It weighs just 1.65 pounds, takes little space on your bench, and fits easily in your hand, bag, pocket or tool belt.
|9 kHz to 6.2 GHz frequency range||Covers from conducted EMI to the latest WLAN standard. Now you can afford an analyzer that can show the entire spectrum of your work.|
|Mil-Std 28800 Class 2 environmental, shock and vibration||For indoor and outdoor operation in harsh conditions|
|Acquisition bandwidth 40 MHz||For wideband vector analysis of modern standards and wideband real time analysis.|
|SignalVu-PC software with 17 spectrum and signal analysis measurements standard||The same analysis software as used on Tek's high performance signal analyzers and oscilloscopes gives you measurement confidence and flexibility to solve any problem.|
|Real time DPX Spectrum/Spectrogram standard||Minimize time spent on transient discovery and interference hunting. Immediate insight into your toughest problems.|
|Options for Mapping, Playback of recorded signals, Signal survey/classification||Reduces time spent during spectrum management and interference hunting.|
|Options for LTE, Bluetooth, APCO 25, WLAN and general purpose modulation analysis||Enables characterization and certification of your design to the latest standards.|
|Application Programming Interface included||Directly control the RSA306B and get data into your programs for further analysis. Includes Matlab driver with support for the Instrument Toolbox.|
|Streaming capture to disk||Gapless recording of long-duration events aids in troubleshooting and interference hunting|
The RSA306B operates with SignalVu-PC, a powerful program that is the basis of Tektronix performance signal analyzers. The software controls the spectrum analyzer acquisition and updates measurement displays continuously.
The base version ships free with the product; add options for Bluetooth testing, WLAN testing, P25 compliance testing, pulse analysis and modulation analysis to configure the software for your application.
|Amplitude, Frequency, Phase vs Time||Basic vector analysis functions|
|RF I and Q vs. Time||Basic vector analysis functions|
|Time Overview/Navigator||Enables easy setting of acquisition and analysis times for deep analysis in multiple domains|
|Spectrogram||Analyze and re-analyze your signal in 2-D or 3-D waterfall display|
|AM, FM, PM analysis||Measures key AM, FM, PM parameters|
|AM/FM Listening||Hear and record to file FM and AM signals|
|Spurious Measurement||User-defined limit lines and regions provide automatic spectrum violation testing across the entire range of the instrument|
|Spectrum Emission Mask||User-set or standards-specific masks|
|Occupied Bandwidth||Measures 99% power, -xdB down points|
|Channel Power and ACLR||Variable channel and adjacent/alternate channel parameters|
|CCDF||Complementary Cumulative Distribution Function plots the statistical variations in signal level|
|SVM||General Purpose Modulation Analysis|
|SV2C||WLAN 802.11a/b/g/j/p/n/ac measurements (includes options CON, SV23, SV24 and SV25)|
|SV56||Playback of recorded signal files|
|SVA||AM/FM/PM/Direct Audio Analysis|
|SVT||Settling Time (Frequency and Phase) Measurement|
|SVM||General Purpose Modulation Analysis|
|SVP||Advanced Signal Analysis (including pulse measurements)|
|SVO||Flexible OFDM Analysis|
|SV23||WLAN 802.11a/b/g/j/p measurement application|
|SV24||WLAN 802.11n measurement application (requires Opt. SV23)|
|SV25||WLAN 802.11ac measurement application (requires Opt. SV24)|
|MAP||Mapping and Signal Strength (Requires SignalVu-PC SVE)|
|SV26||APCO P25 measurement application|
|SV27||Bluetooth Basic LE TX SIG measurements|
|SV28||LTE downlink (eNB) RF measurements|
Tektronix offers the Panasonic FZ-G1 tablet computer as an option to the RSA500A and as a standalone unit.
When purchased from Tektronix, the FZ-G1 includes pre-loaded SignalVu-PC software, with custom-programmed display settings and front-panel buttons to optimize the SignalVu-PC experience. In addition, Tektronix has tested the FZ-G1 to ensure that the specified real time performance of all USB spectrum analyzers is met with this configuration.
Tektronix offers the Alaris DF-A0047 smart antenna with built-in USB compass for direction finding and interference hunting applications.
|119-6609-xx||Whip antenna, BNC, Wideband untuned, with center of sensitivity approximately 136 MHz, passband 5-1080 MHz. 9 inches length.|
|DF-A0047||Directional antenna, 20-8500 MHz, with electronic compass and preamp|
|DF-A0047-01||Frequency range extension for DF-A0047 directional antenna, 9 kHz-20 MHz|
|DF-A0047-C1||DF-A0047 antenna and DF-A0047-01 extension|
|016-2107-00||Transit case for DF-A0047 and DF-A0047-01|
|119-6594-00||Yagi Antenna, 825-896 MHz
Forward Gain (over half-wave dipole): 10 dB
|119-6595-00||Yagi Antenna, 895-960 MHz
Forward Gain (over half-wave dipole): 10 dB
|119-6596-00||Yagi Antenna, 1710-1880 MHz
Forward Gain (over half-wave dipole): 10.2 dB
|119-6596-00||Yagi Antenna, 1850-1990 MHz
Forward Gain (over half-wave dipole): 9.3 dB
We have a wide variety of RF accessories to make one-stop shopping easily. Listed below are RF cables, adapters, attenuators, filters and other items.
|013-0410-00||Adapter, Coaxial, 50 Ohm Type-N (f) to Type-N (f)|
|013-0411-00||Adapter, Coaxial, 50 Ohm Type-N (m) to Type-N (f)|
|013-0412-00||Adapter, Coaxial, 50 Ohm, Type-N(m) to Type-N(m)|
|013-0402-00||Adapter, Coaxial, 50 Ohm Type-N (m) to Type-N 7/16(m)|
|013-0404-00||Adapter, Coaxial, 50 Ohm Type-N(m) to Type-7/16 (f)|
|013-0403-00||Adapter, Coaxial, 50 Ohm Type-N(m) to Type DIN 9.5(m)|
|013-0405-00||Adapter, Coaxial, 50 Ohm Type-N(m) to Type-DIN 9.5(f)|
|013-0406-00||Adapter, Coaxial, 50 Ohm Type-N(m) to Type-SMA(f)|
|013-0407-00||Adapter, Coaxial, 50 Ohm Type-N(m) to Type-SMA(m)|
|013-0408-00||Adapter, Coaxial, 50 Ohm Type-N(m) to Type-TNC(f)|
|013-0409-00||Adapter, Coaxial, 50 Ohm Type-N(m) to Type-TNC(m)|
|012-1738-00||CABLE ASSY; COAX,RFD,50 OHM,40INCH,N TYPE,BOTH ENDS,MALE|
|013-0422-00||Pad, 50/75 Ohm, Minimum Loss, Type-N(m) 50 Ohm to Type-BNC(f) 75 Ohm|
|013-0413-00||Pad, 50/75 Ohm, Minimum Loss, Type-N(m) 50 Ohm to Type-BNC(m) 75 Ohm|
|013-0415-00||Pad, 50/75 Ohm, Minimum Loss, Type-N(m) 50 Ohm to Type-F(m) 75 Ohm|
|015-0787-00||Pad, 50/75 Ohm, Minimum Loss, Type-N(m) 50 Ohm to Type-F(f) 75 Ohm|
|015-0788-00||Pad, 50/75 Ohm, Minimum Loss, Type-N(m) 50 Ohm to Type-N(f) 75 Ohm|
|119-7246-xx||Pre-filter, general purpose, 824 to 2500 MHz, Type-N (f) connector|
|119-7426-xx||Pre-filter, general purpose, 2400 to 6200 MHz, Type-N (f) connector|
|011-0227-00||Bias-T, Type N(m) RF, Type N(f) RF+DC, BNC(f) Bias, 1W, 0.5A, 2.5 MHz-6 GHz|
|011-0222-00||Attenuator, Fixed, 10 dB, 2 W, DC-8 GHz, Type-N(f) to Type-N(f)|
|011-0223-00||Attenuator, Fixed, 10 dB, 2 W, DC-8 GHz, Type-N(m) to Type-N(f)|
|011-0224-00||Attenuator, Fixed, 10 dB, 2 W, DC-8 GHz, Type-N(m) to Type-N(m)|
|011-0228-00||Attenuator, Fixed, 3 dB, 2 W, DC-18 GHz, Type-N(m) to Type-N(f)|
|011-0225-00||Attenuator, Fixed, 40 dB, 100 W, DC-3 GHz, Type-N(m) to Type-N(f)|
|011-0226-00||Attenuator, Fixed, 40 dB, 50 W, DC-8.5 GHz, Type-N(m) to Type-N(f)|
|119-8733-00||Antenna, Active, GPS GLONASS|
|119-8734-00||Antenna, Active, GPS, Beidou|
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