SMX-Scopio-B Probe

Single fiber inspection
Multi-fiber inspection*
Manual focus
PASS/FAIL verdict

* Inspected fiber by fiber

Scratch detection
High resolution
Industry standards
Connects to tablet or laptop

SMX-Scopio-B is a digital inspection probe for visualization of connector end faces and analysis of connector defects.

The probe can be used for either bulkhead or patch cord inspection of SC, FC, ST, LC, MU, E2000™ - PC and APC as well as MT, MTP®/MPO, SMA and other military connections.

SMX-Scopio-B probe has an external test buton and replaced SMX-Scopio probe (now obsolete).

Product Overview

Automatic inspection mode

Fast testing procedure saves you time and increases productivity.

Pass/Fail criteria

The software is provided with predefined Acceptance Criteria as standardized by the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) for single mode and multi-mode connectors or you can utilize YOUR own Pass/Fail criteria for your specific needs/applications

Detailed analysis of defects

Want to know types, dimensions and other parameters of detected defects? Explore details with MaxInspect™ software. Store and print your testing results. Mine your data.


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High-quality optics

Identify defects as small as 0.5 μm. Evaluate a connector by its visualized surface.


Connect SMX-Scopio to a PC or a laptop with USB 2.0 port. For more portability, use a tablet.

Long barrel

Need to inspect bulkhead connectors in patch panels? SMX-Scopio long barrel allows you to reach these types of connectors.

Flat surface of the case

Enjoy stability of the device – put it on surface and don't be afraid that it may roll down.

"Finger-friendly" focusing ring and high speed camera

Focus fast and save time on operations. Increase productivity and efficiency of your work.

Aluminum body, stainless steel barrel

Enjoy robustness of the device. Even if the probe is dropped down it maintains integrity. We are confident in quality of our product and provide one year warranty.

Test button (for SMX-Scopio-B version)

Inspect connectors at the push of a button. Fewer movements - less time.

Modern and portable design

Make high quality measurements in the field.

Compliance to industry standards

Test per IEC, Telcordia or your own Pass/Fail criteria.

Kit Contents

SMX-Scopio-B digital inspection system includes:

  • SMX-Scopio-B probe
  • Case
  • MaxInspect™ analytical software

Tips and other accessories should be ordered separately.
Order optical connector cleaners together with a microscope.

Scopio-B Kit Contents



Field of view:
d = 0.4 mm
Defect size detection:
0.5 µm
Optical resolution:
2 µm
Light source:
blue LED, 470 nm
Camera type:
Sensor type:
monochrome, 1280 × 1024, 1/2’’ CMOS
Live image:
800 × 800, 28 fps; 1280 × 1024, 14 fps full resolution
Power source:
USB 2.0 port of PC
USB 2.0
Dimensions (H × W × L):
56.3 × 25 × 201 mm (2.22 × 0.98 × 7.91 inches)
360 g (0.79 lbs)
Housing material:
Barrel material:
stainless steel
Operating temperature:
+5 to +35°C
Compatible with:
desktop PC, laptop, tablet

PC System Requirements

Operating system:
Windows 10
For viewing measurement results:
Microsoft™ Excel® 2010 or higher
Recommended configuration
Minimal configuration
Intel Core i5 or higher
Intel Core i3
2 Gb
512 Mb
Video card:
Any with 24 bit True Color
Any with 24 bit True Color
Hardware interface:
Intel integrated USB 2.0 Host Controller.
At least one USB 2.0 port for connection
Any USB 2.0 Host Controller.
At least one USB 2.0 port for connection
Hard Drive:
1 Gb or more
150 Mb
500 Mflops or more
400 Mflops

Tablet system requirements

Operating system:
Windows 10
Recommended configuration
Minimal configuration
Intel Core i7
Intel Atom
2 GB
2 GB
Screen resolution:
1280 × 800 px or higher
1024 × 768 px
Display size:
10" or more
Hardware interface:
USB 2.0
USB 2.0

Sample Images