Rohde & Schwarz GmbH & Co. KG
Rohde & Schwarz is one of the world's largest manufacturers of electronic test and measurement equipment. Our products set standards in research, development, production and service. As a key partner of industry and network operators, we offer a broad spectrum of market-leading solutions for the newest wireless technologies as well as for RF and microwave applications up to 500 GHz.
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Enhance 5G device certification capabilities the TS8980
With the TS8980 Rohde & Schwarz has fulfilled the certification entry criteria (CEC) for an increased number of the Global Certification Forum's (GCF) work items (WI) and PCS Type Certification Review Board (PTCRB) requests for 5G FR1 RF conformance testing.
Q/V band RF upconverter tests satellite payloads
The new R&S SZV100A RF upconverter from Rohde & Schwarz can test broadband transponders in the payloads of very high throughput satellites (VHTS).
Bringing the test lab to your home office
Many employees have to work at home due to the corona pandemic. This is rarely an option for engineers who need constant access to test lab equipment. However, there are workarounds. Remote control of test equipment has been standard practice in labs and system houses for many decades.
Economy signal generator covers 5G NR frequency range
The R&S SMCV100B is an economy signal generator from Rohde & Schwarz that covers the 5G NR extended FR1 frequency range up to 7.125 GHz.
Nanosecond-precision latency for automotive Ethernet
Advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) require high bandwidth and low latency communications. Automotive Ethernet is becoming the de-facto communication solution to handle these requirements by offering higher data rates as well as time-sensitive network capabilities.
Electro Rent and Rohde & Schwarz announce partnership
Electro Rent, a provider of test and technology solutions and services, has been named preferred partner by Rohde & Schwarz for rental solutions across Europe signalling closer collaboration between the two companies.
Webinar: Wireless IIoT: Making factories smart and flexible
Watch our new webinar and find out the basics of the wireless Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) using wireless technologies from Bluetooth to 5G for industrial environments. The webinar also offers information on important challenges of IIoT such as low and deterministic latency, as well as ways to master them. Additionally, it will demonstrate how dedicated measurement solutions can help to understand and optimise key performance ch...
PWC technology for 5G NR OTA base station testing
Rohde & Schwarz has expanded its 5G NR testing portfolio with the R&S PWC200, developed for 5G massive MIMO base station testing for both production and R&D. The plane wave converter supports a large part of 3GPP certifications and features a bi-directional array of 156 wideband Vivaldi antennas placed in the radiating near-field area close to the device under test (DUT).
AI-based digital TV RF test full automation system
Rohde & Schwarz has successfully installed an AI-based RF test system for digital TV compliance test in Vietnam. The combination of R&S BTC Broadcast Test Center and RFSpark RF automation unleashed the full capacity of R&S BTC, enabling test labs and TV/STB manufacturers to conduct compliance test in the most cost-effective manner.
Test instruments with 1.35mm E-band coaxial connector
An expert group with collective knowledge of microwave signal transmission initiated the joint project to develop and implement a new coaxial connector optimised for E-band frequencies. Emerging applications in particular for automotive radar from 76 to 81GHz, plus the WiGig extension IEEE 802.11ay operating up to 71GHz, highlighted the need for a novel, robust coaxial connector suitable for industrial applications at frequencies up to 90GHz...
Engineering lab buys Rohde & Schwarz 5G test solutions
PCTEST Engineering Laboratory which recently became part of the Element Materials Technology Group, has acquired the latest 5G test solutions from Rohde & Schwarz for RF and RRM testing in the FR1 and FR2 frequency ranges.
R&S FSW85 mmWave radar-based sensor technology
Test and measurement expert Rohde & Schwarz has provided Acconeer with an R&S FSW85 signal and spectrum analyser. Acconeer will use it to develop A111, its low power pulsed coherent radar sensor that operates in the 60GHz unlicensed frequency band and is particularly suited to IoT applications.
The world's first radio controlled Bluetooth® Low Energy Test Mode
The most easy and accurate way of testing Bluetooth® Low Energy: - Simplifying the test setup - Unifying all Bluetooth® testing (Bluetooth® Classic and Bluetooth® Low Energy) - Supporting all RF conformance tests - Simplifying OTA measurements (TRP/TIS) - Enabling bit rate and packet error rate measurements
Timesaving functions with ESW EMI test receiver
The Rohde & Schwarz ESW is an EMI test receiver with outstanding RF characteristics for the measuring range from 1Hz to 44GHz. With its high dynamic range und measurement accuracy, it meets the highest requirements in EMI compliance testing and fulfils the most stringent requirements for all relevant EMI standards such as CISPR, EN, MIL‑STD-461, DO‑160 and FCC.
Test bench with full-surface coverage of radomes
In late 2019, Löhnert Elektronik, a specialist in custom test benches, was looking for a reliable automotive radome tester for its new test bench and chose the R&S QAR quality automotive radome tester from T&M manufacturer Rohde & Schwarz. The R&S QAR is presently the only tester on the market that can test these radomes quickly and over their full surface area.
Wideband I/Q data recorder enables field-to-lab tests
For the users of an R&S FSV signal and spectrum analyser, and an R&S SMBV100A or R&S SGT100A vector signal generator, field-to-lab test scenarios are now possible with the R&S IQW100, a wideband I/Q data recorder. Typical applications for the R&S IQW100 are signals for cellular communication, EME, GNSS, or radio or TV broadcast.
Wake up signal test for efficiency in NB-IoT devices
Rohde & Schwarz and the cellular IoT company CommSolid by Goodix have partnered up to demonstrate the effectiveness of the NB-IoT Release 15 feature wake up signal in reducing the power consumption of NB-IoT devices.
Duo collaborate on wake up signal test
Test and measurement supplier Rohde & Schwarz and the cellular IoT company CommSolid by Goodix have partnered to demonstrate the effectiveness of the NB-IoT Release 15 feature wake up signal in reducing the power consumption of NB-IoT devices.
Conformance test solution for 5G NR FR2 unveiled
A test solution able to perform the first tests for RF conformance in 3GPP FR2 has been launched by Rohde & Schwarz.
Enabling sub-THz ultra-wideband signal analysis
Developments in mobile technology are moving constantly towards increasing bandwidths, enabling increasingly high data throughput. The Rohde & Schwarz setup represents some of the first research exploring data transmission at sub-THz frequencies featuring ultra-wide bandwidths signal analysis.