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.
|Model||PicoLog 1012||PicoLog 1216|
|Maximum sampling rate
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 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|
|Overvoltage protection||±30 V to ground|
|Input impedance||1 MΩ|
|Digital output (D0…D3)||2||4#2|
|Digital outputs (PWM)
100 µs to 1800 µs
Adjustable from 0% to 100% in 1% steps
|Digital outputs (all)
logic low voltage
logic high voltage
100 mV (typical)
1 kΩ resistors in series with outputs
|Power output for sensors||2.5 V @ 10 mA, current-limited|
|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.
|For stated accuracy||20 °C to 50 °C|
|General operation||0 °C to 70 °C|
|Relative humidity||5% to 80% RH|
|Dimensions||45 x 100 x 140 mm (1.77 x 3.94 x 5.51 in)|
|Weight||<200 g (7.05 oz)|
|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 7 to 10
|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 serial buses such as DCC, LIN., PS/2 and UART/RS-232.
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*.
|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 macOS. Drivers for Linux and macOS.|
* 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.
Terminal board user’s guide
English, Français, Deutsch, Español
|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
|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.|
#1Block mode is supported by PicoScope and the PicoLog 1000 Series SDK, but not by PicoLog.
#2Except in USB ADC-11 compatibility mode.