B&K Precision, represented by Unispan Instruments , has released the model 866 universal device programmer with a USB port for fast communication.
The device has been designed for ease-of-use with most laptop computers and for fast, reliable performance. It has extensive device libraries that are constantly updated. B+K Precision also offers a line of socket adapters to interface with almost any IC package including PLCC, SOIC, TSOP, DIP, TQFP, SSOP, PSOP, or QFP.
It is suitable for programming EPROM, EEPROM/Flash, Serial EPROM, microcontroller, PLD and BPROM devices. The programmer comes with a 48-pin ZIF socket that eliminates the need for an adapter for any DIP device up to 48 pins.
Buffer features including erase, random data fill, fill block, copy block, move block, swap block, buffer print, find text, replace text, 8-bit and 16-bit view modes, go to address, and checksum calculator. The unit is Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP compatible and comes equipped with a standard parallel printer port interface.