SEM EDS detector Quantax

Once again Bruker sets standards in performance and functionality in energy-dispersive spectrometry for the scanning electron microscope. The new generation of QUANTAX EDS features the XFlash® 6 detector series with active areas from 10 to 100 mm2.

Generation 6 provides the hardware and software technology to deliver the fastest and most reliable results:

  • Save time – new slim-line technology detectors, large area SDDs, and high performance pulse processing get the job done faster
  • Save effort – motorized detector movement and light weight design make detector handling easier
  • Gain more precision – best energy resolution provides the highest quality spectra for precise analysis
  • Gain more reliability – the world’s most comprehensive atomic database ensures most dependable low energy peak identification
  • Gain more accuracy – the most sophisticated algorithms for quantification and the unique combination of standardless and standard-based methods provide highest accuracy results

Technical Details

  1. Wide range of detector sizes
  • 10, 30, 60 and 100 mm2 area detectors offer ideal solutions for microanalysis and nano-analysis
  1. Best energy resolution for light element and low energy analysis
  • 121 eV limited edition
  • 123 eV ultimate
  • 126 eV premium
  • 129 eV standard
  • All resolutions specified exceeding ISO 15632:2012
  1. Ultra high throughput for fastest measurements
  • New signal processing unit with hybrid technology
  • Over 1,500 kcps input count rate
  • Up to 600 kcps output count rate
  1. Slim-line detector technology for even more counts and lower beam currents
  • Shortest detector to sample distances for maximum solid angle in SEM, FIB-SEM and microprobe
  1. Compact design and low weight
  • High precision slider with fully integrated motor for precise positioning
  • Improved heat sink geometry for stable measurement conditions
  • Maximum detector weight of 3.75 kg