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Firmware for U1610A/U1620A Handheld Digital Oscilloscope

Release Date Version Version Description
2014-05-15 0.150.16 Firmware Installation for U1610A/U1620A Handheld Digital Oscilloscope.

How to Download

  • Download the firmware zip file, unzip and copy the files ­updateNewATN.bin­ & ­updateNewATO.bin­ to a clean USB thumb drive (in root directory).

How to Install

  • NOTE:The firmware upgrade will reset system settings and erase waveform setup. Only waveform traces can be retrieved in the new firmware version.
    1: Plug the USB thumb drive into the handheld scope.
    2: Press ­User­ button and select ­Host­ by toggling (pressing F1) the selection under the USB menu.
    3: Press ­User­ button and select ­Service­ by pressing F4 key.
    4: Select ­Update firmware­ by pressing F1 key.
    5: Choose OK to proceed with the firmware update.
    6: The unit will update the firmware and reboot automatically.
    Do note that system will takes approximately 1 minute for the copying process to take place (DO NOT press ­OK­ repeatedly during this process).
    7: The unit will update the firmware and reboot automatically.
    8: Press ­User­ and select ­System Information­ (F5) key to check the firmware revision as follows:-
    -Firmware: 0.150.16.C (For 100MHz scope, U1610A)
    -Firmware : 0.150.16.A (For 200MHz scope, U1620A)


  • Does Not Require a License

Supporting Documentation

Add-On Software / Utilities


Installs on:


Operating System

  • Windows 7
  • Windows Vista


  • Ensure the handheld scope is loaded with firmware version 130.4 or above before you proceed.­You are required to upgrade the handheld scope to version 130.4 if the current version is 126.1 / 128.21 / 129.0

Supported Instruments

  • U1610A,U1620A