The first molecular sensor that fits in the palm of your hand.

SCiO reads the chemical make-up of materials. It is a non-intrusive, no-touch optical sensor that provides a seamless user experience. Discover your world with the click of a button.

Instant and relevant analysis of materials.

Scan meat, dairy, fruit, and vegetables for macro-nutrient information and select the best quality produce from the produce stand. Identify over-the-counter pain relievers to avoid confusion. Track your body fat composition to help achieve your health and fitness goals.

These are just a few examples of the amazing opportunities SCiO holds for you and even more are being explored for development – the possibilities are endless!


A Lab in your Pocket

In addition to our ready-to-go applets, you can also create your own DIY material sensing applets with the SCIO Workshop.

The SCiO Workshop lets you build your very own material sensing applications. Use it to explore the world around you, and have fun creating your own personal mini applets to classify and identify different materials of your choice.


What Can I Do With It Today?

Out of the box, you will be able to:

  • Get nutritional information - e.g. calories, fat, carbs, proteins - about different foods: dairy products, meats and fruits & vegetables.
  • Identify over-the-counter pain relievers
  • Select the best quality produce from the produce stand
  • Measure and track your body fat and body composition
  • Measure cocoa solid concentration in chocolate
  • Build your own material sensing applications to classify and identify materials

These are just a few of the exciting starter applications you can use when you first receive your SCiO. New applications are being developed and released regularly.

Who is SCiO for?

SCiO is for anyone who wants to be at the forefront of technology and scan materials with an affordable handheld spectrometer - a technology that until now was only accessible to big corporations.

SCiO is for anyone who wants to explore the world around them with a 6th sense - know more about the food they eat, the fruit they buy, their health and wellness, with so much more to come.

SCiO is also for professionals who are looking to integrate revolutionary handheld spectrometers in their business. For more information about SCiO for business click here.