About Us


Thanks for visiting AmScope.com (United Scope, LLC. the #1 online store for microscopes
and accessories. We always offer our customers the best quality for the lowest price. We pride
ourselves on providing high quality products, unbeatable low prices, huge selections, and
personalized customer service.

Our mission

AmScope’s mission is to promote interest in, and advancement of, science by making
high-quality microscopes accessible to customers of all economic backgrounds. By
designing, manufacturing, and distributing our own AmScope brand microscopes and
accessories, we are able to keep costs lower than other microscope dealers.
Founded by a PhD in Mechanical Engineering who has done research for NASA and the
US Department of Energy, AmScope recognizes that our future largely depends on
nurturing scientific curiosity and research.  With over 500 models in stock, we are
confident that we can meet your microscope needs whether you are a hobbyist, home
school teacher, or advanced research institution. With a team of US-based customer
service representatives and technicians, we offer the tools and support for you to follow
your curiosity—ultimately leading to a better understanding of the world around us.

Why buy from us?

AmScope has been committed to providing both professional and amateur users with
premium quality instruments at the lowest possible price since 1996. Our products are
manufactured under strict ISO 9001 quality control standards, and are made by the
same technicians, on the same production lines that make optical instruments for
Zeiss, Leica, Nikon, and Olympus. All AmScope microscopes come with a 5-year factory
warranty, and a 14-day inspection period. If the microscope isn’t right for you, just contact
us within the first week to receive an RMA number for return!

Need assistance? We’re here to help!

Never automated, AmScope offers personalized customer service and care.  You will
always reach a live customer service representative when you call us, and we strive to
answer all emails within 24 hours. We can help you choose the right microscope for
your application, help you track your package, and walk you through technical issues!

  • Satisfaction guaranteed or your money back
  • 14-day risk free inspection period
  • 5-year manufacturer's warranty on all microscopes
  • Shipping within 24 hours
  • Accessible and personal customer service
  • Guaranteed lowest price or we refund the difference*
* within 30 days of your purchase

Do you have questions or need help? If so, just email us at info@amscope.com, or you
can reach us toll free at 1-888-950-2888. We’re here Monday - Friday from 8:00am to 6:
00pm PST.