models Levenhuk Customer Service:
Levenhuk D50L NG Digital Microscope is a better choice for a school kid.
Hello! Can I use the Levenhuk Toupview software with this microscope? Levenhuk Customer Service:
Levenhuk DTX 500 LCD Digital Microscope only allows you to observe produced images on its LCD display. You can connect the microscope to your PC, but only to transfer photos and videos.
Will I be able to examine the structure of a metal grain (5mm thick, after a heat treatment). Thanks Levenhuk Customer Service:
Yes, Levenhuk DTX 500 LCD Microscope is suitable for this purpose.
This has optical and digital magnification. What is the optical magnification? Levenhuk Customer Service:
Dear Aaron, thank you for interest in Levenhuk products. The microscope has the digital magnification only. Is there any additional information you might need? more
Submit your question or review on
Levenhuk DTX 500 LCD Digital Microscope: