Looking for an affordable microscope to explore the magnified world? The Dino-Lite AM2111 Basic is a perfect starter option. This USB microscope delivers clear images (640×480 resolution) with built-in LED lights and a tough, easy-to-hold design. It lets you zoom in 10x to 70x, or even up to 200x depending on how close you hold it. Plus, you can capture images and videos (up to 30 frames per second) to save on your computer (PC or Mac) using the included DinoCapture or DinoXcope software. Great for hobbyists, students, and anyone curious to see the tiny details around them!

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The Dino-Lite Basic is an easy to use Digital Microscope

Simply connect to a computer with USB 2.0 and share what you observe under the microscope on a monitor or delivery through digital media, friendly to use by beginners in microscopy.

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Magnification Range

The Dino-Lite Basic AM2111 digital microscope offers a wide range of magnification capabilities. With variable magnification up to 200x, this microscope is ideal for various applications that require detailed observation and analysis of objects. One of the most significant advantages of this device is its ability to magnify images without changing its lens, making it convenient and efficient to use.

Easy to Use

Simply connect to a computer with USB 2.0 to share what you observe under the microscope easily. You can share it directly on a monitor or through other media.


Model AM2111 Dino-Lite Basic
Interface USB 2.0
Product Resolution 640×480 pixels (VGA)
Magnification Rate 20x~50x, 200x
Sensor Color CMOS
Frame Rate Up to 30fps
Save Format Image:
DinoXcope: PNG, JPEGMovie:
DinoCapture2.0: WMV, FLV, SWF
DinoXcope: MOV
Lighting 4 white LED lights for illumination
Operating System Supported Windows XP/7/8/10/11
macOS 10.14 or later
Unit Dimension 10.5cm (H) x 3.2cm (D)
Unit Weight 100g

Information About Working Distance and Field of View

M WD FOV (x) FOV (y) DOF
20 51.7 21 15.7 8.02
30 24.1 14 10.5
40 11 10.5 7.9
50 3.8 8.4 6.3 1.95
60 -0.6 7 5.2
200 -0.4 2.1 1.6 1.46
210 0.6 2 1.5
220 1.7 1.9 1.4
230 2.8 1.8 1.4

M = magnification rate      WD = working distance      FOV = field of view      DOF= depth of field      Unit = mm

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