Pacific Image Electronics Co., Ltd

PrimeHisto XE

PrimeHisto XE

▪ Manual Microscope Slide Scanning
▪ Digitize Slide Tissue Sample
▪ 10,000 dpi/48-bit Output
▪ 3.9 Dynamic Range
▪ For Basic Histology Research
▪ For Biology and Histology Study in College
▪ Support Mac/Windows

▪ Manual microscope slide scanning - PrimeHisto XE, a histology slide scanner, is designed specifically for medical/pathological tissue sample observations. PrimeHisto XE is able to scan histology samples mounted on a 1 x 3 inch cover slipped glass slide. With intuitive set up features, PrimeHisto XE can digitize the histology sample within a few seconds.


▪ Support with professional software - The scanner comes with HistoView, an editing software package combined with a product hardware driver that can scan and adjust quality parameters of images on both Windows and Mac OS environments. PrimeHisto XE can save the scanned images in various image formats such as TIFF, BMP and JPEG formats.



▪ Application
PrimeHisto XE may scan histology sample for the following purposes
1.Basic histology research
2.Biology and histology study in college
3.Biology study in high school


▪ Example Images


You can buy our scanners from our dealear: Carolina

You can buy our accessories from our direct shop: Scanacedirect

For more reseller information, please contact us via the product inquiry form below.


Minimum System Requirements

• Windows 7/8/10/11 32 & 64 bit
• 4 GB RAM Minumum 
• 50 GB of available hard disk space 

• Mac OS X 10.13 (minimum), PowerPC NOT SUPPORTED
• 4 GB of RAM (8 GB or more highly recommended)
• 50 GB of available hard disk space 

Scanning Media Microscope Slide
Resolution 10,000 DPI
Dynamic Range   3.9
Advanced Features   Manual Microscope Slide Scanning
User friendly interface

• One Button Scan

• Viewing window

Light Source Light Transmission white LED
Sensor Linear Array Color CCD
Data Conversion 48 Bits per pixel (color mode)
16 Bits per pixel (grayscale mode)
Image File Format JPG, TIF 
Scanning Area 24.3mm x 36.5mm (H x W)
Interface USB 2.0 
Power Supply

Image: AC 100-240V; 50/60 Hz

Output: 12V DC / 1.5A

Accessories • Tissue Slide Holder
• Wall-Mount Adapter
• USB 2.0 Cable
• Quick Installation Guide
Dimensions 275 (L) x 167 (W) x 80 (H) mm (10.8 x 6.57 x 3.15 inch)
Net Weight 4.63lb (2.1kg)

Windows 7/8/10/11

Mac OS 10.13 (minimum)

Hardware Requirements

• RAM: 4GB (8GB or more highly recommended)
• Hard Disk Free Space: 50 GB or more

• RAM: 4GB (8GB or more highly recommended)
• Hard Disk Free Space: 50 GB or more

If you are using Google Chrome, kindly refer to the following steps before downloading:

1.Open "Automatic downloads" in the upper left corner on the page of Chrome

2. Click "Site settings" 

3. Go to "Insecure content" row and chose "Allow"

If there you are using IE, please refer to the following link: 

How to Download software from Scanace Website.pdf






Open a Mac app from an unidentified developer – Apple Support (UK)

Driver for Mac OS 10.13 or higher  


Driver for Windows10 32 & 64 bit    


Firmware Update  

Product Inquiry

    If you require technical support, please provide serial number from the bottom of the scanner