RF& Microwave Receivers

Safety & Security Equipment, Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Wireless Doorbell Button includes 4-channel voice receiver.

January 29, 2015

When activated, Model STI-V34600 sends wireless radio signal to 4-channel voice receiver, which offers 10 tones/tunes and 53 selectable words in English or Spanish. Up to 4 tones/tunes or words can be programmed in sequence to identify which door requires assistance. Featuring 500 ft range (line of sight) between button and receiver, doorbell is supervised for low battery and signal reception and is both water- and weather-resistant for outdoor use. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

Receiver with 3.6 GHz Max Range aids EMI compliance testing.

January 13, 2015

Built on upgradeable platform, N9038A MXE EMI receiver enables EMI/EMC specialists to diagnose noncompliant emissions and help designers pinpoint root causes. Frequency range spans 20 Hz to 3.6 GHz, and available enhancements include CPU, memory, disk drives, and I/O ports. Additions of functionality and measurement applications are also supported. Receiver complies with CISPR 16-1-1 and MIL-STD-461 requirements for commercial products and military systems, respectively. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

Software Defined Radios expand applicability via feature set.

January 9, 2015

Consuming <10 W, MtRF-2000 accepts 9.5–18 Vdc (18–36 Vdc optional) and features digital RF filters, ±2.5 kHz passband tuning, 3 levels of DSP noise reduction, and noise blanker (5 levels). Model MtRF-2004 is optimized for 500 kHz to 30 MHz MF/HF bands, and receivers are suited for leave-behind SIGINT and spectrum monitoring applications. Models cover spectrum from 100 kHz to 3,000 MHz, and MRFS-2000-M series consists of 8.75 x 6.50 x 2.02 in. module housing Eurocard SDR receiver board. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

Audio/Video Receivers feature Spotify Connect.

January 9, 2015

With Spotify Connect in all models and HDMI 2.0 in top 2 models, AVR 1x1 Series delivers optimized sound reproduction with support for streaming and external devices. Models AVR 1510, AVR 1610, and AVR 1710 each extend to up to 6 HDMI devices, all 4K pass through and 3D-ready, to accommodate Blu-ray players, videogame consoles, computers, and HDTV cable boxes. MHL input also allows high definition content to play from camera, phone, or tablet directly to big screen. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

Receiver Development Platform supports L and S radar bands.

December 18, 2014

Targeting defense, communications, and instrumentation radar systems where reduced SWaP implementation is critical, AD-FMCOMMS6-EBZ integrated direct conversion receiver development platform supports L- and S-band frequency radar bands. This 400 MHz to 4.4 GHz receiver (1,350 MHz to 1,650 MHz with installed filters) features VITA57-compliant form factor and integrates AD9652 dual 16-bit ADC, ADL5566 RF/IF dual differential amplifier, and ADL5380 quadrature demodulator. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Wideband IF Receiver Chip provides wide dynamic range.

November 20, 2014

IF subsystem-on-a-chip, AD6676, uses programmable continuous-time bandpass sigma delta ADC technology to digitize IF signals from 70–450 MHz. Single-chip solution can reduce complexity of receiver designs while promoting frequency planning flexibility and optimal instantaneous dynamic range. Implementation in deep sub-micron CMOS allows oversampling by providing digitized bandwidth of up to 160 MHz, and combination of features enables reconfigurable radio architectures. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

Tactical RF Tuner has SWaP-optimized design.

October 24, 2014

Available in analog or digital format, Polaris is designed for signal intelligence collection, has ruggedized casing, and withstands high-altitude flight in UAVs. Multichannel VHF/UHF wideband tuner weighs <2.5 lb and serves such commercial applications as identification and geo-location of RFI and critical capabilities for emerging commercial cognitive radio networks; in addition to spectrum monitoring, signal intelligence technology, direction finding, and beam forming applications.
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Communication Systems & Equipment

Set Top Boxes offer HEVC compatibility and choice of interfaces.

September 8, 2014

Supporting HEVC format, SML-482 HEVC, lets operators offer choice of media entertainment with dynamic interfaces. Both SML-482 HEVC Hybrid, with single tuner in compact case, and SML-582 HEVC Hybrid, capable of hosting multiple tuners and hard disc, enable operators to combine advanced interactive services with existing broadcast infrastructure and create new services. With its footprint, built-in Wi-Fi®, and RF remote control support, SML-Stick allows out-of-sight positioning. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

Software Defined Radio Receivers are offered in 2 designs.

July 23, 2014

Covering 100 kHz to 30 MHz range, 8.75 x 6.50 x 2.02 in. MRFS-2501-M and 1U 19 in. rack-mount MRFS-2501-R are stand-alone, black box receivers housing two Eurocard SDR receiver boards. Communication is enabled via RS-232 serial, USB, or Ethernet ports, while use of 16-bit, 133 MHz ADC and Altera Cyclone III FPGA promotes sensitivity and dynamic range. These products, supporting analog audio and digital audio outputs, suit leave-behind SIGINT and spectrum monitoring applications. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

TV Tuner features dual NTSC/ATSC/QAM receivers.

July 22, 2014

Supplied on half-height PCI Express board, WinTV-HVR-2255 is designed for end users and system builders looking for dual tuner TV receiver that supports all standard TV formats used in North America, including ATSC over-the-air HD TV, clear QAM digital cable TV, NTSC analog TV, and baseband video. With dual built-in hardware MPEG-2 encoders, board will convert NTSC and baseband video into high quality MPEG-2 video. In addition, WinTV-HVR-2255 includes single channel FM radio receiver. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Green & Clean, Display & Presentation Equipment

Wireless Display Receiver is certified for Intel Pro WiDi.

May 27, 2014

ScreenBeam Pro Business Edition delivers all capabilities and performance of Intel® Pro Wireless Display (WiDi) technology as well as security and IT manageability features required by businesses and schools. Once connected to projector, TV, or other display, this compact WiDi/Miracast adapter lets users wirelessly share content from compatible laptop, smartphone, or tablet to facilitate content sharing during presentations and meetings. IT can also manage receiver via web interface. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Communication Systems & Equipment

GSM Monitoring Receiver suits government and military systems.

May 15, 2014

Using optimized IP core for Xilinx Virtex-6 FPGA, Cobalt® Model 52663 3U VPX Module is suited for mobile monitoring systems that must capture some or all of 1100 uplink and downlink signals in both upper and lower GSM bands. Unit accepts 4 analog inputs from external analog RF tuner, where GSM RF bands are down converted to IF frequency. IF signals are then digitized by 4 A/D converters and routed to 4 channelizer banks, which perform digital downconversion of all GSM channels to baseband. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

RF Tuner IC supports all terrestrial and cable TV standards.

April 29, 2014

Operating in 40–870 MHz frequency range, Model RDA5880N offers optimal phase noise and low implementation loss, which is required for advanced modulation systems. Chip requires minimal external passive components, eliminating need for low-noise amplifier, tracking filters, or SAW filters. Supplied in 40-pin 5 x 5 QFN package, digital TV tuner IC supports worldwide terrestrial and cable TV standards, including DVB-T/T2, ISDBT, ATSC, DTMB, and DVBC. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Programmable GNSS Receiver Modules measure 10 x 10 x 1.3 mm.

April 22, 2014

Venus858F-GL GPS/GLONASS receiver module, Venus858F-BD GPS/Beidou receiver module, and Venus838F GPS receiver module integrate SkyTraq Venus8 positioning engine, 1 MB Flash memory, LNA, SAW filter, 0.5 ppm TCXO, RTC crystal, and other passive components. Smallest configuration requires only antenna and power to fix position and generate NMEA output. All modules are pin compatible, support additional QZSS and SBAS signal, and offer better than -160 dBm tracking sensitivity. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices, Services

Multimedia System-on-Chip offers Bluetooth connectivity.

April 11, 2014

Integrating baseband, Bluetooth transceiver, power management unit, FM receiver, Class K audio amplifier, multimedia microcontroller, and DSP engine onto single chip, Model RDA5851S targets music and audio applications such as speaker systems, MP3 players, and stereo headsets. FM tuner and Bluetooth module include complete digital, analog, and RF functions. Supporting all popular audio formats, chip enables scalability through connectivity to SDMMC memory cards, USB, LEDs, and keypads. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Communication Systems & Equipment

Software Defined Radio features MiniPCIe card format.

March 4, 2014

Measuring 31 x 50 x 5 mm, Sidekiq supports operation as 2-channel phase coherent RF receiver or as single-channel RF transceiver providing independently tunable RF transmitter and receiver. Tuning range for RF transmitter and receiver covers 70 MHz to 6 GHz frequency range, supporting RF channel bandwidths up to 50 MHz. On-board Xilinx Spartan® 6 LX45T FPGA provides reconfigurable logic for signal processing tasks, as well as high-speed PCIe interface for performing low latency data transfer. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

HDBaseT Receiver helps create complete, single room AV system.

February 12, 2014

Suited for classrooms and conference rooms, DXE-CAT-RX3 series comprises 4 models that incorporate dual-relays, line level audio inputs with mixing controls, and de-embedding audio output. Two models add 2 x 20 W amplifier and embedded Web Control Engine. Receiver mates with DXW-2 series HDBaseT wall plates (and other HDBaseT transmitters) to create single room AV system that can handle AV distribution, display, and screen control as well as audio amplification, all over one umbilical. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

Transmitter and Receiver Modules support wireless backhaul.

December 10, 2013

Featuring standardized WR15 Waveguide Interface with +8 dBm P1dB output power, 60 GHz PRS2122 Transmitter and PRS2123 Receiver support rapid growth of multi-gigabit wireless Ethernet applications such as small cell backhaul, enterprise wireless infrastructure, and point-to-point links. Key attributes of 802.11ad modules include extremely low transition loss of less than 1 dB, flat passband response across all WiGig channels 57–66 GHz, and receiver noise figure of 5 dB. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

Slave Receiver connects transmitters to control panel.

December 6, 2013

Designed to work in conjunction with control panel and STI transmitters, STI-34098 Single Channel Slave Receiver operates up to 1,000 ft line-of-sight. Unit features 12 Vdc rating, momentary or latching operation, and Form C contact, which enables it to interconnect with another system. Wireless transmitters that operate with receiver include driveway monitors, universal alert, doorbell button alert, and both indoor and outdoor motion detectors. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

Two-Channel Analog RF Tuner is suited for intelligence systems.

November 12, 2013

Bandit® Model 7120 accepts, amplifies, filters, and downconverts 400 MHz to 4 GHz RF signals to IF signal suitable for A/D conversion by signal acquisition modules. Front panel SSMC connections on shielded PMC/XMC module aid integration into RF systems. Low noise amplifiers are provided along with 2 programmable attenuators, allowing downconversion of -60 to -20 dBm input signals in 0.5 dB steps. Input frequency is programmable across 400–4,000 MHz band with tuning resolution of <100 KHz. Read More