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Red Pitaya: Open instruments for everyone

A project in Newport News, VA by Red Pitaya

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Technologies yesterday available only to research labs and industry turn your iPhone, tablet or PC into an amazing instrument.
Backers: 826
Average Pledge Per Backer: $310

Funded: $256,125 of $50,000
Dates: Jul 22nd -> Sep 20th (60 days)
Project By: Red Pitaya
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Latest News

Smart All-In-One Tool For Makers Hits Kickstarter

January 23rd - via:
2014 is turning out to be the year of the smart oscilloscopes. Red Pitaya was announced on Kickstarter last year and DSLogic is a new Kickstarter that reached its funding goal and was officially funded today. Just recently, a new contender hit the scene. A new team from Belgium called LabNation is offering a 50 MHz bandwidth digital “smart”-oscilloscope for a very reasonable $179. It’s called the SmartScope. Marketing spent most of their budget on that one. (Read More)

1 Gbit ethernet upgrade reached, Red Pitaya project has not ended yet

September 17th - via:
Hi Kickstarters We must claim: Red Pitaya has the best backers ever! Together with your incredible trust and willingness to adapt Red Pitaya empowering tool and vision, we have reached our second stretch goal. We passed $200k milestone, what brings... (Read More)

Diagnostic Red Pitaya kit available to Early Birds

September 17th - via:
Hi Kickstarters,  It seems that we will soon reach the 200k extended goal...  Thanks for your awesome support! We are glad to see you so motivated.   We announce that all the Early Bird backers can now add $40 to their pledge and get the... (Read More)

Red Pitaya back-end measurements

September 13th - via:
Hi Kickstarters,  We are finalizing the Red Pitaya testing and we are happy to share with you some measurements related to the back-end. The updated specifications and the measurements are available on Red Pitaya Kickstarter page.   The Red... (Read More)

Bring new backers to gain Red Pitaya 1Gb ethernet upgrade! Only 8 days left …

September 11th - via:
Hi Kickstarters Today is a happy day! :-) Red Pitaya on Kickstarter has already gone beyond the 300 % milestone. What is more, thanks to your support and trust our first stretch goal was reached successfully yesterday at about 21.30 CET. We are... (Read More)

Red Pitaya enclosure preview

September 3rd - via:
Hi Kickstarters Many of you have been asking about the Red Pitaya enclosure. Here is the preview. What do you think?  Red Pitaya team  (Read More)

Turn your Red Pitaya into a pocket instrument

September 2nd - via:
Hi Kickstarters Yesterday our friend engineer Elvis stopped by our lab and shared with us a fantastic idea about how to turn the Red Pitaya into a pocket instrument.  Red Pitaya, wifi dongle, a small SMA probe and a thin battery pack on the back of... (Read More)

Let’s build our community together and reach Red Pitaya second stretch goal

September 2nd - via:
Hi Kickstarters  Our first stretch goal was more RAM, which we announced two weeks ago. And, as promised, it is not the last one! Since then we have been working on upgrading Red Pitaya with another feature that will respond best to your... (Read More)

Red Pitaya RF front end characterization

August 28th - via:
Hello Red Pitaya backers!  We are finalising the Red Pitaya testing and we are happy to share with you some results. Red Pitaya specifications were updated and we have also added the latest measurements on the Kickstarter page.  (Read More)

Red Pitaya T-shirts

August 20th - via:
Hello Kickstarters! Since Red Pitaya logo looks so great it would be a pity not having one on a T-shirt. All of you that have already backed Red Pitaya, can get T-shirt by simply adding $25 to current pledge.  (Read More)

Announcing Red Pitaya stretch goal

August 14th - via:
Hi Kickstarters, we are very excited about the feedback we are receiving from you. There are so many awesome ideas and applications of Red Pitaya and it so great seeing people contributing to its community. This is exactly what Red Pitaya is all... (Read More)

Have a look at some of the contributed ideas

August 6th - via:
Hello backers, this is Borut from the Red Pitaya team. We have been receiving constructive feedback and suggestions from many of you. Thank you all for participating. We decided to share with you some of the contributed ideas: - Baseband SDR as well... (Read More)

Thank you!

July 23rd - via:
Thank you for your awesome support, all great comments and constructive feedback! You helped us reach our goal in less than 3 days, but what is most important, you showed us there are many people out there who like and believe in Red Pitaya concept... (Read More)

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