Parameter/CriteriaThermocoupleRTD
Typical Measurement Range-267 ’C To +2316 ‘C-240 ‘C To +649 ‘C
InterchangeabilityGoodExcellent
Long-term StabilityPoor to FairExcellent
AccuracyMediumHigh
RepeatabilityPoor to FairExcellent
Sensitivity (Output)LowGood
ResponseMedium to FastGood
LinearityFairGood
Self-HeatingNoLow
Tip (end) SensitivityExcellentFair
Lead EffectHighMedium
Size/PackagingSmall to LargeMedium to Small