R&S SMC100A Analog Signal Generator

Descripción

R&S®SMC100A Signal Generator

Brief Description

The analog R&S®SMC100A sets standards for attractively-priced signal generators. It has the smallest size and the best price/performance ratio in its class.

The flexible and versatile instrument is suited for use in service and maintenance labs. Due to its small dimensions and lightweight design, the R&S®SMC100A is also the perfect choice for field applications or training and education environments.

Key Facts

  • Frequency range 9 kHz to 1.1 GHz or 3.2 GHz
  • Maximum output level of typ. > +17 dBm
  • Optional high-stability reference oscillator
  • Analog modulation modes (AM/FM/φM/pulse) integrated as standard
  • Integrated overvoltage protection
  • Wear-free electronic attenuator
  • Minimized total cost of ownership

Specifications

Frequency

 

Frequency range

R&S®SMC-B101 frequency option

9 kHz to 1.1 GHz

 

R&S®SMC-B103 frequency option

9 kHz to 3.2 GHz

Setting time

SCPI mode

 

Level

Maximum output power

f = 200 kHz to 3.2 GHz

>+13 dBm

 

f ≥500 kHz

typ. >+17 dBm in overrange mode

Level error

f = 200 kHz to 3.2 GHz

<0.9 dB

 

ALC ON, AUTO mode, T = 18°C to 33°C

 

Setting time

SCPI mode

 

Back-feed

1 MHz ≤ f ≤ 1 GHz

50 W

 

1 GHz ≤ f ≤ 2 GHz

25 W

 

2 GHz ≤ f ≤ 3.2 GHz

10 W

Maximum permissible DC voltage

 

50 V

Spectral purity

Nonharmonics

carrier offset > 10 kHz, f ≤1600 MHz

 

SSB phase noise

f = 1 GHz
carrier offset = 20 kHz 
1 Hz measurement bandwidth

 

Wideband noise

f > 1 MHz, level > 5 dBm 
carrier offset > 10 MHz 
1 Hz measurement bandwidth

 

Supported modulation modes

AM

 

standard

AM depth

 

0 % to 100 %

FM/φM

 

standard

Maximum FM deviation

f > 1.6 GHz

4 MHz

Maximum φM deviation

f > 1.6 GHz

40 rad

Pulse

 

standard

Rise/fall time

   

Minimum pulse width

with integrated pulse generator

1 μs

ON/OFF ratio

 

>80 dB

Connectivity

Remote control

 

IEC/IEEE bus (with R&S®SMC-K4 option)

   

Ethernet (TCP/IP)

   

USB

Peripherals

 

USB