An Effective and Portable Thermal Cycler

MiniTurbo portable PCR thermal cycler is an ideal choice for researchers who need to proceed PCR immediately after samples collection. Featuring high portability and compactness, openness, and usability, the cycler provides the same performance as conventional benchtop thermal cyclers in the market. Its applications range from regular PCR, reverse transcription PCR, to incubation. These features make the MiniTurbo widely applicable for use in the field, laboratories and classrooms.


Features and Benefits


Portable and Light Weight

The compact size and 1 kg weight make MiniTurbo wide applicable for use in the field, laboratories, and classrooms.

Outstanding Performance

Excellent accuracy and uniformity (+/- 0.4 °C) along with fast ramp rate allow MiniTurbo to provide the same quality performance as benchtop thermal cyclers.

Easy to Operate

All-in-one button makes the operation simple.

Fully Programmable

The open system is compatible with all programmed protocols.


Sample Block

  • Sample Block
  • Fixed 2x4 well Block, compatible with regular profile 0.2ml PCR tube

Block Temperature

  • Block Temperature Range
  • 25 - 99 °C
  • Max. Heating Rate
  • 5.5 °C/sec
  • Max. Cooling Rate
  • 3.4 °C/sec
  • Temperature Accuracy
  • +/- 0.4 °C
  • Temperature Uniformity Across Block
  • +/- 0.4 °C


  • Number of Cycles
  • Unlimited
  • Number of Steps
  • Unlimited
  • Open System
  • Apply to regular PCR, Reverse Transcription PCR, Incubation
  • Programming
  • Via PC software and writer


  • Heated Lid
  • Yes, fixed 105 °C (pre-heat to 60°C)
  • Footprint Dimensions (H x W x D)
  • 104 mm x 136 mm x 102 mm
  • Weight
  • 1.0 kg (without power adapter)
  • Power Supply
  • AC 100-240 V, 50/60 Hz, 120 W
  • Certification
  • CE, RoHS

* Specifications are subject to change without prior notice.

Ordering Information

  • TCMI-0810
  • MiniTurbo with 8-Well Sample Block
  • TCMI-a001
  • MiniTurbo Writer
  • TCMI-a002
  • Programmable Chip