AVQ1020
ActiveCore® RF Layer Monitoring Receiver

Based on ActiveCore® Platform, AVQ1020 is a monitoring receiver for all major digital terrestrial broadcasting standards including proprietary modulation schemes. It has been designed as an easy-to-use and cost-effective solution for monitoring digital transmitter systems performance. The receiver can be integrated into a transmitter system for remote monitoring applications or used as a stand-alone unit during design verification, production tests, and system calibration.

Specs

Technical Specification:

Supported Standards1: ATSC1.0, ATSC3.02, ISDB-T/Tb, DVB-T/T2, DAB/DAB+, DTMB
Main signal input "RFin":
Connector: 50 Ohm, N-type
Input Level: 0 .. -50 dBm, -20 dBm optimum
Frequency range: 50 .. 1000 MHz
Frequency tuning step: 10 Hz
Analyzed bandwidth: ≥ 50 MHz
Reference frequency:
1 PPS: LVTTL, BNC
10 MHz: 50 Ohm, 1Vp-p, sine, BNC
Control and Monitor ports:
Ethernet: 10/100/1000 Fast Ethernet, RJ45
Serial: RS232, DB9M
Relay ports (x2): Dry contacts, DB9F
Power supply: 110-250V, 50/60Hz AC
Operating temperature: 0 .. 50°C
Dimensions: 1U - 48.3cm x 33cm x 4.3cm (19" x 13" x 1.7")
1 - Subject to licensing;
2 - Available in Q3 2018

Measurements and Metrics:

  • » RF signal level and its variations;
  • » Signal statistic: MER/SNR, signal RMS, PAR, maximum peak value, signal CCDF, peak compression ratio;
  • » Frequency spectrum including the spectrum tilt, amplitude ripple, shoulder attenuation;
  • » Signal bandwidth and standard specific parameters;
  • » Effects of the transmission system non-linearity in terms of AM-AM/AM-PM curves measured on the broadcasted signal;
  • » Linear distortions found in the output RF signal - group delay and frequency response;
  • » Multipath echo and feedback interference detection, estimation and visualization.

Applications:

  • » Digital transmitter/repeater performance 24/7 monitor;
  • » Remote monitoring for broadcasting repeater system network;
  • » Test and design verification equipment;
  • » Signal analyzer for a wide variety of applications;
  • » R & D;
  • » In-field and production testing.

Documents

Screenshots

AVQ1020ATSC - Spectrum

AVQ1020 Spectrum Plot with In-band Interference

AVQ1020 - Non-linear distortions - AM-AM/AM-PM Diagram

AVQ1020 Non-Linear Distortions - AM-AM/AM-PM Diagram

AVQ1020 Linear Distortion - Channel Response

AVQ1020 Linear Distortion - Channel Response

AVQ1020 Constellation

AVQ1020 Constellation

AVQ1020 Group Delay

AVQ1020 Group Delay

AVQ1020 Statistics

AVQ1020 Statistics

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April 8 - 11, 2019
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News

Dec 11, 2018

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Nov 02, 2018

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