Highlights

Built to Design and Test IoT and General-Purpose Devices

  • Cover a frequency range of 9 kHz to 3 or 6 GHz and up to 120 MHz RF modulation bandwidth
  • Perform basic parametric testing of components and functional verification of receivers
  • Test your device with multiple verified, standards-compliant vector signals
  • Easily troubleshoot your component within a wireless communication system using a reliable vector signal generator
  • Minimize downtime and expenses with self-maintenance solutions and low-cost repairs

KEY SPECIFICATIONS

Frequency
9 kHz to 3/6 GHz
Output Power @1 GHz
+18 dBm
Frequency Switching (Typical)
< or equal to 5 ms, typical
Harmonics @1 GHz
< -35 dBc
Phase Noise @1 GHz (20 kHz offset)
-119 dBc/Hz
Type
Vector
Frequency
Output Power @1 GHz
Frequency Switching (Typical)
Harmonics @1 GHz
Phase Noise @1 GHz (20 kHz offset)
Type
9 kHz to 3/6 GHz
+18 dBm
< or equal to 5 ms, typical
< -35 dBc
-119 dBc/Hz
Vector
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Amplitude Modulation-Maximum Depth:
1
Amplitude Modulation-Rate:
0 to 50 kHz
Applications Available:
n/a
Baseband Generator Mode:
Waveform Playback
Frequency:
9 kHz to 3/6 GHz
Frequency Modulation-Maximum Deviation @1 GHz:
10 MHz
Frequency Modulation-Rate @100 kHz Deviation:
DC to 7 MHz
Frequency Options:
3, 6 GHz
Frequency Switching (Typical):
< or equal to 5 ms, typical
Harmonics @1 GHz:
< -35 dBc
IQ Modulation BW Internal/External:
120 MHz
Non-Harmonics @1 GHz:
< -72 dBc
Output Power @1 GHz:
+18 dBm
Performance Level:
◆◆◇◇◇◇
Phase Modulation-Maximum Deviation:
5 radians, nominal
Phase Modulation-Maximum Deviation in High-BW Mode:
0.2 radians, nominal
Phase Noise @1 GHz (20 kHz offset):
-119 dBc/Hz
Software-Audio/Video Broadcasting:
Support waveform playback with 5-pack or 50-pack
Software-Cellular/Wireless Connectivity:
Bluetooth®
cdma2000®/1xEV-DO
GSM/EDGE/Evo
LTE/ LTE-Advanced FDD and TDD
TD-SCDMA/HSPA
W-CDMA/HSPA+
WLAN 802.11a/b/g/j/p/n/ac/ah/ax
Pre-5G
5G NR
IoT (Zigbee, Z-Wave, WiSUN, and LoRa)
V2X
DFS Radar Profiles
Software-Detection/Positioning/Tracking/Navigation:
Global Navigation Satellite System
Software-General Purpose:
Custom modulation
Analog I/Q Input
I/Q Waveform
MATLAB
Multitone
Pulse
Sweep Mode:
Step
List
Type:
Vector
Waveform Playback Memory:
512 Msa

PathWave Signal Generation Software

PathWave Signal Generation software is a flexible suite of signal creation tools that will reduce the time you spend on signal simulation. Its performance-optimized reference signals – validated by Keysight – enhance the characterization and verification of your devices.

  • Create performance-optimized reference signals
  • Validate component, transmitter, and receiver testing
  • Ensure designs meet latest standards
  • Speed signal creation and reduce simulation time

Standard Configurations

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