Speeding up your refraction process.
Accelerating your refraction process. ZEISS VISULENS 500

VISULENS 500 – Automated Lensmeter

  • Highlights

    VISULENS 500 from ZEISS – The easiest way to measure lenses

    VISULENS® 500 from ZEISS is a straightforward, easy-to-use automated lensmeter designed to speed up the refraction and prescription processes. The instrument helps you to spend more time on patient and customer consultations or simply to increase your throughput.


    VISULENS 500 – The easiest way to measure lenses

    The ZEISS VISULENS 500 is equipped with a green measurement LED. It allows you to precisely determine the power of the entire set of different lens materials and designs without the need to adjust the Abbe number. Simply take a measurement and have confidence in the results. Analyze soft and hard contact lenses using the adapter accessories.

    VISULENS 500 – The easiest way to measure lenses

    Comprehensively analyze lenses for their UV protective properties by measuring UV transmission simultaneously at four different wavelengths between 365-405 nm.

    VISULENS 500 – The easiest way to measure lenses

    The ZEISS VISULENS 500 provides a marking lever with four support points for the secure and reliable mounting of any kind of lens. A precise marking system comprised of three marker pens ensures easy operation and clear marking of the optical center and cylinder axis.

    Connectivity with ZEISS VISUCONNECT500

    Connectivity with ZEISS VISUCONNECT 500

    Connect your device to a local network, use a patient work list on a tablet or PC and transfer measurements to your EMR/PMS or FORUM® from ZEISS with the optional VISUCONNECT® 500 from ZEISS.

    VISULENS 500 – The easiest way to measure lenses

    Further benefits

    • Holder for frames, adjustable for a wide range of frames (straight, loop, rimless, nylon)
    • Optional contact lens adapter with precise XY positioning
    • Integrated thermal printer
    • Tiltable TFT display for operator comfort
    • PD measurement
    • Serial data output via RS232 interface
    • Progressive/bifocal lens mode
  • Technical Data
    VISULENS 500 technical data

    6 different operating modes

    • Standard mode for single vision, multifocal and prism lenses
    • Tinted lens mode
    • Progressive lens mode
    • Soft contact lens mode 
    • Hard contact lens mode 
    • UV transmission mode

      Measuring range
    Sphere power
    -25 D to +25 D
    Cylinder power
    0 D to ±10.00 D
    Cylinder axis
    0° to 180°
    Addition value
    0 D to +10 D
    Prism value
    0 Δ to 10 Δ
    Pupil distance
    0 mm to 81.8 mm
      Measurement display
    0.01 / 0.125 / 0.25 D
    Mix, +, -
    Cylinder axis

    0.01 / 0.125 / 0.25 Δ Cartesian / polar / decentering
    Tiltable 320 x 240 color TFT-LCD
    Data interface
    Power supply
    100 V to 240 V~, 50/60 Hz, 40 VA
    Dimensions (W x D x H)
    210 mm x 270 mm x 417 mm
    6 kg
      UV-Transmission measurement
    Wavelength 365 nm, 375 nm, 395 nm, 405 nm
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    ZEISS Customer Care

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