Semiconductor Curve Tracer CS-5000 Series

Ideal for measuring the characteristics of various semiconductors such as IGBTs, MOSFETs, transistors, and diodes, etc.
  • Maximum peak voltage 5,000V (high voltage mode)
  • Maximum peak current 1,500A (CS-5400 high current mode)
  • All models equipped with LEAKAGE mode (1pA cursor resolution)
  • USB port to save screen data and setup data
  • Equipped with LAN interface for remote control
CS-3100, CS-3200, CS-3300

Easy-to-understand measurement screen

Graphical configuration screen

Configuration screen

Transistor V-I characteristic example (Trace mode)

Example of V-I characteristics of transistor (TRACE mode)

Vbe and Ic waveforms in the large current pulse mode (Wave mode)

Vbe/lc waveform in high current pulse mode (WAVE mode)

CS-5000 Series Specifications

Collector supply HV mode

Model CS-5000 Series common
Mode/polarity Full-wave rectification/ + - 、DC/ + - 、LEAKAGE/ + - 、AC
Maximum peak voltage 5kV 300V 30V
Maximum peak current
(maximum peak pulse current *)
Maximum peak power At 5kV:320mW / 3.2W / 32W
At 300V:120mW / 1.2W / 120W / 390W
Horizontal axis range 50mV~500V/div

* The maximum instantaneous current value that can be generated (varies depending on the target to be measured and conditions) measurement should be less than or equal to the maximum peak current value.

Collector supply HC mode

Model CS-5100 CS-5200 CS-5300 CS-5400
Mode/polarity HC mode Not mounted Pulse/ + -
Maximum peak voltage 40V 30V
Maximum peak current 400A 40A 1,000A 400A 40A 1,500A 600A 60A
Maximum peak power 4kW 400W 10kW 4kW 400W 12kW 4.5kW 400W
Pulse width Pulse width is variable at 50µs to 400µs (10µs resolution)
Measurement point The measurement point can be specified (10µs resolution)
Vertical axis range 100mA~50A/div 100mA~100A/div 100mA~200A/div
Test fixture CS-303 CS-304

Common Specifications

Loop correction Hardware Correction of floating capacitance between collector supply and ground
Software Pseudo-looping through software optimization
Step generator Offset Setting range -10 ~ +10 x STEP AMPLITUDE Setting
Resolution 1% of STEP AMPLITUDE setting
Current mode Range 50nA to 200mA per step, 21 steps 1-2-5 switching
Maximum current 2A
Maximum voltage 10V or more
Voltage mode Range 50mV to 2V per step, 6 steps 1-2-5 switching
Maximum current 500mA~(~8V), 200mA~(~15V), 10mA~(~40V)
Maximum voltage ±40V
Step rate 2x 50Hz or 60Hz (1x in AC mode), pulse interval in HC mode
Pulse step Pulse width 50µs~400µs (10µs step)
When in HC mode, the pulse width is 100µs wide before and after the pulse of the collector supply
Number of steps 0~20 Step
AUX output Range OFF, -40V~+40V (Variable in 100mV steps)
Vertical axis
(full scale 10div)
Collector current Range HV mode:1µA/div to 2A/div, 20 steps 1-2-5 switching (HC mode is not included)
Accuracy 2% + 0.05 x VERT/div of readout
To this, add the loop correction error for the following maximum peak voltages
0.5µA(30V), 1µA(300V), 6µA(3kV), 12µA(5kV)
Specify at least 10% of the maximum peak voltage for 30V, 300V, and 3kV, and at least 30% for 5kV
Range 1nA/div~2mA/div, 20 step 1-2-5 switching
(Collector supply mode is LEAKAGE)
Accuracy 2% + 0.05 x VERT/div + 1nA or less of readout
Horizontal axis
(full scale 10div)
Range HC mode:50mV/div to 5V/div, 7 steps 1-2-5 switching (HV mode is not included)
Accuracy 2% + 0.05 x HORIZ/div or less of readout
Range 50mV/div~5V/div, 7 step 1-2-5 switching
Accuracy 2% + 0.05 x HORIZ/div or less of readout
Display Display 8.4-inch TFT LCD
Number of data points 1,000 points/trace (AC, full wave rectification)
20~1,000 points/trace (SWEEP mode)
Trace display Point interpolation display, dot display
Averaging OFF, 2 to 255 times
Persistence OFF, SHORT, LONG, Infinite length
Save internal waveform (REF) 4-Panel
Cursor DOT Vert, Horiz, β or gm
fLINE Vert, Horiz, 1/grad, intercept
FREE Vert, Horiz, β or gm
WINDOW Vert, Horiz, β or gm in the WINDOW area
Data save/read Memory Setup:256 pcs, REF:4 screens
External memory USB1.1:Setup, waveform, screen hardcopy (BMP, TIFF, PNG)
Remote Equipped with remote 10BASE-T/100BASE-TX 1 port via LAN connection
Power supply AC100~240V 50/60Hz, Maximum operating power:500VA (400W), Standby:50VA (7W)
External dimensions(mm)
CS-5100 Approx. 424W x 220H x 555D (excluding protrusions and accessories)
approx. 28kg (excluding accessories)
CS- 5200, 5300, 5400 Approx. 424W x 354H x 555D (excluding protrusions and accessories)
approx. 43kg (excluding accessories)

Standard Accessories

CS-5100 / CS-5200 / CS-5300 Standard Accessories
CS-303 Fixture M
CS-500 Test adapter
Removed patch panel
Without Patch Panel
Wire set
Wire set
CS-5400 Standard Accessories
CS-304 Fixture M
CS-500 Test adapter
Removed patch panel on CS-304
Without Patch Panel
Wire set
Wire set
CS-500 Test adapter
CS-500 This is a jig for connecting the part to be measured provided by the customer and the fixture. (Standard accessories)