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#1 MikaelH

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Posted 01 November 2013 - 12:54 AM

I'm the first in Australia to order my NI myRIO.

Anybody else done this? Or maybe you already received yours?

Is it as awesome as it sounds?

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Posted 01 November 2013 - 01:07 AM

Can't wait to get my hands on one of these. Didn't know they had even announced price yet let alone availability.

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Posted 01 November 2013 - 01:09 AM

$341 incl GST, here down under (if you are a student).

You can start ordering now, and it will be shipped in end of November.



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Posted 01 November 2013 - 02:07 AM

Can't wait to get my hands on one of these. Didn't know they had even announced price yet let alone availability.

Great :( More binaries to support :P


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Posted 01 November 2013 - 02:53 AM

I suspect the board only version may be much cheaper since it does not have WiFi (if you don;t need it). I'm also on Sydney and would like to get one when I have the time to play with it.



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Posted 01 November 2013 - 12:45 PM

So at NI Week the pricing mentioned was $500 for full version $400 for board only.  Since then a NI rep has said $250 student, $500 University, and $1,000 for non-academic use.  (all prices I assumed were US dollars).

 

I've been keeping my eye on the MyRIO page, and signed up for updates but haven't seen or heard anything so I just emailed my sales rep to see what my options are.  The detailed spec looks less impressive then I was hoping but still cool.  One thing I noticed is the AO rate on the FPGA is the slowest that NI offers.  Analog Input rate 500KS/s (aggregate?) and Analog Output 345KS/s.  What is odd to me is I have never seen aggregate sampling rate on an FPGA before.

 

Still I want to see what I can do with it.  Add an LCD display, and a keypad and you have a good platform for making something.


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Posted 23 November 2013 - 08:55 PM

For the money you might be better off purchasing a Labview RIO Eval kit.


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