Colony Counter (manual count) is described as 'The colony counter for bacterial colony counting. You can use this app on smartphones and tablets. How to use 1. Touch camera icon to shoot a colony image ( petri dish etc.. ) 2. Select count marker ( from 5 color marker )' and is an app in the Education & Reference category. There are four alternatives to Colony Counter (manual count) for Android, iPad, iPhone, Linux and Windows. The best alternative is OpenCFU, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Colony Counter (manual count) are Promega Colony Counter (Free), ColonyCount (Free Personal) and Colony Counter ( automated ) (Paid).
OpenCFU is a completely open source lightweight application designed to enumerate clustered circular objects such as bacterial colonies. It can handle digital pictures as well as live stream from a video device/webcam.
Is the tedium of squinting over agar plates counting bacterial colonies getting to you? Take the plates out of the lab! No, not literally. Snap a picture with your phone and you can make counting an out-of-lab experience.
Automated Colony Counter for bacterial colony counting. How to use? 1. push camera button to shoot a colony image ( plate, petri dish etc.. ) 2. change camera resolution to low resolution ( e.g 640x480 ) 3. shoot a colony image