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3 Series MDO Mixed Domain Oscilloscope

Experience a big, high-definition display in a compact, portable scope. An award-winning, made-for-touch interface turns the learning curve into a step function. The unique built-in spectrum analyzer option makes it great for RF analysis.
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US $3,850 - US $4,600
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Bandwidth

Up to 1 GHz

Record length

10 Mpoints

Analog channels

2 or 4

Sample Rate

Up to 5 GS/s

 

See how the 3 Series MDO user interface helps you work better and faster.

The biggest display in its class, and remarkable user interface

With the same made-for-touch user interface technology as the award-winning 5 Series along with the largest display and highest resolution display in its class, the 3 Series MDO works how a scope should work.

  • 11.6-inch HD display
  • Pinch, tap, swipe capacitive touchscreen

Compact, yet packed with capabilities

It’s only 6 inches(15 cm) deep but the 3 Series MDO is a lot of oscilloscope. It gives you the tools you need to validate and troubleshoot complex embedded systems.

  • Up to 5 GS/s sample rate on each analog channel
  • More than 125 trigger combinations
  • Dozens of automated measurements
  • Wide range of available serial bus decode and trigger options
  • Optional 16 digital logic channels
  • Optional integrated 1 GHz or 3 GHz spectrum analyzer
  • Optional 50 MHz arbitrary / function generator
See how to take great measurements and find elusive artifacts and anomalies.

Specs at a glance

Input Channels

  • 2 or 4 analog
  • 16 digital1
  • 1 spectrum analyzer1

Bandwidth1

  • 100 MHz, 200 MHz, 350 MHz, 500 MHz, or 1 GHz

Sample Rate

  • 5 GS/s (1 GHz model), 2.5 GS (all other models) on analog channels
  • Up to 8.25 GS/s (121 ps resolution) on digital channels

Record Length

  • 10 Mpoints on all channels

Spectrum Analyzer1

  • 1 GHz or 3 GHz

Signal Generator1

  • Arbitrary, Sine, Square, Pulse, Ramp, Triangle, DC Level, Gaussian, Lorentz, Exponential Rise/Fall, Sin(x)/x, Random Noise, Haversine, Cardiac

Digital Voltmeter2

  • 4-digit AC RMS, DC, and AC+DC RMS voltage measurements

Trigger Frequency Counter2

  • 5-digit frequency measurements

Advanced Analysis1

  • Automated Power Measurements

Protocol Support1

  • I2C, SPI
  • RS-232, RS-422, RS-485, UART
  • CAN, CAN FD, LIN, FlexRay
  • MIL-STD-1553, ARINC 429
  • I2S, LJ, RJ, TDM
  • USB 2.0

Display

  • 11.6-inch (295 mm)
  • HD color (1920 x 1080) capacitive touchscreen

Weight

  • 11.7 lbs (5.3 kg)
Included probes and accessories

1 - Optional and upgradeable
2 - Free with product registration
See the built-in spectrum analyzer at work.

A built-in spectrum analyzer

Whether you’re a spectrum analyzer expert or an occasional user, you’ll be able to put the built-in spectrum analyzer right to work. Unlike other oscilloscopes that offer FFT “spectrum analysis”, the 3 Series has a true spectrum analyzer built right in.

3 Series vs. regular scope FFTs

  • 1 GHz or 3 GHz built-in spectrum analyzer options
  • Industry’s only true integrated spectrum analyzer hardware
  • Ultra-wide capture bandwidth up to 3 GHz

Capable. Upgradeable.

Get all the debug tools you need right away or add them when you need them.

  • Bandwidth up to 1 GHz
  • Digital channels: MSO option adds 16 digital channels
  • Spectrum Analyzer up to 3 GHz
  • DVM/Freq Counter (free with registration)
  • Arbitrary/Function Generator
  • Advanced Analysis
    • Serial bus decoding and triggering
    • Automated Power Measurements
See the capability the 3 Series MDO can bring to your bench.

See the full line of next-generation oscilloscopes

Whether you’re debugging serial buses or designing to high speed digital standards, we’ve set a new standard in scope user interface so you can get to your answers faster and easier.

Explore The Range

Model Analog Bandwidth Analog Channels Digital Channels Sample Rate Record Length Spectrum Analyzer List Price
MDO32

100 MHz - 1 GHz

2

16 (optional)

Up to 5 GS/s

10 M

Up to 3 GHz (optional)

US $3,850
Configure & Quote
MDO34

100 MHz - 1 GHz

4

16 (optional)

Up to 5 GS/s

10 M

Up to 3 GHz (optional)

US $4,600
Configure & Quote
Model Analog Bandwidth Analog Channels Digital Channels Sample Rate Record Length Spectrum Analyzer List Price
MDO32

100 MHz - 1 GHz

2

16 (optional)

Up to 5 GS/s

10 M

Up to 3 GHz (optional)

US $3,850
Configure & Quote
MDO34

100 MHz - 1 GHz

4

16 (optional)

Up to 5 GS/s

10 M

Up to 3 GHz (optional)

US $4,600
Configure & Quote
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3 Series MDO
Tektronix
MDO3000
Keysight
3000T X-Series
LeCroy
Wavesurfer 3000Z
Rohde & Schwarz
RTM3000 Series
Bandwidth 100 MHz to 1 GHz 100 MHz to 1 GHz 100 MHz to 1 GHz 100 MHz to 1 GHz 100 MHz to 1 GHz
Analog Channels 2 or 4 2 or 4 2 or 4 4 2 or 4
Digital Channels (optional) 16 16 16 16 16
Analog Sample Rate (All Channels) 2.5 GS/s or 5 GS/s 2.5 GS/s or 5 GS/s 2.5 GS/s 1 GS/s or 2 GS/s 2.5 GS/s
Standard Record Length (All Channels) 10 M 10 M 2 M 10 M 40 M
Integrated Spectrum Analyzer (optional) 1 GHz or 3 GHz Up to 3 GHz No No No
Integrated Arbitrary/Function Generator (optional) 50 MHz 50 MHz 20 MHz 25 MHz 25 MHz
Serial Bus Decode and Trigger Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Display 11.6-in touch
(1920 x 1080)
9-in
(800 x 480)
8.5-in touch
(800 x 480)
10.1 in touch
(1024 x 600)
10.1 in touch
(1280 x 800)
Standard Warranty 3 years 3 years 3 years 3 years 3 years

Embedded serial bus analysis

The 3 Series MDO helps you overcome system level challenges with automatic trigger, decode, and search options for serial buses. Options are available individually or as a cost-effective bundle.

  • I2C, SPI
  • RS-232 / 422 / 485 / UART
  • CAN/CAN FD, LIN, FlexRay
  • I2S/LJ/RJ/TDM
  • MIL-STD-1553, ARINC 429
  • USB 2.0 (LS/FS/HS)

Power measurements and analysis

The 3 Series offers power test solutions to help get fast answers in today’s world of higher switching speeds and stricter noise limits.

  • Power loss measurement at switching device
  • Measurement and analysis of ripple and noise
  • Characterization of power semiconductor devices

Electromagnetic interference (EMI) troubleshooting

Not getting to the root cause of EMI failures can prevent you from shipping product. The 3 Series MDO with its built-in spectrum analyzer can help you sniff out sources of EMI fast.

Engineering education

Go beyond AC and DC theory to cover mixed signal designs with logic channels and built-in spectrum analyzer. Tek scopes have earned their reputation for reliability and are the brand of scope most often found in industry labs.

  • Reliable instruments with 3-year warranties
  • Professional instruments used widely in industry
  • Available with integrated function generator, spectrum analyzer, logic channels and serial bus decoding

Explore Tek-Recommended Collections for your Application

Get a jump start with the exact tools you need. Our experts have preselected best fit accessories for five key applications to get you problem solving faster:

Data Sheet Software Package / Software Option Description Configure and Quote

Add Instrument Functions

Upgrade Description Purchasing Details
SUP3 AFG Add arbitrary function generator Request a quote
SUP3 MSO Add 16 digital channels; includes P6316 digital probe and accessories Request a quote
SUP3 SA1 Increase spectrum analyzer input frequency range to 9 kHz – 1 GHz and capture bandwidth to 1 GHz Request a quote
SUP3 SA3 Increase spectrum analyzer input frequency range to 9 kHz – 3 GHz and capture bandwidth to 3 GHz Request a quote
SUP3 DVM Add digital voltmeter / trigger frequency counter Software upgrade license key provided upon registration.

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SUP3 SEC Add enhanced instrument security to enable password protected control of turning on/off all instrument ports and instrument firmware update functionality Request a quote

Add Protocol Analysis

Upgrade Description Purchasing Details
SUP3 BND Application bundle (includes all serial options and power analysis) Request a quote
SUP3 SRAERO Aerospace serial triggering and analysis (MIL-STD-1553, ARINC429) Request a quote
SUP3 SRAUDIO Audio serial triggering and analysis (I2S, LJ, RJ, TDM) Request a quote
SUP3 SRAUTO Automotive serial triggering and analysis (CAN, CAN FD, LIN, FlexRay) Request a quote
SUP3 SRCOMP Computer serial triggering and analysis (RS-232/422/485/UART) Request a quote
SUP3 SREMBD Embedded serial triggering and analysis (I2C, SPI) Request a quote
SUP3 SRUSB2 USB 2.0 serial bus triggering and analysis (LS, FS, HS) Request a quote

Add Advanced Analysis

Upgrade Description Purchasing Details
SUP3 PWR Power analysis Request a quote

Upgrade Bandwidth

Upgrade Description Purchasing Details
SUP3 BWxTy2 MSO32 bandwidth upgrade from x to y, where x and y are the hundreds of MHz  
SUP3 BWxTy4 MSO34 bandwidth upgrade from x to y, where x and y are the hundreds of MHz  
Datasheet 119414600
Datasheet Accessory
Description Datasheet

PROBE SET; RF MEASUREMENT,NEAR FIELD PROBE SET,PASSIVE,HAND HELD

Datasheet 119660900
Datasheet Accessory
Description Datasheet

ANTENNA; RUBBER COVERED,W/BNC CONNECTOR,KD4 VHF,UNTUNED,RUBBER CAP GLUED ON

Datasheet HC3
Datasheet Accessory
Description Datasheet Hard transit case for the 3 Series MDO (includes front cover)
Datasheet P6316
Datasheet Accessory
Description Datasheet MSO PROBE; 16 CHANNEL GENERAL PURPOSE PROBE
Datasheet RM3
Datasheet Accessory
Description Datasheet RACKMOUNT KIT FOR 3 SERIES OSCILLOSCOPES
Datasheet SC3
Datasheet Accessory
Description Datasheet Soft carrying case for 3 Series oscilloscopes (includes front protective cover)
Datasheet TEK-DPG
Datasheet Accessory
Accessory, Deskew Pulse Generator Signal Source with TekVPI Scope Interface
Datasheet TEK-USB-488
Datasheet Accessory
USB TO IEEE488 (GPIB) COMMUNICATIONS ADAPTOR FOR USBTMC-USB488 COMPLIANT TEKTRONIX INSTRUMENTS
Datasheet TPA-BNC
Datasheet Accessory
Probe adapter from TekProbe-BNC to TekVPI
Datasheet TPA-N-PRE
Datasheet Accessory
External Preamp., TPA Connector, SMA input
Datasheet TPA-N-VPI
Datasheet Accessory
Description Datasheet Probe adapter from Type-N connector to TekVPI
Datasheet Datasheet Accessory
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

HC3 Hard transit case for the 3 Series MDO (includes front cover)
P6316 MSO PROBE; 16 CHANNEL GENERAL PURPOSE PROBE
RM3 RACKMOUNT KIT FOR 3 SERIES OSCILLOSCOPES
SC3 Soft carrying case for 3 Series oscilloscopes (includes front protective cover)
Description Datasheet TEK-DPG Accessory, Deskew Pulse Generator Signal Source with TekVPI Scope Interface
Description Datasheet TEK-USB-488 USB TO IEEE488 (GPIB) COMMUNICATIONS ADAPTOR FOR USBTMC-USB488 COMPLIANT TEKTRONIX INSTRUMENTS
Description Datasheet TPA-BNC Probe adapter from TekProbe-BNC to TekVPI
Description Datasheet TPA-N-PRE External Preamp., TPA Connector, SMA input
TPA-N-VPI Probe adapter from Type-N connector to TekVPI
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KickStart Instrument Control Software Version 2.2.1 (Windows 10, 8, 7 compatible)
KickStart Software for the PC enables quick test setup and data visualization when using one or more instruments. Key Features • Save time by automating data collection of millions of readings. • Set up a multi-instrument test with the ability to …

Part Number: KICKSTART-2.2.1
Application
Measuring Power Supply Switching Loss with an Oscilloscope
Losses due to dissipation in switching devices such as MOSFET's and IGBT's contribute significantly to the overall losses in switch mode power supplies.  This application note explains how to measure switching loss and conduction loss in power supply …

Literature Number: 46W-60010-3
Application Note
What's included in the 3 Series MDO DDU option? 
The Distribution Demo Unit (DDU) option on Tektronix oscilloscopes is an option provided to distributors for demoing scopes to customers with a set time limit before it expires.  The 3 Series MDO option DDU includes most scope options (e.g. MSO*, AFG …
Faq Id777651
Is the 3 Series MDO DVM the same as making an analog channel waveform measurement?
No, the 3 Series MDO uses a DVM IC that takes AC+DC RMS, DC and AC RMS measurements from signal on the respective channel inputs.
Faq Id777691
Is the AFG (Arbitrary Function Generator) in the 3 Series MDO field upgradable?
Yes, the option SUP3 AFG is field upgradable by customers. Any instrument can upgrade the AFG functionality using this quick process in the field. After entering the new license key into the 3 Series MDO, the AFG option will be permanently enabled …
Faq Id777681
Where do I start learning about oscilloscopes and Tektronix offerings?
This document covers the basics of oscilloscopes including history and general operation, in this training presentation developed by a Tektronix Applications Engineer. Learn the XYZ's of Oscilloscopes »    
Faq Id778971
Is the MDO3000 free video the same as the DPO3VID.
On our past MSO/DPO3000 Series products, we had an extended video analysis module.  Well, we have now made all that capability standard on the MDO3000. And the 500MHz models and below also have a native 75 Ohm input termination – the native …
Faq Id781581
What are the maximum power draw ratings for the 3 Series MDO TekVPI probes?
The 3 Series MDO has a max power draw of 25 Watts. The download link below provides a PDF listing of wattage draw for different active probes and max limits of Tektronix scopes. This will help determine the connection options available for any scope …
Faq Id777711
Is the MSO (16 digital channel) in the 3 Series MDO field upgradable?
Yes, the option SUP3 MSO is field upgradable by customers. Any instrument can upgrade the MSO functionality using this quick process in the field. After entering the new license key into the 3 Series MDO, the MSO option will be permanently enabled …
Faq Id777676
What are some of the benefits of the TekVPI probe interface?
The biggest benefits of the TekVPI™ probe interface are versatility and ease of use. Oscilloscopes with TekVPI interface support a wide range of probes including TekVPI probes, BNC and TekProbe-BNC Level 1 probes, and TekProbe-BNC Level 2 probes (via …
Faq Id777656
Can the 3 Series MDO capture the time domain and the frequency domain simultaneously?
The 3 Series MDO is most importantly an oscilloscope but has a total of 6 different instruments individually built into it. Designed in such a way to minimize the clutter on your bench but give you the power and versatility you need. Unfortunately to …
Faq Id777686
Can existing MDO3000 scopes be upgraded/modified to a 3 Series MDO?
No, there is no conversion path to go from an existing MDO3000 to a new 3 Series MDO. 
Faq Id777666
Will the DVM work on the 3 Series MDO series scope with a probe?
Yes, the DVM works through the analog inputs, therefore you can use standard probes.
Faq Id777696
Is the SA (Spectrum Analyzer) in the 3 Series MDO field upgradable?
Yes, the options SUP3 SA1 (1GHz) and SUP3 SA3 (3 GHz) are field upgradable by customers. Any instrument can upgrade the SA input frequency to up to 3GHz using this quick process in the field. After entering the new license key into the 3 Series MDO …
Faq Id777671
How to Troubleshoot System Problems Using an Oscilloscope with I2C and SPI Decoding
Learn about the physical layers of the most common interchip buses - I2C and SPI - to enable you to troubleshoot bus problems or system issues.  Learn how to set up and interpret the results when you use automated decoding, triggering, and search on …

Literature Number: 55W-61091-1
Application Note
3 Series MDO

Literature Number: 48W-61535-2
Datasheet
3 Series Mixed Domain Oscilloscope
Printable Instrument Help

This is a printable version of the 3 Series MDO (MDO32, MDO34) on-instrument help system.
Part Number: 077149700
Primary User
3 Series Mixed Domain Oscilloscope
3 Series MDO Specifications and Performance Verification

Revision B. This document contains the specifications and performance verification procedures for the 3 Series MDO instruments.


Part Number: 077149900
Performance Verification
3 Series Mixed Domain Oscilloscope
3 Series MDO Service Manual

This manual provides theory of operation, service instructions, and a list of replaceable parts for the 3 Series MDO.


Part Number: 077150000
Service
3 Series Mixed Domain Oscilloscope
3 Series MDO Programmer Manual

This programmer manual provides you with the information required to use Programmable Interface commands for remotely controlling your instrument.


Part Number: 077149800
Programmer
HC3
3 Series MDO Transit Case

The HC3 is a ruggedized, waterproof and dust tight (MIL-STD 810F) transit case specifically designed to provide travel and storage protection for the 3 Series MDO oscilloscopes.


Part Number: 071361000
User
3 Series Mixed Domain Oscilloscope
3 Series MDO Instrument Declassification and Security Instructions

This document helps customers with data security concerns to sanitize or remove memory devices from the Tektronix 3 Series MDO.


Part Number: 077150100
Declassification
Probe and Accessories
Pouch Installation

This document provides installation instructions for the 3 Series MDO probe and accessories pouch.


Part Number: 071364700
Field Install Instructions
3 Series MDO Option Upgrades
Installation Instructions

This document provides installation instructions for optional upgrades available for the 3 Series MDO Oscilloscopes (MDO32, MDO34).


Part Number: 071362500
Field Install Instructions
3 Series Mixed Domain Oscilloscope
3 Series MDO Rackmount Kit Installation

This document supports installing the Tektronix 3 Series MDO instrument in a rackmount kit to fit in a standard 19-inch equipment rack.


Part Number: 071360900
Field Install Instructions
Read This First
Update your instrument with the latest firmware

How to verify and update to the latest firmware on your instrument.


Part Number: 071365800
Field Install Instructions
3 Series Mixed Domain Oscilloscope
3 Series MDO Installation and Safety

This manual describes installing and setting up the 3 Series MDO, and introduces the User Interface and basic oscilloscope operations.


Part Number: 071360800
Primary User
KickStart Instrument Control Software Version 2.2.0 (Windows 10, 8, 7 compatible)
"KickStart Software for the PC enables quick test setup and data visualization when using one or more instruments. Key Features • Save time by automating data collection of millions of readings. • Set up a multi-instrument test with the …

Part Number: KICKSTART-2.2.0
Application
KickStart Instrument Control Software Version 2.1.1 (Windows 10, 8, 7 compatible)
"KickStart Software for the PC enables quick test setup and data visualization when using one or more instruments. Key Features • Save time by automating data collection of millions of readings. • Set up a multi-instrument test with the …

Part Number: KICKSTART-2.1.1
Application
TEKVISA Connectivity Software - V4.2.0
TekVISA is the Tektronix implementation of VISA (Virtual Instrument Software Architecture), an industry-standard communication protocol.When installed on a PC, TekVISA provides communication with instruments that are connected to the PC via various …

Part Number: 066093812
Driver
3 Series MDO Firmware - V1.6.0
Download this firmware to install the latest updates for the 3 Series MDO oscilloscopes.

Part Number: 066201202
Firmware
DPO2000, MSO2000, DPO3000 and DPO4000, MSO3000 and MSO4000, MDO3000 and MDO4000 and MDO3 IVI Driver - V1.5
The Tektronix MSO/DPO2000, MDO/MSO/DPO3000, MDO/MSO/DPO4000 and MDO3 IVI Driver is an IVI class-compliant driver. It complies with Scope Class specifications (IVI-4.1) as defined by the IVI foundation. An IVI class-compliant specific driver for an …

Part Number: 066133104
Driver
Oscilloscope Selection Guide
From basic signal-checking to high-performance analysis, this selection guide gives an overview of the complete range of oscilloscopes from Tektronix. Comparison tables give high-level specifications and features, and indicate the major differences …

Literature Number: 46W-31080-7
Selection Guide
3 Series MDO Upgrade Guide
Many of the features of the 3 Series MDO are field-upgradable, including bandwidth, arbitrary/function generator, digital channels, and serial decode support.  This 2-page fact sheet lists all available post-purchase upgrades.

Literature Number: 48W-61569-1
Fact Sheet
3 Series Included Probes and Accessories
Listing of included probes and accessories for the 3 Series MDO Oscilloscope.

Literature Number: 48W-61569-0
Fact Sheet
3 Series MDO vs. MDO3000 Series
This fact sheet compares important specifications and features of the Tektronix 3 Series MDO Mixed Domain Oscilloscope to those of the Tektronix MDO3000 Series Oscilloscopes.

Literature Number: 48W-61605-0
Fact Sheet
Keysight N9320B BSA Spectrum Analyzer vs. 3 Series MDO Mixed Domain Oscilloscope Comparison
This fact sheet compares important specifications and features of the Tektronix 3 Series MDO Mixed Domain Oscilloscope to those of the Keysight N9320B BSA Spectrum Analyzer.

Literature Number: 48W-61577-0
Competitive
How to Minimize Probe Loading with Low Capacitance Probes
Probing a circuit always has some impact on signals. Probe loading changes the signal being probed and can cause measurement problems or can even cause a circuit to perform differently. Reducing capacitive loading can help minimize these effects. In …

Literature Number: 51W-26294-6
Application Note
Debugging CAN, LIN and FlexRay Automotive Buses with an Oscilloscope
Explains the physical layer basics of common automotive buses - CAN, LIN, and FlexRay - to enable you to troubleshoot bus problems or system issues.  Learn how to set up and interpret the results when using automated decoding, triggering, and search …

Literature Number: 55W-61098-3
Application Note
Serial Support Using Tektronix Oscilloscopes and Optional Software
Tektronix oscilloscopes offer a portfolio of optional analysis capabilities to simplify serial bus debug or compliance verification. This selection matrix shows which serial standards are supported by each of the oscilloscope series.  

Literature Number: 55W-29028-13
Selection Guide
Probing Techniques for Accurate Voltage Measurements on Power Supplies with Oscilloscopes
Making oscilloscope voltage measurements on power supplies is fundamental, but not without challenges. Much is  written on oscilloscopes, but probing techniques are often taken for granted. This application note focuses on probing and …

Literature Number: 51W-60161-3
Application Note
Next-Generation Oscilloscopes Brochure - 3 Series MDO, 4 Series MSO, 5 Series MSO, 6 Series MSO
The 3 Series MDO and 4, 5 and 6 Series MSOs offer the largest displays and the greatest user experience of any oscilloscope.  This brochure gives an overview of the platforms, with the similarities and differences between the four series.

Literature Number: 48W-61573-0
Brochure
Power Supply Measurement and Analysis with 3-PWR
This application note describes common switch-mode power supply measurements using a Tektronix 3 Series MDO Oscilloscope. With the optional power measurement and analysis software, these oscilloscopes provide automated power measurements for fast …

Literature Number: 48W-61574-0
Application Note
3 Series MDO Spectrum Analyzer vs. Oscilloscope FFT Comparison
Mixed Domain Oscilloscopes have built-in spectrum analyzers with a dedicated RF input for significantly higher dynamic range than an oscilloscope using a regular input and an FFT function. This fact sheet compares the performance of the 3 Series …

Literature Number: 48W-61578-0
Fact Sheet
Keysight 3000T X-Series Oscilloscopes vs. 3 Series MDO Mixed Domain Oscilloscopes Comparison
This fact sheet compares important specifications and features of the Tektronix 3 Series MDO Mixed Domain Oscilloscope to those of the Keysight 3000T X-Series Oscilloscopes.

Literature Number: 48W-61579-0
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