Signal Generators

Transportation Industry Products, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Eight-Channel AWG enables all-in-one automotive immunity testing.

March 25, 2015

Designed to fit inside transient generator, 8-channel ARB 5500 features memory for over 64,000 standard waveform segments as well as 1 GB of Clone™ memory for user-defined shapes. This arbitrary wave generator (AWG) provides necessary control for all battery simulation tests and advanced functions. With individual trigger outputs and programmable current limits, each channel supports 16-bit output with 10 MSps playback. Output range is -10 to +10 V, and frequency range is up to 500 kHz. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

TCXOs enable compliance to ITU-T G.8262.

March 20, 2015

Suited for small cell, wireless, and instrumentation applications, 7 x 5 mm Model TL602 and 5 x 3.2 mm Model ML602 are used with 0.1 Hz (and higher) filter bandwidths for compliance with T1-based hierarchy specifications such as ITU-T G.8262 Option 1 and 2 ECC and ITU-T G.813 Option 1 and 2 SEC, Stratum 3 for Sonet, IEEE1588, and Synchronous Ethernet. Units utilize analog temperature compensation and maintain 280 ppb pk-pk frequency stability over industrial temperature range of -40 to +85°C. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Single-Box VSG creates digitally modulated signals up to 40 GHz.

March 20, 2015

Combining baseband generator and RF generator with fading, AWGN, and MIMO capabilities in one box, R&S SMW200A supports microwave frequency options (100 kHz to 12.75 GHz, 100 kHz to 31.8 GHz, and 100 kHz to 40 GHz) for development applications requiring complex multichannel scenarios. This vector signal generator (VSG) creates signals for radar and satellite applications as well as 5G technology development. Integrated baseband offers RF modulation bandwidth of 160 MHz. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Test System targets in-vehicle emergency call systems.

March 13, 2015

Set up as GNSS simulator, R&S CMW500 wideband radio communication tester and R&S SMBV100A vector signal generator allow manufacturers of automatic in-vehicle systems to perform pre-conformance tests on ERA GLONASS modules in lab. R&S CMW-KA095 software simulates PSAP and controls R&S CMW500 emulating wireless communications network. With test solution, users can verify whether IVS modem can successfully initiate emergency call, transmit correct MSD, and establish voice connection with PSAP. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Vector Signal Generator suits mid-range RF test/measurement.

March 11, 2015

Comprising 3 models with respective carrier frequencies ranges of DC to 2.0/4.0/6.0 GHz, TSG4100A series can be upgraded in field to deliver more advanced vector and digital modulation capabilities. Series offers spur-free outputs with low phase noise of -113 dBc/Hz at 1 GHz, amplitude accuracy of <±0.4 dB at 1 GHz, 0 dBm CW signal from +16 dBm to -100 dBm level range, and frequency resolution of 1  Hz. OCXO time-base provides <±0.002 ppm temperature stability and <±0.05 ppm aging stability. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Universal Quad Clock (800 MHz) suits complex timing solutions.

February 24, 2015

Utilizing flexible delta-sigma modulator and 2–3 GHz VCO, XR81411 quad-output LVCMOS/LVDS/LVPECL configurable clock synthesizer generates 10–800 MHz frequencies with 4 independent PLLs. Clock outputs have phase noise jitter down to <0.2 psec, and each independent output can be configured to select from 4 different frequency multiplier settings. Supplied in 5 x 5 mm LGA package, each clock synthesizer includes integer/fractional divider that allows output frequency resolution of <2 Hz intervals. Read More

Software, Test & Measuring Instruments, Electronic Components & Devices

Smart Oscilloscope features open-source framework.

February 19, 2015

Combining multiple instruments into mobile, smart device, LabNation SmartScope works on PC, laptop, tablet, and smartphone. Unit combines dual-channel 100 MS/s oscilloscope, 50 MS/s arbitrary waveform generator, and 100 MS/s digital logic analyzer. Framework is based on FPGA registers which can be controlled from PC or tablet. Since user can flash FPGA through USB controller, there is no need for programmers. Advanced projects can use full-speed bi-directional data transfer capabilities. Read More

Services, Electronic Components & Devices

GPS Frequency Reference offers atomic clock stability.

January 27, 2015

Designed to operate in conjunction with GPS or compass satellite signal, Model IQFR-100 delivers frequency accuracy of < ±1E-12 after 24 hr of stable satellite signal lock. In event of signal loss, unit maintains accuracy of better than 5E-11 until restoration of lock due to internal reference oscillator. Housed in 1U rack mountable cabinet, IQFR-100 provides two 10 MHz square wave outputs, 2 square wave outputs at 2.048 MHz, and two 1 PPS impulse outputs with holdover specification of ≤1.5 µs. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

USB Arbitrary Waveform Generator offers configurable DIO lines.

January 27, 2015

With BNC connectors used for analog waveform output and gate control input and utility DIO lines accessed via 16-pin shrouded connector, USB-AO-ARB1 supports use in diverse embedded applications. USB 2.0 device (USB 3.0 compatible) relieves load placed on CPU by handling waveform timing at hardware level. Along with 16-bit analog output for precisely timed waveforms up to 8 MHz, features include 3 unipolar and 3 bipolar output ranges, and 4 x 4 x 1 in. powder-coated steel enclosure. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

TCXO is available from 50-100 MHz.

January 22, 2015

With very low g-sensitivity down to ≤ 7x10-11/g, Model T1241 provides optimized phase noise performance under shock and vibration. Unit features 3.3 Vdc supply, CMOS Squarewave output, and temperature stability to ±0.3 ppm in temperatures from -40 to +85°C. Housed in rugged SMT package measuring 0.680 x 0.6800 x 0.200 in., temperature compensated crystal oscillator is suitable for mobile RF applications. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Voltage Controlled Oscillator operates from 5,685-5,780 MHz.

January 22, 2015

Housed in 0.5 x 0.5 in. SMD package, Model CVCO55CXT-5685-5780 features control voltage range of 0.3~4.7 V, typical phase noise of -102 dBc/Hz at 10 KHz offset, and typical output power of +0 dBm. Pulling and Pushing are minimized to 0.5 MHz and 1.5 MHz/V, respectively, and second harmonic suppression is -30 dBc typical. With input voltage of 5 V and current consumption of 25 mA, VCO is suited for digital radio equipment, fixed wireless access, and satellite communications. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electronic Components & Devices

Handheld Shaker provides multiple frequency outputs.

January 20, 2015

With self-diagnostics to ensure data integrity, ReferenceMate™ delivers known vibration level that enables users in field to verify sensor performance and integrity of cabling and connectors between sensor and DAQ system. Portable vibration reference source provides frequency outputs of 61.4 Hz for imperial measurements, 100 Hz to simulate standard calibration conditions, and 159.2 Hz for metric measurements. LED indicators illuminate if battery levels are low or if unit is overloaded. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Voltage Controlled Oscillator operates at 1690 MHz.

January 15, 2015

Operating with control voltage range of 0.3~4.7 V, Model CVCO55CC-1690-1690 features typical phase noise of -120 dBc/Hz at 10 KHz offset. Output power is typically +2.5 dBm and input voltage is 5 V with max current consumption of 25 mA. Pulling and Pushing are minimized to 1.0 MHz and 0.5 MHz/V, respectively. Housed in 0.5 x 0.5 in. SMD package, oscillator is suited for digital radio equipment, fixed wireless access, satellite communications systems, and base stations. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Low-Powered VCO suits UHF radio and portable satellite modems.

January 5, 2015

Operating at 445–480 MHz with 0.5–2.5 Vdc tuning voltage range, V480MEM2-LF features spectrally clean signal of -113 dBc/Hz @ 100 kHz offset and tuning sensitivity of 25 MHz/V typ. RoHS-compliant VCO (Voltage Controlled Oscillator) delivers 0 dBm output power into 50 Ω load while operating off of 3.3 Vdc supply and drawing 12 mA typ. Operational range is -40 to +85°C, second harmonic suppression is -12 dBc typ, and MINI-16M-L package measures 0.5 x 0.5 x 0.13 in. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Vibration-Resistant TCXO offers optimal acceleration sensitivity.

January 5, 2015

Available from 10–50 MHz in 9 x 7 mm SMT package, T1307 utilizes vibration compensation technology to maximize performance under vibration (≤7 x 10-11/g) and offers phase noise performance of 30–40 dB under shock and vibration. Temperature stability is 1 ppm over -40 to 85°C, available output types include CMOS or clipped sinewave, operating voltage is 2.7–5.0 Vdc, and min current draw of 6 mA. Uses include mobile or airborne environments as well as commercial and military applications. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Voltage Controlled Oscillator features ultra low phase noise.

December 23, 2014

Operating at 2,457–2,458 MHz with tuning voltage of 0.5–4.5 Vdc, Model CRO2457A-LF features spectrally clean signal of -115 dBc/Hz at 10 kHz offset and tuning sensitivity of 8 MHz/V. RoHS-compliant VCO delivers +6 dBm of output power into 50 Ω load while operating off 5 Vdc supply and drawing 24 mA of current. Housed in 0.5 x 0.5 x 0.22 in. MINI-16-SM package, oscillator features typ second harmonic suppression of -18 dBc and industrial operating temperature of -40 to +85°C. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Low-Noise VCO suit cost-conscious basestation systems.

December 17, 2014

Operating at 2,265–2,280 MHz with 0.5–4.5 Vdc tuning voltage range, CRO2273B-LF features spectrally clean signal of -115 dBc/Hz @ 10 kHz offset and covers band with 4 MHz/V typ tuning sensitivity. VCO delivers +3 dBm nominal output power into 50 Ω load while operating from 5 Vdc supply and draws 20 mA typ. Operating range is -40 to 85°C, typ second harmonic suppression is -15 dBc, and package measures 0.5 x 0.5 x 0.22 in. Uses include microwave radio and basestation applications. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Voltage Controlled Oscillator operates at 2,500 MHz.

December 16, 2014

Operating at 2,500 MHz with 0.0–3.3 V control voltage range, CVCO33CC-2500-2500 features 3.3 V input, and +5 dBm min output, and typical phase noise of -110 dBc/Hz @ 10 KHz offset. VCO comes in 0.3 x 0.3 in. SMD package that consumes 20 mA typ. Respectively, pulling and pushing are minimized to 5.0 MHz and 1.0 MHz/V, and second harmonic suppression is -20 dBc typ. Applications include digital radio equipment, fixed wireless access, satellite communications systems, and base stations. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Clock IC optimizes JESD204B serial interface functionality.

December 10, 2014

Intended for GSPS data converter applications, Model AD9528 delivers low-power, multi-output, clock distribution function with low-jitter performance, along with on-chip, 2-stage PLL and VCO. Device provides JESD204B-compatible subclass 1 SYSREF and deterministic latency clocking signals and supports options for SYSREF signal generation. When connected to recovered system reference clock and VCXO, AD9528 generates 12 low-noise outputs from 1–400 MHz, and 2 high-speed outputs at up to 1.25 GHz. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Low-Noise VCO is suited for satellite communication equipment.

December 10, 2014

Operating at 1,445–1,820 MHz with 2–25 Vdc tuning voltage range, CLV1625B-LF features spectrally clean signal of -105 dBc/Hz @ 10 kHz offset and typ tuning sensitivity of 23 MHz/V. RoHS-compliant VCO delivers 0.5 ±2.5 dBm of output power into 50 Ω load while operating off 5 Vdc supply and drawing 25 mA typ. Operating range is -40 to +85°C, and typ second harmonic suppression is -15 dBc. MINI-16L package, measuring 0.5 x 0.5 x 0.13 in., is suited for automated SMT assembly and reflow. Read More