Tektronix AWG5012 Arbitrary Waveform Generator

Tektronix AWG5012 Arbitrary Waveform Generator
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Tektronix Test Equipment AWG5012
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The AWG5000 Series of Arbitrary Waveform Generators delivers the optimal combination of industry leading sample rate, vertical resolution, signal fidelity and waveform memory length, all in an easy to use self contained package.

The series offers the industry's best solution to the challenging signal stimulus issues faced by designers verifying, characterizing and debugging sophisticated electronic designs.

Meeting the needs of today s design engineers, the series provides excellent signal dynamic range and integrity.

AWG5000 Series models, with a 14 bits DA converter based sample rate from 600 MS/s to 1.2 GS/s, 2 to 4 output channels, synchronized 4 to 8 digital marker outputs, and 28-channels of digital data outputs, easily solve the toughest measurement challenges in wireless base band I/Q communications, digital consumer product design such as imaging devices, data conversion equipment and semiconductor design and test.

Features and Benefits:

  • 1.2 Gs/s and 600 MS/s Models
  • 14 bit Vertical Resolution
  • 2 or 4 Arbitrary Waveform Differential / Single-ended Outputs
    • Up to 4.5 Vp-p Single-ended and 9 Vp-p at Differential Output into 50 Ω
    • 0.95 ns Tr/Tf (10 - 90%) at 0.6 Vp-p
    • +/– 5 ns Range (50 ps Resolution) Inter Channel Skew Control
    • SFDR: 80 dBc (1 MHz), 64 dBc (10 MHz)
  • 4 or 8 Variable Level Marker Outputs
    • Up to 3.7 Vp-p Single-ended Output into 50 Ω
    • 300 ps Tr/Tf (20 - 80%) at 0 to 1 V
    • Up to 1 ns Range (50 ps Resolution) Delay Control
  • 28 bits ch1/ch2 Variable Level Digital Data Output
    • Up to 3.7 Vp-p Single-ended Output into 50 Ω
    • 300 ps Tr/Tf (20 - 80%) at 0 to 1 V
  • Up to 32 M Point Record Length For Longer Data Streams
  • Down to 800 ps Resolution Edge Timing Shift Control
  • Real-time Sequencing Creates Infinite Waveform Loops, Jumps, and Conditional Branches
  • Easy to Use and Learn Shortens Test Time
  • Intuitive User Interface Based on Windows 2000 XP
  • Convenient Bench Top Form Factor
  • Integrated PC Supports Network Integration and Provides a Built-in DVD, Removable Hard Drive, LAN and USB ports​
 

Applications:

  • Designing, Testing and Deploying
  • Wireless Communications:
    • High Fidelity Quadrature Modulation I&Q Base-band Signals (Polar Modulation: I/Q + Magnitude Control, Two Pair of I/Q for MIMO)
  • Imaging
    • Stimulus Signals for Imaging Display and Recording Devices (CCD, LCD)
  • Data Conversion
    • Stimulus Signals for Data Conversion Devices (ADC, DAC)
  • Mixed Signal Design and Test
    • 2/4ch analog + 4/8ch Marker outputs + 28bit digital data outputs
  • Real-world, Ideal or Distorted Signal Generation – Including All the Glitches, Anomalies and Impairments
  • Enhanced/Corrupted Playback of DSO Captured Signals
  • Waveform Vectors Imported from Third-party Tools such as MathCAD, MATLAB, Excel and Others