July 28, 2014 — North Logan, UT— Ophir Photonics, global leader in precision laser measurement equipment and a Newport Corporation brand, today announced the USB option for StarLite, the company’s low cost, handheld laser power / energy meter. The USB Activation Code allows StarLite to communicate directly with a PC via USB; it also allows the meter to display all measurements on the company’s StarLab 3.0 laser measurement software. A compact, handheld unit, StarLite displays a variety of beam measurements, including power, single shot energy, energy and frequency of high repetition rate lasers, and beam position and size. A large, 320x240 pixel TFT display with 16mm digits provides increased legibility, and monitors power from pW to many kW or energy from pJ to hundreds of Joules. The USB option adds PC communication and data processing capabilities.