SmartMicroScope iGo2

Great for outdoor explorations and field trips!

The newest addition to the award-winning SmartMicroScope family of handheld digital microscopes will connect wirelessly to the iPad, iPad mini, iPod Touch, and iPhone using a FREE app in the iTunes store.

Compatible with Apple iOS and Android

The SmartMicroScope iGo2 will also work wirelessly with Android phones and tablets using a FREE app available in the Android Market.

Connect wireless to up to three devices and view the live image from the SmartMicroScope iGo2.  Each device can take pictures AND record videos.


Biology Investigations Book

Biology Investigations with the SmartMicroScope makes implementing your new hand held digital microscope a snap.  These 20 activites are written to address science content standards at the high school biology level and include both teacher instructions and student handout pages for each investigation.


This book is included with the: SmartMicroScope iGo2 High School Biology Kit.


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Life Science-

Earth Science-

  • Explore rocks, sand, and soil

Physical Science-  

  • Compare grains of salt, sugar and other common substances
  • Compare clothing and other textiles
  • Explore how common printers make different colors

The SmartMicroScope digital microscope has a high quality lens for true to life undistorted color image.  It can record still images, videos, or time-lapse videos to view a weeks worth of change in minutes.  The 6 LED lights are easily controlled with a dial on the SmartMicroScope. Iphone microscope attachment is useful and fun for students, collectors, testers, and anyone interested in exploring the microscopic world.

The SmartMicroScope has a broad magnfication range which is great for the classroom.  This can make all the difference when looking at pond water organisms or plant and animal cells.  The SmartMicroScope focuses in at 10x to 200x magnification and features a high resolution image (1280×1024 pixels). Iphone microscope attachment is educational, fun at the same tim and high-quality.

The SmartMicroScope comes with easy to use software to take still images, videos, or time-lapse videos.  The software has a zoom feature to take an even closer look at objects and has a measurement feature to measure change over time.

The SmartMicroScope digital microscope is especially useful in classrooms with traditional microscopes.  The ability to show students what they are looking for is very powerful.

District Administration Magazine Recognizes SmartSchool Systems with Innovative Technology in the Classroom Award

District Administration recognizes SmartSchool Systems with the Readers’ Choice Award for innovative ed-tech products that have proven to be effective in schools nationwide.  The SmartMicroScope handheld digital microscope is voted best-in-class for innovative educational technology products.  See the entire report here.


eSchool Media Recognizes SmartSchool Systems

with Readers’ Choice Award

eSchool Media recognizes SmartSchool Systems with the Readers’ Choice Award for ed-tech products that have proven to be effective in schools nationwide.  The SmartMicroScope handheld digital microscope is voted best-in-class for educational technology products.  See the entire report here.

Getting Started Video Series

Need professional development?  We’ve created a training video series to help get started with the SmartMicroScope iGo2.  This series includes step-by-step instructions for installing the app for iOS and Android, details for what’s in the box, how to take pictures and record videos and how to access our teaching materials for elementary science, middle school science and biology.  All investigations are in the 5E model and are aligned to the Next Generation Science Standards and many state science education science standards.


The SmartMicroScope iGo2 (comes with three rechargeable AA batteries and the Charger)

Biology Investigation Book 

SmartMicroscope iGo2 Specifications:

Compatible Host Devices:   Apple iOS devices (iOS 4.1 and up)/ Android devices (OS 2.3 and up) INCLUDING: Android Tablets, Android phones, iPad iPod Touch and iPhones

Connected Devices:   Can connect 3 devices simultaneously to the SmartMicroScope iGo2 (Any combination of iOS devices or Android devices).  Each can take pictures and record video independent of one another.

Magnification:  Up to 200x depending on screen size. (maximum magnification is 80x on the iPad screen)

Lighting:  Adjustable LED lights

Snapshot mode:   Hardware(device) / Software(APP) controllable

Support Portocol:   2.4GHz WiFi IEEE802.11b/g/n

Support video code protocol:   MPEG4

Operational range:   10 meters from a Wi-Fi connected device (outdoors)

Frequency:   2.4GHz band width

Power source:   3 x AA(Alkaline,Ni-MH) batteries (Rechargeable Ni-MH batteries are recommended.)

Power Consumption:   3.6V/440mA

Continuous Operation time:   Approximately maximum 3.5 hrs with Ni-MH 2500mA battery (Dependent on environment and battery capacity)

Gain Control:   Auto Gain Control

White Balance:   Automatic

Outside Dimensions:   155mmx75mmx37mm

Weight:   140g (without batteries)

Iphone microscope attachment shows students and young scientists aspects of our world that are not able to be seen by the naked eye.