The N4955A is an affordable and compact pattern generator remote head available in two-tap and four-tap de-emphasis configurations. Compatible with the N4965A Serial BERT controller, it is an ideal solution to test up to 12.5 Gb/s per channel for characterizing multi-lane serial data channels. The N4955A pattern generator supports PRBS, clock, and DC logic patterns and operates up to 12.5 Gb/s with differential of single-ended connections. The remote head allows the test equipment to be located very close to the device under test, eliminating the need for long cables that degrade signal quality.
Serial data receiver characterization up to 12.5 Gb/s