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Nima Starter Kit


    • 1 Nima device
    • 3 one-time-use test capsules
    • 1 micro-USB battery re-charging cable
    • 1 carrying pouch

Is your food really gluten-free?

Find out in just a few minutes with Nima, the world’s first portable gluten sensor.

Nima testing french fries


Just take a tiny sample of food, put it in a capsule, and put the capsule in Nima. Nima works hard so you don't have to.

Nima with GF cookie


Nima lets you know if there is 20ppm or more of gluten in your food sample in about 3 minutes.

Nima capsule


Test capsules are pre-loaded with our proprietary chemistry. No cleaning, no re-setting, no refilling. Just grab a new capsule for every test.

Nima in purse


Nima fits in a pocket or purse. Bring Nima to restaurants, vacations, business meals, dinner parties, or wherever you're eating.

Nima with capsule and Nima app


It's a food data lovefest! Find Nima-tested restaurants on the free Nima app and contribute your own test results.

Nima with table of cooking ingredients

Test Liquids and Solids

Nima can test foods ranging from soups and sauces to fried items and baked goods.

Diagram on how to use Nima

Nima uses proven chemistry, sensors, and technology


  • Nima Length: 3.5 in Width: 1.0 in Height: 3.1 in
  • Disposable Capsule Height with cap: 2.5 in


  • Nima has an OLED display indicating:
  • Smile for gluten under 20 parts per million (ppm)
  • Wheat icon and text "Gluten found" for any gluten detected


  • Nima uses a BLE (Bluetooth low energy) connection to a smartphone. Syncing requires an iPhone or Android device with a Bluetooth connection.


  • Each device contains a 300-mAh LiPo battery. Battery charge is good for 20+ tests.

Be Aware

  • Cannot test soy sauce, pure vinegar, beer, or alcohol.
  • Capsules should not be stored in extreme heat - above 95 degrees Fahrenheit.
  • Contents of capsules is not fit for human consumption.
  • The device and capsules are not waterproof.
  • Disposable capsules should be kept away from small children.

Capsule Subscription

  • 12-packs of one-time use capsules are available for subscription delivery service.
  • Choose monthly or bi-monthly delivery right to your door.