your DNA analysis lab

Bento Lab is the first complete DNA laboratory, suitable for a beginner to a professional. It comes with a PCR thermocycler, a centrifuge and a gel electrophoresis box and power supply with blue LED transillumination – all controlled by an intuitive interface. And with an A4 footprint that fits into any laptop-sized bag, Bento Lab can travel wherever your science goes.

Bento Lab in a bag

Specifications: Bento Lab beta

PCR Thermocycler
Ramp rate: 2°C/s
Temperature Range: 12 to 105 °C ± 0.2 °C
Lid temp range: Ambient to 120 °C
Capacity: 32 wells 
(200 µL tubes)

Capacity: 6 x 2mL tubes
Max Speed: 13,500 rpm
Max RCF: 8,000 g
Timer: Quick spin or timed spin

Gel Electrophoresis
Voltage: 50V – 120V
Gel tray dimensions: 91 mm x 78 mm
Gel volume: 25 mL gel, 50mL buffer
Wells: 11 and 15 well combs

Surface dimensions: 105 mm x 85 mm
Electronics Design: Blue LED array
LED wavelength: 468 nm wavelength
Material: Scratch-resistant acrylic plastic

Weight: 5kg tbc
Dimensions: 329mm * 214mm * 81.5mm
Power: 110 – 240 V, 47 – 63 Hz
Connectivity: WiFi

*Please note that these specifications are for reference only. We are actively developing Bento Lab and may make occasional adjustments to features and specifications.

mini PCR machine in Bento Lab with 32 wells
Bento Lab includes a powerful mini centrifuge