Consistent STAT turnaround time. Large load-up capacity. Carryover ≤0.1 ppm – sample to sample and tube to tube.

The ARCHITECT c8000 clinical chemistry analyzer provides all these benefits to help you achieve excellent first-time results and fever reruns. With the ARCHITECT c8000, you can have speed, certainty, and confidence in your clinical results.

The ARCHITECT c8000 offers a maximum throughput of up to 1,200 tests per hour. Featuring a load-up capacity of 215 samples with 35 priority positions, the ARCHITECT c8000 has up to 121 refrigerated reagent positions plus Integrated Chip Technology (Na+, K+ and Cl-).


Methods Photometric, Potentiometric, Turbidimetric
Maximum Throughput Up to 1,200 tests/hour
Sample Types Serum, Plasma, Whole Blood, Urine, CSF
Sample Tubes Height: 72-102 mm
Diameter: 9.6-16.1 mm
Sample Cup Yes (50 µl dead volume)
Sample Capacity 215
Sample Barcode Types Code 39, Codabar, Interleaved 2 of 5, Code 128
Sample Result Storage 50,000
Sample Volume 1.5-35 µL, Average: 6 µL
Automatic Dilution Yes
Sample Probe Carryover <1000 ppm WB to WB ≤0.1 ppm WB to Serum
Reagent Capacity Up to 121 refrigerated positions plus patented ISE (Na+, K+ and Cl-)