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Signal quality analyser for electrical compliance test
Anritsu Signal Quality Analyser-R Series MP1900A has been approved as a USB 3.2 Electrical Compliance Test instrument by the USB Implementers Forum (USB-IF). To transfer high-resolution, large streaming-video data at faster speeds, USB data transmission speeds are progressing to ten and 20 Gbit/s per lane (USB 3.2 and USB4, respectively).
VNA covers 70kHz to 220GHz measurements in single sweep
The VectorStar ME7838G broadband vector network analyser (VNA) from Anritsu is said to be the industry’s first VNA capable of making measurements from 70kHz to 220GHz in a single sweep.
PCI Express 5.0 Rx LEQ test system demoed at DesignCon
What is said to be the world’s first PCI Express (PCIe) 5.0 Rx LEQ Test System supporting compliance test items is being demonstrated by Anritsu and Synopsys at DesignCon 2020 in Santa Clara (January 28-30). The solution uses Anritsu’s Signal Quality Analyser-R MP1900a series PCI Express 5.0 test system and Synopsys’ DesignWare IP for PCIe.
43.5GHz VNA delivers enhanced measurement stability
A modular 1-port Vector Network Analyser (VNA) that supports measurement frequencies up to 43.5GHz has been introduced by Anritsu. With 8GHz and 20GHz models also available in the series, the Anritsu ShockLine MS46131A USB VNA brings cost and efficiency advantages to measuring antennas and other 1-port 5G devices at sub-6GHz, as well as in the 28GHz and 39GHz millimeter wave bands.
Anritsu to demonstrate 5G test expertise at MWC 2020
Advanced solutions supporting the latest 5G standards and network deployments will be exhibited by Anritsu at Mobile World Congress 2020 in Barcelona (February 24-27). During the conference, Anritsu will highlight the key test and monitoring solutions for 5G device and application testing, Conformance Testing, C-V2X, Field Installation and Testing, C-RAN deployment, Advanced Analytics and Telco Cloud Support.
5G automotive test solution set for MWC 2020 demo
At Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Anritsu and dSPACE, will jointly demonstrate an unparalleled integration of a 5G network emulator in a hardware-in-the-loop (HIL) system to develop next generation automotive applications for connected vehicles.
Wireless connectivity test set supports IEEE 802.11ax
A new option has been added to Anritsu’s Wireless Connectivity Test Set MT8862A to support the latest IEEE 802.11ax. The Wireless Connectivity Test Set MT8862A (WLAN Tester) is for measuring the RF TRx characteristics of WLAN IEEE802.11a/b/g/n/ac/ax devices.
PCI Express solution supports Gen5 testing
A PCI Express test solution, supporting the Gen5 Base Specification Stressed Receiver Test has been introduced by Anritsu. The new solution uses Anritsu’s Signal Quality Analyser-R MP1900A Series, which offers Automation Software for Base Specification Calibration and BER Measurement Software supporting the SKP Filter.
Anritsu test platform heads 5G conformance tests
The PCS Type Certification Review Board Validation group (PVG) has approved the highest number of 5G New Radio (NR) Protocol Conformance tests on Anritsu’s 5G NR Mobile Device Test Platform ME7834NR at their PVG#87 meeting in Berlin last month.
Anritsu, Vertokan cooperation enhances 5G antenna test
Anritsu is working with Verkotan Oy to supply 5G network equipment and 5G modem/phone customers with cutting-edge testing methods. Verkotan Oy is a high technology Over-the-Air (OTA) testing and certification test laboratory that offers e.g. high quality and demanding 5G-antenna measurement services to antenna vendors, mobile network equipment manufacturers and network operators in sophisticated test environment.
Beam management principles in 5G NR
This webinar from Anritsu focused on beam management principles and test methods in 5G NR. It covered the technical aspects of Sub6 GHz and mmWave frequencies. Delegates were able to gain an understanding of beam management in the context of massive MIMO and Channel Emulation.
Anritsu claims lead in 5G protocol coverage
Anritsu says it is leading the way in both 5G protocol and RF carrier acceptance test (CAT) coverage for a Tier 1 U.S. operator. Anritsu has achieved leading 5G protocol coverage, with more than 200 test cases now available. The only other approved test vendor is validated for 81% of Anritsu’s total, giving Anritsu an advantage at mobile device manufacturers planning to use the operator’s carrier acceptance tests.
Module enables error-free measurement of PAM4 signals at 116Gbit/s
The PAM4 Error Detector (ED) is a new module for the Anritsu Signal Quality Analyser-R MP1900A series. It achieves error-free measurement of PAM4 signals at 116Gbit/s. Combined with the previously released MP1900A series PAM4 Pattern Generator, the new module supports high-accuracy BER measurements of PAM4 signals.
Signal analyser wins PCI Express 4.0 test approval
Anritsu’s Signal Quality Analyser-R Series MP1900A has been approved by PCI-SIG as a compliance test measuring instrument for PCI Express 4.0 (PCIe Gen4). The MP1900A is already approved as an R&D test instrument supporting Gen3 compliance tests and is now approved for the Gen4 test standards.
Portable spectrum analysers address mmWave applications
Extended broadband frequency coverage from 9kHz – 170GHz is now available on Anritsu’s Spectrum Master MS2760A ultraportable spectrum analyser series. The company has also introduced a new series of higher sensitivity models – the Spectrum Master MS2762A - with coverage from 6GHz to 170GHz for demanding sensitivity requirements.
Upgrade enables 5G NR fading tests on one instrument
Upgraded 5G Protocol Test functions have been added to Anritsu’s MT8000A Radio Communication Test Station. The upgrade uses NR (New Radio) Fading software when implementing built-in baseband fading tests, making the MT8000A to provide support for 3GPP TS 38.521-4 B.1/B.2 V15.0.0-compliant 5G NR channel (TDL) model tests using NR Fading software implementing built-in baseband fading tests.
EuMW 2019: 5G, satellite test solutions on parade
Leading-edge test solutions for emerging 5G, satellite and signal integrity applications will be showcased by Anritsu at European Microwave Week (EuMW) in Paris (October 1-3). Also highlighted will be its vector network analyser (VNA) technology. These solutions meet the testing requirements to verify chipsets, components, and systems associated with today’s high-speed, high-frequency commercial and military applications.
The error detector for signal quality analyser at ECOC 2019
Anritsu announced that visitors to ECOC 2019 will see demonstrations of the brand new 64,2GBaud NRZ / 58,2GBaud PAM4 Error Detector for the MP1900A Signal Quality Analyser-R. The MP1900A series is a high-performance Bit Error Rate Tester (BERT) that accurately measures communications equipment, next-generation high-speed electronic and optical devices, including those for M2M and IoT applications, and optical transceivers used in high-end servers...
Error detector with high PAM4 Rx sensitivity at ECOC
With what the company believes to be the world’s highest operation bit rate and Rx sensitivity, this new ED module for Anritsu’s popular Signal Quality Analyser-R MP1900A Series PAM4 BERT supports high-accuracy Bit and Symbol Error Ratio measurement of PAM4 signals when combined with the previously released PAM4 Pattern Signal Generator.
PCI Express 5.0 technology demoed in Santa Clara
PCI Express (PCIe) 5.0 technology has been demonstrated using the Anritsu Signal Quality Analyser-R MP1900A high-performance Bit Error Rate Tester (BERT) and Synopsys DesignWare IP for PCI Express 5.0 during the PCI-SIG Developers Conference 2019.