logic analyzers under USD $500

Richard Sharpe realrichardsharpe at gmail.com
Sat Nov 5 13:12:02 EDT 2011

On Sat, Nov 5, 2011 at 8:44 AM, Ron K. Jeffries <rjeffries at gmail.com> wrote:
> A friend uses this USD $389 logic analyizer from Intronix in his lab. How do
> the specs look?
> https://www.pctestinstruments.com/logicport/specifications.htm
> He also mentioned USD $149 http://www.saleae.com/logic/ which costs less but
> does less,
> but (he says) is somewhat easier to use.
> I.m interested in I2C and  SPI and like the fact that Intronix has protocol
> decoders (may be wrong term)
> for those protocols.
> It would be easier to convince my CFO (and spouse) that I should spend less
> money,
> but the under $400 cost of Intronix will not end our marriage. That's A Good
> Thing.

Have you looked at the Dangerous Prototypes Logic Sniffer?


There is an open-source Java client out there that should (I think I
have tried it) run on Linux.

Richard Sharpe

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