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PicoScope 2205A Dual Channel USB Oscilloscopes

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  • Convert your PC into a complete analysing station
  • Oscilloscope, spectrum analyzer and arbitrary waveform generator all in one device
  • Two analogue input channels

Product details

PicoScope 2205A Dual Channel USB Oscilloscopes

• Convert your PC into a complete analysing station
• Oscilloscope, spectrum analyzer and arbitrary waveform generator all in one device
• Two analogue input channels
• 25MHz bandwidth
• Requires scope leads, not supplied. Order code AQ58N

The PicoScope 2205A is a powerful dual channel oscilloscope that uses the PicoScope software for Windows to turn your computer in to a multi-function analysis machine. you can also use your PicoScope 2205 as a multimeter, spectrum analyzer, function generator and arbitrary waveform generator (AWG).
Bandwidth 25 MHz
Rise time (calculated) 14 ns
Input channels 2
Vertical resolution 8 bits
Enhanced vertical resolution 12 bits
DC accuracy ±3% of full scale
Input characteristics 1 MΩ ? 20 pF
Input type Single ended, BNC connector
Input coupling Software selectable AC/DC
Input sensitivity 10 mV/div to 4 V/div (10 vertical divisions)
Input ranges (full scale) ±50 mV to ±20 V in 9 ranges
Overvoltage protection ±100 V (DC+AC peak)
Oscilloscope - Horizontal
Maximum sampling rate (single shot)
One channel in use 200 MS/s
Two channels in use 100 MS/s
Maximum sampling rate (repetitive signals) 4 GS/s
Maximum sampling rate 1 MS/s (typical) in PicoScope Rate using the supplied SDK is PC–dependent
Buffer memory 16 kS
normal triggering Up to 10,000 waveforms
Timebase ranges 5 ns to 1000 s/div
Timebase accuracy ±100 ppm
Function Generator
Standard output signals Sine, square, triangle, DC voltage, ramp, sin(x)/x, Gaussian, half–sine
Standard signal frequency DC to 100 kHz
Sweep modes Up, down, dual with selectable start/stop frequencies and increments
Output frequency accuracy ±100 ppm
Output frequency resolution < 0.01 Hz
Output voltage range ±2 V
Output adjustments ±250 mV to ±2 V amplitude, ±1 V offset
Amplitude flatness (typical) < 1 dB to 100 kHz
DC accuracy ±1% of full scale
SFDR > 55 dB @ 1 kHz full–scale sine wave
Connector type Front panel BNC with 600 O output impedance
Overvoltage protection ±10 V
Arbitrary Waveform Generator
Update rate 2 MS/s
Buffer size 4 kS
Resolution 8 bits
Bandwidth 100 kHz
Rise time (10% to 90%) < 2 µs
Spectrum Analyser
Frequency range DC to 25 MHz
Display modes Magnitude, peak hold, average
Window types Rectangular, Gaussian, triangular, Blackman, Blackman–Harris, Hamming, Hann, flat–top
PC Requirements
Memory 512 MiB
Disk space 32–bit: 600 MB, 64–bit: 1.5 GB
OS 32– or 64–bit edition of Microsoft Windows XP (SP3), Vista, Windows 7 or Windows 8 (not Windows RT)
Ports USB 2.0 compliant port
Dimensions 150 x 100 x 40 mm
Weight <220 g

will this scope work with windows 10

Asked by: dick
I am pleased to advise the product you mentioned will do exactly what you require.
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2015-09-07
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N94QJ PicoScope 2205A Dual Channel USB Oscilloscopes (1+) £149.99

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