Highlights

Purpose-Built for Rapid Solution Creation and Faster Manufacturing Test

  • Get faster throughput in manufacturing test of wireless components and IoT devices
  • Increase test density and reduce your footprint with up to four VXT instruments in one 18-slot chassis
  • Reduce development time with open-source test libraries and reference solutions 
  • Start closer to your finish line with built in real-time FPGA-accelerated measurements
  • Optimize test routines using proven software for standard-specific signal creation and analysis

KEY SPECIFICATIONS

Frequency
60 MHz to 6 GHz
DANL @1 GHz
-164 dBm/Hz
Maximum Analysis Bandwidth
160 MHz
Phase Noise @1 GHz (10 kHz offset)
≤ -106 dBc, -112 dBc typical
Type
Vector
Frequency
DANL @1 GHz
Maximum Analysis Bandwidth
Phase Noise @1 GHz (10 kHz offset)
Type
60 MHz to 6 GHz
-164 dBm/Hz
160 MHz
≤ -106 dBc, -112 dBc typical
Vector
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Amplitude Modulation-Maximum Depth:
n/a
Amplitude Modulation-Rate:
n/a
Applications-General Purpose:
Flexible Digital Modulation Analysis
MATLAB
Applications-Wireless Connectivity:
n/a
Baseband Generator Mode:
Waveform Playback
DANL @1 GHz:
-164 dBm/Hz
Frequency:
60 MHz to 6 GHz
Frequency Modulation-Maximum Deviation @1 GHz:
n/a
Frequency Modulation-Rate @100 kHz Deviation:
n/a
Frequency Options:
3.8, 6 GHz
Frequency Switching (Typical):
≤400 µs
Harmonics @1 GHz:
<-40 dBc
IQ Modulation BW Internal/External:
160 MHz
Maximum Analysis Bandwidth:
160 MHz
Non-Harmonics @1 GHz:
<-62 dBc
Output Power @1 GHz:
-130 dBm to +18 dBm
Performance Level:
◆◆◆◇◇◇
Phase Modulation-Maximum Deviation:
n/a
Phase Modulation-Maximum Deviation in High-BW Mode:
n/a
Phase Noise @1 GHz (10 kHz offset):
≤ -106 dBc, -112 dBc typical
Phase Noise @1 GHz (20 kHz offset):
-111 dBc/Hz
Software-Audio/Video Broadcasting:
n/a
Software-Cellular/Wireless Connectivity:
1xEV-DO
cdma2000
cdmaOne
EDGE Evolution
GPRS/EGPRS
GSM/EDGE
HSPA, HSPA+
LTE
W-CDMA
Software-Detection/Positioning/Tracking/Navigation:
n/a
Software-General Purpose:
AM, FM, PM
I/Q Waveform
MATLAB
Sweep Mode:
n/a
Type:
Vector
TOI @1 GHz (3rd Order Intercept):
+25 dBm nominal with analyzer ranged to 0 dBm
Triggering:
Free Run
External
RF Burst
Video
Line
Periodic
Waveform Playback Memory:
512 MSa

X-Series Measurement Applications

Simplify Measurements and Deliver Repeatable Results

Understand the performance of your cellular, wireless, and aerospace/defense devices and designs with downloadable X-Series applications.

  • Gain more insight into device performance from parametric measurements to the latest standards-compliant wireless measurements including 5G NR, LTE, and WLAN
  • Speed your time-to-insight with integrated applications that put consistent measurements at your fingertips
  • Speed time-to-market with the same measurements leveraged across design, validation, and production
  • Leverage built-in measurement expertise to quickly understand signals and device performance
  • Share applications across multiple instruments with available transportable licenses

PathWave Signal Generation

Signal creation software for a wide range of general-purpose and standards-based signals with performance optimized signals, validated by Keysight. Easily modify these signals to meet your needs or quickly create custom reference signals for testing devices.

  • Comprehensive PC-based software for flexible signal generation
  • Cellular, wireless connectivity, aerospace/defense, broadcasting and general-purpose applications
  • Support a wide variety of signal generation hardware

Standard Configurations

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