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Pickit processor 3.0
This article presents the third generation of Pickit processors, which has been available since the release of Pickit 3.0.
There are two variants of the Pickit processor 3.0 that differs in terms of input power supply, external dimensions, and mountability options:
The Pickit processor 3.0-a (above left) that measures 250 x 225 x 50 millimeters and for which the input voltage is 12V DC.
The Pickit processor 3.0-b (above right) that measures 334 x 198 x 64 millimeters and for which the input voltage is 19V DC.