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LightLab 3 by Orange Photonics

Test the Potency of Cannabis and Psychedelic Mushrooms Onsite

Now, with LightLab 3 by Orange Photonics, anyone can test the potency of cannabis and psychedelic mushrooms without the lab!
With LightLab’s cutting-edge technology and intuitive, user-friendly interface, you and your team can count on reliable, real-time potency data to ensure compliance, consistency and quality.
LightLab 3 Cannabis Analyzers measure the potency of up to 19 cannabinoids and semi-quantitative terpenes in cannabis plants, concentrates and edibles.
LightLab 3 Psychedelics Analyzers measure the potency of psilocybin, psilocin, and 4-AcO-DMT in psychedelic mushrooms and mushroom-infused products.


Designed for non-technical users.


Tested for repeatability and reliability.


Easy access to test results in just 10.5 minutes.

Cost Effective

Spend less than $5 per test.
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Train Your Team & Test In-House


No need for a technical or scientific background.
Simply follow the on-screen prompts.


Real-time data to back real-time decisions.
No waiting on analytical labs.


Portable, weighing in at just 18 lbs.
Housed in a durable orange pelican case.
Train Your Team to use LightLab 3 Potency Analyzer

LightLab 3 is Easy-To-Use

Intuitive User Interface

On-screen prompts guide you through each step of the sample preparation and testing process based upon the sample type you select.

Access & Share Test Results

LightLab test results can be accessed and shared quickly and easily both on-screen and online.

Arrives Factory Calibrated

LightLab arrives pre-calibrated and ready-to-run. LightLab calibrations use Certified Reference Standards for traceability.

Workbench Setup

Running a high volume of tests from a stationary work station? A Workbench Setup lets you run more tests at a lower cost-per-test.

LightLab Dashboard

LightLab Dashboard lets users access and share test results, monitor test progress, and download valuable data.

Simple to Operate & Maintain

From restocking consumables to calibrating annually, operating and maintaining LightLab is manageable and affordable.

Accessories Included

LightLab includes all the accessories you need to begin using LightLab right out of the box, including a scale, sample shaker and more.


Advanced technical LightLab users may bypass guided screens to streamline workflow and reduce SOP prompts.
Learn about the Science & Technology behind LightLab 3
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High Performance Liquid Chromatography

Ultraviolet Spectroscopy

Chromatograms & Calculations

Selective Separation Column Technology

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Add Value with In-House Potency Testing

Compliance Assurance

Easily verify THC levels in-house in real-time to stay compliant, and avoid costly fines.

Enhanced Product Development

Use data-driven insights to fine-tune cultivation inputs and drive product formulations for added market appeal and a consistent customer experience.

Increased Consumer Trust

Provide consumers with transparent, Certificate of Analysis (CoA) data associated with your products, enhancing trust, reputation and brand loyalty.

Resource Optimization

Optimize resource allocation by focusing on plants, strains, or processes that consistently yield desired results, improving profitability.

Quality Control

Monitor cannabinoid profiles throughout production to maintain quality and reduce the risk of out-of-spec products reaching consumers.

Improved Efficiency

Reduce third party R&D testing costs and apply real-time test data with your existing team to streamline internal operations.

Research & Development Support

Use detailed analytical data to support R&D efforts, enabling innovation and enhanced product development.

Competitive Advantage

Gain an edge in the competitive cannabis market by consistently delivering high-quality, compliant products that exceed consumer expectations.  
Key Features LightLab 3 Analyzer

Key Features Standard on all LightLab 3 Analyzers

• Results in 10.5 Minutes
• Cost Effective at < $5 per Test
• Easy Sample Preparation
• Built-in SOPs
• Generates Certificates of Analysis (CoAs)
• Portable & Rugged
• Wi-Fi Enabled
• 8-Hour Battery Life
• Factory Calibrated with Traceable Standards

Which LightLab 3 is Right for Your Team?

Capable & economical, the standard LightLab 3 Cannabis Analyzer measures up to 19 cannabinoids and semi-quantitative terpenes for most cannabis product types, excluding edibles.


  • Plants
  • Concentrates
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With 30 times higher sensitivity than the standard model, LightLab 3 High Sensitivity (HS) Cannabis Analyzer can quantify cannabinoids below 2 ppm in nearly any cannabis product type including edibles.


  • Plants
  • Concentrates
  • Edibles
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LightLab 3 Psychedelics Analyzer measures and reports the potency of psilocybin, psilocin, and ACO-DMT in psychedelic mushrooms and infused products.


  • Mushrooms
  • Mushroom Infused Products
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LightLab 3 PsyCanna Analyzer measures the potency of psychedelic mushrooms as well as cannabis plants and cannabis-containing products.


  • Plants
  • Concentrates
  • Edibles
  • Mushrooms
  • Mushroom Infused Products
More Info

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