The Thermo Scientific Orbitrap IQ-X Tribrid mass spectrometer is designed to reveal complex chemical structures for compound identification and structure elucidation of small molecules. The system combines industry-leading mass analyzer technology with intelligent automation with real-time decision making, intuitive software, and remote, hands-free calibration, to address the complexities of small-molecule identification and characterization so you can confidently collect more meaningful data. Proven Tribrid architecture combines a quadrupole, linear ion trap, and Thermo Scientific Orbitrap HRAM technologies to acquire the rich MSⁿ data from every sample.

Technical Information

IQ-X Tribrid mass spectrometer. Thermo Fisher Scientific GmbH. Obtained 2023

This system couples a Vanquish™ UHPLC System with the IQ-X Orbitrap via an Auto-Ready ion source capable of operating in polarity switching mode. The high resolution mass spectrometer with resolution up to 500,000 at m/z 200 can achieve scan rates up to 40Hz and record mass spectra with high mass accuracy and mass range from m/z 50 to 2,000. MSⁿ precursor isolation from m/z 50–2,000 and sensitive mass analysis of different fragmentation types including CID and HCD.