The Primo is rated best value by leading independent consumer magazine. This scale comes in 12 eye catching colors. Scale is very easy to use with its two-button operation. compact and portable - stylish design available in 12 colors. Capacity: 11 lbs. or 5000 grams. Accurately measures in 0.1 ounce or 1 gram Increments: displays in ounces, pounds+ounces, or grams. The Tare Feature subtracts the container s weight to obtain the weight of its contents. Automatic shut-off feature insures long battery life, two AA batteries are included. This is a wonderful multifunctional scale to weigh food in the kitchen, postage in the office, or hobby needs.