B&K Precision Launches Major pwrApp Update

App Adds Support for Wireless Control of 9170/9180 Series Power Supplies

YORBA LINDA, CA, Jan 28, 2014 -- B&K Precision today has relaunched its iOS application, ‘pwrApp’, for iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch. Adding to the app's value-offering of local wireless control for XLN-GL series power supplies, B&K Precision’s pwrApp now adds support for 9170/9180 series power supplies with LAN interface cards.

Features of the app include improved stability, an updated GUI with interactive power supply control, export of monitored data via AirPrint or email in a CSV file, and multi-channel control of dual channel models, 9173 and 9174.

B&K’s pwrApp continues to offer all previously available features, including multi-language support, in-app demo mode, device monitor with audible trigger alarms, and device program functions.

Available for immediate download, pwrApp is free of charge to all users, and is compatible with devices running iOS 6 and later.

For pwrApp screenshots, XLN information, hardware/software requirements, and to download pwrApp, visit:


About B&K Precision
For more than 60 years, B&K Precision Corporation has been building a reputation for excellence in the design and manufacture of reliable and cost-effective test and measurement instruments. The company’s products are used in a wide range of applications including design, research and development, production line testing, industrial maintenance, and electronic field service. B&K Precision test and measurement instruments are standard equipment in a large number of universities and technical schools which train future engineers and technicians. B&K Precision was founded in 1951 and is headquartered in Yorba Linda, California.

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