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TECHNOLOGY SURVEY: SPECTRUM ANALYZERS
Product Model

Spectrum
Operating
Analyzer Type Freq. Range

Center Freq. and Span
Options

Resolution
Bandwidth

Detector

SFDR

National Instruments: Austin, TX, USA: (877) 387-0015; www.ni.com
NI PXIe 5665

Vector Signal
Analyzer

20 Hz to 14 GHz

*

Varied, real-time
*
bandwidth up to 50 MHz

-100 dBm

NI PXIe 5667

Spectrum
Monitoring
Receiver

30 Hz to 7 GHz

*

Varied, real-time
*
bandwidth up to 50 MHz

-115 dBm

70 dBc

Rohde & Schwarz; Munich, Germany; +49 89 4129-0; www.rohde-schwarz.com
R&S FSH 8/FSH20

Swept-tuned

9 kHz-8 or 20
GHz

CF: operating freq. range; span: 10
Hz-20 GHz

1 Hz-3 MHz

Sample detection,
auto peak, peak
detection (max/min),
average detection,
RMS, quasi-peak

R&S FSU

Swept-tuned

20 Hz-67 GHz

CF: operating freq. range; span: 10
Hz to full span

1 Hz-50 MHz

Sample detection,
-90 dBc
peak detection, RMS
detection, average
detection, quasi-peak,
RMS-average and
CISPR average

R&S FSV

Swept-tuned
with FFT
sweeps, signal
analysis modes

10 Hz-40 GHz

CF: operating freq. range; span: 0
Hz, 10 Hz to full span

1 Hz-20 MHz; up to 40
MHz in zero span

Sample detection,
peak detection, RMS
detection, average
detection,
quasi-peak, RMSaverage and CISPR
average optional

-80 dBc

R&S FSVR

Real-time
spectrum
anlayzer, signal
analysis modes

10 Hz-40 GHz

CF: operating freq. range; span: 0
Hz, 10 Hz to full span

1 Hz-20 MHz; up to 40
MHz in zero span

Sample detection,
peak detection, RMS
detection, average
detection,
quasi-peak, RMSaverage and CISPR
average optional

-80 dBc

R&S FSW

Swept-tuned
with FFT
sweeps, signal
analysis modes

2 Hz-67 GHz

CF: operating freq. range; span 0
Hz, 10 Hz to full span

1 Hz-10 MHz, 20/50/80
MHz optiona; signal
analysis bandwidth up
to 500 MHz

Sample, peak, RMS,
average, quasi-peak

-100 dBc

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Tektronix; Beaverton, OR, USA; 800-833-9200; www.tek.com
H500/SA2500
Hand Held RealTime Spectrum
Analyzer

FFT, hybrid

10 kHz-6.2 GHz

Set CF and span; set start/stop
freq.; full span sweeps; amplitude
vs. time

10 Hz-3 MHz

+Peak, -peak,
average (VRMS)

-70 dBc at 20
MHz BW

MDO4000B
Mixed Domain
Oscilloscope
Series

FFT

9 kHz-6 GHz

Set CF and span; set start/stop
freq.; capture BW of >= 1 GHz

20 Hz-10 MHz

+Peak, -peak,
average (VRMS),
sample

<60 dBc
typical at 30
MHz BW

RSA5100B Series
Real-Time Signal
Analyzer

FFT, spectrum
analyzer
controls

1 Hz-26.5 GHz

Set CF and span; set start/stop
freq.; full span sweeps; zero span

0.1 Hz-10 MHz

+Peak, -peak,
-73 dBc at 165
sample, average
MHz BW
(VRMS), average (log),
CISPR peak, CISPR
quasi peak, CISPR
average

RSA6100B Series
Real-Time Signal
Analyzer

FFT, spectrum
analyzer
controls

9 kHz-20 GHz

Set CF and span; set start/stop
freq.; full span sweeps; zero span

0.1 Hz-10 MHz

+Peak, -peak,
-75 dBc at 110
sample, average
MHz BW
(VRMS), average (log),
CISPR peak, CISPR
quasi peak, CISPR
average


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JED - June 2014

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of JED - June 2014

The View From Here
Conferences Calendar
Courses Calendar
From the President
The Monitor
World Report
50 Years of Airborne SIGINT
ACE Program Lays Out Plans for New EW Capabilities
Technology Survey: Spectrum Analyzers
EW 101
NAWCWD Hosts 43rd Annual Collaborative Electronic Warfare Symposium
AOC News
Index of Advertisers
JED Quick Look
JED - June 2014 - cover1
JED - June 2014 - cover2
JED - June 2014 - 3
JED - June 2014 - 4
JED - June 2014 - 5
JED - June 2014 - The View From Here
JED - June 2014 - 7
JED - June 2014 - Conferences Calendar
JED - June 2014 - 9
JED - June 2014 - Courses Calendar
JED - June 2014 - 11
JED - June 2014 - From the President
JED - June 2014 - 13
JED - June 2014 - 14
JED - June 2014 - The Monitor
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JED - June 2014 - 17
JED - June 2014 - 18
JED - June 2014 - 19
JED - June 2014 - World Report
JED - June 2014 - 21
JED - June 2014 - 50 Years of Airborne SIGINT
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JED - June 2014 - ACE Program Lays Out Plans for New EW Capabilities
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JED - June 2014 - 36
JED - June 2014 - Technology Survey: Spectrum Analyzers
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JED - June 2014 - EW 101
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JED - June 2014 - NAWCWD Hosts 43rd Annual Collaborative Electronic Warfare Symposium
JED - June 2014 - AOC News
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JED - June 2014 - 56
JED - June 2014 - Index of Advertisers
JED - June 2014 - JED Quick Look
JED - June 2014 - cover3
JED - June 2014 - cover4
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