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PCE-170 A Lux Meter

A strong and trustworthy tool for measuring light intensity in varied settings is the PCE-170 A Lux Meter. It features a quick response time and a large measurement range of 0.00 to 40,000 lux. It includes a silica photodiode sensor, a big 5-digit LCD display, a HOLD function, an auto shut-off function, and a manual or automatic range that may be chosen.

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PCE-170 A Lux Meter

The PCE-170 A Lux Meter is a portable instrument that measures the amount of light present in a range of circumstances. It is lightweight and dependable.

The PCE-170 A Lux Meter can help you make sure that there are enough lighting conditions present and avoid workplace hazards whether you need to monitor the illumination of workplaces, warehouses, industries, homes, or emergency escape routes. You’ll be able to maintain secure working circumstances as a result.

The PCE-170 A Lux Meter can measure light in either lux (lumen/m2) or footcandle (lumen/foot2) units and has a wide measuring range of 0.00 to 40,000 lux with a resolution of 0.01 lux in the lowest range. Lumens per square meter are measured in lux, while lumens per square foot are measured in footcandles.

The device features a quick response time, accuracy, and a sizable LCD display that can display quantities in digits. The feature set of this device includes a HOLD function, an auto shut-off function after 30 minutes of inactivity, a selectable manual or automatic range, and an auto reset to zero function.

The silicon photodiode sensor used in the device has a response curve that spans the whole visible spectrum and a corrected cosine angle. No matter where the sensor is in relation to the source of the light or in which direction it is coming from, the sensor can measure light.

The apparatus runs off of a 9V battery and comes with a carrying bag that makes it convenient to travel and store when not in use. For professionals as well as enthusiasts who need to measure light in a variety of settings, the PCE-170 A Lux Meter is an excellent tool to have on hand.


  • Large 5-digit LCD display
  • Measurement ranges from 0.00 to 40,000 lux
  • Resolution of 0.01 lux in a range up to 39.99 lux
  • Sensor: silicon photodiode
  • Corrected cosine angle
  • HOLD function
  • Fast and accurate response
  • Auto shut-off after 30 min.
  • 1 x 9V battery and carrying case
  • Selectable units: lx and fc (fc = footcandle; 1 fc=10,764 lx)
  • Selectable manual or automatic range
  • Auto reset to zero

PCE-170 A Lux Meter Specifications

  • Ranges: 0.00 … 40,000 lux, 0.000 … 4000 fc
  • Resolution: 0.01 lux/0.001 fc
  • Accuracy: ± 3% of the measurement value + 5 digits
  • Overload indicator : OL = Overload
  • Rate of measurement: Every 2 seconds
  • Operating temperature : 0 … 40°C / 32 … 104°F
  • Light sensor: Silicon photodiode
  • Display: 5-digit LCD display
  • Power: 9V battery
  • Dimensions: 33 x 54 x 196 mm / 1.3 x 2.1 x 7.7 in
  • Weight: 180 g < 1 lb
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PCE Instruments is a reliable brand that provides a wide range of high-quality measuring tools for industries such as laboratory testing, industrial manufacturing, and environmental monitoring. With a team of highly skilled engineers and scientists, PCE Instruments develops innovative products in-house to ensure quality and precision. The brand has a world-class reputation for reliability, durability, and accuracy.

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Lux meter
illuminance range(Lux) range/resolution/accuracy

0.00 … 40,000 lux/ 0.01 lux/± 3% of the measurement value + 5 digits

illuminance range(FC) range/resolution/accuracy

0.000 … 4000 fc/ 0.001 fc/± 3% of the measurement value + 5 digits

Measuring rate

Every 2 seconds


Silicon photo diode

Mechanical and General Specifications

33 x 54 x 196 mm


180 g < 1 lb


9V battery

Operating temperature

0 … 40°C, 32 … 104°F

Auto range

Display Hold

auto power off