Hioki LCR Meters and Impedance Analyzers range from 1mHz to 3GHz devices to suit a wide range of applications in the testing of electronic components. The IM3536 raises the industry standard for general-purpose LCR meters by offering a wide DC and 4Hz to 8MHz testing frequency while delivering 0.05% accuracy, ideal for evaluating the characteristics of next generation electronic components, including power supply inductors thanks to the instrument’s maximum measurement frequency of 8MHz.


Key Features

  • DC, 4Hz to 8MHz measurement frequency

  • High-speed measurement of 1ms (fastest time)

  • High-precision measurement of ±0.05% rdg. (representative value)

  • Guaranteed accuracy range from 1 mΩ, low-impedance measurement with unmatched repeatability

  • DC bias function: Measure under conditions simulating actual use or in accordance with industry standards

  • Exceptional specifications and cost-performance for a wide range of applications, from R&D to production lines

Basic specifications (Accuracy guaranteed for 1 year, Post-adjustment accuracy guaranteed for 1 year)

Measurement modes LCR, Continuous testing
Measurement parameters Z, Y, θ, X, G, B, Q, Rdc (DC resistance), Rs (ESR), Rp, Ls, Lp, Cs, Cp, D (tanδ), σ, ε
Measurement range 100 mΩ to 100 MΩ, 10 ranges (All parameters are determined according to Z)
Display range Z: 0.00 m to 9.99999 GΩ, Y: 0.000 n to 9.99999 GS, θ: ± (0.000° to 180.000°), Q: ± (0.00 to 9999.99), Rdc: ± (0.00 m to 9.99999 GΩ),
D: ± (0.00000 to 9.99999), Δ%: ± (0.000 % to 999.999 %), or other
Basic accuracy Z ±0.05% rdg. θ: ±0.03° (representative value, Measurable range: 1 mΩ to 200 MΩ)
Measurement frequency 4 Hz to 8 MHz (5 digits setting resolution, minimum resolution 10 mHz)
Measurement signal level [Normal mode: V mode/CV mode]
4 Hz to 1.0000 MHz: 10 mV to 5 Vrms (maximum 50 mArms)
1.0001 MHz to 8 MHz: 10 mV to 1 Vrms (maximum 10mArms)
[Low impedance high accuracy mode: V mode/CV mode]
4 Hz to 1.0000 MHz: 10 mV to 1 Vrms (maximum 100 mArms)
[Normal mode: CC mode]
4 Hz to 1.0000 MHz: 10 μA to 50 mArms (maximum 5 Vrms)
1.0001 MHz to 8 MHz: 10 μA to 10 mArms (maximum 1 Vrms)
[Low impedance high accuracy mode: CC mode]
4 Hz to 1.0000 MHz: 10 μA to 100 mArms (maximum 1 Vrms)
[DC resistance measurement]
Measurement signal level: Fixed at 1 V
DC bias measurement Generating range: DC voltage 0 V to 2.50 V (10 mV resolution)
In low Z high accuracy mode: 0 V to 1 V (10 mV resolution)
Output impedance Normal mode: 100 Ω, Low impedance high accuracy mode: 10 Ω
Display 5.7-inch color TFT with touch panel
Functions Comparator, BIN measurement (10 categories for 2 measurement parameters), Trigger function, Open/short compensation, Contact check, Panel loading/saving, Memory function
Interfaces EXT. I/O( HANDLER) ,USB, USB flash drive, LAN, GP-IB, RS-232C, BCD
Power supply 100 to 240 V AC, 50/60 Hz, 50 VA max.
Dimensions and mass 330 mm (12.99 in) W × 119 mm (4.69 in) H × 230 mm (9.06 in) D, 4.2 kg (148.1 oz)
Accessories Power cord ×1, Instruction manual ×1, LCR application disc (Communications user manual) ×1

Additional information






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