Free Spectrometry Software

Download the software or app or update to the latest version.

Built from the ground up to be the most effective tool for all of your spectrometry needs.

FREE download for Windows® and Mac® computers and free apps for iPad® and Android™ tablets.

The Spectrometry application provides support for experiments including, analysis of emission spectra, absorbance spectra of colored solutions and plant pigments, Beer’s law determination of unknown concentrations, and kinetics experiments. The learner-centered interface makes it easy for all levels of students and teachers to integrate spectrometry into the teaching and learning of physics, chemistry and biology.

Using Chromebooks?

Google has begun allowing Android apps (including our Spectrometry application) to run on a select (and growing) list of Chromebooks.

To see if your Chromebook is compatible and learn how to install the application on Chromebooks, please visit this page:

Spectrometry for Chromebooks

Free download for new users.

Windows Download

  • Filename:SpectrometrySetup-
  • Filesize:   60.7 MB
  • Version: 1.2.0

Windows Download

Mac Download

  • Filename:SpectrometryMacSetup-
  • Filesize:  20.7 MB
  • Version: 1.2.0

Mac Download

For existing users: Update to the latest version

Windows Update

Update to version 1.2

Released 8/7/2015

Mac Update

Update to version 1.2

Released 8/7/2015

Free app for iPads and Android Tablets

The free apps may be downloaded directly from the App Store or Google Play respectively and update notifications will be sent directly to your device.

iPad app

Android App

About this Download

This software allows students to measure intensity, absorbance, transmittance and fluorescence using either the new PASCO Wireless Spectrometer or the legacy Amadeus or Red Tide spectrometers from Ocean Optics and supports both USB and BlueTooth™ connectivity.

Current Version:

Version 1.2.0 was released on 8/7/2015 and adds the following new features:

  • Localization for 29 languages
  • General Android Release
  • The ability to export data for the current activity.

System Requirements

To run the latest version of Spectrometry

Windows 7 or higher (32-bit or 64-bit) Mac OS X v 10.7 or later
1 GHz Processor An Intel Core 2 Duo, Core i3, Core i5, Core i7 or Xeon Processor
Graphics card with OpenGL 2.0 Support Graphics card with OpenGL 2.0 Support
100 MB available disk space 50 MB available disk space

1024 x 768 or greater resolution

1024 x 768 or greater resolution

User Guide

Download the User Guide for Spectrometry Software.