This section of EDN's Hot 100 Products of 2012 lists this year's test & measurement picks. Click on any product name to read the original full article on EDN:
- 1000B Series oscilloscopes
"Sub-$1000 scopes ... designed to deliver powerful capabilities at an attractive price for engineers, technicians and educators."
- DS4000 series digital oscilloscope
"... general-purpose test instruments [offering a] low price point ... for multiple applications ."
- HDO oscilloscope family
"12-bit DSOs boost bandwidth, improve spectrum-analysis capability, [and] sell at 8-bit prices."
- Headless ATE system
"...is simple to operate and doesn’t require PCs on the production floor."
- LogiScope logic analyzer for iPad/iPhone
"Not quite the second coming of Star Wars, but still a new testing hope."
- Model 2657A high-voltage, high-power SMU
"...can sink or source from ±3000 V at ±20 mA to ±1500 V at ±120 mA."
- Model ESR EMI Test Receiver
"...can display an emissions spectrum in real time, without having to wait for a frequency sweep."
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- PXIe-5644R RF vector signal transceiver
"New instrument class ... combines a vector signal generator and vector signal analyzer with a user-programmable FPGA into a single PXI modular instrument."
- THS3000 series of handheld oscilloscopes
"...provide up to 200 MHz bandwidth and 5 GS/s sample rate."