PicoScope 4224 IEPE Oscilloscope Specifications

Listed here are the specifications for the PicoScope 4224 IEPE. This advanced version of the PicoScope 4224 features an IEPE interface making it compatible with industry-standard IEPE accelerometers and microphones.

Oscilloscope — Vertical
Mode Passive Probe Mode IEPE Interface Mode
Bandwidth DC to 20 MHz
(10 MHz on ±50 mV range)
1.6 Hz to 20 MHz
(10 MHz on ±50 mV range)
Rise time (calculated) 17.5 ns on all ranges except 50 mV;
35 ns on 50 mV range
Output not applicable 4 mA up to 24 V ±5%
Input channels 2
Vertical resolution 12 bits
Enhanced vertical resolution 16 bits
DC accuracy ±1% of full scale
Input sensitivity 10 mV/div to 4 V/div
Input characteristics 1 MΩ in parallel with 22 pF 1 MΩ in parallel with 1 nF
Input type Single–ended, BNC connector
Input coupling Software selectable AC/DC AC
Input ranges (full scale) ±50 mV to ±20 V in 9 ranges
Overload protection ±100 V
Oscilloscope — Horizontal
Maximum sampling rate (single shot) 80 MS/s
Maximum sampling rate
(continuous streaming mode)
10 MS/s (Record length limited to 20 MS in PicoScope, unlimited when using the supplied SDK)
Buffer memory 32 M samples shared between active channels
Waveform buffer Up to 10,000 waveforms
Timebase ranges 100 ns/div to 5000 s/div
Timebase accuracy 50 ppm with ≤10 ps jitter
Triggers
Source Any input channel
Basic triggers Auto, repeat, single, rapid, none
Advanced triggers Rising edge, falling edge, edge with hysteresis, pulse width, runt pulse, dropout, windowed
Maximum pre trigger delay 10 x “per division” timebase setting
Maximum post trigger delay 50 s
Spectrum Analyser
Bandwidth 20 MHz
Frequency range DC to 20 MHz
Maximum number of bins 1,048,576
Display modes Magnitude, peak hold, average
Window types Blackman, Gaussian, triangular, Hamming, Hann, Blackman–Harris, flat–top, rectangular
PC Requirements
Minimum Processor: 1 GHz.
Memory: 512 MB.
Free disk space: 32–bit: 600 MB, 64–bit: 1.5 GB.
Operating system: 32– or 64–bit edition of Microsoft Windows XP (SP3), Vista, Windows 7 or Windows 8 (not Windows RT).
Beta software: Linux Debian, OpenSUSE and Fedora derived distributions, OS X (Mac).
Ports: USB 2.0 compliant port.
Recommended Processor: 1 GHz.
Memory: 512 MB.
Free disk space: 32–bit: 850 MB, 64–bit: 2 GB.
Operating system: 32– or 64–bit edition of Microsoft Windows XP (SP3), Vista, Windows 7 or Windows 8 (not Windows RT).
Beta software: Linux Debian, OpenSUSE and Fedora derived distributions, OS X (Mac).
Ports: USB 3.0 compliant port.
Environmental
Operating environment
Temperature range
Humidity

0 °C to 45 °C (20 °C to 30 °C for quoted accuracy)
5% to 80% RH, non–condensing
Storage environment
Temperature range
Humidity

-20 to +60°C
5 to 95% RH, non–condensing
Physical Properties
Dimensions 200 x 140 x 35 mm (approx 7.9 x 5.5 x 1.4 in)
Weight <500 g (approx 1.1 lb)
Software
PicoScope 6 for Windows PicoScope 6 is your complete test and measurement lab in one application. Features include:
Capture modes: oscilloscope, spectrum and persistence.
Channel maths: calculate the sum, difference, product, inverse or create your own custom function using standard arithmetic, exponential and trigonometric functions.
Mask limiting testing: pass/fail, failure count, total count.
Serial Decoding: decode data from a serial bus such as I²C.
Automated measurements
Scope mode: AC RMS, true RMS, cycle time, DC average, duty cycle, falling rate, fall time, frequency, high pulse width, low pulse width, maximum, minimum, peak–to–peak, rise time and rising rate.
Spectrum mode: frequency at peak, amplitude at peak, average amplitude at peak, total power, total harmonic distortion (THD % and THD dB), total harmonic distortion plus noise (THD+N), spurious-free dynamic range (SFDR), signal+noise+distortion to signal+noise ratio (SINAD), signal to noise ratio (SNR) and intermodulation distortion (IMD).
Export data formats: comma separated values (CSV), tab delimited (TXT), Windows bitmap (BMP), graphics interchange format (GIF), portable network graphics (PNG), MATLAB 4 format (MAT).
Operating systems supported: Microsoft Windows XP (SP3) to Windows 8 (stable software), Linux and OS X for Mac (beta software).
Full details for PicoScope 6
Software development kit Includes drivers and example code for various programming languages including C, Excel, LabVIEW and Visual Basic. Download SDK
Language Support
Software
PicoScope 6

Full support for: English, Deutsch, Español, Français, Italiano
Menus and dialogs only for: 中文 (简体), 中文 (繁體), Čeština, Dansk, suomi, Ελληνικά, Magyar, 한국어, 日本語, Norsk, Polski, Português, română, Русский, Svenska, Türkçe
Documentation
User’s guide
Programmer’s guide

English, Français, Deutsch, Italiano, Español, 中文
English
General
Data sheet English, 中文 (简体), Deutsch, Español, Français, Italiano
Additional hardware (supplied) USB 2.0 cable, user manuals, software CD–ROM
PC interface USB 2.0 (USB 1.1 compatible)
Power requirements Powered from USB port
Compliance European EMC and LVD standards
FCC Rules Part 15 Class A
RoHS compliant
Total Satisfaction Guarantee In the event that this product does not fully meet your requirements you can return it for an exchange or refund. To claim, the product must be returned in good condition within 14 days.
Warranty 5 years
Lead time In stock
Price US$988.35