The X-Cite® XLED1 is a high power LED light source designed to optimize fluorophore excitation with unmatched field uniformity at the specimen. Its unique plug-and-play modularity allows the system to evolve alongside changing research applications, with easily interchangeable LED modules. With unprecedented wavelength switching speeds to capture fast cell dynamics and advanced triggering options to extend live-cell imaging experiments, the X-Cite® XLED1 represents the industry's next generation of fluorescence LED illumination.


  • Maximum power and individual LED control
  • Unmatched field uniformity at the specimen
  • Adaptable plug-and-play modularity
  • Rapid wavelength switching to capture fast cell dynamics
  • Flexible triggering for sequential or simultaneous imaging
  • Live-cell mode to limit photobleaching and cellular damage