PicoLog 1000 Series

Designed to meet the needs of a wide range of general-purpose voltage, sensor and transducer logging applications, the PicoLog 1000 Multichannel DAQ Series features independent software-configurable scaling and control outputs, an external terminal board for custom front-end circuitry and a choice of 10 or 12-bit input resolution.

PicoLog 1000 Specifications

Inputs
Model PicoLog 1012 PicoLog 1216
Maximum sampling rate
Continuous streaming

Real-time continuous
Block mode#1

1 kS/s per channel in PicoLog, 100 kS/s shared by all channels using the supplied SDK
1 kS/s or greater
1 MS/s single-channel
Buffer memory 8000 samples, shared by all channels
Analog inputs 12#2 16#2
Analog bandwidth (–3 dB) DC to 70 kHz
Input type Single-ended, unipolar
Input voltage range 0 to +2.5 V
Linearity (at 25 °C) 1 LSB
Resolution 10 bits 12 bits
Accuracy 1% 0.5%
Overvoltage protection ±30 V to ground
Input coupling DC
Input impedance 1 MΩ
Outputs
Digital output (D0…D3) 2 4#2
Digital outputs (PWM)
period
duty cycle
None 1
100 µs to 1800 µs
Adjustable from 0% to 100% in 1% steps
Digital outputs (all)
logic low voltage
logic high voltage
current limit

100 mV (typical)
3.3 V
1 kΩ resistors in series with outputs
Power output for sensors 2.5 V @ 10 mA, current-limited
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 1.1 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 7 or Windows 8 (not Windows RT).
Beta software: Linux Debian, OpenSUSE and Fedora derived distributions, Mac OS X.
Ports: USB 1.1 or higher.
Environmental
For quoted accuracy 20 °C to 50 °C
General operation 0 °C to 70 °C
Relative humidity 5% to 80% RH
Physical properties
Dimensions 45 x 100 x 140 mm (1.77 x 3.94 x 5.51 in)
Weight <200 g (7.05 oz)
Software
PicoLog for Windows PicoLog data acquisition software can collect up to 1 million samples. Features include:
Multiple views — view data as a graph, spreadsheet or text
Parameter scaling — convert raw data into standard engineering units
Math functions — use mathematical equations to calculate additional parameters
Alarm limits — program an alert if a parameter goes out of a specified range
IP networking — transfer measurements via a LAN or over the Internet
Operating systems supported: Microsoft Windows XP (SP3) to Windows 10. Not Windows RT.
PicoLog languages Full support for: English, Français, Deutsch
Menus and dialogs only for: Italiano, Español, Svenska
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 7, 8 and 10* (not Windows RT).
PicoScope languages Chinese (simplified), Chinese (traditional), Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Turkish
Software Development Kit Includes example code.
Optional free software PicoScope 6 Beta for Linux and OS X. Drivers for Linux and OS X.

* PicoScope R6.11 and earlier and the SDKs are compatible with Microsoft Windows XP (SP3) and Vista SP2 as well as the versions mentioned above.

Documentation languages
Documentation
User’s guide
Programmer’s guide
Terminal board user’s guide

English, Français, Deutsch, Español
English
English
General
Additional hardware (supplied) USB 2.0 cable, user manuals, software CD-ROM
PC interface USB 2.0
I/O connector 25-way D female
Power requirements Powered from USB port
Ground fault current protection 0.9 A thermal self-resetting fuse
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

#1Block mode is supported by PicoScope and the PicoLog 1000 Series SDK, but not by PicoLog.

#2Except in USB ADC-11 compatibility mode.