WiMAX™ RF Test Matrix
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|RF WiMAX Tests||89600 Series VSA Software with WiMAX test options 1||PSA Series Spectrum Analyzer||X-Series Signal Analyzers with N9074 and N9075 measurement application 2||N5182A MXG and E4438C ESG Vector Signal Generators with N7615B Signal Studio software for WiMAX 3||P-Series Power Meters||E6651A mobile WiMAX test set||EXT Wireless Communication Test Set with U9075 measurement application and N7615B Signal Studio software for WiMAX|
|WiMAX Transmitter Test|
|Output power||X||X||X||X 4||X||X|
|Center frequency tolerance||X||X||X||X|
|Symbol clock frequency tolerance||X||X||X|
|Relative constellation error (EVM)||X||X||X 8||X|
|Out-of-band spurious emission||X 5||X 5|
|WiMAX Receiver Tests|
|Sensitivity||X 6||X 9||X|
|Max input level||X||X||X|
|Adjacent and alternate channel rejection||X 7||X|
|Frequency and timing requirements||X||X|
1 89600 Series vector signal analysis software can be used with a variety of digitizers including: X-Series Signal Analyzers, Oscilloscopes, Logic Analyzers, PSA High-Performance Spectrum Analyzer, ESA-E Series Economy Spectrum Analyzer, and N4010A Wireless Connectivity Test Set.
3 Can also be used with E8267D PSG vector signal generator.
4 Thermal sensor gives true rms power reading. Peak detector under-reads peak-average result with OFDM/modulation applied. P-series power meters offer gating for accurate power measurements on bursted signals
5 Requires manual user setup in range table.
6 Test signal is fully coded, which enables vendor-specific PER measurements to be performed. The ESG/PSG/MXG does not perform PER measurements.
7 Use a second signal generator with user created waveform file as interferer.
8 Active subcarriers only. Unused subcarrier RCE is not measured.
9 Fader required for part of the test.
10 N9075 only
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