High-Precision Bridge-Based Sensor USB Device


The DT9838 USB data acquisition (DAQ) device provides simultaneous, high-accuracy analog inputs for bridge-based sensor measurements. This device includes half and full bridge completion circuitry, internal bridge excitation, and can be configured for general purpose voltage measurements.

Analog Input
Channels Resolution Max Sample Rate Sampling
4 24-bit 52.7 kS/s/ch Simultaneous
Ranges Isolation
±250 mV
Thermocouple RTD Bridge-based Voltage
Yes Yes
Analog Output
Channels Resolution Speed
Digital I/O
Channels Counter/Timers Tachometer
Software Power
OS Support Drivers Power
Windows® Open Layers® SW Suite Bus powered

Part Number Description Qty Price
DT9838 USB data acquisition (DAQ) device with four simultaneous analog inputs, 24-bit resolution, up to 52.7 kS/s sample rate, bridge-based sensor inputs with half and quarter bridge completion, and internal excitation up to 10 V. $1,830.00
Accessories & Cables
BNC DIN RAIL KIT Kit for mounting the DT980X Series USB modules to a DIN rail. Horizontal or vertical mounting fits any application. Includes mounting clips, screws, mounting adaptor, and instructions. Rail not included.
EP386 RJ45 Patch Panel, contains four RJ45 connectors that are wired in parallel, to connect four DT9837, DT9838, and/or DT9847 modules together using the Sync Bus
EP394 +5V external power supply
EP398 RJ50 Cables (qty 4) used to connect four screw terminal panels to DT9838
STP STRAIN RJ50 to Screw Terminal Panel Adaptor (qty 4)
STP STRAIN 120 RJ50 to Screw Terminal Panel Adaptor with a 120 Ohm quarter-bridge completion resistor installed (qty 4)
DASYLab® LITE Icon-Based Data Acquisition, Graphics, and Control Software
More Options...
DASYLab® BASIC Icon-Based Data Acquisition, Graphics, Control, and Analysis Software. Includes standard analysis modules and unlimited module count. - Most Popular $1,299.00
DASYLab® FULL Icon-Based Data Acquisition, Graphics, Control, and Analysis Software. Includes all DASYLab Basic features plus standard modules, 200 layout windows, unlimited module count, and control sequencer. $1,799.00
DASYLab® PRO Icon-Based Data Acquisition, Graphics, Control, and Analysis Software. Includes all DASYLab Full features plus advanced signal analysis and control modules. $2,499.00
DASYLab® RUNTIME DASYLab Runtime allows you to run an existing worksheet application on an additional computer (with compatible hardware configurations) $449.00
Signal Processing Component Library for .NET Signal Processing Component Library for .NET License Key

Product Reviews

Questions & Answers

Included Software

  • DT-Open Layers for .NET a simple to use, yet powerful native .NET class library for developing test and measurement applications in Microsoft Visual Studio®
  • LV-LinkTM a library of VIs (Virtual Instruments) that enable LabVIEW™ programmers to access the data acquisition features of DT-Open Layers-compliant USB and PCI devices
  • DAQ Adaptor for MATLAB® MATLAB® from The MathWorks® is a software environment and programming language used for data acquisition, data analysis, measurement automation, and application development
  • QuickDAQ Base Package Data Logging Software

Optional Software

  • DASYLab®2020 Software lets you interactively develop PC-based data acquisition applications by simply attaching functional icons
  • QuickDAQ Data Logging and FFT Analysis Software
  • QuickDAQ Advanced FFT Analysis Option acquire and display from all Data Translation USB and Ethernet data acquisition devices that support analog input streaming

Product Manuals



Quick Start Guide





Programming Example Downloads      download

Product Videos

MCC Video Library
1 Year Warranty

1 Year Warranty

All products are backed with a one year warranty. Buy with confidence.

30 Day Money Back Guarantee


If you aren’t happy, simply return the product for a full refund (U.S. customers only).

Live Help

Live Help

Having trouble deciding which product is right for your application? Chat with one of our sales engineers.