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This is the specification of the Ant8 logic analyzer module. Additional technical information is presented in the FAQ section.

Acquisition Logic

Sample Rate

500MHz maximum, 100Hz minimum. 5-2.5-1 sequence.


8, numbered 0 to 7

Memory Depth

3072 samples per channel



Input Levels

0.8V max for Lo, 2.0V min for Hi

Input Skew

less than 2ns, channel to channel

Input Impedance

100Kohms in parallel with 10pF

Maximum Input Voltages

+40V down to -40V



0, 1, Rising Edge, Falling Edge, Either Edge, and DON'T CARE for all channels.

Pattern Recognisers



Trigger on the condition becoming TRUE or on the condition becoming FALSE

Pass Count

0 to 1023

Trigger Logic

Multi-state trigger logic with Edge, Pattern, and Complex triggering. Complex triggering includes occurrence counting and minimum and maximum duration measurement.

Trigger Position

10% to 90% of acquisition memory, in 10% steps


Operating Temperature

5°C to 40°C

Storage Temperature

-40°C to 75°C


65 mm x 35mm x 15mm (2.5" x 1.4" x 0.6")

Power Consumption

1.5W maximum

Power Source

Via USB cable. No external power supply.

Computer Connection

USB connection to computer. Includes an attached USB cable.

Software Features

Host Computer

Logic Analyzer front panel software included for Windows 98/ME/2000/XP

Print Waveforms


Data Output

Text File and CSV File


1 main cursor plus 1 auxiliary cursor