Product News: Electronic Components & Devices
Analog Radio Test Set uses digital measurement technology.
Press Release Summary:
June 20, 2014 - Designed for 100 W continuous input power and 150 W peak input power, R&S CMA180 enables manufacturers and service technicians to test analog radios in 100 kHz to 3 GHz frequency range. Unit uses integrated ARB generator for software implemented test signal generation and enables users to generate any output signal with bandwidth up to 20 MHz. Engineers can also use instrument's integrated sequencer to configure and run automatic test sequences.
Original Press Release
The New R&S CMA180 Radio Test Set Uses State of the Art Digital Measurement Technology for Testing Analog Radios
Press release date: June 11, 2014
Munich — The R&S CMA180 radio test set enables manufacturers and service technicians to test analog radios in the 100 kHz to 3 GHz frequency range. Its large touchscreen and straightforward menu provide for especially simple and fast operation. The R&S CMA180 uses an integrated ARB generator for software implemented test signal generation. Users can generate any output signal with a bandwidth of up to 20 MHz – a feature normally offered only in radiocommunications testers several times more expensive.
The R&S CMA180 is the world's first radiocommunications tester that allows users to generate additional signals with just a few mouse clicks, such as interfering signals for co channel rejection measurements. Service technicians and test engineers can also use the instrument's integrated sequencer to configure and run automatic test sequences.
The R&S CMA180 radio test set is designed for 100 W continuous input power and 150 W peak input power and is the only tester in its price class capable of processing such high input levels. Thanks to digital signal processing, the R&S CMA180 delivers extremely precise measurement results and is ideal for testing software defined radios.
For high precision power measurements, Rohde & Schwarz offers optional extremely linear power sensors that can also be used with the R&S CMA180.
The R&S CMA180 radio test set is now available from Rohde & Schwarz. For details, go to www.rohde-schwarz.com/ad/press/cma180.
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Rohde & Schwarz
The Rohde & Schwarz electronics group is a leading supplier of solutions in the fields of test and measurement, broadcasting, secure communications, and radiomonitoring and radiolocation. Founded 80 years ago, this independent global company has an extensive sales network and is present in more than 70 countries. It has around 9300 employees and achieved a net revenue of EUR 1.9 billion (USD 2.5 billion) in fiscal year 2012/2013 (July 2012 through June 2013). The company is headquartered in Munich, Germany.