Product Specification
Principle Fully automated boronate affinity assay for determination of HbA1c percentage in whole blood
Calibration Factory calibrated and traceable to IFCC and NGSP/DCCT
Sample Material Capillary, venous or whole blood
Measurement Range 20 – 130 mmol/mol (IFCC),
4.0 – 14.0 % (NGSP)
Results In 5 minutes
Sample Volume 4 μL
Dimensions 198 × 217 × 136 mm
(7.80 × 8.54 × 5.35 inches)
Weight 1,600 g (3.53 pounds)
Operating Temp. 17 – 32 °C (63 – 90 °F)
Power 9 V DC / 1.5 A
Interface Printer, PC and Barcode Scanner
Quality Control Built-in ”selftest”; Check Cartridge, system can be verified using liquid controls

Designed to Work for How You Work

HemoCue HbA1c 501 is a fully automated point-of-care system that's not only easy to use, but every element from its size to the storing and handling of cartridges is thought through to be ideally suited for how you work.

Rigorously tested according to HemoCue principles, and with automatic checks and calibrations built into the system, you can count on getting the right answer at the right time - every time.

So you won't miss a beat in caring for your patients.

Makes Your Whole Process Easier and More Efficient

  • Only a few simple steps with clear instructions on screen
  • All-in-one, individually packaged cartridge kits
  • Convenient room-temperature storage up to 18 months

Ensures You'll Never Have to Doubt an Answer at the Point of Care

  • Interference-free method unaffected by Hb variants
  • IFCC and NGSP certified
  • Precise, fixed calibration by factory

Provides a Safe Workflow for Excellent Patient Care

  • Automatic reading of calibration data for each test cartridge lot
  • Barcode reader for patient and operator ID available
  • Connectable