R&S ZNB Vector Network Analyzer


R&S®ZNB Vector Network Analyzer

Brief Description

More than 60 years of experience in the field of vector network analysis pay off: Rohde & Schwarz once again sets new benchmarks – with the R&S®ZNB vector network analyzers. The new family of network analyzers features high measurement speed, outstanding precision and exceptional ease of operation.


Key Facts

  • Frequency range from 9 kHz to 40 GHz
  • Wide dynamic range of up to 140 dB
  • Short sweep times of 4 ms for 401 points
  • High temperature stability of typ. 0.01 dB/°C
  • Wide power sweep range of 98 dB
  • Wide range of IF bandwidths from 1 Hz to 10 MHz
  • Manual and automatic calibration
  • Large, high-resolution 12.1" screen
  • Touchscreen user interface
  • Two or four test ports
  • Four-port model with two independant generators

Features & Benefits

  • Designed to meet the highest standards
    • Wide dynamic range from 9 kHz for fast measurements on high-blocking DUTs
    • Excellent raw data for high basic accuracy
    • High temperature stability for long calibration intervals
    • Fast synthesizers for high measurement speed
    • Convenient characterization of active and passive RF components
      • Fast embedding/de-embedding for impedance matching using virtual networks
      • Mixed-mode S-parameters for balanced DUT characterization
      • Extensive analysis functions for convenient trace analysis
      • Amplifier measurements with wide power sweep range and receiver step attenuators
      • Time domain analysis for distance-to-fault (DTF) measurements and filter adjustment
      • Frequency conversion measurements on mixers and amplifiers – fast and simple with two independent internal generators
      • Network analysis made easy
        • Flat and clear menu structures for efficient operation
        • Optimal display configuration for each measurement task
        • Simple calibration – manual or automatic
          • The right calibration method for every test application
          • TSM (Through, Short, Match) – full calibration in only five steps
          • Simple and error-free – automatic calibration in 30 seconds
          • Measurements with up to 32 ports
            • More ports by use of switch matrices
            • Easy configuration at the push of a button
            • Automatic calibration units for accurate measurements
            • High throughput in production
              • Short measurement times
              • High measurement speed due to wide dynamic range and optimized IF bandwidths
              • Segmented sweep for high speed and accuracy
              • Fast switching between instrument setups
              • A worthwhile investment
                • Ready for the future
                • Upgrading test systems without rewriting system software
                • An analyzer that speaks the user's language