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Aperio LV1 - Real-time, Live View Digital Pathology System

The Aperio LV1 is a cost-effective solution for research users looking to adopt Digital Pathology. The small footprint and compact design makes the Aperio LV1 an ideal desktop system. With minimal IT requirements and rapid implementation, your Aperio LV1 can be installed in minutes.

The intuitive interface, streamlined design and rapid remote control ensures the Aperio LV1 delivers affordable versatility for your research laboratory; helping you to deliver results faster.

  • Secure remote access to slides in 15 seconds or less*
  • Control slide movement in x, y or z planes and illumination
  • Remotely change magnification and switch between slides
  • Intuitive interface for ease-of-use
  • Up to 16 simultaneous live views for multiple regions of the same slide
  • View slides simultaneously at 2.5x, 5x, 10x, 20x, 40x and 63x
  • Low-throughput whole slide imaging Integrated with Aperio eSlide Manager and Aperio ImageScope

Requires at least a 50 megabit per second (mbps) internet connection using Team Viewer software (v12) and Aperio LV1 console software (v5.0) with one slide loaded in the slide tray. 15 second clock starts once the Team Viewer password is entered and “Log On” is selected.

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Product Specifications


Capacity: 4 slides (1" x 3")
Input Format: 25mm x 75mm (1" x 3")
Dimensions: 440mm x 425mm x 540mm (approx. 17.9" x 15.9" x 21.3")
Weight: 35kg (approx. 77.2lbs)
Objective Lenses: 1.25x, 5x & 20x EC Plan-Neofluar


Rapid Live View

The Aperio LV1 enables you to share up to 4 live slides with remote colleagues within 15 seconds* or less. Remote users have full control of the instrument and can switch between slides, change magnification (2.5x, 10x, 20x and 40x), move the slide and even adjust the fine focus.

Compact design, small footprint

The space-saving design means the Aperio LV1 fits into the smallest of research laboratory spaces or easily onto your desktop. Live view plus low throughput scanning capabilities, means the Aperio LV1 is the optimal integrated solution for teaching, telepathology, research or archiving.

Multi-Slide View

The intuitive interface allows research users to display up to 16 simultaneous live views of their slides. Cloning views enables users to see the same tissue area at multiple magnifications, or different regions of interest side-by-side.

Easy to Install & Integrate

TWith minimal IT requirements and rapid implementation, your Aperio LV1 can be installed in minutes. Easily integrate with Aperio eSlide Manager for comprehensive management and viewing of scanned slides or review images in the world’s most widely used digital pathology viewer – Aperio ImageScope.


*Richiede una connessione internet minima di 50 megabit al secondo (mbps) utilizzando Team Viewer (v10) e il software della console Aperio LV1 (v4.0) con un solo vetrino caricato nel vassoio vetrini. I 15 secondi iniziano una volta che la password del Team Viewer viene inserita e viene selezionato “Log On”.

Le affermazioni sull’utilizzo clinico descritte nelle informazioni qui fornite non sono state analizzate e approvate dalla FDA americana né tali prodotti risultano disponibili negli Stati Uniti.


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Capacity 2x3 or 400 2x3 or 5 8 or 200 4
Illumination Brightfield Brightfield Brightfield, 7-channel fluorescence & FISH Brightfield
Z stacking Yes Yes Yes Yes
Live View No No No Yes
Magnification 20x, 40x 20x, 40x 1.25x, 5x, 10x, 20x, 40x, 63x (oil or dry) 1.25x, 5x, 20x, 40x
Scan Method TDI line scan TDI line scan Tile Tile




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Aperio LV1 - Real-time, Live View Digital Pathology System
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