MSO/DPO4000B Mixed Signal Oscilloscope

Feature-rich tools for debugging mixed signal designs.

Offering up to 1 GHz bandwidth and 5 GS/s sample rate, the MSO/DPO4000B Mixed Signal Oscilloscope Series delivers the performance you need to see fast-changing signal details. With as many as 20 channels, you can analyze analog and digital signals with a single instrument. Combine that with automated serial and parallel bus analysis, innovative Wave Inspector® controls, and automated power measurements, and the MSO/DPO4000B Series provides the feature-rich tools you need to simplify and speed debug of your complex design.

Looking for the MSO4000B Series at 100 MHz, 350 MHz, 500 MHz or 1 GHz? You will find their replacements in the MDO4000B Series. These oscilloscopes have a built-in spectrum analyzer at no additional cost. Learn more about these products today.

Models in the MSO/DPO4000B Mixed Signal Oscilloscope Series: 

Model Analog Bandwidth Sample Rate Record Length Analog Channels Digital Channels List Price Configure and Quote
DPO4014B 100 MHz 2.5 GS/s 20M point 4 - $7,150 Configure & Quote
DPO4102B-L 1 GHz 5 GS/s 5M point 2 - $10,200 Configure & Quote
DPO4034B 350 MHz 2.5 GS/s 20M point 4 - $11,000 Configure & Quote
DPO4102B 1 GHz 5 GS/s 20M point 2 - $13,000 Configure & Quote
MSO4102B-L 1 GHz 5 GS/s 5M point 2 16 $13,100 Configure & Quote
DPO4104B-L 1 GHz 5 GS/s 5M point 4 - $13,600 Configure & Quote
DPO4054B 500 MHz 2.5 GS/s 20M point 4 - $14,400 Configure & Quote
MSO4104B-L 1 GHz 5 GS/s 5M point 4 16 $16,700 Configure & Quote
MSO4102B 1 GHz 5 GS/s 20M point 2 16 $16,700 Configure & Quote
DPO4104B 1 GHz 5 GS/s 20M point 4 - $17,600 Configure & Quote
MSO4104B 1 GHz 5 GS/s 20M point 4 16 $21,500 Configure & Quote

Features

Benefits

2 or 4 analog and 16 digital channelsAnalyze analog and digital signals on a single instrument for system-level troubleshooting of complex designs.
Digital phosphor displayQuickly discover glitches and infrequent events with a greater than 50,000 wfm/s waveform capture rate and intensity-graded display.
Complete set of triggersRapidly capture signal anomalies with over 125 available trigger combinations, including setup/hold, serial packet content and parallel data.
Wave Inspector® controlsEasily search, mark and navigate long record lengths to find all occurrences of your event.
Automated MeasurementsSimplify analysis of your device with 41 automated measurements, FFT analysis, measurement statistics, waveform histograms, and advanced waveform math.
Parallel bus triggering and analysis (MSO Series)Quickly debug your parallel bus with automated trigger, decode and search. Capture fast transitions with timing resolution up to 60.6 ps.
Serial triggering and analysis (optional)Quickly debug common serial buses with automated trigger, decode and search – I2C, SPI, USB, Ethernet, CAN, LIN, FlexRay, RS-232/422/485/UART, I2S/LJ/RJ/TDM, and MIL-STD-1553.
Power analysis (optional)Achieve fast, accurate results with integrated automated power measurements.
Low-capacitance passive voltage probingFour probes with industry-best 4pF capacitive loading and up to 1 GHz bandwidth are included standard to ensure accurate measurements

 

Low Voltage Probe - Single Ended

Data Sheet Probe Description Configure and Quote
View Datasheet TAP1500

Active Probe: 1.5 GHz, 10X, Single-ended, TekVPI

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Current Probe

Data Sheet Probe Description Configure and Quote
View Datasheet TCP0150 Current Probe: 20 MHz, 5 mA to 212 A, AC/DC, TekVPI Configure & Quote

Differential Probe - High Voltage

Data Sheet Probe Description Configure and Quote
View Datasheet TDP0500 Differential Probe: 500 MHz, 5X/50X, +/- 42V, TekVPI Configure & Quote
View Datasheet TDP1000 Differential Probe: 1 GHz, 5X/50X, +/- 42V, TekVPI Configure & Quote
View Datasheet THDP0100 Differential PROBE; 100 MHZ TekVPI DIFFERENTIAL HIGH VOLTAGE PROBE Configure & Quote
View Datasheet THDP0200 Differential PROBE; 200 MHZ TekVPI DIFFERENTIAL HIGH VOLTAGE PROBE Configure & Quote
View Datasheet TMDP0200 Differential PROBE; 200 MHZ TekVPI DIFFERENTIAL MEDIUM VOLTAGE PROBE;TMPD0200 Configure & Quote

Passive Probe

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View Datasheet TPP0502

Passive Probe: 500 MHz, 2X, TekVPI

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View Datasheet TPP1000

Passive Probe: 1 GHz, 10X, TekVPI

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High Voltage Probe - Single Ended

Data Sheet Probe Description Configure and Quote
View Datasheet TPP0850

High Voltage Probe: 800 MHz, 50X, 2.5 kV, Single-ended, TekVPI

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Datasheet Accessory Description
View Datasheet 119414600 PROBE SET; RF MEASUREMENT,NEAR FIELD PROBE SET,PASSIVE,HAND HELD
119660900 ANTENNA; RUBBER COVERED,W/BNC CONNECTOR,KD4 VHF,UNTUNED,RUBBER CAP GLUED ON
ACD4000B Soft Carrying Case
HCTEK54

Hard Carrying Case (ACD3000 is also required)

RMD5000 Rackmount Kit
SignalVU PC SVE

Vector Signal Analysis Software

View Datasheet TPA-N-PRE

External Preamp., TPA Connector, SMA input

TPA-N-VPI Probe adapter from Type-N connector to TekVPI
Data Sheet Software Package / Software Option Description Configure and Quote
View Datasheet DPO4AERO

Application Module: Aerospace Serial Triggering and Analysis (MIL-STD 1553)

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View Datasheet DPO4AUDIO

Application Module: Audio Serial Triggering and Analysis (I2S, LJ, RJ, TDM)

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View Datasheet DPO4AUTO

Application Module: Automotive Serial Triggering and Analysis (CAN, LIN)

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View Datasheet DPO4AUTOMAX Application Module: Extended Automotive Serial Triggering and Analysis (CAN, LIN, FlexRay) Configure & Quote
View Datasheet DPO4COMP

Application Module: Computer Serial Triggering and Analysis (RS-232/422/485/UART)

 

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View Datasheet DPO4EMBD

Application Module: Embedded Serial Triggering and Analysis (I2C, SPI)

 

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View Datasheet DPO4ENET

Application Module: Ethernet Serial Triggering and Analysis (10BASE-T, 100BASE-TX).

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View Datasheet DPO4LMT

Application Module: Limit and Mask Testing.

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View Datasheet DPO4PWR Application Module: Power Measurement and Analysis Configure & Quote
View Datasheet DPO4USB

Application Module: USB Serial Triggering and Analysis (USB2.0 LS, HS, FS)

 

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Title

Debugging Serial Buses in Embedded System Designs

Find out how the protocol trigger, decode and search capabilities of the popular MSO and DPO Series oscilloscopes solve serial bus integration and debug challenges of many buses such as I2C, SPI , USB, RS-232/422/485/UART, CAN, LIN, FlexRay and I2S/LJ/RJ/TDM.

Debugging a Mixed Signal Design with a Tektronix Mixed Signal Oscilloscope

A typical embedded design may incorporate various analog signals, high-speed and low-speed serial digital communication, microprocessor buses and more. This application note walks through the debug of a mixed signal embedded design with the Tektronix MSO Series Mixed Signal Oscilloscope.

Digital Debugging Tips Using a Mixed Signal Oscilloscope

As electronic products become faster and more complex, they are harder to design, verify and debug. In this application note, learn about the powerful digital analysis capability of the Mixed Signal Oscilloscope (MSO) Series, and how to speed debug of digital circuits.

Wave Inspector® Navigation and Search: Simplifying Waveform Analysis

Modern digital oscilloscopes can capture massive amounts of data which must then be analyzed. Discover how the Tektronix Wave Inspector® navigation and search capability gives you the tools to extract the answers you need fast and efficiently.

Smiths Detection Relies on Tektronix to Take the Trouble out of Troubleshooting

A team of engineers at Smith Detection needed to quickly, efficiently and accurately identify and resolve problems during the development of complex handheld devices. Learn how Smith Detection engineers used Tektronix bench instruments to identify a bus timing issue and stay on schedule, and how their DPO4000 “paid for itself” in the first week.

Low Capacitance Probes Minimize Impact on Circuit Operation

Find out how Tektronix has turned traditional passive probing disadvantages into advantages and provides:

  • Improved measurement accuracy
  • Reduced cost of ownership
  • Reduced setup time

Capacitance and Inductance Measurements Using an Oscilloscope and a Function Generator

Don't have an LCR meter in your lab? Want to demonstrate the behavior of capacitors and inductors under sinusoidal stimulus? See how a DPO4104 scope and an AFG3000  function generator can help you get your results.

Making MicroVolt Biomedical Measurements

Refined biomedical measurements easily and inexpensively.

Power Supply Measurement and Analysis with Bench Oscilloscopes

Learn how using a Tektronix MSO/DPO4000 or MDO3000 Series Oscilloscope provides fast, simple analysis with automated power measurements.

XYZs of Oscilloscopes Primer

After reading this primer, you will be able to: Describe how oscilloscopes work, Describe the differences between analog, digital storage, digital phosphor, and digital sampling oscilloscopes, describe electrical waveform types, understand basic oscilloscope controls, take simple measurements

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2014 Test and Measurement Solutions

The 2014 catalog covers key product information, applications, and quick-reference selection charts on our complete range of Oscilloscopes, Logic Analyzers, Signal Generators, Real-Time Spectrum Analyzers, Digital Multimeters, Power Analyzers, Power Supplies, Frequency Counter/Timers and Signal Generators and software solutions.

Serial Support Using Tektronix Oscilloscopes and Optional Software

2013 Bench Products Catalog

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MDO4000B Series vs. Agilent/Keysight MSOX4000A Series

When comparing oscilloscopes, check the details of the operation and look for “hidden” costs.

MDO/MSO/DPO4000B Series vs. Agilent MSO/DSO-X 4000A Series

MSO/DPO4000B Series vs. Agilent MSO/DSO3000 X-Series

Side-by-side comparison on important features like serial triggering and decode, measurements and waveform math, digital debug with MSO, and more.

3000 X-Series vs. MSO/DPO4000B Series True Cost of Your Scope

Tektronix bench oscilloscopes are packed with innovative features to help you get your job done faster, built right into the scope. And, with a comprehensive set of probes and accessories included standard, you can start testing right out of the box. When comparing oscilloscopes, don’t forget to look at the "hidden" costs to get the configuration you need.

MSO/DPO4000 vs. Agilent MSO7000B Fact Sheet

Side-by-side comparison on important features like serial triggering and decode, waveform navigation and search, waveform capture rate, digital debug with MSO, and more.

Tektronix MSO/DPO4000 Series vs. Agilent 5000A+ 6000A+ and 7000A Fact Sheet

Side-by-side comparison on important features like serial triggering and decode, waveform navigation and search, and record length.

Tektronix MSO/DPO4000 Series vs. LeCroy WaveRunner Xi Fact Sheet

Side-by-side comparison on important features like serial triggering and decode, waveform navigation and search, and waveform capture rate.

Tektronix: 53% Faster for Digital Debug

The Digital Debug Research Study by Hansa GCR set out to find the best oscilloscope for debugging digital signals. In their quest, Hansa GCR challenged engineers to compare 3 scopes for this everyday engineering task. Watch this five-minute video to see how the Tektronix, Agilent and LeCroy oscilloscopes performed.

MSO/DPO4000 Series vs. Yokogawa DLM2000 Series

Side-by-side comparison on important features like serial triggering and decode, waveform navigation and search, user-experience, digital debug with a MSO and more.

Tektronix MSO/DPO4000 Series vs. LeCroy WaveSurfer XS Fact Sheet

Side-by-side comparison on important features like serial triggering and decode, waveform navigation and search, and waveform capture rate.
Title

Debugging Serial Buses in Embedded System Designs

Many embedded system designs utilize serial buses. Learn how to quickly and efficiently debug today's serial buses with the powerful trigger, decode, and search capabilities of the MSO/DPO Series.

Tips for Fast+ Efficient Debug of Serial Buses Webinar

Many embedded systems today utilize serial buses like I2C, SPI and USB for chip to chip communications and peripheral control. In this webinar, you'll learn how to debug these systems quickly with automated decode, trigger and search on common serial bus topologies. This approach will save hours of debugging time by automating the serial decoding process. Learn how to capture common serial bus traffic on an oscilloscope and view in a decoded format, helpful steps showing how to quickly debug signaling and electrical issues found in these serial buses, and more. The speaker Chris Loberg is a Senior Marketing Manager at Tektronix

Digital Debugging Tips Using a Mixed Signal Oscilloscope Webinar

In this webinar, learn about the powerful digital analysis capability of the Mixed Signal Oscilloscope (MSO) Series, and how to speed debug of the Mixed Signal Oscilloscope (MSO) Series, and how to speed debug of digital circuits.

Debugging a Mixed Signal Design with a Tektronix Mixed Signal Oscilloscope

During this 30 minute webinar, you will learn techniques to simplify and speed verification and debug of mixed signal designs - using the powerful features of a Mixed Signal Oscilloscope. Real-life debugging examples will be presented and useful, time-saving tips shared.

Power Measurements for Switch-Mode Power Supplies for MSO/DPO4000 & MSO/DPO3000 Oscilloscope Series

Identify techniques for quickly verifying and debugging switch-mode power supplies by using the power analysis application module on the DPO3000, MSO4000 or DPO4000 Series Oscilloscopes.

Gold Care

 
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Gold Care Service  – 3 Years (Expedited repair for all product failures, access to loaner, priority customer service)

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Gold Care Service – 5 Years (Expedited repair for all product failures, access to loaner, priority customer service)

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Silver Care (Extended Warranty)

 
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View Datasheet R5

Silver Care Repair Service – 5 Years (Includes warranty)

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View Datasheet SILV600

Silver Care Repair Service Package – 5 Years (Includes warranty)

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Calibration

 
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Calibration Service – 3 Years

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Calibration Service – 5 Years

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