R&S®SMM100A vector signal generator

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R&S®SMM100A vector signal generator
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Key facts

  • Frequency range from 100 kHz to 44 GHz
  • Internal RF modulation bandwidth up to 1 GHz
  • Excellent modulation frequency response, EVM and ACPR
  • 5G NR signal generation for FR1 and FR2
  • Ready for future WLAN requirements for frequency and bandwidth  

Midrange vector signal generator with mmWave testing capabilities

The R&S®SMM100A vector signal generator provides remarkably good RF characteristics across the entire frequency range from 100 kHz to 44 GHz. The instrument covers the bands below 6 GHz used by existing wireless
standards as well as the newly defined bands for 5G NR FR1 and Wi-Fi 6E up to 7.125 GHz and the 5G NR FR2 bands up to 44 GHz.
The internal baseband generator in the R&S®SMM100A supports a maximum RF modulation bandwidth of 1 GHz. Digitally modulated broadband signals can thus be generated as required by the prevalent wireless standards. The R&S®SMM100A is well prepared for future bandwidth requirements.

Features & benefits

Excellent SSB phase noise and EVM performance

For the R&S®SMM100A vector signal generator, SSB phase noise of < –129 dBc is specified at an RF frequency of 1 GHz with a 20 kHz offset. The typical value of –134 dBc is even 5 dB lower. Beside its excellent RF performance, it also exhibits outstanding modulation characteristics at higher frequencies.
  For example, the R&S®SMM100A delivers impressive EVM performance of < –42 dB (0.8 %) at an RF frequency of 28 GHz for a 100 MHz 5G NR signal in accordance with 3GPP test model 3.1.

Measured EVM performance
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Measured EVM performance

Measured EVM for a 100 MHz 5G NR signal, 3GPP TM 3.1, 28 GHz carrier frequency

Extremely flat frequency response

The frequency response of a signal within the modulation bandwidth also has a major influence on the achievable EVM performance. It is thus essential to minimize this parameter in magnitude and phase across the entire RF frequency range of the generator. 
  Intelligent compensation is provided for internal influences of the R&S®SMM100A on the frequency response. The R&S®SMM100A thus attains a measured magnitude frequency response of < 0.4 dB over the entire RF modulation bandwidth of 1 GHz.

Measured I/Q modulation frequency response
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Measured I/Q modulation frequency response

Discover scalability

In the basic configuration, the R&S®SMM100A supports a maximum RF modulation bandwidth of 120 MHz. Depending on the requirements, this can be extended up to 1 GHz by installing a license key. With similar flexibility, the ARB memory can be extended from 64 Msample up to a maximum of 2 Gsample. 
  Additionally the R&S®SMM100A is available with various frequency options up to a maximum frequency of 44 GHz. This allows users to precisely configure the R&S®SMM100A to meet their actual requirements.

Overview of important software and hardware options
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Overview of important software and hardware options

Discover usability

  • Convenient operation via 8.4" touchscreen
  • Structured and intuitive user interface presented in the form of a block diagram
  • Graphical signal monitoring in real time at different points within the overall signal flow path
  • Automation made easy with context-sensitive help system and built-in SCPI macro recorder with code generator

Graphical signal monitoring in real time
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Graphical signal monitoring in real time

Mobile communications standards

The R&S®SMM100A is well suited for generation of signals in compliance with the most important wireless communications standards and is the perfect signal generator for 5G NR base station conformance testing.
  When equipped with the R&S®SMM-B1044 frequency option, the instrument covers 5G NR frequency ranges FR1 up to 7.125 GHz and FR2 up to 44 GHz. Together with the bandwidth extension to 1 GHz, the instrument can handle the increased requirements for signal bandwidth in 5G applications.

Test case wizard for 5G New radio
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Test case wizard for 5G New radio

The 5G NR test case wizard allows the R&S®SMM100A to be conveniently and cleverly configured for BTS tests in line with 3GPP TS 38.141.

Ready for the next Wi-Fi generations

WLAN is also following the trend toward higher frequencies and larger bandwidths. For Wi-Fi 6E, the frequency range between 5.8 GHz and 7.125 GHz will be used. For future WLAN standards such as IEEE 802.11be, a signal bandwidth of 320 MHz has already been specified.
  With the R&S®SMM-B1007 frequency option up to 7.5 GHz and the R&S®SMM-K524 bandwidth extension to 500 MHz, the R&S®SMM100A is the ideal signal  generator for WLAN testing of components, modules and devices.

EVM measurement of a IEEE 802.11ac WLAN signal
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EVM measurement of a IEEE 802.11ac WLAN signal

High rate pulse (HRP) ultrawideband (UWB)

The R&S®SMM100A is ideally suited for HRP UWB receiver testing. The instrument covers the frequency range up to 10.6 GHz and with the RF modulation badwidth of 500 MHz, signals can be generated on the most important channels.
  The R&S®SMM-K149 HRP UWB baseband option supports signal generation for the three specified modes: HRP UWB from IEEE 802.15.4a-2015 as well as the BPRF mode and the HPRF mode for enhanced ranging devices (ERDEF) from IEEE 802.15.4z.

HRP UWB signal generation with R&S®SMM-K149 option
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HRP UWB signal generation with R&S®SMM-K149 option

Available options

Frequency options
Product
Description
R&S®SMM-B1006

Order number 1440.9009.02

Description

100 kHz to 6 GHz

R&S®SMM-B1007

Order number 1440.9109.02

Description

100 kHz to 7.5 GHz

R&S®SMM-B1012

Order number 1440.9209.02

Description

100 kHz to 12.75 GHz

R&S®SMM-B1020

Order number 1440.9309.02

Description

100 kHz to 20 GHz

R&S®SMM-B1031

Order number 1440.9409.02

Description

100 kHz to 31.8 GHz

R&S®SMM-B1044

Order number 1440.9509.02

Description

100 kHz to 44 GHz

R&S®SMM-B1044N

Order number 1440.9609.02

Description

100 kHz to 44 GHz I/Q modulation bandwidth and minimum pulse width limited

Reference oscillator options
Product
Description
R&S®SMM-K703

Order number 1441.1301.02

Description

100 MHz, 1 GHz ultra low noise reference input/output

R&S®SMM-K704

Order number 1441.1318.02

Description

Flexible reference input (1 MHz to 100 MHz)

Analog modulation options
Product
Description
R&S®SMM-K22

Order number 1441.1330.02

Description

Pulse Modulator

R&S®SMM-K23

Order number 1441.1347.02

Description

High-Performance Pulse Generator

R&S®SMM-K24

Order number 1441.1353.02

Description

Multifunction Generator

R&S®SMM-K720

Order number 1441.1324.02

Description

AM/FM/PM

Other options
Product
Description
R&S®SMM-B90

Order number 1440.9709.02

Description

Phase Coherence

Baseband
Product
Description
R&S®SMM-B9

Order number 1440.9809.02

Description

Baseband generator with ARB (64 Msample, 120 MHz RF bandwidth)

R&S®SMM-K511

Order number 1441.1260.02

Description

ARB memory extension to 512 Msample

R&S®SMM-K17

Order number 1441.2143.02

Description

Differential analog I/Q outputs

R&S®SMM-K512

Order number 1441.1276.02

Description

ARB memory extension to 1 Gsample

R&S®SMM-K513

Order number 1441.2120.02

Description

ARB memory extension to 2 Gsample

R&S®SMM-K520

Order number 1441.2114.02

Description

Baseband real-time extension

R&S®SMM-K523

Order number 1441.2108.02

Description

Baseband extension to 240 MHz RF bandwidth

R&S®SMM-K524

Order number 1441.2095.02

Description

Baseband extension to 500 MHz RF bandwidth

R&S®SMM-K525

Order number 1441.2089.02

Description

Baseband extension to 1 GHz RF bandwidth

Baseband enhancements
Product
Description
R&S®SMM-K80

Order number 1441.2066.02

Description

Bit error rate tester

R&S®SMM-K540

Order number 1441.2050.02

Description

Envelope tracking

R&S®SMM-K541

Order number 1441.2043.02

Description

AM/AM, AM/PM predistortion

R&S®SMM-K544

Order number 1441.2037.02

Description

User-defined frequency response correction

R&S®SMM-K548

Order number 1441.1130.02

Description

Crest factor reduction

R&S®SMM-K553

Order number 1441.1147.02

Description

Frontend control

Cellular
Product
Description

Order number 1441.1730.02

Description

5G NR Release 15

Order number 1441.2166.02

Description

5G NR Release 16

Order number 1441.1924.02

Description

LTE Release 8

Order number 1441.1882.02

Description

LTE Release 9

Order number 1441.1876.02

Description

LTE Release 10

Order number 1441.1847.02

Description

LTE Release 11

Order number 1441.1830.02

Description

LTE Release 12

Order number 1441.1776.02

Description

LTE Release 13/14/15

Order number 1441.1030.02

Description

U-Plane generation

Order number 1441.1818.02

Description

Cellular IoT Release 13

Order number 1441.1747.02

Description

Cellular IoT Release 14

Order number 1441.1247.02

Description

Cellular IoT Release 15

Order number 1441.2008.02

Description

3GPP FDD

Order number 1441.1899.02

Description

3GPP FDD HSPA/HSPA+, enhanced BS/MS tests

Order number 1441.2020.02

Description

GSM/EDGE

Order number 1441.2014.02

Description

EDGE Evolution

Order number 1441.1999.02

Description

CDMA2000® inkl. 1xEV-DV

Order number 1441.1982.02

Description

1xEV-DO Rev. A

Order number 1441.1853.02

Description

1xEV-DO Rev. B

Order number 1441.1960.02

Description

TD-SCDMA

Order number 1441.1953.02

Description

TD-SCDMA enhanced BS/MS tests

Order number 1441.1360.02

Description

5G NR Release 15 (WinIQSIM2™)

Order number 1441.2172.02

Description

5G NR Release 16 (WinIQSIM2™)

Order number 1441.1601.02

Description

LTE Release 8 (WinIQSIM2™)

Order number 1441.1530.02

Description

LTE Release 9 (WinIQSIM2™)

Order number 1441.1524.02

Description

LTE Release 10 (WinIQSIM2™)

Order number 1441.1453.02

Description

LTE Release 11 (WinIQSIM2™)

Order number 1441.1447.02

Description

LTE Release 12 (WinIQSIM2™)

Order number 1441.1382.02

Description

LTE Release 13/14/15 (WinIQSIM2™)

Order number 1441.1424.02

Description

Cellular IoT Release 13 (WinIQSIM2™)

Order number 1441.1253.02

Description

Cellular IoT Release 14 (WinIQSIM2™)

Order number 1441.1230.02

Description

Cellular IoT Release 15 (WinIQSIM2™)

Order number 1441.1701.02

Description

3GPP FDD (WinIQSIM2™)

Order number 1441.1547.02

Description

3GPP FDD HSPA/HSPA+, enhanced BS/MS tests (WinIQSIM2™)

Order number 1441.1724.02

Description

GSM/EDGE (WinIQSIM2™)

Order number 1441.1718.02

Description

EDGE Evolution (WinIQSIM2™)

Order number 1441.1682.02

Description

CDMA2000® inkl. 1xEV-DV (WinIQSIM2™)

Order number 1441.1676.02

Description

1xEV-DO Rev. A (WinIQSIM2™)

Order number 1441.1501.02

Description

1xEV-DO Rev. B (WinIQSIM2™)

Order number 1441.1653.02

Description

TD-SCDMA (WinIQSIM2™)

Order number 1441.1647.02

Description

TD-SCDMA enhanced (WinIQSIM2™)

Wireless connectivity
Product
Description

Order number 1441.1930.02

Description

IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/j/p

Order number 1441.1860.02

Description

IEEE 802.11ac

Order number 1441.1753.02

Description

IEEE 802.11ax

Order number 1441.1053.02

Description

IEEE 802.11be

Order number 1441.1224.02

Description

DFS Signal Generation (R&S®Pulse Sequencer software DFS)

Order number 1441.1918.02

Description

Bluetooth® EDR

Order number 1441.1799.02

Description

Bluetooth® 5.x

Order number 1441.1160.02

Description

NFC A/B/F

Order number 1441.1760.02

Description

LoRa®

R&S®SMM-K149

Order number 1441.1099.02

Description

HRP UWB

R&S®SMM-K114

Order number 1441.1824.02

Description

OFDM Signal Generation

Order number 1441.1618.02

Description

IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/j/p (WinIQSIM2™)

Order number 1441.1518.02

Description

IEEE 802.11ac (WinIQSIM2™)

Order number 1441.1376.02

Description

IEEE 802.11ax (WinIQSIM2™)

Order number 1441.1401.02

Description

Bluetooth® 5.x (WinIQSIM2™)

Order number 1441.1599.02

Description

Bluetooth® EDR (WinIQSIM2™)

Order number 1441.1499.02

Description

NFC A/B/F WinIQSIM2™

Order number 1441.1182.02

Description

LoRa® (WinIQSIM2™)

R&S®SMM-K449

Order number 1441.1101.02

Description

HRP UWB (WinIQSIM2™)

R&S®SMM-K414

Order number 1441.1430.02

Description

OFDM Signal Generation (WinIQSIM2™)

Navigation
Product
Description

Order number 1441.1699.02

Description

GPS, 1 satellite (WinIQSIM2™)

Order number 1441.1476.02

Description

Modernized GPS, 1 satellite (WinIQSIM2™)

Order number 1441.1560.02

Description

Galileo, 1 satellite (WinIQSIM2™)

Order number 1441.1482.02

Description

GLONASS, 1 satellite (WinIQSIM2™)

Order number 1441.1460.02

Description

BeiDou 1 satellite (WinIQSIM2™)

Order number 1441.1176.02

Description

Modernized BeiDou, 1 satellite (WinIQSIM2™)

Order number 1441.1199.02

Description

IRNSS, 1 satellite (WinIQSIM2™)

Broadcast
Product
Description

Order number 1441.1630.02

Description

DVB-H/DVB-T (WinIQSIM2™)

Order number 1441.1624.02

Description

DAB/T-DMB (WinIQSIM2™)

SatCom
Product
Description

Order number 1441.1418.02

Description

DVB-S2 / DVB-S2X (WinIQSIM2™)

Waveform package
Product
Description
R&S®SMM-K200

Order number 1441.1124.71

Description

1 waveform for signals from R&S®WinIQSIM2™

R&S®SMM-K200

Order number 1441.1124.72

Description

5 waveform for signals from R&S®WinIQSIM2™

R&S®SMM-K200

Order number 1441.1124.75

Description

50 waveform for signals from R&S®WinIQSIM2™

Multi carrier CW and noise
Product
Description
R&S®SMM-K61

Order number 1441.1901.02

Description

Multicarrier CW Signal Generation

R&S®SMM-K62

Order number 1441.2072.02

Description

Additive white Gaussian noise (AWGN)

R&S®SMM-K261

Order number 1441.1582.02

Description

Multicarrier CW Signal Generation (WinIQSIM2™)

R&S®SMM-K262

Order number 1441.1576.02

Description

Additive white Gaussian noise (AWGN) (WinIQSIM2™)

R&S®SMM-K811

Order number 1441.1047.02

Description

Notched signals for noise power ratio measurements, R&S®SMM-B9 required

Extras
Product
Description
R&S®ZZA-KN4

Order number 1175.3033.00

Description

19" rack adapter for mounting a 19" housing 4 RU high in a standard 19" rack

R&S®TS-USB1

Order number 6124.2531.00

Description

USB serial adapter for RS-232 remote control

R&S®DIGIQ-HS

Order number 3641.2948.03

Description

Cable for HS Digital I/Q Interface, 3 m, for connecting R&S®GX470 and R&S®SMW200A

R&S®SMM-K980

Order number 1441.1118.02

Description

HUMS

Health and Utilization Monitoring Service

Documentation
Product
Description
R&S®DCV-2

Order number 0240.2193.18

Description

Documentation of Calibration Values

R&S®ACASMM100A

Order number 3598.6993.03

Description

R&S®SMM100A accredited calibration, for instruments with R&S®B1006 6 GHz frequency option

R&S®ACASMM100A

Order number 3598.7019.03

Description

R&S®SMM100A accredited calibration, for instruments with R&S®B1007 7.5 GHz frequency option

R&S®ACASMM100A

Order number 3598.7002.03

Description

R&S®SMM100A accredited calibration, for instruments with R&S®B1012/-B1020/-B1031/-B1044/ -B1044N 12.75 GHz/20 GHz/31.8 GHz/44 GHz frequency options

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