I3C BasicSM Protocol Analyzer Plugin for Saleae Logic

Binho is proud to introduce the first I3C BasicSM Protocol Analyzer for firmware development and embedded systems testing. Leave that stack of silicon-validation equipment in the lab, speed up development, and save a pile of money all at the same time.

Key Features

  • Supports the latest I3C BasicSM Specification (v1.1.1)
  • Support for 12.5MHz Single Data Rate (SDR) Mode
  • Direct & Broadcast CCC Command Decoding
  • Support for In-Band Interrupts and Hotjoin Requests
  • Support for Private Read & Private Write
  • Byte-Level and Transaction-Level Decoding
  • Real-Time Decoding & HLA Support
  • Support for Automated I3C Testing

Software Compatibility

  • Works with Logic 1.x (version Logic 1.2.29 and up)
  • Works with Logic 2.x (version Logic 2.3.43 and up)
  • Cross-Platform Support (Windows, Mac, & Ubuntu)

Hardware Compatibility

  • Saleae Logic Pro 8 and Logic Pro 16
  • Saleae Logic 8 (I3C Bus Voltage cannot be less than 1.8V)

Target Applications

  • Firmware Development & Testing
  • Device Driver Development & Testing
  • Automated Hardware Testing
  • DDR5 / JESD300-5 Serial Presence Detect Implementations
  • MCTP over I3C / BMC Implementations

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Debuging I3C Transactions Has Never Been Easier!


Flexible Licensing

We offer on-demand flex licensing as well as a node-locked licensing solutions. Our flex licensing allows the license to be shared among team members working on internet-connected PCs, whereas the node-locked license solution works on computers without internet access, no tedious license server setup required. Two tiers of functionality - only pay for the features that you'll use.


Protocol Support

  • Supports the latest I3C BasicSM Specification (v1.1.1)
  • Direct & Broadcast CCC Commands
  • Private Read & Private Write Transactions
  • In-Band Interrupts and Hotjoin Requests
  • Backward Compatibility I2C Decoding
  • Byte-Level Protocol Decoding
  • Transaction-Level Protocol Decoding
  • Up to 12.5MHz Single Data Rate (SDR) Mode
  • Support for HDR Double Data Rate (DDR) Mode
  • Support for HDR Bulk Transport (BT) Mode
  • Support for Multi-Lane Transfers
  • Decoding Support for JESD300-5 Serial Presence Detect

Software Support

  • Cross-Platform Support for Windows, Mac, & Ubuntu
  • Works with Saleae Logic 1.2.29 and up
  • Works Saleae Logic 2.3.43 and up
  • Real-Time Decoding
  • High-Level Analyzer (HLA) Support

Hardware Compatibility

  • Saleae Logic 8 (I3C Bus Voltage cannot be less than 1.8V)
  • Saleae Logic Pro 8
  • Saleae Logic Pro 16

Tech Support

  • Updates and Bugfixes
  • Tech Support via Email
  • Tech Support via Phone/Video

Licensing Options

  • Perpetual License
  • Annual License













Trial Period

All licenses include a 7-day trial period. If for any reason you're not satisfied with the analyzer plugin, we'll issue a full refund.


A purchase of the I3C BasicSM Analyzer Plugin for Saleae Logic includes the following digital files:

  • I3C Basic Analyzer Plugin binaries for Windows (.dll), MacOS (.so), and Linux (.so)
  • I3C Transactions HLA Extensions (Including JESD300-5 Serial Presence Detect)
  • Automation API Example Scripts (Python)
  • Example I3C Capture files (.sal)
  • Getting Started Guide [PDF]
  • Analyzer Datasheet [PDF]

Note: This analyzer plugin requires hardware and software from Saleae in order to be useful. Saleae Logic desktop software is available free-of-charge for use with their hardware devices. Saleae hardware can be purchased here, or use the devices that you already own.


Payments must be made in US Dollars. Credit Cards and Bank Transfers Accepted. NET30 Terms available with prior approval.

Learn More

Accelerate your I3C Development with the I3C BasicSM Protocol Analyzer Plugin for Saleae Logic

Check it out for yourself with our interactive demo!

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Verified at I3C Interop Workshops!

We brought the analyzer to the I3C Interop Workshop (Munich, June 2022) and the MIPI I3C Plugest (San Jose, June 2023) to confirm it's performance with many existing and upcoming I3C devices and tools. This gives us the confidence to state that our I3C BasicSM Analyzer Plugin is truly a best-in-class I3C development tool.

Photo Credits: MIPI Alliance

Still on the fence? Schedule a Demo!

Curious to learn more? Join us for a 20-minute live demo. We'll give a brief overview of the capabilities and features of the I3C Basic Analyzer Plugin, and then take it for a test drive using Saleae Logic to capture and decode I3C transactions from our demo setup. We're also happy to field any specific questions you may have.

Schedule an I3C Analyzer Plugin Demo + Q&A Session

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