Devices such as the iPhone and iPad can play a big role in health-related industries. We have already seen plenty of health and fitness accessories released for these devices. But did you know that you could use your iPhone as a microscope? Here are 5 iPhone microscope add-ons that make that possible:
3B Scientific iPhone Microscope: this turns your phone’s camera into a mini microscope capable of 100x magnification. A hugging case is provided too. A white LED is built-in.
iPhone 4 microscope 60X Lens: this is compatible with your iPhone 4. It offer 60x magnification. You also get a LED with an on/off switch.
iPhone 4/4S 60X-100X Magnifying Microscope: another portable microscope add-on for iPhone 4 and 4S. It has a bright LED but does need LR1130 batteries.
The SkyLight: does not turn your iPhone into a microscope but it does let you connect it to professional microscopes. It holds your camera steady over the eyepiece of your microscope. This is quite a neat project.
Let’s face it. Your iPhone is not going to replace a professional microscope. But thanks to these above products, you get to examine things more closely on your phone.