TRADE NEWS: Agilent Technologies Introduces Benchtop Digital Multimeter Designed to Turbocharge Electronic Test and Measurement

  TRADE NEWS: Agilent Technologies Introduces Benchtop Digital Multimeter
  Designed to Turbocharge Electronic Test and Measurement Applications

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SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- January 22, 2013

Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) today announced the 34450A 5½ digit
Benchtop Digital Multimeter, designed to turbocharge electronic test and
measurement applications for industrial and educational use.

The Agilent 34450A is the fastest benchtop digital multimeter in its class,
capable of measuring up to 190 readings per second with 0.015 percent DCV
accuracy. Its multiple connectivity options, including USB 2.0, serial
interface (RS-232) and general-purpose interface bus (GPIB), give users
greater flexibility when transferring data to a PC for analysis.

“When working in a fast-paced environment, customers seek to achieve
breakthroughs in their daily measurement tasks,” said Ee Huei Sin, vice
president and general manager of Agilent’s Basic Instruments Division. “The
34450A’s rapid measurement capabilities really contribute to their
productivity needs.”

The Agilent 34450A DMM can deliver up to 50,000 readings of onboard memory,
allowing users to log up to 14 hours of data at one sample per second. Plus,
to simplify day-to-day tasks, it comes with a built-in histogram, performs
basic statistical functions and provides simple data analysis.

This multipurpose dual-display device can perform 11 measurement functions.
Its high-contrast OLED display enables users to easily set up measurement
functions using the one-page menu. Built-in code compatibility simplifies
migration of existing test programs to the 34450A DMM.

U.S. Pricing and Availability

The Agilent 34450A DMM is available now at a list price of $787. More
information is available at www.agilent.com/find/34450A-pr. Images are
available at www.agilent.com/find/34450A_images. A product video is available
at www.agilent.com/find/34450A_video.

About Agilent Technologies

Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) is the world’s premier measurement company
and a technology leader in chemical analysis, life sciences, diagnostics,
electronics and communications. The company’s 20,500 employees serve customers
in more than 100 countries. Agilent had net revenues of $6.9 billion in fiscal
2012. Information about Agilent is available at www.agilent.com.

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