Press Release Summary:
Based on Atmel ATXMEGA32A4 MCU, with 32 KB Flash, 4 KB SRAM, and 1 KB EEPROM, Xprotolab offers 44 kHz arbitrary waveform generator capabilities and can be mounted on breadboard/PCB for in-situ testing/verification. Integrated 128 x 64 pixel OLED display provides functions of 8-bit mixed-signal oscilloscope with simultaneous sampling of analog/digital signals, providing 2 analog and 8 digital channels. Max input is Â±10 V with 2 MS/sec max sampling rate, resulting in 320 kHz analog bandwidth.
Original Press Release:
Saelig Introduces World's Smallest Oscilloscope
Pittsford, NY, USA: Saelig Company, Inc. (www.saelig.com) has introduced Xprotolab - the first mixed-signal oscilloscope with an arbitrary waveform generator housed in a tiny 1" x 1.6" DIP module. It can be mounted directly on a breadboard or pcb for in situ testing and verification. Based on Atmel's ATXMEGA32A4 microcontroller, with 32KB Flash, 4KB SRAM, 1KB EEPROM, Xprotolab can also be used as a development board for the AVR's XMEGA microcontroller.
Xprotolab uses a 0.96" 128x64 pixel OLED display to provide the functions of an 8-bit mixed-signal oscilloscope with simultaneous sampling of analog and digital signals, providing 2 analog channels and 8 digital channels. It also offers Arbitrary Waveform Generator capabilities. The maximum input voltage is +/-10V with a maximum sampling rate of 2MSa/s, giving an analog bandwidth of 320kHz - more than enough for many servicing needs and experiments. Amazingly, most features found on today's scopes are present in Xprotolab - even an external trigger! Trigger on any signal, Trigger level adjust, Voltmeter mode, XY mode, Spectrum Analyzer, Horizontal and Vertical Cursors, etc. Having logic analyzer features also makes this miniature device extremely versatile, and the 44kHz Arbitrary Waveform Generator offers +/- 2V Sine, Triangle, and Square waves, with control of amplitude, frequency, offset and duty cycle. Four tactile switches are mounted to provide onboard function control, and Xprotolab can be powered either via the micro-USB connector or with external +5V on the appropriate pin.
Scope features include: Advanced Trigger - Normal / Single / Auto, with rising or falling edge and adjustable trigger level; XY Mode (plot Lissajous patterns or see phase difference between two waveforms); Cursors (horizontal and vertical) with automatic waveform measurements; Display - persistence, grid options, and more; Spectrum Analyzer with different windowing options and selectable vertical log; Meter Mode with dc, average and frequency readout; Protocol Sniffer for UART, I2C, SPI, etc.
Xprotolab is available now from Saelig Company at only $49.00. For detailed specifications, free technical assistance, or additional information, please contact Saelig 888-7SAELIG, via email: firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit www.saelig.com
About Saelig Company, Inc. Founded in 1988 in Rochester, New York, Saelig is a North American distributor with a growing reputation for finding and sourcing unique, easy-to-use control and instrumentation products and related active components, for use in a variety of industries, including: automation, automotive, aerospace & defense, computers, controls, embedded systems, medical & pharmaceutical manufacturing, motion control, R&D, wireless, etc. Products lines are continuously added from sources across the globe, and are offered at highly competitive prices, accompanied by full in-house technical support, exceptional customer service, and fast delivery. For full details of available product lines, please visit www.saelig.com.
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