Agilent 34410A

Overview of the Agilent 34410A Digital Multimeter

The Agilent 34410A is a high-precision digital multimeter designed for demanding measurement applications. It is part of Agilent’s 34410A series and offers enhanced performance, faster measurements, and greater accuracy compared to its predecessors. This multimeter is ideal for use in R&D, manufacturing, and various testing environments where reliable and precise data is crucial.

  • Status: Obsolete, Discontinued
  • Similar Models: HP 34410A, Agilent 34410A, Keysight 34410A
  • Replaced by Keysight 34465A

Features of the Agilent 34410A Digital Multimeter

  • High Accuracy and Precision
  • DC voltage accuracy: Up to 0.0030% for 1-year specifications.
  • 6.5-digit resolution for detailed and precise measurements.
  • Measurement Capabilities
  • Voltage: Measures AC and DC voltage up to 1000V.
  • Current: Measures AC and DC current up to 3A.
  • Resistance: Measures resistance from 100 μΩ to 100 MΩ.
  • Frequency: Measures frequency from 3 Hz to 300 kHz.
  • Capacitance: Enhanced capacitance measurement capabilities.
  • Continuity and Diode Test: Includes functions for testing continuity and diodes.
  • Fast Measurement Speed
  • Up to 10,000 readings per second at 5.5 digits.
  • Rapid data acquisition for high-speed testing environments.

HP 34410A digital multimeter specifications:

Specification CategoryDetails
Measurement Functions
DC Voltage Range100 mV to 1000V
AC Voltage Range100 mV to 750V
DC Current Range100 μA to 3A
AC Current Range100 μA to 3A
Resistance Range100 Ω to 100 MΩ
Frequency Range3 Hz to 300 kHz
Capacitance Range1 nF to 10,000 μF
DC Voltage Accuracy±(0.0030% + 0.0005% of reading)
AC Voltage Accuracy±(0.06% + 0.03% of reading)
DC Current Accuracy±(0.05% + 0.04% of reading)
AC Current Accuracy±(0.15% + 0.05% of reading)
Resistance Accuracy±(0.01% + 0.002% of reading)
Frequency Accuracy±(0.01% + 0.003% of reading)
Capacitance Accuracy±(1% + 0.5% of reading)
Display TypeDigital VFD
Display Digits6.5 digits
Display Count1,200,000 counts
Special Features
True RMSYes
Min/Max RecordingYes
Data LoggingYes, with built-in memory for up to 50,000 readings
Fast Measurement SpeedUp to 10,000 readings per second at 5.5 digits
Connectivity and Interfaces
InterfacesUSB 2.0, LAN, GPIB
Remote ControlYes
LXI ComplianceLXI Class C
Power Supply100V/120V/220V/240V AC, 45-66 Hz
Environmental Specifications
Operating Temperature0°C to 55°C (32°F to 131°F)
Storage Temperature-40°C to 75°C (-40°F to 167°F)
Humidity80% up to 40°C; 70% up to 55°C
Physical Specifications
Dimensions88 x 213 x 348 mm (3.5 x 8.4 x 13.7 inches)
Weight3.6 kg (8 lbs)
Safety and Compliance
Safety RatingCAT I 1000V, CAT II 300V
ComplianceIEC 61010-1, UL, CSA, and CE
This table provides a clear and concise view of the HP 34410A digital multimeter’s specifications.
  • User Interface
  • Clear and bright VFD display for easy readability.
  • Intuitive front panel design with simple operation.
  • Connectivity and Compatibility
  • Standard USB 2.0, LAN, and GPIB interfaces for remote control and data logging.
  • LXI Class C compliant for easy integration into automated test systems.
  • Data Logging and Storage
  • Extensive built-in memory for storing up to 50,000 readings.
  • Efficient data logging capabilities for detailed analysis.
  • Robust Design
  • Durable and reliable construction suited for both bench-top and field applications.
  • Enhanced durability for long-term use in demanding environments.
  • Additional Features
  • Auto-ranging capability for user convenience.
  • True RMS AC voltage and current measurements for accurate readings across various waveforms.
  • Multiple mathematical functions for data analysis, including statistics, min/max, dB, dBm, and peak hold.
  • Programmable measurement features for customized testing protocols.


The Agilent 34410A digital multimeter offers high accuracy, fast measurement speeds, and extensive capabilities, making it a superior choice for professionals requiring precise and reliable data in various testing applications. Its advanced features, robust design, and connectivity options ensure it meets the needs of modern R&D and manufacturing environments.

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