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MaxiScope MP408

The MaxiScope MP408 is a PC based 4-channel automotive oscilloscope. It works in combination with your PC or MaxiSys Tablet, which turns into a powerful diagnostic tool, providing you an insight to the inner workings of a vehicle’s electronic circuits. Featuring the user-friendly UI design combined with the unrivalled hardware specs, the MP408 system is able to measure and test virtually all the electrical and electronic components and circuits in any modern vehicles. Power for the MaxiScope MP408 Module comes directly from the USB port of the connected PC, making the system very versatile and portable to use.

  • Features one-click auto setup of voltage scale and time base
  • Works on all makes and models of modern vehicles
  • Compatible with LIN, CAN and FlexRay data bus standards
  • Reads and displays electrical signals in high resolution waveforms
  • Allows manual editing of measurement parameter display
  • Saves and reviews waveform data
  • Features color coded 4-channel control panel
  • Intuitive UI design features easy trigger point adjustment and real time scale info display
  • Direct power supply through USB connection
  • Free online software update through the Internet
  • Portable design with strong housing and protective rubber boot
Vertical resolution12 bits
Sensitivity10mV/div to 20V/div
PC InterfaceUSB 2.0 – Cable supplied
Power RequirementsPowered from USB port
Input Ranges (full scale)±v50mV to ±100V in 11 ranges
Input Impedance1MΩ in parallel with 22pF
Input TypeSingle-ended, BNC connector
Input CouplingSoftware selectable AC/DC
Overload Protection ±200V on single input
Buffer Memory32M samples shared among active channels
Waveform BufferUp to 1000 waveforms
Timebase Ranges100ns/div to 1000s/div
Operating Temperature Range0°C to 50°C (15°C to 40°C for quoted accuracy)
Storage Temperature Range-20°C to +60°C
Storage Humidity Range5% to 95%RH, Non-condensing
Weight< 0.5kg
Maximum Sampling Rate (Single Shot)
1 or 2 channels in use80MS/s
3 or 4 channels in use20MS/s
  • 1.5m USB Cable X1
  • Secondary Ignition Pickup – X1
  • Attenuators 20:1 – X2
  • Small Crocodile Clip Set – X1 Pair
  • Multimeter Probes – X1 Pair
  • 3m (10ft) Screened Test Leads – X4
  • 2-pin Breakout Lead – X1
  • Large Crocodile Clip Set – X1 Pair
  • Acupuncture Probe Set – X1