Accelerate ID/AST Modules (1 to 8)
Accelerate Control PC (1 PC for up to 8 modules)
Accelerate Analysis PC (1 PC for up to 4 modules)
UPS (1 UPS for up to 4 modules)
Touchscreen monitor

Dimensions and Weight

Height: 16.8″ (42.6 cm)
Width: 13.1″ (33.4 cm)
Depth: 19.6″ (49.7cm)
Weight: 70 lbs (32kg)

Bench Top Requirements

3 ft. (1 m) bench space for a 1 module system
7 ft. (2.33 m) bench space for a 4 module system
12 ft. (4 m) bench space for an 8 module system


Indoor usage
Do not install in direct sunlight
Bench top should be level within 2°
Minimum of 6” (15 cm) clearance in back, and minimum 2” (5 cm) on remaining sides for adequate ventilation
Ambient Room Temperature: 18-30°C
Transport and Storage Temperature: -20 to 50°C
Humidity: 10-90% non-condensing
Altitude: 0-2000 m
Pollution degree 2 (IEC 664)
Overvoltage Category II (IEC 664)

Cleaning and Maintenance

Exterior: Lint-free 70% isopropyl alcohol in water
Interior: Surface dependent – see User Guide
No user maintenance or operator replaceable parts

Software and Controls

Web-based local application supporting most browsers compatible with HTML5 and CSS3, validated on Microsoft Internet Explorer 11.

Includes specialized Graphical Processing Unit (GPU) and associated software required for analysis of images acquired with the Accelerate ID/AST System.

Capacitive touch or Keyboard and Mouse


Operating system and software provide independent user level security

Susceptibility Interpretation

MIC values provided when available. Interpretation categories:

Positive for resistance phenotype
Negative for resistance phenotype

Breakpoint Standards


LIS Connectivity

Supports HL7 calls


1 sample per module, up to 8 samples in parallel per system.
Each test may run from a minimum of 1 hour to a maximum of 8 hours.

Power and Network

A dedicated branch circuit is recommended for the Accelerate Pheno™ system.
When not available, ensure the total load is less than circuit breaker ratings.

North America
EU, UK etc.
AC Input
120 VAC ± 10%
230 VAC ± 10%
50/60 Hz 50/60 Hz

EU: CE Marked for in-vitro diagnostic use with Accelerate PhenoTest™ BC Kit.
US: For research use only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.

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