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6-Series MSO


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MSO Mixed Signal Oscilloscope

High performance for today's high-speed signals, in a scope you'll be happy to use every day.

Lowest Noise at the highest resolution

See signals you couldn't see before

  • Lowest input noise enabled by new TEK061 front-end ASICs

  • 12-bit resolution at 4 GHz and up to 16-bit resolution at 200 MHz

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Tektronix 6-Series Resolution Comparison
>75% reduction in noise from a typical oscilloscope at 1mV/div



Tektronix 6 Series MSO Demonstration




Watch 6 reasons to choose 6-Series MSO

1. Performance - Bandwidth / Sample Rate

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2. Low Noise / High Resolution

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3. Delightful User Interface

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4. Measurement and Analysis

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5. Flexible Probing

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6. Upgrades and Extras

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Advanced measurement and analysis made easy

Characterise jitter on GHz clocks and serial buses with ease. Effortlessly bring statistics into your everyday toolkit with integrated advanced measurements. For example, use the same drag and drop action for jitter or advanced power analysis as routine rise time and rms measurements.

  • Advanced Jitter Analysis

  • Advanced Power Analysis

  • High-speed Serial Compliance

  • Automated Measurements and Trend Analysis


Tektronix 6-Series MSO



Tektronix 6 Series MSO Probes

Signal fidelity starts with probes
Enter a world of versatility with four FlexChannel™ inputs. Browse your circuits with included 1 GHz, 10x probes. Connect high performance single-ended active probes or differential probes, or do both at once with new TriMode probes. Expand your view by connecting a TLP058 probe to any input and get 8 digital channels - up to 32 digital channels.
  • 1 MΩ and 50 Ω input terminations
  • Four 1 GHz low-loading, passive probes included
  • New 4, 6 and 8 GHz TriMode probes
Tektronix Flexchannel input diagram


Touchscreen that works
  • 15.6 inch, ultra-responsive touchscreen
  • Pinch/zoom/swipe
  • Button and mouse operation
Tektronix MSO64 Mixed Signal Oscilloscope touchsereen  


Tektronix 6 Series MSO Front & Side sketch








Confidence in numbers

Input Channels
4 FlexChannel inputs.
Each FlexChannel provides 1 analog signal input or 8 digital logic inputs with TLP060 probe

1, 2.5, 4, 6, or 8 GHz

Sample Rate
25 GS/s on all analog/digital channels

Record Length1
Up to 250 Mpoints on all analog/digital channels



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

Trigger Frequency Counter2
8 digit

15.6-inch (385 mm)
TFT color HD (1920 x 1080) resolution Capacitive (multi-touch) touchscreen

1 - Optional and upgradeable
2 - Free with product registration


Add functionality or performance as your needs change
  • Add Bandwidth up to 8 GHz
  • Increase Record Length up to 250 Mpoints on each channel
  • Add Logic Probes for up to 32 Digital Channels
  • Add Windows 10 Operating System
  • Add an Arbitrary / Function Generator
  • Add advanced analysis: Serial decode/trigger, Automated Compliance, Power, Jitter
Tektronix MSO64 Upgradeability  


Tektronix 4 Series MSO Electromagnetic interference (EMI) troubleshooting








Electromagnetic interference (EMI) troubleshooting

With the Spectrum View option, each analog channel on the 6 Series MSO can show you a time domain waveform, a spectrum or both. The time and frequency plots are synchronized to help you quickly determine which signals are the victims and which are the aggressors.

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What's in the box?
  • 4 TPP1000 1 GHz, low-C passive probes

  • 1-year warranty on the included probes

  • 3-year warranty on the instrument

  • Mouse, power cord and front cover with attached accessory pouch

  • Printed Installation Manual covers safety and basic operation

  • Comprehensive Integrated Online Help

  • Certificate of traceability

Tektronix MSO64  - what's in the box












up to 8GHz

25 GS/s per channel

up to 250 Mpoints

12 bits


Up to 32


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First Impressions

Application Notes & Technical Briefs

AppNote_Troubleshooting Jitter  App Note - Digital Clock
App Note In-circuit measurement of inductors Technical Brief - FastFrame
App Note Debugging SPMI Tektronix App Note SENT bus debugging
Tektronix App Note Automotive bus debugging Tektronix App Note Power Supply Measurement with 4-5-6 PWR